Long Beach, CA Colleges

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Long Beach is a city situated in Los Angeles County in Southern California, on the Pacific coast of the United States. The city is the 36th-largest city in the nation and the seventh-largest in California. As of 2010, its population was 462,257. In addition, Long Beach is the second largest city within Greater Los Angeles Area, after Los Angeles, and a principal city of the Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana metropolitan area.

The city is a dominant maritime center of the United States. The Port of Long Beach is the United States' second busiest container port and one of the world's largest shipping ports. The city also maintains a large oil industry with the substance being found both underground and offshore. Manufacturing sectors include those in aircraft, car parts, electronic and audiovisual equipment, and home furnishings. It is also home to headquarters for corporations including Epson America, Molina Healthcare, and SCAN Health Plan. Long Beach has grown with the development of high-technology and aerospace industries in the area.

Downtown Long Beach is located approximately 25 miles (40 km) south of Downtown Los Angeles, however, the two cities border each other for several miles on Long Beach's southwestern portion. Long Beach borders Orange County on its southeast edge.

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Schools in and around Long Beach, CA

Name
John Wesley International Barber and Beauty College
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
American University of Health Sciences
Four or more years; Private for profit; $30,000 average out-state tuition; $30,000 average in-state tuition
Newbridge College-Long Beach
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
California State University-Long Beach
Four or more years; Public; $16,632 average out-state tuition; $5,472 average in-state tuition
Long Beach City College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $6,132 average out-state tuition; $1,008 average in-state tuition
Los Angeles Harbor College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $5,898 average out-state tuition; $958 average in-state tuition
InterCoast Colleges-Carson
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit

Long Beach, CA Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Ronald D. Lunceford Scholarship $4,000 January 13, 2017
Clinton E. Phillips Scholarship $4,000 January 13, 2017
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016