Oakland Private Colleges

Oakland, California area Colleges

There are 6 private colleges within the Oakland city limits and 16 private colleges within a 50 mile radius. If you're looking for a large school, Stanford University enrolls the most students. In terms of cost, Patten University offers the lowest in-state tuition for private colleges in the Oakland area.

The Oakland area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like Stanford University, University of San Francisco and Santa Clara University.


16 results

List of Oakland Private Colleges

Stanford University
S
Stanford, CA
Stanford University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in America

  • 17,381enrollment
  • $16,779net price
  • 4%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 4.18Avg GPA

23 miles from Oakland

University of San Francisco
S
San Francisco, CA
University of San Francisco

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 10,713enrollment
  • $38,422net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1330SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

12 miles from Oakland

Santa Clara University
S
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clara University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 8,642enrollment
  • $42,114net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1440SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

33 miles from Oakland

Notre Dame de Namur University
N
Belmont, CA
Notre Dame de Namur University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#38 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,492enrollment
  • $24,682net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • 890-1080SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

18 miles from Oakland

Saint Marys College of California
S
Moraga, CA
Saint Marys College of California

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 3,881enrollment
  • $36,613net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1240SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

8 miles from Oakland

Menlo College
M
Atherton, CA
 
Menlo College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 775enrollment
  • $27,233net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

22 miles from Oakland

California College of the Arts
C
Oakland, CA
California College of the Arts

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,805enrollment
  • $42,065net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

5 miles from Oakland

Holy Names University
H
Oakland, CA
Holy Names University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 960enrollment
  • $23,407net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 720-880SAT range
  • 18-21ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

3 miles from Oakland

San Francisco Art Institute
S
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Art Institute

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 381enrollment
  • $47,315net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.09Avg GPA

11 miles from Oakland

Dominican University of California
D
San Rafael, CA
 
Dominican University of California

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#24 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,779enrollment
  • $34,905net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

21 miles from Oakland

Patten University
P
Oakland, California
 
Patten University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 874enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Oakland

Mills College
M
Oakland, CA
Mills College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,257enrollment
  • $25,417net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1005-1290SAT range
  • 19-29ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

2 miles from Oakland

Lincoln University
L
Oakland, CA
 
Lincoln University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 573enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Oakland

American Conservatory Theater
A
San Francisco, CA
 
American Conservatory Theater

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 46enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Oakland

San Francisco Conservatory of Music
S
San Francisco, CA
 
San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 398enrollment
  • $40,081net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Oakland

SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary
S
Oakland, CA
 
SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 636enrollment
  • $18,489net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Oakland