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

Counseling services at Long Beach City College are in place to help the student identify and clarify personal, career and educational goals. The intent is to help students successfully plan deadlines, course-work, job and other responsibilities. Our counselors are available to assist and facilitate positive student development. We offer services such as Academic Counseling, Career Exploration, Educational Planning, College Transfer, and many others t help you achieve your educational goals.

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Learning & Academic Resources

The Learning and Academic Resources (LAR) Department provides instruction and support services to Long Beach City College students to help them be more successful in their academic pursuits. Recognizing that our college community is composed of diverse students with varying educational backgrounds, readiness, and 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.