Laney College
#3987 Overall Influence

Laney College

Community college in Oakland, California

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Laney College is a public community college in Oakland, California. Laney is the largest of the four colleges of the Peralta Community College District, which serves northern Alameda County. Laney College is named after Joseph Clarence Laney. The college offers both certificates and credits for Associate of Arts degree, as well as prerequisites to transfer to four year universities. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

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900 Fallon Sreet, Oakland CA 94607

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

56 per 100k

Violent Crime

14 per 100k

What is Laney College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

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Political Science
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Computer Science
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Influential People

Who are Laney College's Most influential alumni?

Laney College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Political Science, and Computer Science. Laney College’s most academically influential people include Vernard Richard Lewis, Gil Kahele, and Ron Dellums.

Vernard Richard Lewis

American entomologist

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Gil Kahele

American politician

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Ron Dellums

American politician

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Stella Leach

Native American nurse and activist

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Frank Oz
Frank Oz

American actor and director

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