El Camino Real Charter High School
Community Colleges
Community Colleges

Website about Community Colleges:

  • The UCLA Transfer Alliance Program (TAP) with UCLA gives community college students extra consideration to their College of Letters and Science.


ASSIST is an online student-transfer information system that shows how course credits earned at one public California college or university can be applied when transferring to another.

Pierce Community College:

Pierce Rep comes every Friday to talk to students

Pierce Application Online:

How to apply to Pierce handout

LA Pierce Promise

Pierce’s Honors Program:

The Honors Program (or it’s equivalent at other community colleges) can enhance a student’s ability to transfer to a highly selective college like UCLA. But please remember that the program does not guarantee admissions. You will have fill out a separate application to get into the Honors Program.

Steps to Applying to Pierce:

1) Complete the application at www.piercecollege.edu

2) Complete the online orientation

3) Complete English and Math Assessment

4) Meet with a counselor at the Student Services Building at Pierce

5) Register for classes- You will receive a registration appointment time after you complete your application.

Concurrent Enrollment: How high school students can take classes at Pierce

Students need to apply online, take the concurrent enrollment form to the admissions office, and show up on the first day to get an “add” card.  The “add” card must be taken back to the admission office at Pierce.

Pierce’s IGETC:

Pierce  Community College IGETC: 

The IGETC is approximately 34-37 CSU/UC transferable semester units.  A minimum of 60 CSU/UC transferable semester units is required for transfer.  You will need to complete additional coursework in your major and maybe some elective courses.  Please see a counselor at Pierce to develop an Educational Plan so you can reach your goals.   Please note that colleges have different IGETCs.

Moorpark Community College:

Information about Moorpark Community College

Moorpark IGETC :

Apply for Admissions

Moorpark’s Honors Program

Special Admissions for High School Students

Santa Monica College:

Information about Santa Monica Community College 

Santa Monica IGETC

Apply Online

Santa Monica’s Scholar’s Program

High School Concurrent Form

LA Valley Community College:

Information about Los Angeles Valley Community College

Valley IGETC

Apply Online

Valley’s Transfer Alliance/Honors Program

UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG):

6 UC campuses offer guarantee admissions to students from community colleges.  Interested students must meet campus-specific requirements to qualify for a UC TAG.  By participating in a TAG program, students can ensure their admission to a specific UC campus.

Please click here to find out more information about the TAG program


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