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Community College Information


Applying to Community College

  • Complete an online application
  • Attend an orientation
  • Register for classes

Community Colleges offer several options for students:

  • Associate Degree (2-year) programs in arts (A.A.) or sciences (A.S.) 
  • Transfer Options (2-3 years). Many Community Colleges have Transfer Agreement Guarantee (TAG)
  • Certificate Programs (3 months-2 years) in arts, sciences, technical, and occupational fields such as health, business and finance, electronics, computer sciences, agriculture, police and fire science, food science, and building and landscaping trades.

Fullerton College

  • Students can apply online at: https://admissions.fullcoll.edu/online-application/
  • If you plan on attending Fullerton College, please see Mrs. Rossoni to sign up for the Counseling 140/Educational planning course. Taking this course helps you select courses and develop an educational plan, understand educational options and policies, explore campus resources and services. You will earn 1 transferable unit and will get priority registration.
  • College Link/Dual Enrollment- See flyer below of FREE college classes offered at our PYLUSD high schools. If interested, please apply to Fullerton College and submit a special admit form to Mrs. Rossoni.
Irvine Valley College
A 7-step process for student success:
  • Apply to IVC at: admissions.ivc.edu
  • Apply for financial aid (recommended)
  • Advisement and first-semester plan (required)
  • Orientation (required)
  • Registration
  • Attend classes
Santiago Canyon College
  • Students apply online at: www.sccollege.edu
  • SCC Representative: On campus every Thursday from 9-10:30am 
  • Orientation Day at SCC: April 24, 2020. Pick up your fieldtrip slip with Mrs. Rossoni in Counseling

Orange Coast College

  • OCC Senior Day:  March 3, 2020. Pick up your fieldtrip with Mrs. Rossoni in Counseling