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Number of Degree-Granting Higher Education Institutions in California

Here is the number of Degree-Granting higher education institutions categorized by System as of the date shown.
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System Count
University of California 10
California State University 23
California Community Colleges 112
Other Public Colleges and Universities 2
WASC-Accredited Non-public 4-Year Institutions 108
WASC-Accredited Non-public 2-Year Institutions 11
State-Approved Institutions 180
Institutions Exempt from State Approval 27
Data Generated on Friday, December 19, 2014 at 6:57:33 PM

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