Cerro Coso Community College
Founded in 1973, Cerro Coso Community College is one of three colleges in the Kern Community College District. The college is in the city of Ridgecrest and serves more than 6,000 students covering an area of nearly 18,000 square miles of desert, mountain and valley communities in eastern California.
In addition to offering traditional classes on site, the college has been offering online classes since 1997 and offers 19 two-year degrees entirely online.
Cerro Coso has five instructional sites: Eastern Sierra Center, Bishop, Mammoth, Indian Wells Valley, Kern River Valley and South Kern.
Degrees and Certificates Awarded in
Associate in Arts for Transfer (A.A.-T) Degree
Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree
Associate of Science (A.S.) degree
Certificate requiring 18 to < 30 semester units
Certificate requiring 30 to < 60 semester units
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