University of California, Riverside

Graduate School of Education



The California Community College Collaborative (C4)

Established jointly in 2005 by the leadership of the University of California and the California Community Colleges, C4 at UCR seeks to improve the quality of California’s community colleges by providing data-driven research.

A Research Center

Focusing on the needs of California’s community colleges, C4 provides much needed valuable information to current and future practitioners and educational leaders in California and nationally by:

  • Supporting and conducting empirically-based research on community colleges
  • Providing services to community colleges in California and nationally

A Graduate Student Research Development Center

Addressing the needs of graduate students interested in research on community colleges, C4 engages students in research on community colleges, with particular emphasis on field methods research.

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

GSOE Information

Graduate School of Education
1207 Sproul Hall

Tel: (951) 827-5225
Fax: (951) 827-3942