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Glendale Community College

Glendale Community College

Glendale Community College

Address

Address: 1500 N Verdugo Rd, Glendale, CA 91208, USA

Website: http://www.glendale.edu/

School Details

Key Facts

  • Glendale Community College has a strong tradition and commitment to servicing students from other countries. During a typical Academic Year, the College will enroll approximately 600 International F-1 visa students (each Semester) representing over 50 nationalities
  • Academically, Glendale Community College is a fully accredited two-year college and is considered one of the more attractive and safe locations within the California system of community colleges. 
  • Students can choose from 75 academic majors and a wide variety of general education courses.  "College Credit ESL" classes are available as part of the regular course schedule for students needing additional English language instruction. 
  • Many qualified students who graduate from Glendale Community College are able to transfer to a competitive four-year university after completing 60 units of semester credit toward their undergraduate program. 
  • Glendale C.C. has one of the highest community college "transfer rates"  and "Transfer Admission Guarantees" with many of the CSU & UC campuses in California. You will also find lower tuition costs and smaller class sizes compared to most four-year universities.
  • Total Students: 29,287

Entry Requirements

High School transcripts & Diploma; minimum of 2.0 or "C" grade point average if transferring directly from U.S.-based College or University.  TOEFL score min. “45” on iBT; or IELTS “band score” of 4.5 to 5.0

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees (Academic Year 2016-17): $6,385 USD (full-time; two semesters).
  • Estimated off-campus living expenses: $12,000 USD.
  • Total costs for bank statement = $20,800 USD.  

Overview

The college was founded as Glendale Junior College in 1927, to serve the Glendale Union High School District which at the time included La Crescenta, Glendale, and Tujunga. The campus now consists of 100 acres (40 ha) and 15 permanent buildings. It is located on the slopes of the San Rafael Hills overlooking the valleys in the Glendale area.

Academics

 75 Academic Majors leading to Associate Degrees. Popular fields of study include:

  • Accounting,
  • Animation Design,
  • Arts/Fine Arts,
  • Aviation (Flight Attendant);
  • Business Administration,
  • Computer Science/Information Systems,
  • Culinary Arts (with Hotel/Hospitality); Dance,
  • Graphic Design,
  • Mass Communications,
  • Music,

For more information, please visit http://www.glendale.edu/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=30864

Recent data (since 2014) on California community colleges shows Glendale"ranked #1" in the greater Los Angeles area in "transfer rates" to four-year Universities -- compared to other L.A.-area community colleges.

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