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Los Angeles Colleges, Universities, Trade and Vocational Schools

Los Angeles Colleges and Schools

Colleges in Los Angeles, California

There are at least 82 colleges in Los Angeles, listed and described below. These schools represent 233,750 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 212,044 full-time students, and a reported 29,919 dorm rooms.

The largest schools here include University of California-Los Angeles, California State University-Northridge, University of Southern California and California State University-Los Angeles. For a prestigious selective school, you might want to look at University of Southern California, Occidental College, University of California-Los Angeles or Loyola Marymount University.

We also provide an extensive list of California Colleges.

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Fremont College


Los Angeles, CA

Fremont College traces its roots to Platt College’s founding in St. Joseph, Missouri, in 1879, and the Southern California branch campus was established in 1986.

  • Program Categories: Criminal Justice, Legal and Safety, Health, Healthcare and Nursing
  • Degrees: Associate

American Career College


Long Beach, CA

American Career College (ACC) offers hands-on training that will prepare students for careers in the healthcare industry at three campuses in Los Angeles, Ontario, and Orange County, California.

  • Program Categories: Health, Healthcare and Nursing
  • Degrees: Diploma

UEI College


Gardena, CA; Huntington Park, CA; El Monte, CA

At UEI College, we want you to succeed. We’re like a family and we want you to be a part of it.

  • Program Categories: Business, Criminal Justice, Legal and Safety, Vocational and Trade
  • Degrees: Diploma

Intercoast Colleges


West Covina, CA

Get your career started with Intercoast Colleges.

  • Program Categories: Health, Healthcare and Nursing, Psychology, Counseling and Mental Health, Vocational and Trade
  • Degrees: Certificate

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology


Los Angeles, CA

Pursue a certificate, master, or doctorate degree in Psychology at The Chicago School for Professional Psychology.

  • Program Categories: Psychology, Counseling and Mental Health
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

ABCO Technology


Los Angeles, CA

ABCO Technology is an accredited computer training academy that offers diploma programs for individual students, professionals and companies to learn different areas of Information technology and seek gainful employment.

  • Program Categories: Computers and Technology
  • Degrees: Certificate

Brightwood College


North Hollywood, CA

About Brightwood College

Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

  • Program Categories: Health, Healthcare and Nursing
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

Los Angeles Film School


Los Angeles, CA

Get the career of your dreams with an education from the Los Angeles Film School.

  • Program Categories: Art and Design, Business, Communications and Media
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

Argosy University


Los Angeles, CA

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Program Categories: Business, Criminal Justice, Legal and Safety, Psychology, Counseling and Mental Health
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Platt College


Alhambra, CA

Turn your talents into a career at nationally recognized and accredited Platt College.

  • Program Categories: Health, Healthcare and Nursing
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

National Holistic Institute


Studio City, CA

At National Holistic Institute, our history and network of relationships in the field continue to help our graduates succeed. With campuses across California, we offer a comprehensive massage therapy training program that prepares our graduates for a successful career in massage therapy. Whether you are looking to start your career or take it to the next level, NHI has a program for you.

  • Program Categories: Health, Healthcare and Nursing
  • Degrees: Diploma
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Los Angeles Colleges with Open Admissions

Schools open to most or all qualified applicants (qualifications vary).
Based on 2008-2009 information.

Academy of Barbering Arts
19557 Parthenia St
Northridge, CA 91324

  • Programs: barber, personal grooming, cosmetology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 66 students, 121 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

American Pacific College
14435 Sherman Way, Suite 208
Van Nuys, CA 91405

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: data entry and applications, electrical maintenance and repair, vehicle maintenance, general office occupations, accounting technology, accounting, computer support, computer and media applications
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 26 students, 48 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

CES College
3251 West 6th Street, Suite 202
Los Angeles, CA 90020-5020

  • Programs: general office occupations, medical secretary, plumbing
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 26 students, 33 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
1731 E 120th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: physician assistant, nuclear medical tech, health professions, public health, sonography and ultrasound tech, substance abuse counseling, pharmacy tech, biomedical sciences
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 368 students, 306 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available. AP credits.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles
590 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90004-2196

  • Programs: chiropractic, biological and biomedical sciences, biology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Associate's. Bachelor's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 363 students, 139 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Hacienda La Puente Unified School District-Adult Education
15959 E Gale Ave
City of Industry, CA 91745-0002

  • Programs: dental assistant, medical assistant, accounting, mental health nursing, licensed practical nurse
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 1,497 students, 4,960 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

ICDC College
5422 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: medical assistant, physical therapist assistant, legal assistant, massage therapy, substance abuse counseling, accounting and related services, commercial art, administrative assistant
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 1,484 students, 1,115 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

LA College International
3200 Wilshire Blvd. #400
Los Angeles, CA 90010-1308

  • Programs: business management, graphic design, medical office management, computer science, massage therapy
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's.
  • Student Body: 85 students, 367 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Ladera Career Paths Training Centers
6820 La Tijera Blvd Ste 217
Los Angeles, CA 90045-1931

  • Programs: medical coding, medical claims examiner, medical billing, medical transcription
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 12 students, 18 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Liberty Training Institute
2706 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90057

  • Programs: accounting, automobile mechanics, electrical/electronic tech, jewelrymaking, data entry, metal and jewelry, precision systems maintenance
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 69 students, 128 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Los Angeles City College
855 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90029

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: liberal arts and sciences, child development, cinematography, registered nursing, business, radio and television, human services, criminal justice and police
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 17,204 students, 11,819 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Los Angeles Harbor College
1111 Figueroa Place
Wilmington, CA 90744-2397

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: liberal arts and sciences, registered nursing, mechanical engineering tech, child development, administrative assistant, criminal justice and police, business, real estate
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 8,850 students, 5,807 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Los Angeles Mission College
13356 Eldridge Avenue
Sylmar, CA 91342-3245

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: child development, liberal arts and sciences, legal assistant, family studies, psychology, administrative assistant, criminal justice and police, hospitality management
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 8,493 students, 5,526 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Los Angeles ORT Technical Institute
6435 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048

  • Programs: accounting technology, pharmacy tech, medical lab assistant, commercial art, executive secretary, medical secretary, drafting, accounting and management
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 167 students, 176 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Los Angeles ORT Technical Institute-Sherman Oaks
15130 Ventura Blvd, Ste 250
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

  • Programs: pharmacy tech, drafting, executive secretary, medical secretary, commercial art, accounting and management, accounting technology, medical lab assistant
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 50 students, 54 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Los Angeles Pierce College
6201 Winnetka Ave
Woodland Hills, CA 91371-0002

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: liberal arts and sciences, child development, registered nursing, automobile mechanics, accounting, electrical installation and repair, veterinary assistant, psychology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 19,526 students, 12,903 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option.

Los Angeles Southwest College
1600 W Imperial Hwy.
Los Angeles, CA 90047-4899

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: liberal arts and sciences, registered nursing, child development, criminal justice and police, business management, psychology, human services, real estate
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 6,095 students, 3,970 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Los Angeles Trade Technical College
400 W Washington Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90015-4181

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: child development, liberal arts and sciences, automobile mechanics, culinary arts, electrician, HVAC tech, fashion design, cosmetology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 13,194 students, 8,964 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Maxine Waters Employment Preparation Center
10925 South Central Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90059

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: landscaping, licensed practical nurse, child development, banking, medical office management, construction, welding, computer repair
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 400 students, 1,849 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services.

Meridian Institute
4201 Wilshire Blvd Ste 515
Los Angeles, CA 90010

  • Programs: phlebotomy, massage therapy, medical office management, physical therapist assistant
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 32 students, 43 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

National Polytechnic College of Science
272 S Fries Ave l Los Angeles Harbor
Wilmington, CA 90744-6399

  • Programs: professional diver
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 397 students, 495 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Newberry School of Beauty
16860 Devonshire Blvd
Granada Hills, CA 91344-7401

  • Programs: cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 216 students, 369 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Pacific States University
1516 S Western Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90006-4234

  • Programs: international business, accounting, computer and info science, accounting and finance, business management, finance, business
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 213 students, 202 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 14 student capacity.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Credit for experience.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Palace Beauty College
1517 S Western Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90006

  • Programs: aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetology, cosmetoloty instructor
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 24 students, 132 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Placement assistance.

Southern California Institute of Architecture
960 E. 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013-1822

  • Programs: architecture
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 482 students, 504 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Study abroad option.

Universal College of Beauty Vermont Avenue Los Angeles
8619 S. Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90044

  • Programs: cosmetology, cosmetoloty instructor, manicurist
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 37 students, 38 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Placement assistance.

Universal College of Beauty West 43rd Place Los Angeles
3419 W 43rd Place
Los Angeles, CA 90008

  • Programs: cosmetology, cosmetoloty instructor, manicurist
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 30 students, 39 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Placement assistance.

Valley College of Medical Careers
8399 Topanga Canyon Blvd Ste 200
West Hills, CA 91304

  • Programs: pharmacy tech, medical assistant, medical billing
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 33 students, 69 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Virginia Sewing Machines and School Center
1033 S Broadway St
Los Angeles, CA 90015-4001

  • Programs: fashion design, apparel and textile manufacture, apparel and textile courses, medical assistant, appliance repair
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 99 students, 119 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Placement assistance.

Walter Jay MD Institute An Educational Center
1930 Wilshire Blvd Ste 700
Los Angeles, CA 90057

  • Programs: medical assistant, office management, massage therapy, licensed practical nurse
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 115 students, 136 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Placement assistance.

Western Beauty Institute
8700 Van Nuys Blvd
Panorama City, CA 91402

  • Programs: cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, barber
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 780 students, 1,184 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

World Mission University
500 Shatto Pl Ste 600
Los Angeles, CA 90020

  • Programs: ministry, bible studies, music, early childhood education, theology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Bachelor's. Master's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 249 students, 112 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience.
  • Notable: Career counseling.

Colleges in Los Angeles with Selective Admissions

These schools do not admit all qualified applicants.
Based on 2008-2009 information.

Adelante Career Institute
14547 Titus, Suite 100
Van Nuys, CA 91402

  • Programs: health and medical administrative, physical therapist assistant, accounting technology, pharmacy tech, general office occupations
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 74 students, 115 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Notable: Placement assistance.

American Academy of Dramatic Arts-West
1336 N La Brea
Los Angeles, CA 90028

  • Programs: drama
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 212 students, 235 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling.

American Film Institute Conservatory
2021 N Western Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027-1625

  • Programs: film studies
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Master's.
  • Student Body: 347 students, 348 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Credit for experience.
  • Notable: Career counseling.

American Jewish University
15600 Mulholland Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90077-1519

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: education courses, business and related services, rabinnical studies, comparative literature, biological and biomedical sciences, Jewish studies, political science, psychology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 223 students, 194 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 113 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 488-686. Math: 484-610. Writing: 480-600.
  • Flexibility: AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Remedial services. Study abroad option.

Associated Technical College Los Angeles
1670 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90017-1604

  • Programs: cardiovascular tech, telecommunications tech
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 159 students, 583 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

California Career College
7003 Owensmouth Avenue
Canoga Park, CA 91303-2006

  • Programs: licensed practical nurse
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 148 students, 180 full-time equivalent.

California State University-Los Angeles
5151 State University Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90032

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: business management, social work, special ed, criminal justice and safety, early childhood education, psychology, liberal arts and sciences, registered nursing
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Bachelor's. Master's. Doctor's.
  • Student Body: 21,051 students, 17,805 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 946 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 380-480. Math: 380-490.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

California State University-Northridge
18111 Nordhoff St
Northridge, CA 91330

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: business management, psychology, liberal arts and sciences, sociology, educational administration, finance, radio and television, early childhood education
  • Degrees/Certificates: Bachelor's. Master's. Doctor's.
  • Student Body: 35,446 students, 28,284 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 2,436 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 410-520. Math: 410-540.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Casa Loma College-Van Nuys
6850 Van Nuys Blvd Ste 300
Van Nuys, CA 91405

  • Programs: licensed practical nurse, medical assistant, radiographer, sonography and ultrasound tech, medical billing
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 638 students, 934 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Columbia College Hollywood
18618 Oxnard St
Tarzana, CA 91356-1411

  • Programs: cinematography, film and photography, radio and TV tech
  • Degrees/Certificates: Associate's. Bachelor's.
  • Student Body: 312 students, 405 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 180 student capacity.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Concorde Career College North Hollywood
12412 Victory Boulevard
North Hollywood, CA 91606-9932

  • Programs: medical assistant, respiratory care tech, licensed practical nurse, health and medical administrative, surgical tech, dental assistant, massage therapy, respiratory therapy assistant
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 607 students, 580 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Diversified Language Institute
1670 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90017

  • Programs: multicultural education
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 140 students, 361 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Dongguk Royal University
440 Shatto Pl
Los Angeles, CA 90020-1704

  • Programs: acupuncture
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 191 students, 165 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling.

Elegance International
1622 N. Highland Ave
Hollywood, CA 90028-6106

  • Programs: make-up artist
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 40 students, 73 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Gnomon School of Visual Effects
1015 N Cahuenga Blvd Ste 54301
Hollywood, CA 90038

  • Programs: computer graphics
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 71 students, 85 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Los Angeles
3077 University Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90007-3796

  • Programs: rabinnical studies, religious education, community organization, Jewish studies
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Master's. Doctor's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 92 students, 67 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Study abroad option.

King's College and Seminary
14800 Sherman Way
Van Nuys, CA 91405-2233

  • Programs: theology, bible studies, ministry, pastoral counseling
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 531 students, 273 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services. Study abroad option.

Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health
1237 N. Mission Rd.
Los Angeles, CA 90033-1084

  • Programs: registered nursing
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 279 students, 189 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Credit for experience. AP credits.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Loyola Marymount University
One Lmu Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: business, law, communication studies, secondary teaching, elementary school teaching, English, psychology, political science
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Bachelor's. Master's. Doctor's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 8,977 students, 6,981 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 3,218 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 530-630. Math: 540-640.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Marian Health Careers Center
3325 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1010
Los Angeles, CA 90010

  • Programs: licensed practical nurse
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 153 students, 169 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Mount St Mary's College
12001 Chalon Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1599

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: registered nursing, education, sociology, psychology, liberal arts and sciences, business management, English, biology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's. Master's. Doctor's.
  • Student Body: 2,366 students, 2,015 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 707 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 410-520. Math: 400-510. Writing: 420-530.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available. AP credits.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services. Study abroad option.

Musicians Institute
1655 McCadden
Hollywood, CA 90028

  • Programs: various music studies, music performance
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's.
  • Student Body: 1,252 students, 883 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: Weekend classes available. AP credits.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Occidental College
1600 Campus Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90041-3392

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: international relations, psychology, art studies, English language and literature, economics, political science, economics courses, Spanish language
  • Degrees/Certificates: Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 1,877 students, 1,862 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 1,450 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 590-690. Math: 590-680. Writing: 590-690.
  • Flexibility: AP credits.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Otis College of Art and Design
9045 Lincoln Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: film and photography, fine arts, fashion design, graphic design, industrial design, design and applied arts, commercial art, design and visual communication
  • Degrees/Certificates: Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 1,177 students, 1,239 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 430-580. Math: 460-590.
  • Flexibility: AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Study abroad option.

Phillips Graduate Institute
19900 Plummer St
Chatsworth, CA 91311

  • Programs: psychology, organizational psychology, clinical psychology, school counseling
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Master's. Doctor's.
  • Student Body: 373 students, 402 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling.

Samra University of Oriental Medicine
1730 W. Olympic Boulevard, 3rd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90015-1019

  • Programs: acupuncture
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 160 students, 93 full-time equivalent.

Southwestern Law School
3050 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90010-1106

  • Programs: law, legal professions
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Master's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 983 students, 21 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles
919 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90015-1421

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: fashion merchandising, fashion design, design and visual communication, apparel and textile courses, interior design, graphic design, business and related services, digital communications
  • Degrees/Certificates: Associate's. Bachelor's.
  • Student Body: 4,644 students, 4,103 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

University of California-Los Angeles
405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: political science, history, psychology, business management, sociology, economics, English, law
  • Degrees/Certificates: Bachelor's. Master's. Doctor's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 37,476 students, 36,796 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 13,630 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 560-680. Math: 600-730. Writing: 570-690.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

University of Southern California
University Park
Los Angeles, CA 90089

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: business management, electrical engineering, computer science, accounting, communication studies, social work, psychology, dentistry
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Bachelor's. Master's. Doctor's. First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 33,408 students, 28,234 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 7,000 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 620-720. Math: 650-750. Writing: 640-730.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Yeshiva Ohr Elchonon Chabad West Coast Talmudical Seminary
7215 Waring Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046

  • Programs: Talmudic studies
  • Degrees/Certificates: Bachelor's.
  • Student Body: 135 students, 139 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 225 student capacity.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Notable: Career counseling.

Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
13315 W. Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90066

  • Programs: traditional Asian medicine
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 143 students, 140 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Remedial services.
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