Diablo Valley College and JFK University

Pleasant Hill is home to many California distinguished schools and higher education institutions including Diablo Valley College and JFK University.

Diablo Valley College
Diablo Valley College is one of three publicly supported two-year community colleges in the Contra Costa Community College District. The main campus is located off Interstate 680 in Pleasant Hill, California and 20 miles east of UC Berkeley. A San Ramon Campus in Dougherty Valley opened its doors to students in November of 2006.
DVC serves more than 22,000 students of all ages with these program options:
  • Associate in arts degree
  • Associate in science degree
  • Transfer credit to four year colleges
  • Articulation agreements with University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) systems
  • Vocational training
  • Certificates of achievement
  • Certificates of accomplishment
  • Lifelong personal improvement opportunities
JFK University
Since 1964, JFK University has been providing working adults with higher education opportunities in the San Francisco Bay area. Its students, many of them holding full-time jobs, embark on a learning pathway to impact their future. At JFK University, they find an educational experience that combines the benefit of an interactive, student-focused classroom with the convenience of evening and weekend schedules and easily accessible campus locations.
A fully accredited university with nationally recognized programs, JFK University offers a full range of curriculum: undergraduate-completion programs, graduate and doctorate degrees and continuing education certificates. All at affordable tuition rates that make your career aspirations possible.
diablo valley college sign
jfk university building with large sign
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