Colleges Near Vandenberg AFB

Colleges and universities near me in the Vandenberg AFB, California area

There are 20 colleges within 100 miles of Vandenberg AFB enrolling a total of 181,527 students.

Located in California with a population of 3,338, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Vandenberg AFB. The nearest college is Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria at a distance of 16 miles from Vandenberg AFB. Driving time to these schools from Vandenberg AFB should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of California Santa Barbara in Santa Barbara. The largest college in the area is University of California Santa Barbara enrolling 25,976 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 Vandenberg AFB.


20 results

Allan Hancock College
A
Santa Maria, CA
 
Allan Hancock College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 11,285enrollment
  • $6,225net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Vandenberg AFB

California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo
C
San Luis Obispo, CA
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in California

  • 22,013enrollment
  • $21,232net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1440SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA

41 miles from Vandenberg AFB

University of California Santa Barbara
C
Santa Barbara, CA
University of California Santa Barbara

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in California

  • 25,976enrollment
  • $16,767net price
  • 30%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1480SAT range
  • 27-34ACT range
  • 3.96Avg GPA

42 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Cuesta College
C
San Luis Obispo, CA
 
Cuesta College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 11,024enrollment
  • $10,860net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Santa Barbara Business College Santa Maria
S
Santa Maria, CA
 
Santa Barbara Business College Santa Maria

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 86enrollment
  • $15,312net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

50 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Santa Barbara City College
S
Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Barbara City College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,646enrollment
  • $9,416net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

50 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Westmont College
W
Santa Barbara, CA
 
Westmont College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,277enrollment
  • $32,663net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1330SAT range
  • 21-30ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

51 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Taft College
T
Taft, CA
 
Taft College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,155enrollment
  • $8,089net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

65 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Ventura College
V
Ventura, CA
 
Ventura College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,312enrollment
  • $3,936net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

78 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Santa Barbara Business College Ventura
S
Ventura, CA
 
Santa Barbara Business College Ventura

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 306enrollment
  • $33,534net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

79 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Thomas Aquinas College
T
Santa Paula, CA
Thomas Aquinas College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 407enrollment
  • $22,073net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1390SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA

82 miles from Vandenberg AFB

Oxnard College
O
Oxnard, CA
 
Oxnard College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,418enrollment
  • $2,628net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

85 miles from Vandenberg AFB

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

90 miles from Vandenberg AFB

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

92 miles from Vandenberg AFB

California State University Channel Islands
C
Camarillo, CA
California State University Channel Islands

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,488enrollment
  • $13,548net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

91 miles from Vandenberg AFB

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

92 miles from Vandenberg AFB

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

98 miles from Vandenberg AFB

California Lutheran University
C
Thousand Oaks, CA
California Lutheran University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#26 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 4,383enrollment
  • $29,693net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1250SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA

98 miles from Vandenberg AFB

FAQ's

The closest community college is Allan Hancock College and is 16 miles from Vandenberg AFB. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Allan Hancock College are $1,352 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Allan Hancock 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.