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Grossmont College, located in El Cajon, California, offers a vibrant community of diverse learners—from veterans to adult students to international students—people, like you, who are seeking to enhance their lives through a high-quality education. You will learn in a welcoming and stimulating academic environment, surrounded by supportive faculty and staff who are committed to your success.


Grossmont College was voted San Diego’s Best College by the San Diego Union Tribune. It has been ranked among the top 15 percent of Military Friendly Schools in the United States.

Open Admission

Grossmont offers open enrollment, meaning we welcome anyone who wants to pursue an affordable, first-rate education. An assessment process will evaluate your skills in areas such as English and mathematics and will help determine the courses best suited for your success.

Exceptional Programs

With more than 150 associate degrees and certificates, as well as transfer programs, you are certain to find the classes you need to prepare you for your future. From business office technology to cooking and culinary arts, liberal arts to security and law enforcement, Grossmont College has the programs you desire.

Idyllic Location

Our 135-acre campus is located on a scenic mesa in the Fletcher Hills area, adjacent to the cities of El Cajon and La Mesa. Major improvements have been made to the college since it was established in 1961, including the following new buildings:

  • Library
  • Technology
  • Science
  • Digital Arts
  • Exercise Science
  • Health/Physical Sciences

Contact Us

Whether you’re ready to apply or want to ask a question, please don’t hesitate to contact us (619-644-7208). We look forward to assisting you.


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A Member of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District