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Design Schools in California

There are 128 California schools offering design programs. In 2010, 5,665 students graduated with degrees from California design schools. 2,335 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 2,216 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 5,405 students graduate from design programs in this state each year. This accounts for around 18% of design students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, 869 students graduated with design certificates, 2,216 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,335 with a bachelor's level degree, and 245 with a degree at the master's level.

128 design schools are located in this state. Of these, while 73 schools are public, 55 schools are private. Public design school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,958, while tuition at a private design school varies from $7,620 to $41,130.

Average tuition for design programs is $19,055. While the highest tuition for design programs, which is $41,130 every year, is at Pitzer College, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,807 each year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

Design schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Design Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

On average, 5,405 students graduate from design programs in this state each year. This accounts for around 18% of design students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, 869 students graduated with design certificates, 2,216 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,335 with a bachelor's level degree, and 245 with a degree at the master's level.

Design Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 764
  • Certificate 2007: 1040
  • Certificate 2008: 1030
  • Certificate 2009: 892
  • Certificate 2010: 869
  • Associate 2006: 1658
  • Associate 2007: 1771
  • Associate 2008: 1902
  • Associate 2009: 2071
  • Associate 2010: 2216
  • Bachelor 2006: 1594
  • Bachelor 2007: 1883
  • Bachelor 2008: 2067
  • Bachelor 2009: 2091
  • Bachelor 2010: 2335
  • Master 2006: 120
  • Master 2007: 113
  • Master 2008: 146
  • Master 2009: 167
  • Master 2010: 245

Design Program Availability in California

California schools offer a total of 366 design programs. Of these programs, close to 39.9% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the masters level.

Design Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 116
  • Associate: 146
  • Bachelor: 90
  • Master: 14

Interior Designers — Salary by Percentile

Interior Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26190
  • 25th Percentile: 36530
  • Median: 50880
  • 75th Percentile: 71810
  • 90th Percentile: 90290

Designers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Designers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26090
  • 25th Percentile: 38190
  • Median: 47130
  • 75th Percentile: 71930
  • 90th Percentile: 100490

Floral Designers — Salary by Percentile

Floral Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18700
  • 25th Percentile: 21700
  • Median: 26110
  • 75th Percentile: 32170
  • 90th Percentile: 39100

Fashion Designers — Salary by Percentile

Fashion Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32650
  • 25th Percentile: 42680
  • Median: 63740
  • 75th Percentile: 85790
  • 90th Percentile: 125980

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Salary by Percentile

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36250
  • 25th Percentile: 43110
  • Median: 61450
  • 75th Percentile: 82890
  • 90th Percentile: 106820

Set and Exhibit Designers — Salary by Percentile

Set and Exhibit Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27170
  • 25th Percentile: 34230
  • Median: 55430
  • 75th Percentile: 71710
  • 90th Percentile: 94300

Video Game Designers — Salary by Percentile

Video Game Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42130
  • 25th Percentile: 59680
  • Median: 82330
  • 75th Percentile: 105820
  • 90th Percentile: 128520

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17500
  • 25th Percentile: 18280
  • Median: 19670
  • 75th Percentile: 26850
  • 90th Percentile: 36310

Graphic Designers — Salary by Percentile

Graphic Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30320
  • 25th Percentile: 39290
  • Median: 51940
  • 75th Percentile: 70370
  • 90th Percentile: 91100

Interior Designers — Employment Trend

Interior Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47670
  • Median Salary 2007: 51520
  • Median Salary 2008: 50280
  • Median Salary 2009: 52290
  • Median Salary 2010: 50880
  • Total Employed 2006: 5010
  • Total Employed 2007: 5560
  • Total Employed 2008: 6500
  • Total Employed 2009: 5700
  • Total Employed 2010: 5360

Designers, All Other — Employment Trend

Designers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45290
  • Median Salary 2007: 41060
  • Median Salary 2008: 39370
  • Median Salary 2009: 38640
  • Median Salary 2010: 47130
  • Total Employed 2006: 2120
  • Total Employed 2007: 2570
  • Total Employed 2008: 2250
  • Total Employed 2009: 2060
  • Total Employed 2010: 1290

Floral Designers — Employment Trend

Floral Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 23690
  • Median Salary 2007: 26490
  • Median Salary 2008: 26780
  • Median Salary 2009: 27420
  • Median Salary 2010: 26110
  • Total Employed 2006: 5270
  • Total Employed 2007: 5280
  • Total Employed 2008: 4750
  • Total Employed 2009: 3510
  • Total Employed 2010: 3060

Video Game Designers — Employment Trend

Video Game Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70080
  • Median Salary 2007: 73050
  • Median Salary 2008: 77360
  • Median Salary 2009: 78070
  • Median Salary 2010: 82330
  • Total Employed 2006: 29400
  • Total Employed 2007: 29970
  • Total Employed 2008: 30300
  • Total Employed 2009: 30840
  • Total Employed 2010: 24150

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Employment Trend

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59800
  • Median Salary 2007: 65380
  • Median Salary 2008: 66220
  • Median Salary 2009: 66450
  • Median Salary 2010: 61450
  • Total Employed 2006: 4120
  • Total Employed 2007: 4180
  • Total Employed 2008: 3620
  • Total Employed 2009: 2820
  • Total Employed 2010: 2770

Set and Exhibit Designers — Employment Trend

Set and Exhibit Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57870
  • Median Salary 2007: 57750
  • Median Salary 2008: 50930
  • Median Salary 2009: 52360
  • Median Salary 2010: 55430
  • Total Employed 2006: 1580
  • Total Employed 2007: 1710
  • Total Employed 2008: 1660
  • Total Employed 2009: 1660
  • Total Employed 2010: 2330

Fashion Designers — Employment Trend

Fashion Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57930
  • Median Salary 2007: 60450
  • Median Salary 2008: 64690
  • Median Salary 2009: 69480
  • Median Salary 2010: 63740
  • Total Employed 2006: 3550
  • Total Employed 2007: 4020
  • Total Employed 2008: 3900
  • Total Employed 2009: 4050
  • Total Employed 2010: 3990

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 17860
  • Median Salary 2007: 18670
  • Median Salary 2008: 19330
  • Median Salary 2009: 19680
  • Median Salary 2010: 19670
  • Total Employed 2006: 1640
  • Total Employed 2007: 2020
  • Total Employed 2008: 2210
  • Total Employed 2009: 1570
  • Total Employed 2010: 1270

Graphic Designers — Employment Trend

Graphic Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46560
  • Median Salary 2007: 48490
  • Median Salary 2008: 50520
  • Median Salary 2009: 51370
  • Median Salary 2010: 51940
  • Total Employed 2006: 27080
  • Total Employed 2007: 28390
  • Total Employed 2008: 30340
  • Total Employed 2009: 27990
  • Total Employed 2010: 26390

California vs National Design Employment

California vs National Design Employment

  • Employed in California: 13.148% (70610)

Design Schools in California

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1. Sierra College

5000 Rocklin Road
Rocklin, CA 95677-3397
(916) 624-3333

Sierra College offers two design programs. Of those, it offers students one certificate in design and one degree at the associate's level in design. This community college is in the suburbs of Rocklin, California. 19,986 students pursue degrees in 118 Sierra College programs, overall.

2. The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles

2900 31st St
Santa Monica, CA 90405-3035
(310) 752-4700

The Art Institute of California-Los Angeles, which is near the center of the city, is located in Santa Monica, CA. AI-Los Angeles offers three design programs. Of those, AI offers one associate's level degree in design to students and two design degrees at the bachelor's level. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

3. The Art Institute of California - Sacramento

2850 Gateway Oaks Dr-Ste 100
Sacramento, CA 95833
(800) 477-1957

The Art Institute of California-Sacramento is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown. AI-Sacramento offers three design programs. More specifically, students are offered one associate's level design degree by this college and two degrees at the bachelor's level in design. It is one of 14 art colleges in California.

4. Chabot College

25555 Hesperian Blvd
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 723-6600

Chabot College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Hayward, CA. It offers three design programs. Of those, students are offered one certificate in design by this school and two associate's level degrees in design. Overall, 15,084 students seek degrees in 103 programs at this public school.

5. Los Angeles Mission College

13356 Eldridge Avenue
Sylmar, CA 91342-3245
(818) 364-7600

Los Angeles Mission College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Sylmar, CA. This college offers two design programs. Specifically, students are offered one design certificate by this college and one degree at the associate's level in design. This college is a public 2-year institution.

6. The Art Institute of California - Hollywood

5250 Lankershim Blvd
North Hollywood, CA 91601
(818) 299-5100

The Art Institute of California-Hollywood, which is 1.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in North Hollywood, CA. It offers seven programs in design. Out of those, AI-Hollywood offers students two degrees at the associate's level in design and five degrees at the bachelor's level in design. AI-Hollywood is one of 14 art colleges in California. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering design.

7. ITT Technical Institute - Oxnard

2051 Solar Dr Suite 150
Oxnard, CA 93036
(805) 988-0143

ITT Technical Institute-Oxnard is a for-profit 4-year institution. ITT Tech, which is near the center of the city, is located in Oxnard, CA. ITT is one of several campuses. This school offers students eight associates level degrees and eight degrees at the bachelors level. 474 students sought degrees from the 13 programs at this school in 2010. ITT offers subjects including legal assisting, computer animation, and business. ITT is one of 22 technical colleges in California.

8. ITT Technical Institute - Rancho Cordova

10863 Gold Center Dr
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670-6034
(916) 851-3900

ITT Technical Institute-Rancho Cordova is located in Rancho Cordova, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in design. This technical college is a for-profit 4-year institution.

9. Career College Consultants

5015 Eagle Rock Blvd Ste 302
Los Angeles, CA 90041
(323) 254-2203

Career College Consultants, which is 6.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Los Angeles, CA and it offers one program in design. 87 students seek degrees in five Career College Consultants programs, overall.

10. InfoTech Career College

16900 Lakewood Blvd Ste 209
Bellflower, CA 90706
(562) 804-1239

InfoTech Career College is located in the suburbs of Bellflower, California and this school offers one design program. It is a for-profit institution.

11. ITT Technical Institute - San Bernardino

670 E Carnegie Drive
San Bernardino, CA 92408
(909) 806-4600

ITT Technical Institute-San Bernardino offers one design program and ITT is 2.9 miles from the heart of downtown. This technical college is one of 22 technical colleges in California.

12. Cuyamaca College

900 Rancho San Diego Pky
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 660-4000

Cuyamaca College offers two programs in design. More specifically, it offers one design certificate to students and one associate's level design degree. It is in the suburbs of El Cajon, California. 9,907 students pursue degrees in 82 programs at this college, overall.

13. Fashion Careers College

1923 Morena Blvd
San Diego, CA 92110-3555
(619) 275-4700x301

Fashion Careers College, which is 5.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in San Diego, CA. It offers two programs in design. Of those, this school offers students one certificate in design and one associate's level design degree. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

14. ITT Technical Institute - San Diego

9680 Granite Ridge Dr
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 571-8500

ITT Technical Institute-San Diego offers one program in design and this school is 6.7 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 1,654 students pursue degrees in 15 ITT Technical Institute-San Diego programs.

15. San Diego Miramar College

10440 Black Mountain Rd
San Diego, CA 92126-2999
(619) 388-7800

San Diego Miramar College offers two design programs. Out of those, this college offers one design certificate to students and one associate's level design degree. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

16. Ohlone Community College

43600 Mission Blvd
Fremont, CA 94539-0390
(510) 659-6000

Ohlone Community College is located in Fremont, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers four programs in design. Out of those, it offers students two certificates in design and two degrees at the associate's level in design. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

17. ITT Technical Institute - Orange

4000 W. Metropolitian Dr.- Suite 100
Orange, CA 92868
(714) 941-2400

ITT Technical Institute-Orange offers one program in design and ITT is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown. This technical college is one of 22 technical colleges in California.

18. Porterville College

100 E College Ave
Porterville, CA 93257
(559) 791-2200

Founded in 1927, Porterville College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Porterville, CA. Students are offered 21 certificates and 17 degrees at the associates level by this college. 4,320 students sought degrees from the 21 programs at this college in 2010. It offers subjects such as teaching and administrative assistant and secretarial science. This college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

19. The Art Institute of California - Orange County

3601 W Sunflower Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92704
(714) 830-0200

The Art Institute of California-Orange County offers five programs in design. Of those, students are offered one associate's level degree in design by this college and four bachelor's level degrees in design. This college, which is 4.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Santa Ana, CA. 2,135 students seek degrees in 17 AI programs, overall. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of California offering design in terms of programs.

20. The FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - San Francisco

55 Stockton St
San Francisco, CA 94108-5805
(415) 675-5200

The FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-San Francisco is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers four design programs. This school offers four design degrees at the associate's level to students. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering design.

21. ITT Technical Institute - West Covina

1530 W Cameron Ave
West Covina, CA 91790
(626) 813-3681

ITT Technical Institute-West Covina is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of West Covina, California. ITT Tech is one of several campuses. ITT offers six associates level degrees and four bachelors level degrees to students. In 2010, 343 students pursued degrees from the eight programs at this school. It offers subjects such as criminal justice and drafting. ITT is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. This school is one of 22 technical colleges in California.

22. The California Institute of the Arts

24700 W McBean Pky
Valencia, CA 91355-2397
(661) 255-1050

The California Institute of the Arts offers three design programs. Specifically, students are offered one design certificate by this college, one design degree at the bachelor's level, and one master's level degree in design. It is located in the suburbs of Valencia, California. This college is one of 14 art colleges in California.

23. The Design Institute of San Diego

8555 Commerce Ave
San Diego, CA 92121
(858) 566-1200

The Design Institute of San Diego offers one design program.

24. The Art Institute of California - San Diego

7650 Mission Valley Road
San Diego, CA 92108-4423
(866) 275-2422

The Art Institute of California-San Diego offers four programs in design. Of those, it offers students one design degree at the associate's level and three degrees at the bachelor's level in design. It is near the center of the city. It is one of 14 art colleges in California.

25. The Art Center College of Design

1700 Lida St
Pasadena, CA 91103
(626) 396-2200

The Art Center College of Design offers four programs in design. Out of those, it offers two bachelor's level degrees in design to students and two design degrees at the master's level. This college, which is 2.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Pasadena, CA. 1,738 students seek degrees in 11 Art Center College of Design programs, overall.

26. The Otis College of Art and Design

9045 Lincoln Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505
(800) 527-6847

The Otis College of Art and Design is located near Los Angeles, CA. Otis offers six design programs. More specifically, this specialized college offers five bachelor's level design degrees to students and one design degree at the master's level. This college is a 4-year institution.

27. The San Francisco Art Institute

800 Chestnut St
San Francisco, CA 94133-2299
(415) 771-7020

The San Francisco Art Institute offers three design programs. Of those, students are offered one design certificate by SFAI, one bachelor's level design degree, and one master's level design degree. It is near the heart of downtown. 611 students seek degrees in 27 SFAI programs, overall.

28. LA College International

3200 Wilshire Blvd. #400
Los Angeles, CA 90010-1308
(213) 381-3333x1701

LA College International offers one program in design and this school, which is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Los Angeles, CA. Overall, 530 students seek degrees in eight programs at this school.

29. Brooks Institute

1321 Alameda Padre Serra
Santa Barbara, CA 93108
(805) 966-3888

Brooks Institute, which is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Santa Barbara, CA and it offers one design program. 916 students seek degrees in seven programs at Brooks, overall.

30. Folsom Lake College

10 College Parkway
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 608-6572

Folsom Lake College offers four design programs. Out of those, this college offers students two certificates in design and two design degrees at the associate's level. This community college, which is very close to Folsom, California, is located in a rural area. Overall, 8,836 students pursue degrees in 65 programs at this college.

31. Laney College

900 Fallon St
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 834-5740

Laney College, which is 0.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Oakland, CA. This college offers two design programs. More specifically, this public college offers students one design certificate and one associate's level degree in design. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

32. Platt College - Los Angeles

1000 South Fremont Avenue- A9w
Alhambra, CA 91803
(626) 300-5444

Platt College-Los Angeles offers three design programs. Specifically, students are offered one design certificate by it, one degree at the associate's level in design, and one bachelor's level design degree. It is located in the suburbs of Alhambra, California.

33. ITT Technical Institute - Torrance

20050 S. Vermont Ave
Torrance, CA 90502
(310) 380-1555

ITT Technical Institute-Torrance is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown and ITT offers one design program. ITT Tech is one of 22 technical colleges in California.

34. Platt College - Ontario

3700 Inland Empire Boulevard
Ontario, CA 91764
(909) 941-9410

Platt College-Ontario is near the center of the city. This school offers three design programs. Specifically, it offers one design certificate to students, one design degree at the associate's level, and one design degree at the bachelor's level. Overall, 672 students seek degrees in eight Platt College-Ontario programs.

35. Santa Ana College

1530 W. 17th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92706-3398
(714) 564-6000

Santa Ana College is 1.5 miles from the heart of downtown. This college offers five programs in design. Out of those, students are offered three design certificates by this college and two associate's level design degrees. 31,377 students seek degrees in 149 programs at this college, overall. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks seventh in the state of California.

36. West Valley College

14000 Fruitvale Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070-5698
(408) 867-2200

West Valley College is in the suburbs of Saratoga, California. It offers four design programs. Specifically, it offers students two certificates in design and two design degrees at the associate's level. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

37. The College of the Redwoods

7351 Tompkins Hill Rd
Eureka, CA 95501-9300
(707) 476-4100

Founded in 1964, the College of the Redwoods is a public 2-year institution. It is located near Eureka, CA. This college offers subjects such as forestry and computer programming. Students are offered 41 certificates and 36 associates level degrees by this college. 7,602 students sought degrees from the 41 programs at this college in 2010. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

38. The International Academy of Design and Technology - Sacramento

2450 Del Paso Road-St 250
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 285-9468

The International Academy of Design and Technology-Sacramento is located in Sacramento, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers six design programs. More specifically, students are offered three degrees at the associate's level in design by IADT and three degrees at the bachelor's level in design. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering design.

39. Lassen Community College

Hwy 139
Susanville, CA 96130
(530) 257-6181

Lassen Community College offers one design program and it is in Susanville, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 2,971 students seek degrees in 51 programs at this community college, overall.

40. Woodbury University

7500 Glenoaks Blvd
Burbank, CA 91510-7846
(818) 767-0888x220

Woodbury University offers one program in design and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Burbank, CA. This school is a 4-year institution.

41. The California College of the Arts

5212 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94618-1487
(510) 594-3600

The California College of the Arts, which is 2.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Oakland, CA. CCA offers five programs in design. Specifically, it offers four degrees at the bachelor's level in design to students and one master's level degree in design. This college is one of 14 art colleges in California.

42. The FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles

919 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90015-1421
(213) 624-1200

The FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers four design programs. It offers students four design degrees at the associate's level.

43. The Dominican University of California

50 Acacia Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901-2298
(415) 457-4440

The Dominican University of California, which is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in San Rafael, CA and it offers one design program. It is a 4-year institution.

44. The Interior Designers Institute

1061 Camelback Rd
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 675-4451

The Interior Designers Institute, which is near the center of the city, is in Newport Beach, CA. This school offers three design programs. Of those, students are offered one certificate in design by it, one associate's level degree in design, and one bachelor's level degree in design. This specialized school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

45. ITT Technical Institute - Lathrop

16916 S. Harlan Rd
Lathrop, CA 95330
(209) 858-0077

ITT Technical Institute-Lathrop, which is very close to Lathrop, California, is in a rural area and it offers one program in design. Overall, 723 students seek degrees in 16 programs at ITT.

46. ITT Technical Institute - San Dimas

650 W. Cienega Ave.
San Dimas, CA 91773
(909) 971-2300

ITT Technical Institute-San Dimas is in the suburbs of San Dimas, California and ITT Tech offers one program in design. ITT is one of 22 technical colleges in California.

47. La Sierra University

4500 Riverwalk Parkway
Riverside, CA 92515-8247
(951) 785-2000

La Sierra University, which is 6.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Riverside, CA and it offers one design program. 2,096 students pursue degrees in 66 La SIerra programs, overall.

48. The Los Angeles Film School

6363 Sunset Blvd
Hollywood, CA 90028-7318
(877) 952-3456

Founded in 1999, the Los Angeles Film School is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is in the center of Hollywood. It offers students four associates level degrees. In 2010, 2,083 students sought degrees from the four programs at this small school. This school offers subjects including music production and sound engineering. It is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges.

49. Pitzer College

1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-6101
(909) 621-8000

Pitzer College offers one program in design and Pitzer is located in the suburbs of Claremont, California. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

50. ITT Technical Institute - Clovis

362 North Clovis Ave
Clovis, CA 93612
(559) 325-5400

ITT Technical Institute-Clovis is located in the suburbs of Clovis, California and it offers one program in design. ITT is a for-profit 4-year institution.

51. Mendocino College

1000 Hensley Creek Road
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 468-3235

Founded in 1972, Mendocino College is a public 2-year institution. It is in Ukiah, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This community college offers 45 certificates and 38 degrees at the associates level to students. 4,571 students pursued degrees from the 45 programs at this college in 2010. It offers subjects including technology, math, and nursing. This college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

52. Platt College - San Diego

6250 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92115-3919
(619) 265-0107

Platt College-San Diego is 6.4 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one program in design. 360 students pursue degrees in eight programs at Platt, overall.

53. Academy of Art University

79 New Montgomery
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 274-2200

Academy of Art University, which is near the center of the city, is in San Francisco, CA. AAU offers 12 design programs. Specifically, it offers four associate's level design degrees to students, four bachelor's level design degrees, and four master's level degrees in design. Overall, 17,697 students seek degrees in 36 programs at AAU.

54. Bethesda Christian University

730 N. Euclid St
Anaheim, CA 92801
(714) 517-1945

Bethesda Christian University, which is 1.7 miles from the center of the city, is located in Anaheim, CA and BCU offers one design program. 338 students seek degrees in 14 Bethesda Christian University programs, overall.

55. Coleman University

8888 Balboa Ave
San Diego, CA 92123-1506
(858) 499-0202x12004

Founded in 1963, Coleman University is a 4-year institution. This school, which is 7.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in San Diego, CA. This school offers four certificates, five associates level degrees, six bachelors level degrees, and two masters level degrees to students. 644 students sought degrees from the eight programs at Coleman in 2010. It offers subjects including video game design, computer programming, and healthcare. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools accredits this school.

56. The Art Institute of California - San Francisco

1170 Market St
San Francisco, CA 94102-4908
(415) 865-0198

The Art Institute of California-San Francisco offers five programs in design. Specifically, it offers students two degrees at the associate's level in design and three bachelor's level degrees in design. This college is located in the center of San Francisco. Overall, 1,651 students seek degrees in 12 programs at this college. In terms of programs, AI is the fourth biggest institution in the state of California offering design.

57. San Diego Continuing Education

4343 Ocean View Blvd
San Diego, CA 92113
(619) 388-4881

San Diego Continuing Education is near the center of the city and it offers one design program. Overall, 4,259 students seek degrees in 12 San Diego Continuing Education programs.

58. The Art Institute of California - Inland Empire

674 East Brier Drive
San Bernardino, CA 92408-2800
(909) 915-2100

The Art Institute of California-Inland Empire offers four programs in design. Specifically, this college offers one degree at the associate's level in design to students and three degrees at the bachelor's level in design. This college, which is 2.8 miles from the center of the city, is located in San Bernardino, CA. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the seventh biggest institution in the state of California offering design.

59. The Art Institute of California - Sunnyvale

1120 Kifer Rd
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
(408) 962-6400x6419

The Art Institute of California-Sunnyvale is 2.0 miles from the center of the city. It offers three programs in design. Specifically, it offers students one design degree at the associate's level and two degrees at the bachelor's level in design. Overall, 564 students pursue degrees in 12 AI programs.

60. Glendale Community College

1500 N Verdugo Rd
Glendale, CA 91208-2894
(818) 240-1000

Glendale Community College is near the heart of downtown and it offers one design program. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

61. ITT Technical Institute - Concord

1140 Galaxy Way Ste 400
Concord, CA 94520
(925) 674-8200

ITT Technical Institute-Concord is a for-profit 4-year institution. ITT is located in the suburbs of Concord, California. It is one of several campuses. ITT offers subjects including criminal justice and legal assisting. It offers students seven degrees at the associates level and six bachelors level degrees. 445 students sought degrees from the ten programs at this school in 2010. ITT Tech is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. It is one of 22 technical colleges in California.

62. ITT Technical Institute - Sylmar

12669 Encinitas Ave
Sylmar, CA 91342-3664
(818) 364-5151

ITT Technical Institute-Sylmar is 1.0 miles from the center of the city and ITT Tech offers one program in design. ITT is a for-profit 4-year institution.

63. The Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center

1033 S Broadway St
Los Angeles, CA 90015-4001
(213) 747-8292

The Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center offers one program in design and this school, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Los Angeles, CA. It is a for-profit institution.

64. San Diego Mesa College

7250 Mesa College Dr
San Diego, CA 92111-4998
(619) 388-2604

San Diego Mesa College is 6.2 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers six design programs. More specifically, students are offered three design certificates by this college and three associate's level degrees in design. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this community college is the seventh biggest institution in the state of California offering design.

65. The College of Marin

835 College Ave
Kentfield, CA 94904-2590
(415) 457-8811

The College of Marin is in the suburbs of Kentfield, California. It offers four programs in design. Specifically, students are offered two design certificates by this college and two associate's level design degrees. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

66. The College of the Canyons

26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd
Santa Clarita, CA 91355-1899
(661) 259-7800

The College of the Canyons is located in the suburbs of Santa Clarita, California. It offers four programs in design. Out of those, this big school offers students two design certificates and two degrees at the associate's level in design. It is a public 2-year institution.

67. Los Angeles Trade Technical College

400 W Washington Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90015-4181
(213) 763-7000

Los Angeles Trade Technical College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two design programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in design by it and one associate's level degree in design. This public school is a public 2-year institution.

68. Monterey Peninsula College

980 Fremont St
Monterey, CA 93940-4799
(831) 646-4000

Monterey Peninsula College offers eight design programs. Specifically, it offers four certificates in design to students and four degrees at the associate's level in design. This college is in the suburbs of Monterey, California. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California. In terms of programs, this community college is the second largest institution in the state of California offering design.

69. Antelope Valley College

3041 West Ave K
Lancaster, CA 93536-5426
(661) 722-6300

Antelope Valley College offers two design programs. Specifically, this college offers one design certificate to students and one associate's level design degree. This community college is located in the suburbs of Lancaster, California. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

70. California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 869-7659

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona is near the center of the city and Cal Poly Pomona offers one design program. This university is one of 28 research universities in California.

71. Fresno City College

1101 E. University Ave
Fresno, CA 93741
(559) 442-4600

Fresno City College is near the heart of downtown. This college offers two programs in design. Out of those, students are offered one design certificate by this college and one associate's level degree in design. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

72. Chaffey College

5885 Haven Ave
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737-3002
(909) 987-1737

Chaffey College is in the suburbs of Rancho Cucamonga, California. This school offers four design programs. Out of those, it offers two design certificates to students and two degrees at the associate's level in design. This school is a public 2-year institution.

73. City College of San Francisco

50 Phelan Ave
San Francisco, CA 94112-1898
(415) 239-3000

City College of San Francisco is near the center of the city. It offers six design programs. More specifically, students are offered three certificates in design by this community college and three design degrees at the associate's level. Overall, 32,966 students pursue degrees in 154 City College of San Francisco programs. This college ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

74. Mt Sierra College

101 E Huntington Dr
Monrovia, CA 91016
(626) 873-2144

Mt Sierra College is located in the suburbs of Monrovia, California. It offers three design programs. It offers three bachelor's level design degrees to students. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

75. Kaplan College - Sacramento

4330 Watt Ave.- Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95821
(916) 649-8168

Kaplan College-Sacramento is located in the suburbs of Sacramento, California and it offers one design program. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

76. Ventura College

4667 Telegraph Rd
Ventura, CA 93003-3872
(805) 654-6400

Ventura College is located in the center of Ventura. It offers two design programs. More specifically, students are offered one design certificate by it and one design degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution.

77. The El Camino Community College District

16007 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90506
(310) 532-3670

The El Camino Community College District is in the suburbs of Torrance, California and it offers one program in design. This college is a public 2-year institution.

78. Golden West College

15744 Goldenwest St.
Huntington Beach, CA 92647-2710
(714) 892-7711

Golden West College offers two design programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in design by it and one degree at the associate's level in design. This community college is located in the suburbs of Huntington Beach, California. It is a public 2-year institution.

79. The College of San Mateo

1700 W Hillsdale Blvd
San Mateo, CA 94402-3784
(650) 574-6161

The College of San Mateo is near the heart of downtown. It offers two design programs. Out of those, it offers students one design certificate and one degree at the associate's level in design. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

80. East Los Angeles College

1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754-6099
(323) 265-8650

East Los Angeles College offers two design programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in design by it and one associate's level design degree. This college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Monterey Park, CA. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

81. Riverside City College

4800 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 222-8000x8979

Riverside City College is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two design programs. This college offers students two design certificates. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

82. The University of California - Berkeley

University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
(510) 642-6000

The University of California-Berkeley is near the heart of downtown and Berkeley offers one design program. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

83. Chapman University

One University Dr.
Orange, CA 92866
(714) 997-6815

Chapman University is located in the center of Orange and Chapman offers one design program. This medium-sized school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering design programs.

84. Notre Dame de Namur University

1500 Ralston Ave
Belmont, CA 94002-1908
(650) 508-3500

Notre Dame de Namur University is in the suburbs of Belmont, California and NDNU offers one program in design. 1,790 students seek degrees in 49 Notre Dame de Namur University programs, overall. This school is the oldest institution in the state of California offering design programs.

85. California State University - Chico

First and Normal Sts
Chico, CA 95929-0150
(530) 898-6116

California State University-Chico offers one program in design and Chico State is 0.5 miles from the center of the city. 15,989 students seek degrees in 95 programs at this public school, overall.

86. Los Angeles City College

855 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90029
(323) 953-4000

Los Angeles City College is 3.7 miles from the center of the city. It offers two design programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in design by this college and one design degree at the associate's level. 20,430 students seek degrees in 115 programs at this public college, overall.

87. Orange Coast College

2701 Fairview Road
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 432-5072

Orange Coast College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Costa Mesa, CA. It offers four programs in design. More specifically, students are offered two certificates in design by this community college and two design degrees at the associate's level. 24,239 students seek degrees in 167 Orange Coast College programs, overall.

88. American River College

4700 College Oak Dr
Sacramento, CA 95841-4286
(916) 484-8011

American River College is located in the suburbs of Sacramento, California. It offers four programs in design. More specifically, this community college offers students two certificates in design and two design degrees at the associate's level. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California. It is the second largest institution in the state of California offering design.

89. Fresno Pacific University

1717 S Chestnut Ave
Fresno, CA 93702-4709
(559) 453-2000

Fresno Pacific University is near the heart of downtown and this school offers one design program. It is a 4-year institution.

90. Modesto Junior College

435 College Ave
Modesto, CA 95350-5800
(209) 575-6550

Modesto Junior College offers four programs in design. Specifically, students are offered two certificates in design by this school and two degrees at the associate's level in design. It is near the center of the city. This school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

91. Point Loma Nazarene University

3900 Lomaland Dr
San Diego, CA 92106-2899
(619) 849-2200

Point Loma Nazarene University, which is 5.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in San Diego, CA. It offers three programs in design. It offers three bachelor's level design degrees to students.

92. San Diego City College

1313 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101-4787
(619) 388-3400

San Diego City College is in the center of San Diego. This college offers two programs in design. Of those, students are offered one certificate in design by it and one design degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution.

93. Santa Monica College

1900 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405-1628
(310) 434-4000

Santa Monica College is 1.2 miles from the center of the city. It offers six design programs. Of those, it offers three certificates in design to students and three design degrees at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this community college ranks tenth in the state of California.

94. Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
(619) 482-6550

Southwestern College is located in the suburbs of Chula Vista, California. It offers two design programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in design by this community college and one degree at the associate's level in design. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

95. De Anza College

21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 864-5678

De Anza College offers two design programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in design by it and one design degree at the associate's level. This community college, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Cupertino, CA. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

96. Napa Valley College

2277 Napa-Vallejo Hwy
Napa, CA 94558-6236
(707) 253-3000

Founded in 1942, Napa Valley College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Napa, CA. It offers 37 certificates and 34 degrees at the associates level to students. 6,350 students pursued degrees from the 38 programs at this community college in 2010. It offers subjects such as mental health and advanced nursing. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

97. Pacific Union College

One Angwin Ave
Angwin, CA 94508-9707
(707) 965-6313

Pacific Union College, which is very close to Angwin, California, is located in a rural area. It offers two programs in design. Of those, students are offered one associate's level design degree by it and one design degree at the bachelor's level. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

98. Solano Community College

4000 Suisun Valley Rd
Fairfield, CA 94534-3197
(707) 864-7000

Solano Community College, which is just a few miles from Fairfield, is in a rural setting. It offers four design programs. Specifically, this community college offers two design certificates to students and two associate's level design degrees. It is a public 2-year institution.

99. The University of California - Davis

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-8678
(530) 752-1011

The University of California-Davis offers one program in design and Davis is in the suburbs of Davis, California. This large university is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California. In terms of enrollment, UC Davis ranks sixth in the state of California.

100. Allan Hancock College

800 South College Drive
Santa Maria, CA 93454-6399
(805) 922-6966

Allan Hancock College, which is near the center of the city, is in Santa Maria, CA. This college offers four programs in design. More specifically, this college offers students two design certificates and two associate's level degrees in design. Overall, 12,108 students seek degrees in 130 Allan Hancock College programs.