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Community Colleges in California
California is particularly fortunate in having 112 excellent state supported community colleges. They offer low-cost education to more than 2.4 million students annually to be eligible for admission to a community college, a student must be 18 years of age or a high school graduate. At the community college, students who plan to transfer to a four-year college as a junior will take regular lower division college classes, completing their general education requirements before beginning work in their major at the four-year institution. Students may also earn a terminal Associates of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS) degree, or complete a certificate program in vocational training. Several community colleges offer study abroad programs and Honors programs which enrich academic opportunities.
Community college may be a good choice if you;
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Community College Application Guidelines