About Us

Learn new personal and professional skills online in Chula Vista, CA!

Opened in 1961, Southwestern College is located in Chula Vista, California, the southwestern-most community college in the continental US. Our district serves the San Diego County South Bay communities of Bonita, Chula Vista, Coronado, Imperial Beach, National City, Nester, Otay, Palm City, San Ysidro, and Sunnyside and borders Mexico on the south. Besides the main campus in Chula Vista, we have learning centers in San Ysidro and National City. Current enrollment (all programs) is about 18,000.