Colleges Near Ridgecrest

Colleges and universities near me in the Ridgecrest, California area

There 180 colleges within 200 miles enrolling a total of 1,722,231 students.

Located in California with a population of 27,616, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Ridgecrest. Driving time to these schools from Ridgecrest should be less than 4 hours. The top rated college in the area is California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. The largest college in the area is University of Southern California enrolling 47,310 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Ridgecrest.


180 results

Cerro Coso Community College
C
Ridgecrest, CA
 
Cerro Coso Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,074enrollment
  • $10,070net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Ridgecrest

Barstow Community College
B
Barstow, CA
 
Barstow Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,052enrollment
  • $10,601net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

64 miles from Ridgecrest

Antelope Valley College
A
Lancaster, CA
Antelope Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,239enrollment
  • $6,234net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

72 miles from Ridgecrest

Bakersfield College
B
Bakersfield, CA
Bakersfield College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 24,589enrollment
  • $6,390net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

75 miles from Ridgecrest

Porterville College
P
Porterville, CA
 
Porterville College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,285enrollment
  • $4,624net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

81 miles from Ridgecrest

San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield
S
Bakersfield, California
 
San Joaquin Valley College Bakersfield

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,094enrollment
  • $16,347net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

81 miles from Ridgecrest

Santa Barbara Business College Bakersfield
S
Bakersfield, CA
 
Santa Barbara Business College Bakersfield

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 272enrollment
  • $15,353net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

81 miles from Ridgecrest

California State University Bakersfield
C
Bakersfield, CA
California State University Bakersfield

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,816enrollment
  • $5,771net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

83 miles from Ridgecrest

Victor Valley College
V
Victorville, CA
Victor Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,231enrollment
  • $9,863net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

83 miles from Ridgecrest

San Joaquin Valley College Hesperia
S
Hesperia, California
 
San Joaquin Valley College Hesperia

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 908enrollment
  • $19,838net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

85 miles from Ridgecrest

California Institute of the Arts
C
Valencia, CA
California Institute of the Arts

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,506enrollment
  • $54,594net price
  • 25%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

99 miles from Ridgecrest

College of the Canyons
t
Santa Clarita, CA
College of the Canyons

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 20,850enrollment
  • $6,538net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

99 miles from Ridgecrest

The Master's College and Seminary
M
Santa Clarita, CA
The Master's College and Seminary

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,057enrollment
  • $30,268net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA

99 miles from Ridgecrest

Los Angeles Mission College
L
Sylmar, CA
 
Los Angeles Mission College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,882enrollment
  • $11,727net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

100 miles from Ridgecrest

California State University San Bernardino
C
San Bernardino, CA
California State University San Bernardino

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#24 Best Public Universities in California

  • 20,238enrollment
  • $7,876net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 910-1090SAT range
  • 15-19ACT range
  • 3.17Avg GPA

102 miles from Ridgecrest

Chaffey College
C
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Chaffey College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 22,969enrollment
  • $11,937net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

102 miles from Ridgecrest

Citrus College
C
Glendora, CA
Citrus College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,136enrollment
  • $5,194net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

104 miles from Ridgecrest

Art Center College of Design
A
Pasadena, CA
Art Center College of Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,249enrollment
  • $47,352net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

105 miles from Ridgecrest

FAQ's

The closest community college is Cerro Coso Community College and is 4.2 miles from Ridgecrest. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Cerro Coso Community College are $1,290 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Cerro Coso Community College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.