Diablo Valley College

321 Golf Club Rd, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Diablo Valley College (aka DVC) is a public education institution located in Pleasant Hill, California.

DVC offers associate's degrees. The school has been accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges and has specialized accreditation from the American Dental Association - Commission on Dental Accreditation.

This school offers dual credit, distance learning and study abroad programs. They accept high school Advanced Placement courses as credit towards completion of a degree and on-campus day care is available.

Diablo Valley College has over 20,500 students making it one of the largest two-year colleges in California. It has over 300 full-time professors and instructors and 370 part-time instructors. In addition to its main campus in Pleasant Hill, the college has satellite centers in Walnut Creek and San Ramon and offers individual courses in facilities in Danville, Concord and Martinez.


General Information

Main Phone: (925) 685 -1230 Website: www.dvc.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 701
School Type: Public- 2-year Affiliation: None
Size: Very Large (more than 20,000 students) Undergraduates: 20,322
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 8
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: N/A
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: No
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 29 to 1


Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 35% Full-time 65% Part-time
Student Gender 48% Men 52% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

42% White 0% American Indian/Alaska Native
6% Black or African American 4% Multiracial
18% Hispanic/Latino 15% Asian/Oriental
1% Polynesian/Pacific Island 14% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 1% $ 3,891
Local Grant 11% $3,552
Institutional Grant 0% $ 375
Student Loans 1% $ 3,097

Majors & Degrees


Architecture and Related Services

Architectural Sciences and Technology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Architectural Technology 2 7 - - -

Agriculture Operations and Sciences

Applied Horticulture and Horticultural Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Applied Horticulture Horticulture Operations 11 - - - -
Landscaping and Groundskeeping 11 - - - -

Architecture and Related Services

Architectural Sciences and Technology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Architectural Technology 2 7 - - -

Communication and Journalism

Radio, Television, and Digital Communication

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Radio and Television 3 5 - - -

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 3 5 - - -

Radio, Television, and Digital Communication

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Radio and Television 3 5 - - -

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 3 5 - - -

Computer Information Sciences

Computer Programming

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Programming ? Programmer) 4 12 - - -

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 5 5 - - -

Computer Information Technology Administration

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Support Specialist 4 2 - - -

Data Entry Applications

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Data Entry Microcomputer Applications 8 5 - - -

Computer Programming

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Programming ? Programmer) 4 12 - - -

Computer Information Technology Administration

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Support Specialist 4 2 - - -

Communication and Journalism

Radio, Television, and Digital Communication

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Radio and Television 3 5 - - -

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 3 5 - - -

Radio, Television, and Digital Communication

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Radio and Television 3 5 - - -

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 3 5 - - -

Computer Information Sciences

Computer Programming

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Programming ? Programmer) 4 12 - - -

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 5 5 - - -

Computer Information Technology Administration

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Support Specialist 4 2 - - -

Data Entry Applications

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Data Entry Microcomputer Applications 8 5 - - -

Computer Programming

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Programming ? Programmer) 4 12 - - -

Computer Information Technology Administration

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Support Specialist 4 2 - - -

Personal Services and Culinary Arts

Culinary Arts

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Cooking and Culinary Arts 48 - - - -
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management 20 - - - -

Communication Technologies and Support Services

Audiovisual Communications Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Recording Arts Technology Technician 19 - - - -

Graphic Communications

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 19 11 - - -

Education

Special Education and Teaching

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Special Education and Teaching 4 2 - - -

Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Environmental Control Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Energy Management and Systems Technology Technician 3 2 - - -

Drafting Design Engineering Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering Cad Cadd 1 - - - -

Environmental Control Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Energy Management and Systems Technology Technician 3 2 - - -

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Italian Language and Literature 4 - - - -
French Language and Literature 11 - - - -
Spanish Language and Literature 25 - - - -

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Russian Language and Literature 3 - - - -

East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Japanese Language and Literature 37 - - - -
Chinese Language and Literature 15 - - - -

Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
German Language and Literature 3 - - - -

Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Environmental Control Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Energy Management and Systems Technology Technician 3 2 - - -

Drafting Design Engineering Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering Cad Cadd 1 - - - -

Environmental Control Technologies Technicians

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Energy Management and Systems Technology Technician 3 2 - - -

Library Science

Library and Archives Assisting

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Library and Archives Assisting 14 6 - - -

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Humanities Humanistic Studies - 14 - - -
Liberal Arts and Sciences Liberal Studies 36 151 - - -

Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences

Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Child Care Provider Assistant 155 13 - - -

Library Science

Library and Archives Assisting

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Library and Archives Assisting 14 6 - - -

English Language and Literature Letters

English Language and Literature

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
English Language and Literature - 8 - - -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - 12 - - -

Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

Health and Physical Education Fitness

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health and Physical Education Fitness - 5 - - -
Sport and Fitness Administration Management 1 5 - - -
Physical Fitness Technician 7 4 - - -
Sport and Fitness Administration Management 7 3 - - -

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services

Criminal Justice and Corrections

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Corrections and Criminal Justice 10 - - - -
Criminal Justice Police Science 64 22 - - -
Corrections 13 22 - - -
Forensic Science and Technology 9 22 - - -

Psychology

Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Psychology - 21 - - -

Mechanic and Repair Technologies Technicians

Electrical Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Electrical Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair 6 2 - - -

Social Sciences

Geography and Cartography

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Geography 11 1 - - -

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - 10 - - -

Construction Trades

Building Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Building Home Construction Inspection Inspector 7 4 - - -

Social Sciences

Geography and Cartography

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Geography 11 1 - - -

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - 10 - - -

Construction Trades

Building Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Building Home Construction Inspection Inspector 7 4 - - -

Health Professions and Related Programs

Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Substance Abuse Addiction Counseling 27 1 - - -

Dental Support Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Dental Laboratory Technology Technician 19 2 - - -
Dental Hygiene Hygienist 18 14 - - -
Dental Laboratory Technology Technician 19 2 - - -
Dental Hygiene Hygienist 18 14 - - -

Health Medical Preparatory Programs

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health Medical Preparatory Programs 12 31 - - -

Dental Support Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Dental Laboratory Technology Technician 19 2 - - -
Dental Hygiene Hygienist 18 14 - - -
Dental Laboratory Technology Technician 19 2 - - -
Dental Hygiene Hygienist 18 14 - - -

Health Medical Preparatory Programs

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health Medical Preparatory Programs 12 31 - - -

Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Substance Abuse Addiction Counseling 27 1 - - -

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Athletic Training Trainer - 3 - - -

Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Substance Abuse Addiction Counseling 27 1 - - -

Dental Support Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Dental Laboratory Technology Technician 19 2 - - -
Dental Hygiene Hygienist 18 14 - - -
Dental Laboratory Technology Technician 19 2 - - -
Dental Hygiene Hygienist 18 14 - - -

Health Medical Preparatory Programs

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health Medical Preparatory Programs 12 31 - - -

Dental Support Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Dental Laboratory Technology Technician 19 2 - - -
Dental Hygiene Hygienist 18 14 - - -
Dental Laboratory Technology Technician 19 2 - - -
Dental Hygiene Hygienist 18 14 - - -

Health Medical Preparatory Programs

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health Medical Preparatory Programs 12 31 - - -

Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Substance Abuse Addiction Counseling 27 1 - - -

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Athletic Training Trainer - 3 - - -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Business Commerce

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Commerce 7 2 - - -

Hospitality Administration Management

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Hospitality Administration Management - 4 - - -

Business Operations Support and Assistant Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science 2 - - - -

Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Small Business Administration Management 5 - - - -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management 14 40 - - -

Real Estate

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Real Estate 2 - - - -

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting Technology Technician and Bookkeeping 53 4 - - -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management 14 40 - - -

Business Commerce

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Commerce 7 2 - - -

General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations 2 - - - -


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