Chaffey College

Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737

Located in Rancho Cucamonga, California, Chaffey College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 years to complete.

Chaffey College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Chaffey College's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,104 and fees $65. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,456 and $65 respectively.


Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio25:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate73%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN
  2. LPN to ADN
  3. LPN

    The Chaffey College Vocational Nurse program is approved by the State of California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT). The program is designed to enable VN’s to function in acute and extended care facilities.

    The LVN program is a one and a half year program in length which begins in the fall and spring semesters consisting of in classroom lectures and laboratory instruction in actual clinical settings.

    Admission Requirements:

    1. Submit Official High School transcripts or GED equivalency certificate
    2. Submit all official college transcripts
    3. Pre-requisites courses: Anatomy and Physiology, or Human Anatomy and Human Physiology
    4. CNA certification (or completion of Nursing Assistant courses)

    All applications documents should be submitted between October and the 1st of March.

    Successful applicants who met the requirements for the program will receive a letter to attend mandatory orientation session.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 28
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 63
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Associate's degree 20
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training LPN-to-RN/LPN-to-ADN Degree 34

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Chaffey College

San Bernardino Valley College
15.36 miles away
Riverside City College
16.38 miles away
Mt San Antonio College
17.04 miles away
Citrus College
17.86 miles away
Hacienda La Puente Adult Education
23.93 miles away
Victor Valley College
28.63 miles away
Pasadena City College
31.15 miles away
East Los Angeles College
33.73 miles away
Cypress College
33.95 miles away
Downey Adult School
34.85 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1952 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
01/01/1978 - Current



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$8,177
30k to 48k$8,732
48k to 75k$11,084
75k to 110k$12,068
Over 110k--
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $46.00 $269.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Chaffey College
5885 Haven Ave
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737

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