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East Los Angeles College

Monterey Park, CA 2-Year Public

East Los Angeles College Academics

Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. East Los Angeles College accepts transfer credits. Additionally, East Los Angeles College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

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Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: East Los Angeles College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Do I Have To Take At East Los Angeles College?

East Los Angeles College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with East Los Angeles College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at East Los Angeles College

When choosing a major, East Los Angeles College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at East Los Angeles College.East Los Angeles College allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative. East Los Angeles College false.East Los Angeles College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About East Los Angeles College

Does East Los Angeles College Offer Learning Disability Services?

🟨 Check with East Los Angeles College directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does East Los Angeles College Have An Online Program?

✅ East Los Angeles College true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does East Los Angeles College Give Credit for AP Classes?

✅ East Los Angeles College true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does East Los Angeles College Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at East Los Angeles College, check with the school directly. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at East Los Angeles College.

Does East Los Angeles College Require Internships?

❌ East Los Angeles College studets are not required to complete an internship.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While East Los Angeles College does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.

Additional Information About East Los Angeles College

East Los Angeles College Library

The main library on campus is the ELAC Helen Miller Bailey Library and there are 2 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at East Los Angeles College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

East Los Angeles College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does East Los Angeles College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

East Los Angeles College does not have any ROTC programs.

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