San Joaquin Valley College Modesto Campus

Overview of San Joaquin Valley College Modesto Campus

SJVC Modesto is located in Salida, CA (a medium-sized city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by SJVC Modesto is the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in business and management, medical adminstration.

SJVC Modesto Selectivity

SJVC Modesto is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 254 enrolled students in 2007-2008. SJVC Modesto has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of San Joaquin Valley College is to provide quality educational programs and activities to a student population from diverse ethnic, cultural, economic and educational backgrounds."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting SJVC Modesto

San Joaquin Valley College-Modesto Campus
5380 Pirrone Rd.
Salida , CA 95368
General Phone: (209) 543-8800

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SJVC Modesto Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology124medical assistant, pharmacy tech
Medical Administration86medical office management
Business and Management31business management
Security and Law Enforcement10corrections

Number of programs and degrees for SJVC Modesto in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree475
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years2043

SJVC Modesto Student Body

In 2007-2008, SJVC Modesto had a total enrollment of 254 students (255 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 13%
20-21 22%
22-24 19%
25-29 20%
30-34 7%
35-39 7%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

SJVC Modesto Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 96 %

SJVC Modesto Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

SJVC Modesto Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Security And Law Enforcement

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SJVC Modesto Highlights

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What Sets SJVC Modesto Apart:

% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%SJVC Modesto % of degrees in medical administration
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 10%SJVC Modesto Female % of student body
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%SJVC Modesto % of degrees in business and management
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%SJVC Modesto 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
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked On-campus library

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