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Directory of Public Community Colleges
Los Angeles County

Los Angeles Trade Technical College

Los Angeles Trade Technical College, Downtown Los Angeles. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.

Also see Private Accredited 2-Year Colleges.

Community College District Colleges Address 2017-18 Enrollment Year Founded
Antelope Valley Joint Antelope Valley College 3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster 93536 18,787 1929
Cerritos Cerritos College 11110 Alondra Blvd, Norwalk 90650 31,382 1956
Citrus Citrus College 1000 West Foothill Blvd, Glendora 91741 19,980 1915
El Camino El Camino College 16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance 90506 33,679 1947
El Camino Compton College* 1111 E Artesia Blvd, Compton 90221 12,204 1927
Glendale Glendale College 1500 N Verdugo Rd, Glendale 91208 26,465 1927
Long Beach Long Beach City College 4901 E Carson St, Long Beach 90808
(Liberal Arts Campus)

1305 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach 90806;
(Pacific Coast Campus)
34,738 1927
Community College District Colleges Address 2017-18 Enrollment Year Founded
Los Angeles East Los Angeles College 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park 91754 61,859 1945
Los Angeles Los Angeles City College 855 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles 90029 28,230 1929
Los Angeles Los Angeles Harbor College 111 Figueroa Place, Wilmington 90744 12,864 1949
Los Angeles Los Angeles ITV College LA Mission College, 13356 Eldridge Ave, Sylmar 91342 869 ---
Los Angeles Los Angeles Mission College 13356 Eldridge Ave, Sylmar 91342 16,647 1974
Los Angeles Los Angeles Pierce College 6201 Winnetka Ave, Woodland Hills 91371 29,087 1947
Los Angeles Los Angeles Southwest College 1600 Imperial Hwy, Los Angeles 90047 12,058 1967
Los Angeles L.A. Trade Technical College 400 W Washington Blvd, Los Angeles 90015 23,607 1925
Los Angeles Los Angeles Valley College 5800 Fulton Ave, Van Nuys 91401 26,658 1949
Los Angeles West Los Angeles College 4800 Freshman Drive, Culver City 90230 18,891 1969
Community College District Colleges Address 2017-18 Enrollment Year Founded
Mt. San Antonio Mt. San Antonio College 1100 N Grand Ave, Walnut 91789 66,293 1946
Pasadena Area Pasadena City College 1570 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena 91106 41,360 1924
Rio Hondo Rio Hondo College 3600 Workman Mill Rd, Whittier 90601 30,792 1960
Santa Clarita College of the Canyons 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd, Santa Clarita 91355
(Valencia Campus)

17200 Sierra Hwy, Santa Clarita 91351
(Canyon Country Campus)
32,862 1969
Santa Monica Santa Monica College 1900 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica 90405 44,246 1929

* After having lost its accreditation in 2006, Compton College became a satellite campus of El Camino College. In 2017, continuing as a campus within the El Camino Community College District, it again received full accreditation as an independent college.

Source: California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office


Citrus College in Glendora, California
Citrus College in Glendora, established in 1915, is the oldest community college in Los Angeles County. Photo by Simon Shek from Azusa, USA, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.


Los Angeles Trade Technical College is the oldest of the nine public community colleges in the Los Angeles Community College District. It was founded in 1925 as the Frank Wiggins Trade School.