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College Admission Requirements

College Admission Requirements

Community Colleges - Vocational Schools or Other 2-year Colleges:  To enroll, a student must be a high school graduate, have passed the California Proficiency Examination, OR be 18 years old. 

 

CSU and UC Admission Requirements:

To be a competitive applicant you should complete a challenging program that prepares you well beyond these minimum requirements. You must complete the high school subjects below with at least a “C” grade in each course.  You will also need to sign up to take at least one of the college tests:  SAT OR ACT (see other link for more info).  

 

California State University

 

 University of California

 

English (4 years) English (4 years)
Mathematics (3 years) Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2 Mathematics (3 years) (4 years recommended) Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2
Social Studies (2 years) (World History, U.S. History) Social Studies (2 years)  (World History, U.S. History)
Science (2 years of laboratory science) Science (2 years of laboratory science) (3 years recommended)
Foreign Language (2 years of same language) Foreign Language (2 years of same language) (3 years recommended)
Visual Performing Arts (1 year: art, drama, dance or music) Visual Performing Arts (1 year: art, drama, dance or music)
Electives (1 year of academic electives)

Electives (1 year of academic electives 

Click on the links below to be directed to their application websites:  Deadline Nov. 30th!

CSU Application                                        UC Application

College & Career Center

Stop by the College & Career Center,

Room V-127

Important Websites

California Colleges 

College Board  (National Database for colleges & scholarships)

AICCU (Independent California Colleges & Universities)

USNEWS- Top Colleges Leader in College Rankings