Crafton Hills College, located in Yucaipa, California, was founded to serve residents in east San Bernardino County. The school is one of 112 that comprise the California Community College System, a collection of two year colleges dedicated to providing local educational opportunities to residents of their service area. The school serves 6200 students annually, and the relatively small class size allows for more student teacher interaction and a greater amount of personalized education. The school is dedicated to providing a high quality education to residents of the community through variety of classes, services and programs.
Crafton Hills College offers a varied number of dedicated programs that result in an associate degree or certificate. Students are able to choose a program of study that best suits their academic or career goals. Academic transfer programs allow for the completion of the completion of the freshman and sophomore years of a bachelors degree followed by transfer to a four year institution. Transfer to a public California college or university is made easier through agreements in place with schools throughout the state. It is recommended that students wishing to transfer to a private or out of state school meet with a counselor to outline a curriculum that best meets the requirements of the student's intended schools.
Career and technical programs provide students with an education in one of many typically high demand fields usually within the schools service are. Such programs provide the training, skills, and knowledge necessary to operate as a professional in that field upon completion. Such programs typically take between one and two years to complete, resulting in an associate degree or certificate. Students enrolled in such a program will combine traditional classroom education with experience building practical courses allowing graduates to seek employment immediately after graduation. Some fields may require certification or licensure.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
As an open enrollment institution, students interested in enrollment at Crafton Hills College are required to meet the minimum requirements for admission. Those students who meet the requirements will be admitted upon submission of a completed application combined with transcripts and test scores. Students may be required to take a placement test to determine which general education courses they will have to take. Students are encouraged to participate in orientation and meet with a counselor to outline a curriculum and choose a programs of study.
Financial aid is available in the form of loans, grants and work study programs. Students in need of financial assistance must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the information from which will be used to determine financial need, aid program eligibility, and monetary awards. Financial aid must be reapplied for prior to the start of each academic year, and students may be asked to provide additional financial documentation to ensure the accuracy of the FAFSA prior to the disbursement of funds. Crafton Hills College Students will be provided a Sallie Mae debit card used to draw and keep track of funds.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $12,200. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $1,100-$1,300
- Out-of-State: $5,900-$7,085
- Part-time students are charged:
- State Residents: $46-$55 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $250-$300 per credit unit
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 per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||70%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||70%||$4,367|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Crafton Hills College may offer services including:
- Online classes
- Remedial courses
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
- Assisting students to find work
- Day care
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges often times offer both career training courses and curriculum to help students transfer out to a 4-year college or university, that is why we include how CHC compares for both graduation and transfer rates against other community colleges in San Bernardino County and community colleges in California in total.
|CHC||San Bernardino County||California|
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Crafton Hills College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Family and Consumer Sciences
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Crafton Hills College.
- Moreno Valley College in Moreno Valley, CA (12 miles away)
- San Bernardino Valley College in San Bernardino, CA (12 miles away)
- Mt. San Jacinto Community College District in San Jacinto, CA (18 miles away)
- Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga, CA (28 miles away)
- Norco College in Norco, CA (28 miles away)