An identified learning disability or a history of
difficulties in school
Recent stroke or head trauma
Identified psychological disorders
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD or ADHD)
Other Physical disabilities
Students may qualify for DSP&S services by one of two ways:
1) students may complete the assessment for eligibility
into the learning disabilities program or 2) provide verification
of their disability to the DSP&S office.
The DSP&S staff must review all verification before a
student is accepted into the program.
Philosophy: To create an environment where
students may realize their potential. DSP&S believes in maintaining
academic integrity, and encourages realistic choices for academic
and vocational goals.
provide support services that recognizes the worth and value of
students with disabilities and encourages students to become
functioning, productive, and contributing members of our society.
College of the Canyons provides educational services and access
for eligible students with documented disabilities who intend to
pursue coursework at COC. A
variety of programs
and services are available which afford eligible students with
disabilities the opportunity to participate fully in all aspects
of the college programs and activities
through appropriate and reasonable accommodations.