College of the Canyons adjunct instructors Christine Hirst and Thomas Gavin have been selected by the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute to join the 2017-18 NASA Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors (AAA) program, joining 37 public high school physics and earth science teachers representing seven California school districts.
MARCH 17, 2017
The Theatre Department will present its production of “Buzzer,” a play written by Tracey Scott Wilson, at the Black Box Theater March 24 to April 2.
MARCH 17, 2017
The award-winning Studio Jazz Ensemble and Lab Band will present “Crank Up the Jazz!” on Friday, March 24, at the Performing Arts Center.
MARCH 10, 2017
Fourteen members of the College of the Canyons football program have been named to the 2016 Southern California Football Association Scholar-Athlete Team.
MARCH 9, 2017
Anthropology professor Dr. Laurie Solis will deliver the scholarly presentation “Tataviam: People Who Face the Sun” on Thursday, March 30 at the Performing Arts Center.
MARCH 8, 2017
The men’s and women’s soccer programs invite youth soccer players to participate in the first COC Soccer Skills Academy March 23 to May 18.
FEBRUARY 22, 2017
College Receives State Grant to Launch First-Year Promise
College of the Canyons has received a $750,000 state grant that will allow it to launch the First-Year Promise program, a pathway that will provide increased opportunities for new full-time college students to achieve their educational goals.
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
The Santa Clarita Community College District’s citizens bond oversight committee has accepted the results of an independent audit confirming the district has properly accounted for all bond expenditures. The accounting firm that conducted the audit gave the district its best possible rating.
Starting this spring, all William S. Hart Union High School District juniors and seniors will be able to enroll in a College of the Canyons course without leaving their high school campus – or paying enrollment fees.
OCTOBER 24, 2016
College of the Canyons has been ranked among the top-15 community and career colleges by alumni salary potential in PayScale's 2016-17 College Salary Report.
The College of the Canyons Foundation is organizing an all-inclusive trip to Costa Rica during the spring 2017 semester.
College of the Canyons was ranked among the top-25 U.S. colleges for adult learners in Washington Monthly magazine’s ranking of “Best Two-Year Colleges for Adult Learners.” Ranking at No. 21, COC made the list with 12 other two-year colleges in California.
AUGUST 9, 2016
The College of the Canyons Athletics Department has earned the Western State Conference Supremacy Award for its athletic programs’ combined performance for the third straight year.
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The California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office has released a guiding statement of principles regarding undocumented students.
The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges has reaffirmed the college's accreditation at the highest possible rating.
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