Jorge L. Escobar
San José City College
San José City College is proud of having you as a student or prospective student interested in our academic programs. Our accredited institution provides you with a comprehensive set of options to pursue a degree, a certificate or to enhance your knowledge, skills, and abilities to succeed in the job market.
This catalog outlines the degrees, certificates, programs and services delivered by our dedicated faculty and staff. Our expert and experienced faculty present a rigorous and stimulating academic curriculum while our student services provide the necessary support to assist you in reaching your academic goals. There are also plenty of work study opportunities, activities and leadership options available on campus
Our College is an icon and an intrinsic part of the Capital of Silicon Valley, the City of San José.
As we approach our centennial anniversary in 2021, we invite you to join the Jaguar familia!
Jorge L. Escobar
The California Community College System serves more than 2.5 million students annually and is the largest workforce training provider in the U.S.;
A student who graduates with an associate degree earns an average of $1.6 million in her/his lifetime and $400,000 more than a student with a high school diploma;
Almost two-thirds of graduates of the California State University system and one-third of the University of California system transferred from a California Community College
Did you know
SJCC offers a growing list of Associate Degrees for Transfer (ADTs) with guaranteed admission to the CSU. ADTs are available in the fields of Elementary Teacher Education, Economics, Mathematics, Communication Studies, Business Administration, Administration of Justice, Psychology and Kinesiology.
SJCC is the largest provider of training in manufacturing in Santa Clara County and provides work force education in Dental Assisting, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology, Computer Electronics Technology, CNC Machinist, Machine Technology, Entry-Level Machinist, Facilities Maintenance Technology, Laser Technology, Machine Shop Safety, Programmable Logic Controls, Blueprint Reading and Welding.