CISL Pathway Partner – College of Alameda

“Your Success Begins Here”


The College of Alameda is one of four colleges in the Peralta Community College District. The 62-acre campus is situated in charming Alameda, a city located on an island across from Oakland in the San Francisco Bay that is known for its historic buildings, Victorian-style homes, and several prominent California wineries. The campus, which is easily accessed using public transportation, was designed around a courtyard to encourage student, staff, and faculty interaction. The College of Alameda offers transfer agreement guarantees to numerous CSU and UC campuses.

School Highlights:

  • Warm and welcoming campus
  • High transfer rate to CSUs and UCs
  • Opportunity to study at Peralta’s three other campuses
  • Numerous “Degree with a Guarantee” programs to ensure acceptance to a CSU
  • Excellent access to many Bay Area cities = many housing options for students
  • Active and supportive Office of International Education to assist students from abroad

Guaranteed Transfer Programs:

  • Art History
  • Business Administration
  • Communication Studies
  • English
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • And more!