San Joaquin Valley College Fresno

San Joaquin Valley College Fresno

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno or SJVC-Fresno is a private junior college with a campus in Fresno, California. SJVC was established in 1977 by Robert and Shirley Perry and has other campuses in Central, Southern, and Northern California. SJVC-Fresno has been providing services since 1958.

The Fresno campus of SJVC offers Associate of Science degree programs and certificates in technical, medical and business fields. Programs offered include heating ventilation air conditioning and refrigeration, clinical and administrative medical assisting, pharmacy technology, and health care administration.

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno offers Federal SEOG Grants, Veteran Educational Benefits, State Cal Grants, Institutional Payment Plans, Direct Parent Loans, and Private Lender Alternative Loans to those who qualify.

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Contacting San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno
295 E Sierra Ave
Fresno , CA 93710-3616
General Phone: (559) 448-8282

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology157dental assistant, medical assistant, pharmacy tech, veterinary assistant, surgical tech
Medical Administration44medical office management
Security and Law Enforcement38corrections
Engineering Technician29HVAC tech
Business and Management26business management
Real Estate and Construction Management10construction management

Number of programs and degrees for San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree30410
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years02

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Student Body

In 2007-2008, San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno had a total enrollment of 675 students (686 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 8%
20-21 24%
22-24 23%
25-29 23%
30-34 11%
35-39 5%
40-49 6%
50-64 1%

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 84 %

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Fresno, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 12,190
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 12,190

Financial Aid:
San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2120701)

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year9$31,01323$36,974
All faculty totalcalendar year9$31,01323$36,974

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Engineering Technician
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Real Estate And Construction Management
Construction Management

Security And Law Enforcement

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San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Highlights

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What Sets San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Apart:

Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno Minority % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
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checked Remedial classes for students
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