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California College San Diego (CCSD)

2820 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 300, San Diego, CA

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

  • Phone: (619) 295-5785 x1502

Financial Aid Office

  • Phone: (619) 295-5785 x1506

School Map

School Map of California College San Diego
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California College San Diego operates as a private career school dedicated to offering a practical education for students located in and around San Diego. Students can pick from several areas of study, including:

  • Health and Clinical Professions
  • Business and Marketing Studies
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Visual and Performing Arts

Over the past several years California College San Diego has awarded degrees to more than 430 students with a graduation rate of around 53%. CCSD offers more than ten different programs available to students, including degrees as high as a Master's degree. The more popular programs are listed below:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Business Administration
  • Healthcare Administration

To help support students, California College San Diego may provide support services like:

  • Online classes
  • Classes offered on nights and weekends
  • Remedial courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Work study style employment
  • Assistance to find work

The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges has accredited the education provided by California College San Diego for over thirty-three straight years. Get more information by visiting the school's official website, where you can learn about classes offered, financial aid & tuition, and disclosures.

Programs Offered

Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

Health and Clinical Professions

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The cost of attendance is approximately $23,000 per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. Student who wish to obtain more information regarding financial aid may contact the school's financial aid office at (619) 295-5785 x1506, which has information regarding types of aid, forms and more. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact CCSD for more information.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • The estimated tuition range is around $17,000-$20,000 per year

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $17,000 per year for graduate students

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid96%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships74%$3,008
Receiving Student Loans82%$20,783

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 20%.

Other Career Colleges Nearby

The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to California College San Diego.

IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.