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Los Angeles Trade Technical College

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

Also see Private Accredited 2-Year Colleges
and Four-Year & Graduate Colleges & Universities in Los Angeles County.


Community College District Colleges 2017-18 Enrollment Year Founded Address
Antelope Valley Joint Antelope Valley College 18,787 1929 3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster 93536
Cerritos Cerritos College 31,382 1956 11110 Alondra Blvd, Norwalk 90650
Citrus Citrus College 19,980 1915 1000 West Foothill Blvd, Glendora 91741
El Camino El Camino College 33,679 1947 16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance 90506
El Camino Compton College* 12,204 1927 1111 E Artesia Blvd, Compton 90221
Glendale Glendale College 26,465 1927 1500 N Verdugo Rd, Glendale 91208
Long Beach Long Beach City College 34,738 1927 4901 E Carson St, Long Beach 90808
(Liberal Arts Campus)

1305 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach 90806;
(Pacific Coast Campus)
Community College District Colleges 2017-18 Enrollment Year Founded Address
Los Angeles East Los Angeles College 61,859 1945 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park 91754
Los Angeles Los Angeles City College 28,230 1929 855 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles 90029
Los Angeles Los Angeles Harbor College 12,864 1949 111 Figueroa Place, Wilmington 90744
Los Angeles Los Angeles ITV College 869 --- LA Mission College, 13356 Eldridge Ave, Sylmar 91342
Los Angeles Los Angeles Mission College 16,647 1974 13356 Eldridge Ave, Sylmar 91342
Los Angeles Los Angeles Pierce College 29,087 1947 6201 Winnetka Ave, Woodland Hills 91371
Los Angeles Los Angeles Southwest College 12,058 1967 1600 Imperial Hwy, Los Angeles 90047
Los Angeles L.A. Trade Technical College 23,607 1925 400 W Washington Blvd, Los Angeles 90015
Los Angeles Los Angeles Valley College 26,658 1949 5800 Fulton Ave, Van Nuys 91401
Los Angeles West Los Angeles College 18,891 1969 4800 Freshman Drive, Culver City 90230
Community College District Colleges 2017-18 Enrollment Year Founded Address
Mt. San Antonio Mt. San Antonio College 66,293 1946 1100 N Grand Ave, Walnut 91789
Pasadena Area Pasadena City College 41,360 1924 1570 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena 91106
Rio Hondo Rio Hondo College 30,792 1960 3600 Workman Mill Rd, Whittier 90601
Santa Clarita College of the Canyons 32,862 1969 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd, Santa Clarita 91355
(Valencia Campus)

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

* 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.