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LAVC Named a Top 5 Influential Community College in California

Academic Influence has ranked Los Angeles Valley College as the 5th most influential California Community Colleges, and the 26th most influential community college nationwide according to Forbes.

LAVC Named a Top 5 Influential Community College in California

Los Angeles Valley College (LAVC) has ranked #5 on a Forbes list of Best Community Colleges in California by Academic Influence. The college is also listed as #26 out of 50 campuses in the nation

This first-ever college ranking by Academic Influence used artificial intelligence technology to identify the best community colleges in each state and nationwide. All the top-rated colleges have a broad selection of associate’s degrees, affordable tuition rates, and strong partnerships with public four-year schools so that students can easily transfer their credits into accredited bachelor’s degree programs. The campuses have influential professors are teaching, and their graduates are advancing the school’s reputation for academic excellence. See the full ranking at

LAVC faculty and alumni were noted in the ranking for national and global influence in fields such as Computer Science, Communications, Chemistry, Literature, History, Economics, Medical, Engineering, Nursing, and Psychology.




Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 8/29/2021 5:01:00 PM