Online Programs

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Invest in yourself, in your education. There's nothing better."

- Sylvia Porter, economist and journalist

 

West offers the following degrees primarily and completely online:

  1. West offers the following degrees online, including all major and general education requirements with the exception of Math. Students can take Math online with one of our University Partners

    • Accounting
    • Administration of Justice
    • Anthropology
    • Business
    • Business Administration
    • Computer Network and Security Management Option
    • Computer Science Information Technology
    • Economics
    • English
    • Fire Technology
    • Liberal Arts
    • Marketing
    • Philosophy
    • Real Estate

  2. West offers the following degrees primarily online. Over 50% of the major requirements and all general education requirements, excluding Math, are available online.

    • Child Development
    • Computer Applications and Office Technologies
    • Computer Web Support/Database Administration
    • History
    • Hospitality
    • Management - Small Business
    • Political Science
    • Spanish
    • Travel

  3. West offers the following Certificates Of Achievement completely online

    • Business Application and Database Management
    • Computer Network and Information System Security
    • Computer Network Management
    • Computer Science Information Technology
    • Computer Web Support and Administration
    • Fire Technology
    • Hotel Front Desk and Back Office Operations
    • Management – Small Business

  4. West offers the following Certificates of Achievement primarily online. Over 50% of the required courses are available online.

    • Child Development
    • Computer Web Support & Database Admin
    • Event and Convention Planning
    • Hospitality
    • Hotel Sales and Marketing

  5. West offers the following Skill Certificates completely online.

    • Accounting
    • Basic & Advanced Travel
    • Business
    • Child Development - Administration and Supervision of Early Childhood Programs
    • Child Development - Health, Nutrition, Safety and Food Sanitation of Early Childhood Programs
    • Computer Applications and Office Technologies
    • Computer Network Management
    • Computer Network Security
    • Computer Network and Security Management
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Fire Technology
    • Real Estate

  6. West offers the following Skill Certificates primarily online. Over 50% of the required courses are available online

    • Child Development - Observation, Assessment, and Guidance in Early Childhood Programs
    • Director/Private Pre-School
    • Teacher/Private Pre-School

News and Events
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Economics 2: Principles of Economics II / Did you know that Economics 1 is NOT a prerequisite for Economics 2?

Economics 2 transfers to UC and CSU and is required for both Business Administration and Economics Associate Degrees for Transfer.

Enroll now in section 8065 starting on 8/31/15 or sections 8248/8019 starting 10/26/15.

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Register Now / Want to be prepared for your online courses?

Register for Education 230 - Online Student Success Lab - Section 8211 and Section 7715. This 1 unit 3-week course teaches the basics of the online learning environment and how to succeed in an online class. Register now...

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All Things Digital / The DDS and the Distance Learning Program have teamed up to launch a new blog, West LA Digital. Check us out and learn about all things digital from West LA College. Don’t forget to follow us. Learn more…

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WLAC Online Degree for International Students / Students abroad can now earn a U.S. degree online. Applications are now being accepted.
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