Academics

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Academic Departments

Explore Your Future

The possibilities are endless. With 22 departments offering a variety of courses, Long Beach City College has the education and training to put you on the path to success. Whether you know where you’re headed or looking for a place to start, explore the classes, programs, and resources that are the portal to your future. 

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Counseling & Guidance

The Department of Counseling and Student Development believes that it is essential to use your time at Long Beach City College effectively to make your dreams a reality. All of us need to achieve balance in our lives to be successful, and student life poses special challenges of planning deadlines, course-work, job and/or other responsibilities. Therefore, we are committed to offering a variety of counseling opportunities to students in order to assist and facilitate positive student development.

 

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Learning Support & Tutoring

The purpose of the Learning and Academic Resources (LAR) Department is to provide instruction and support services to Long Beach City College students in cooperation with faculty and staff so that students will be more successful in their academic and occupational programs. Recognizing that our college community is composed of students with diverse educational backgrounds, varied levels of preparedness, and a variety of academic needs, LAR offers instruction and a wide range of programs, services and materials to promote college success.

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Honors Program

Honors Program

For over 85 years, Long Beach City College has developed innovative educational programs to serve the public. In 1980, the college established the Honors Program to better serve intellectually ambitious, high-achieving students. Today, the program is an important element of the college’s curriculum, and its graduates have proven records of success in completing baccalaureate degrees as well as professional and graduate school degrees.