Ontario, CA Area Scholarships | Fastweb

Ontario, CA Area Scholarships

Ontario is a city located in southwestern San Bernardino County, California, 35 miles (56 km) east of downtown Los Angeles and 23 miles (37 km) west of downtown San Bernardino, the county seat. Located in the western part of the Inland Empire metropolitan area, it lies just east of Los Angeles County and is part of the Greater Los Angeles Area. As of the 2010 Census, the city had a population of 163,924, up from 158,007 at the 2000 census, making it the county's fourth most populous city after San Bernardino, Fontana, and Rancho Cucamonga.[not verified in body]

The city is home to the Ontario International Airport, which is the 15th busiest airport in the United States by cargo carried. Ontario handles the mass of freight traffic between the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and the rest of the country. It is also the home of Ontario Mills and former home of the Ontario Motor Speedway.[not verified in body]

It takes its name from the Ontario Model Colony development established in 1882 by the Canadian engineer George Chaffey and his brothers William Chaffey and Charles Chaffey. They named the settlement after their home province[not verified in body] of Ontario.

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Schools in and around Ontario, CA

Platt College-Ontario
Four or more years; Private for profit; $13,794 average out-state tuition; $13,794 average in-state tuition
American Career College-Ontario
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
West Coast University-Ontario
Four or more years; Private for profit; $34,060 average out-state tuition; $34,060 average in-state tuition
Everest College-Ontario
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Everest College-Ontario Metro
Four or more years; Private for profit; $14,238 average out-state tuition; $14,238 average in-state tuition
Franklin Career College
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit; $7,490 average out-state tuition; $7,490 average in-state tuition
Argosy University-Inland Empire
Four or more years; Private for profit; $13,344 average out-state tuition; $13,344 average in-state tuition