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Inexpensive Colleges to Attend in California

We select the most inexpensive colleges/universities in California. Those schools have the most lowest tuition & fees besides room, board, and other living expenses. John F. Kennedy University requires the most inexpensive tuition & fees as of $8,500 in California. National University ($13,320) and Ashford University ($14,278) have the Inexpensive tuition & fees followed by John F. Kennedy University. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest tuition & fees in California.
Inexpensive Colleges to Attend in California (2019-2020)
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateEnrollment
1John F. Kennedy University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPleasant Hill, CA
$8,500100%975
2National University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLa Jolla, CA
$13,32089%16,930
3Ashford University
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsSan Diego, CA
$14,278-34,710
4California State University-Fresno
Public, 4 or more yearsFresno, CA
$18,523
(in-state: $6,643)
58%25,137
5California State University-Los Angeles
Public, 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
$18,661
(in-state: $6,781)
48%28,036
6California State University-Long Beach
Public, 4 or more yearsLong Beach, CA
$18,714
(in-state: $6,834)
39%37,466
7California State University-East Bay
Public, 4 or more yearsHayward, CA
$18,770
(in-state: $6,890)
76%15,628
8California State University-Dominguez Hills
Public, 4 or more yearsCarson, CA
$18,821
(in-state: $6,941)
77%16,732
9California State University-San Bernardino
Public, 4 or more yearsSan Bernardino, CA
$18,832
(in-state: $6,952)
69%20,238
10California State University-Fullerton
Public, 4 or more yearsFullerton, CA
$18,833
(in-state: $6,953)
53%40,280