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Contra Costa College

San Pablo, CA 2-Year Public
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Contra Costa College Admissions

Reach out to Contra Costa College's admissions department for more information on applying.

Contra Costa College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Contra Costa College's admissions stats.

Contra Costa College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Contra Costa College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Contra Costa College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Considering Applying Early to Contra Costa College?

Contra Costa College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Discover a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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How To Get Into Contra Costa College

It is not competitive to get into Contra Costa College. Contra Costa College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Contra Costa College **accepted .

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Contra Costa College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transferring to Contra Costa College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Contra Costa College

Contra Costa College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Contra Costa College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out. Curious about the factors that are considered by Contra Costa College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Contra Costa College for more information on admission factors.

Contra Costa College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Contra Costa College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Contra Costa College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Contra Costa College?

Contra Costa College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Contra Costa College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Contra Costa College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Contra Costa College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Contra Costa College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Contra Costa College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Contra Costa College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Contra Costa College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Do I have to submit test scores to Contra Costa College?

✅ Contra Costa College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Contra Costa College?

❌ Contra Costa College does not offer early decision.

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Contra Costa College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Contra Costa College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Contra Costa College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Contra Costa College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Contra Costa College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Contra Costa College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

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Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




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Application Deadline

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