College and Career Training
The University of California system has 10 top-rated universities, some of which are among the highest ranked in the country. Opened in 2005, UC Merced is less than 50 miles from Oakdale High School.
The California State University system has 23 campuses, and has multiple top-ranked schools. Opened in 1957, CSU Stanislaus is less than 20 miles from Oakdale High School.
There are 114 community colleges in California, making it the largest system of higher education in the nation. Modesto Junior College is just 15 miles from Oakdale High School.
The California trade and vocational system covers an unbelievably broad range of certification and licensing programs, with nearby cities hosting multiple institutes.