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Study at Sacramento City College

Founded in 1916, Sacramento City College, also referred to as SCC, is a two-year community college located in Sacramento, California. It is part of the Los Rios Community College District and is the seventh oldest public community college in California. The college enrolls more than 22, 000 students every term. SCC offers a wide variety of degrees, programs and certificates in diverse fields of study.

"The Express" is the student-run newspaper. The sports teams of SCC are known as the Panthers. Alumni of the college include Michael James Adams, aviator and NASA astronaut; Donnell Alexander, journalist and author of "Ghetto Celebrity"; and Kurt Edward Fishback, photographer.

Profile of Sacramento City College

Sacramento City College is located in a large city, in Sacramento, California. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at Sacramento City College top out at the Associate's degree.

Course Topics

Students at the school often study media.

Sacramento City College Selectivity

Sacramento City College maintains an open-admission policy.


The school's tenure system is geared toward rewarding and keeping the most valuable professors. By paying its faculty better than most schools, Sacramento City College tries to attract and retain a high quality teaching staff.

Student Enrolment

The school offers classes to 24, 596 students (13, 124 full-time equivalent). Minorities are common at Sacramento City College.

Sacramento City College Tuition and Affordability

Tuition is fairly low at the school.

Sacramento City College Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts531social services, liberal arts and sciences, sociology, speech and rhetoric, anthropology, humanities, library assistant, English, . . .
Nursing and Emergency Medicine146registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Business and Management140accounting, business, business management, small business management, sales and marketing, retail, international business
Beauty and Cosmetology85cosmetology
Media64graphic communications, digital communications, advertising, journalism, desktop publishing and imaging
Computer Science and Engineering59computer networking, information technology, computer science, system administration, computer programming, webmastering, computer graphics, database administration, . . .
Science56biological and physical sciences
Medical Support and Technology46dental assistant, dental hygienist
Mechanics and Repair46small engine mechanics, communications install and repair, electrical installation and repair, aircraft maintenance, aircraft powerplant tech, alternative fuel vehicle tech, vehicle maintenance
Family and Social Work37child development, human services, adult development and aging, family and consumer science
Therapy and Counselling35psychology, physical therapist assistant
Engineering Technician35mechanical engineering tech, electromechanical tech, drafting, water quality and recycling tech, surveying tech, quality control tech, HVAC tech, manufacturing tech
office and Administration28office management, administrative assistant, data entry
Transportation26ground transportation
Art Studies23art studies, visual and performing arts
Photography and Commercial Art12commercial photography
Music12music management, music
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy10occupational therapist assistant, health and physical Education
Security and Law Enforcement4corrections, security and loss prevention, criminal justice and police
Real Estate and Construction Management3real estate
Conservation and Resource Management2environmental studies
Construction Trades2apparel and textile manufacture, apparel and textile marketing
Drama and Performing Arts2theatre design, drama
Education and Teaching1special ed, teacher aide

Contact: Sacramento City College

Sacramento City College

3835 Freeport Blvd

Sacramento, California 95822-1386

General Phone: (916) 558-2111

http://www.scc. losrios.edu/

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