What is Career Education?
Career Education (CE) provides students of all ages with the academic and technical skills, knowledge, and training necessary to succeed in high-wage, high-skill, high-demand careers. San Jose City College offers a variety of CE programs and courses of study, and we're committed to the success of our students.
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July 15, 2020
Fall 2020 Semester
Start Date: August 31, 2020
November 15, 2020
Spring 2021 Semester
Start Date: January 25, 2021
*We may continue to accept applications after the stated deadline on a case-by-case basis. Students in Partner English Language Programs may also apply after the deadline.
Tuition and Fees
Affordable Education Without Sacrificing Quality!
Completing a degree or beginning your university studies at San Jose City College is the most cost-effective way to obtain a quality education in the United States. Students take required courses similar to those offered at the university for the first two years but at a much lower cost.
The excellent value of a San Jose City College education without sacrificing quality makes studying here the best decision.
International students are responsible for paying the tuition and fees directly to the college. International students are required to take a minimum of 12 units each semester.
Expenses for One Academic Year:
Tuition & Other Fees
Estimated Books & Supplies
Mandatory Health Insurance
Estimated Living Expenses
Estimated Other Personal Expenses
Total Estimated Cost
The estimates above reflect expenses for the academic year 2020-2021 for a student taking 12-units per semester. Expenses are revised annually and are subject to legislative change without notice.