TRADITIONAL CLASSROOM: Most of West’s classes are taught in WiFi equipped “smart” classrooms allowing instructors to enhance lectures with multimedia. Specialized labs include dental hygiene, science, aviation technology, and film/television production.
ONLINE & HYBRID CLASSES: West offers one of the most extensive and well-reviewed online programs in Southern California. Relationships with prominent universities allow West graduates to continue on and complete their Bachelor’s degree online as well.
STUDY ABROAD: This affordable summer option allows students to experience another college and learn or improve in Spanish while earning college credit
West offers close to 1,000 classes in 12 different academic disciplines. We confer Associate Degrees for Transfer and Associate Degrees in 41 subject areas including 26 for University Transfer. We award 25 types of Certificates for leading industries.
View the class schedule for classes currently being offered. The College Catalog provides descriptions of degree and certificate paths, all classes offered, and a variety of information about all areas of the college.
Graduation Plans & Transfer Requirements
Graduation Plan A (the "Transfer Plan") provides the requirements to graduate with an Associate Degree and qualify for transfer to a CA state university. Graduation PlanB (the "Career/Vocational Plan") provides the requirements to graduate with an Associate Degree.
Refer to Important Dates online or in the current class schedule to know the deadline for filing the paperwork needed to graduate. The deadline for June graduates is typically mid-November.
The following information is provided to assist you in planning to reach your educational and in compliance with the Gainful Employment Act. You may also be interested in visiting our Virtual Career Center.
Accelerated Programs, Learning Communities & Special Programs