Please take advantage of the various resources available to assist and advise new students:
o Explain certificate, associate degree, and transfer requirements.
o Connect students to campus resources.
o Explain campus policies and procedures.
o Introduce students to online educational tools.
· Visit the Career Center. The COC Career Center provides a number of valuable services to COC students, including:
o Career Assessment
o MyMajors Workshops
o Resume writing and Interviewing Skills workshops
o Appointments with Career Advisors
· Take a Counseling class. The Counseling Department offers classes in career exploration, learning strategies, transfer planning, and student success.If
you are a first-time college student, you must wait to request an
appointment with a COC counselor until you have completed 12 units or 2
semesters, whichever comes first. Until that time, new students are able to make an individual appointment with an Academic Advisor.
Academic Advisors meet with new students in 30-minute appointments where they can help explain educational pathways and assist students in developing a one semester educational plan.
To make an appointment, click on the buttons below to choose either the Valencia or Canyon Country campus: