About Miramar

One of three colleges within the San Diego Community College District, San Diego Miramar College offers associate degrees, certificates of completion, and the first two years of a bachelor’s degree. Founded in 1969, and located in Mira Mesa, the college services 14,000 students annually. The College offers 70 associate degrees and 90 career technical education certificates.

Partnerships with local industry and the City and County of San Diego prepare students for high demand and well-paying careers in the highly competitive labor market, including biotechnology, paralegal (ABA approved), aviation (FAA-certified), automotive, diesel and advanced transportation and energies. Miramar College is home to the Southern California Biotechnology Center, Advanced Transportation and Energy Center and the San Diego Regional Public Safety Institute, which comprises the San Diego Law Enforcement Academy and the Fire Technology & EMT program. Since 1969, the college has provided training for nearly all law enforcement and firefighters in San Diego County. Miramar College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Our Mission

San Diego Miramar College's mission is to prepare students to succeed by providing quality instruction and services in an environment that supports and promotes success, diversity, inclusion, and equity with innovative programs and partnerships to facilitate student completion for degrees/certificates, transfer, workforce training, and/or career advancement.

Degrees & Programs

San Diego Miramar College offers 164 degrees and certificates, in 40 programs. Whether you're looking for a different career, transfer to a four-year program, or a skills refresher in your current job, Miramar has something to interest you.

Our Students

We at San Diego Miramar College value our diverse student body. Miramar has over 22,000 students enrolled annually. Our students are both full and part time, of all ages and backgrounds. You will fit in at Miramar College!

Many Convenient Online Classes

Everybody's busy. But that doesn't mean you can't take classes! San Diego Miramar College offers nearly 150 online sections, from across our programs. If you need to have your classes available to you 24/7, MIramar College is the place!