Private independent colleges
Private / Independent Schools in California

Although Independent Schools G.P.A. and admission test scores for determining admissibility, they place great emphasis on the well-rounded individual - they look at factors such as hobbies, talents, community involvement, extra curricular activities and work experience.

California College of the Arts

Holy Names University

Chapman University

Golden Gate University

John F. Kennedy University

Mills College

Pacific Oaks College

Pepperdine University

Saint Mary's College of California

Santa Clara University

Stanford University

University of San Diego

University of San Francisco

University of Southern California

University of the Pacific


You will qualify for admission with one of the following: a high school diploma, passing the California High School Proficiency Exam, or General Education Development (GED) exam or be at least 18 years old.

Independent California Colleges & Universities

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