Planning for College

  • Use the various links to help you and your student begin planning for college.  If you have any questions about the material on these pages, please see your student's counselor or visit Ms. Matthews.

UC and CSU a-g Subject Requirements

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    Subject
    Years 
    Required
    Years 
    Recommended
    a. History/Social Science 2 3
    b. English 4 4
    c. Math 3 4
    d. Laboratory Science 2 3
    e. Foreign Language 2 3
    f. Visual/Performing Art 1 1
    g. College Prep Elective 1 2 or more
     
    Students must earn a "C" or better each semester in all college prep courses to fulfill a-g subject requirements.
     
    Minimum GPA for admission
    UC: 3.0
    CSU: 2.0
     
    SAT and/or ACT test required as well 

CA Community Colleges

How do I get into Community College?

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    California community colleges are required to admit any California resident possessing a high school diploma or equivalent. Additionally, California community colleges may admit any nonresident possessing a high school diploma or equivalent or anyone (resident or nonresident) over the age of 18 without a high school diploma or equivalent who, in the judgment of the board, is capable of profiting from the instruction offered.

    Community colleges may admit minors who do not hold high school diplomas, or equivalent, to its credit courses as special part-time or special full-time students.

    Most community colleges have established requirements for K-12th grade concurrently enrolled students. 

    Interested students should contact the college's admission office.