CALIFORNIA COLLEGES - INFORMATION AND WEBSITES
The California Community Colleges is the largest system of higher education in the nation, with 2.4 million students attending 112 colleges. Our colleges provide students with the knowledge and background necessary to compete in today’s economy. With a wide range of educational offerings, the colleges provide workforce training, basic courses in English and math, certificate and degree programs and preparation for transfer to four-year institutions. www.cccco.edu - California Community College System
www.assist.org - Assist – for transferring to a 4-year college from community college
www.cvc.edu - California Virtual Campus provides course information and class schedules for all California Community Colleges. Manage your degree timeline, balance your work load, and get a job out of college.
ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS FOR 4-YEAR COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY ADMISSION
The Subject Requirement, more commonly referred to as the "a-g" subject requirements, is one of three requirements needed to enter UC as a freshman. Specifically, students must complete a pattern of 15 college-preparatory courses drawn from the areas of history/social science, English, math, lab science, a language other than English, the visual and performing arts and the college-preparatory elective. www.ucop.edu/agguide/
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY (CSU) AND UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (UC) SYSTEMS
California State University System (CSU)
University of California System (UC)
OTHER WEBSITES FOR COLLEGES
www.californiacolleges.edu - This website is for college and career planning in California
www.aiccu.edu- This website is a link to California private non-profit colleges and universities.
www.bls.gov/ooh/ - The Nation’s premier source for career information! The profiles featured here cover hundreds of occupations and describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Each profile also includes BLS employment projections for the 2010-20 decade
www.californiacolleges.edu – This website is for college and career planning in California.