Diablo Valley College

Tuition & Fees $8,328
Student Population 20,271
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,012
Graduation Rate 48 %
Students:Faculty 26

Academic Overview

Diablo Valley College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Pleasant Hill, California. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Medium by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $1,312 for California residents and $8,328 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 20,271 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Diablo Valley College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $47,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Diablo Valley College are $1,312 for California residents and $8,328 for non-residents.
Diablo Valley College 2021 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at DVC. The average received amount of financial aid is $3,012 and 36% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 20,271 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Diablo Valley College is 48 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Diablo Valley College is 10 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Diablo Valley College is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Diablo Valley College is 20,271
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Diablo Valley College is 26 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
26 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,012 at Diablo Valley College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

DVC offers 148 major programs through online and on-site education where 8 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate537
One but less than two years certificate200
Associate's Degree751

Special Learning Opportunities

Diablo Valley College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Diablo Valley College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges