in the USACerritos College is a large public college offering a number of disciplines along with the geology program and located in Norwalk, California. The college is presently offering associate's degrees in General Geology and Earth Science.
Cerritos College is rather inexpensive; depending on the program, tuition varies around $11,000 per year. If you seek a cheaper alternative, check Affordable Colleges in California listing.
It is reported that Cerritos College area is relatively safe - the school is reported to have a fair rating for personal safety.