Butte College

Oroville, California

Butte College is located in Oroville, California and was the first school in the nation to be 100% solar powered. What’s more, Butte College is located on a 928 acre wildlife preserve. Butte’s campus offers modern facilities, small class sizes and a free bus transportation system.

New Fashion Program with Certificate!

Students take specialized coursework completing a certificate program in Fashion Merchandising, Fashion Design or Clothing Construction. Develop practical skills in the business of fashion from identifyingtrends and innovations to production, merchandising and promotions

CCP Fashion Program Flyer


+ International Support

Butte College’s international program helps to coordinate community volunteer opportunities in addition to a week-long specialized international student orientation week, conversation hours and other social activities. All student life campus events are available for international students to participate in.

+ Dorms

The Social Chico Dorms are located in the city of Chico and buses are available to take you to the Butte College campus. Some rooms are private and others are shared, all come furnished with a bed, dresser and desk. A dining facility with meal plans are available to choose from. There are frequent, planned social activities like movie nights and adventure outings to participate in along with a recreation room and fitness center on-site.

The Social Chico Housing Option

+ Degrees

With over 180 academic programs, Butte College offers degrees with guaranteed transfer to California State Universities with 29 Associate in Arts for Transfer and Associate in Science for Transfer degrees. Explore
degrees and certificates
at Butte.

+ Athletics and Clubs

Athletics at Butte
include football, cheerleading, soccer, cross country, volleyball and more.
include the Fashion, Beekeeping, Clay, Film, Global Cultures, Motor Sports, Startup clubs among others.

+University Transfer

As a California community college, Butte College offers transfer agreements with the California State University and University of California system schools in addition to out of state schools.
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“You learn about new cultures, ways of living you’ve never even imagined. It’s just so vibrant!”

– Anna, Italy

Intercultural Exchange Programs

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