College Deliberately: American River College

American River College is a very large, public, two-year College that emphasizes career, culture and research located in a suburb of Sacramento, CA. It is known for Criminal Justice/Police Science, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies and Social Sciences.

American River College

place 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841-4286
phone Phone: (916) 484-8011
web Web: https://www.arc.losrios.edu/
  • American River College is also known as:
    American River College, American River , ARC


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American River College is open admissions, meaning that the only requirement for admission is a high school diploma or GED equivalent.


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