California Public Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment

List of Public Colleges by Enrollment

Below is a ranking of the 146 public colleges in California with the largest enrollment of full and part time students. University of California Los Angeles tops the list with a population of 44,537 students.

List of California Public Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment
School Enrollment
C

Los Angeles, CA

44,537
C

Berkeley, CA

42,501
C

Fullerton, CA

40,280
C

Northridge, CA

40,212
C

Davis, CA

38,167
C

La Jolla, CA

37,887
C

Long Beach, CA

37,466
C

Irvine, CA

36,032
E

Monterey Park, CA

35,403
S

San Jose, CA

35,400
S

San Diego, CA

35,303
C

Sacramento, CA

31,902
A

Sacramento, CA

31,366
S

San Francisco, CA

29,778
M

Walnut, CA

29,346
S

Santa Monica, CA

28,800
S

Santa Ana, CA

28,425
C

Los Angeles, CA

28,036
C

San Francisco, CA

27,008
P

Pasadena, CA

26,862