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Study at Citrus College

Citrus College is a community college established in 1915 by educator Floyd S. Hayden. The college enrolls close to 12, 000 students every year. Associate degrees and certificate programs in arts, sciences, performing arts, and business are awarded to the students of Citrus College. Apart from this, there are also distance education and continuing education programs.

The Citrus College athletics teams go by the name of Fighting Owls, and the team colors are blue and white. There are separate men's and women's teams for basketball, golf, soccer and water polo. The college also has baseball, cross-country, football, softball, volleyball, swimming and track and field teams.

Profile of Citrus College

The campus of Citrus College is in Glendora, California. which is a large suburb. The school is a public institution. Degrees at Citrus College include, at the school's highest level, the Associate's degree.

Course Topics

The school is known for its programs in music, science, art studies, and beauty and cosmetology.

Citrus College Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Citrus College an attractive choice for many applicants. Many applicants are from out of state, an indication of the quality or special character of the school.


Citrus College has a tenure system for senior faculty. The full-time faculty at the school is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student Enrolment

In 2007, Citrus College had 11, 467 students enrolled (7, 147 full-time equivalent). The school has a large minority student population.

Citrus College Tuition and Affordability

Citrus College is a relative bargain, with lower tuition and fees than most schools offering similar degrees.

Citrus College Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts420social services, liberal arts and sciences, English language and literature, library science
Beauty and Cosmetology237cosmetology
Business and Management135business, accounting, business management, sales and marketing
Science123biological and physical sciences
Nursing and Emergency Medicine86licensed practical nurse, EMT paramedic, home health aide, registered nursing, nursing assistant
Art Studies68visual and performing arts
Security and Law Enforcement53criminal justice and police
Mechanics and Repair43diesel mechanics, automobile mechanics, electrical installation and repair, autobody repair, small engine mechanics
Medical Support and Technology19dental assistant, medical assistant, health service and sciences
Music16music management
Conservation and Resource Management11forestry
Engineering Technician11water quality and recycling tech, architectural drafting, drafting, HVAC tech
Family and Social Work9child development
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy7health and physical Education
Construction Trades5construction trades
Photography and Commercial Art2photography, commercial art
office and Administration1administrative assistant, office management
Drama and Performing Arts1dance courses, theatre design
Computer Science and Engineering0system administration, computer graphics
Design0graphic design
Media0digital communications
Medical administration0health unit coordinator
Education and Teaching0early childhood special ed
Fine Arts0ceramics
Medicine0health professions

Contact: Citrus College

Citrus College

1000 W Foothill Blvd

Glendora, California 91741-1899

General Phone: (626) 963-0323


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