Sacramento College

Find Sacramento California colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.


American River College 4700 College Oak Drive Sacramento CA 95841 916-484-8011


Anthem College 9738 Lincoln Village Drive Sacramento CA 95827 916-929-9700

Asher College 1215 Howe Avenue Sacramento CA 95825 916-649-9600

CET-Sacramento 8376 Fruitridge Road Sacramento CA 95828 408-287-7924

California State University-Sacramento 6000 J Street Sacramento CA 95819 916-278-6011

Carrington College California-Sacramento 8909 Folsom Boulevard Sacramento CA 95826 916-361-1660

Charles A Jones Career and Education Center 5451 Lemon Hill Avenue Sacramento CA 95824

Cosmo Beauty Academy Sacramento 3500 Fulton Avenue Sacramento CA 95821 916-779-0143

Cosumnes River College 8401 Center Parkway Sacramento CA 95823 916-691-7344

Epic Bible College 4330 Auburn Boulevard Sacramento CA 95841 916-348-4689

Federico Beauty Institute 1515 Sports Drive Sacramento CA 95834 916-929-4242

International Academy of Design & Technology (IADT) - Sacramento 2450 Del Paso Road Sacramento CA 95834 877-865-0111

Kaplan College - Sacramento 4330 Watt Avenue Sacramento CA 95821 916-649-8168

Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Sacramento 2450 Del Paso Road Sacramento CA 95834 916-830-6220

Los Rios Community College District 1919 Spanos Court Sacramento CA 95825 916-568-3041

MTI College 5221 Madison Avenue Sacramento CA 95841 916-339-1500

Marinello Schools of Beauty-Sacramento 5522 Garfield Avenue Sacramento CA 95841 562-945-2211

My-Le's Beauty College 5972 Stockton Boulevard Sacramento CA 95824 916-422-0223

Paul Mitchell The School Sacramento 2100 Arden Way Sacramento CA 95825 916-646-3523

Sacramento City College 3835 Freeport Boulevard Sacramento CA 95822 916-558-2111

About Sacramento Colleges

Sacramento Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Sacramento, CA. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Sacramento Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements
Types of Sacramento Colleges

There are several types of Sacramento colleges, each of which offers different degree programs. Four-year Colleges in Sacramento typically offer Bachelor's degrees in science or liberal arts, and may also offer graduate-level degrees. Sacramento Junior Colleges and Community Colleges offer Associate degrees in two-year programs. In most cases, students earning two-year Associate degrees can apply their credited work towards a four-year degree at another College. Sacramento Universities offer a wider range of degree programs. At the graduate level, Universities offer multiple programs leading to Master's and Doctoral degrees.

Sacramento Public & Private Colleges

Colleges in Sacramento can be public or private. Sacramento Public Colleges are generally established as Universities offering a full range of degree programs. Most Public Universities are run by California State. Public Universities receive a portion of their funding from the California government, which makes their tuition comparatively lower than Sacramento Private Colleges and Universities. Appointed boards of trustees oversee Public Universities. Private Colleges and Universities in rely on tuition and fundraising as their main revenue sources, and they tend to have more expensive tuition than Public Universities.

Accredited Colleges in Sacramento, California

There are numerous independent accrediting agencies that establish the operating standards for educational institutions in Sacramento. Colleges that maintain educational standards associated with reputable institutions of higher learning can obtain accreditation from an accrediting authority. Sacramento accredited Colleges are generally viewed as schools that meet acceptable levels of quality.