International Students

Welcome International Students!

Welcome to San Jose City College! We invite you to discover the opportunities at one of the most innovative community colleges in the United States.


 Begin Your Path to Success in the Technology Capital of the World!

Located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, California, San José City College has provided an education of the highest quality since 1921.  

Our new state-of-the-art facilities combined with a distinguished faculty, comprehensive curriculum, small class size, excellent support services, and vibrant campus life make San Jose City College an ideal environment for our international students.  

Students also choose to study at SJCC because of our strong academic transfer preparation programs which parallel the requirements for the first two years of a four-year university education.  Students can transfer to earn a bachelor's degree from outstanding universities at less than half the cost of university tuition. 

The college also offers a variety of one and two-year technical, occupational and pre-professional courses of study.

 San Jose City College has to offer:

    • Spectacular location in beautiful Northern California

    • One of the safest, friendliest metropolitan cities in the U.S.

    • The Technology Capital of the World

    • Distinguished and caring faculty

    • Small class size

    • Comprehensive curriculum

    • Vibrant campus li​fe

    • Excellent support services

    • Affordable 

Drop-In Advising:  October 2018

11:00AM - 3:00PM​
Tue​sday​11:00AM - 3:00PM​
Wednesday​​​11:00AM - 3:00PM​

 No Application Fee for the 2018-2019 academic year!

​​​​Dates Application Information

​​November 15, 2018

Spring 2019 Semester Application Deadline

January 28, 2019

Spring 2019​ Semester begins

 Mail application to address listed on application or drop off application at Admissions & Records (SC-102)

We can help you reach your goals! We welcome your questions and concerns. Please feel free to contact us for additional support.




Spring 2019 Semester  Deadline 

November 15, 2018*

*Applications received after this date are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

*Students in Partner English Language Programs may also apply after the deadline.

​Contact Us

San Jose City College
International Student Program
2100 Moorpark Avenue
San Jose, CA 95128

Student Center, SC-216L
2nd Floor

+1(408) 288- 3173



Mo - We: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm



Maria Tcha

Program Specialist

(408) 288-3173


Dorian​​n Tran

International Counselor

(408) 288-3751​

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