Admission Requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must complete 15 high school units, including the requirements listed below. (A unit refers to one year of study in high school.) We encourage you to complete as many college preparatory courses as possible.

Admission Requirements for all majors  -  except nursing, engineering and mathematics:

Algebra 1 unit
English 4 units
Plane geometry 1 unit
History 1 unit
Foreign language 2 units*
Laboratory science 1 unit
Academic electives 5 units
Total required 15 units
*Two units of the same language

Admission Requirements for Associate Degree Nursing Program: You must place in the top two-fifths of your graduating class and have a minimum composite SAT score of 1025 or a minimum composite ACT score of 22.

English 4 units
Mathematics 2 units (1 in algebra)
Social science 3 units
Biology with lab 1 unit
Chemistry with lab 1 unit
Academic electives 5 units
Total required 16 units

Admission Requirements for Engineering and Mathematics Majors:

English 4 units
Algebra 2 units
Plane geometry 1 unit
Trigonometry .5 unit
History 1 unit
Chemistry 1 unit
Physics 1 unit
Academic electives 4.5 units
Total required 15 units