You have “Oceans of Opportunity” at Golden West College. www.goldenwestcollege.edu. HIGH SCHOOL VS GWC. GWC Set your own schedule 8-16 weeks to complete classes Offer online, night, and morning classes You will have classmates of all age groups. HIGH SCHOOL
Set your own schedule
8-16 weeks to complete classes
Offer online, night, and morning classes
You will have classmates of all age groups
why should I start
If you can answer “NO” to any of the following questions, consider GWC as your 1st second choice!
If you said “NO” to Question #1:
Consider GWC as the first 2 years of your 4-year Bachelors Degree!
A good GPA from a Community College is much better than any high school rank or ACT score when being considered at a University!
GWC offers Transfer Guarantee programs to insure admission into your first choice school!
If you said “NO” to Question #2 (deciding a Major):
GWC offers many exploratory courses where you can discover your interests……..at a fraction of the cost!
Counseling 103 and College 100 courses are geared to help students develop their interests and learn the tools to succeed as a college student!
Our Counselors will create an Education Plan, based off of YOUR goals!
If you answered “NO” to Question #3 (Tuition):
Spend two years at GWC and save thousands of $$$!
*2009/10 Undergraduate fees for California Residents:
Golden West College………...…$780
California State University…...$4,827
University of California……….$9,285
*Source: Community College League of California 2010
There are over 50 Majors or Areas of Emphasis to choose from.
GWC offers 23 Certificates of Achievement and 8 Certificates of Specialization.
Certificate of Achievement for CSU
for transfer to a California State University campus.
Certificate of Achievement for IGETC for transfer to a four year University, but unsure whether to go to either CSU or UC.
55% of CSU and 28% of UC graduates began at a community college!
CCC: 2,620,000 Students
CSU: 331,563 Students
UC: 159,066 Students
According to the Community College League of California’s Fast Facts:
$1.6 Million is the average lifetime earnings of a graduate with an associate’s degree. $400,000 MORE than a high school graduate.
1. Apply for Admission
- online or in the Admissions and Records Office
2. Complete Assessment tests- Math/English
3. Make a Counseling Appointment
4. Visit Financial Aid Office
Testing on H.S. campus
No S.A.T. requirements
Placement in Math & English courses
Counselors will help you with your educational and/or transfer plans
Provide Career Counseling
UC Guarantee Program
Community College System: 109
-HS Diploma (Graduate) OR
-GED/HS Equivalency OR
-18 yrs or older
-Based on income
-Enrollment costs & Health fees are waived
Apply Now @ http://www.fafsa.ed.gov
Library, Student Success Center, Computer Center, Reading/Writing Center, Accessibility Center for Education (ACE), Tutorial and Learning Center, Math labs
Child Development Center, Outreach Office, Student Health Center
Financial Aid- Federal, State and Local funding.
Veteran Services- approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education.
Re-Entry/Cal Works- services and funding for disadvantaged parent(s) returning to school.
EOP/S- State funding to serve educational and financially disadvantaged students.
C.A.R.E-funding and services for single parents.
Since 1966, GWC Rustlers have captured 74 State Championships-more than any other California Community College!
MENS SPORTS WOMENS SPORTSCOED SPORTS
BASEBALL SOCCER CROSS COUNTRY
FOOTBALL SOFTBALL TRACK
VOLLEYBALL WATER POLO
GWC Music Students, Faculty and alumni have won dozens of Grammy Awards!
GWC English Professor Dr. Paul Tayyarr is a nominee of this year’s Pulitzer Prize!
25 GWC alumni have played professional football and 19 alumni have played or are currently in the Major Leagues!
For more success stories:
“OCEANS OF OPPORTUNITY”
AT GOLDEN WEST COLLEGE!
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