Sacramento City College

Sacramento, CA 95822

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

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

Out-of-state tuition and fees for academic year 2016-2017 were $6,600 and $1,104 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio27:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate64%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN
  2. LPN to ADN
  3. LPN

    The Sacramento City College Vocational Nursing Program is approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians.

    The program is a three semester, 53 unit program which prepares a student to be eligible to apply for the National Licensing Examination to be licensed as a Vocational Nurse.

    Clinicals are offred by hospitals in the area.

    Admission Requirements:

    1. High School Diploma or GED
    2. Completion of pre-requisite courses with the required grades
    3. Submit to criminal background check, health evaluation, immunizations and drug screening
    4. Current  CPR certification 

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 35
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 62
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Associate's degree 23

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Sacramento City College

Charles A Jones Career and Education Center
3.24 miles away
American River College
10.83 miles away
San Joaquin Valley College - Rancho Cordova
12.02 miles away
Sierra College
22.94 miles away
San Joaquin Delta College
38.95 miles away
Kaplan College - Stockton
39.29 miles away
Solano Community College
40.06 miles away
Yuba College
40.41 miles away
Los Medanos College
42.1 miles away
Carrington College California - Antioch
42.63 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1952 - Current



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,527
30k to 48k$7,748
48k to 75k$10,525
75k to 110k$12,978
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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 $275.00

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
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Race/ethnicity unknown
American Indian or Alaska Native

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Sacramento City College
3835 Freeport Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95822

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