Acronyms & Campus Facilities

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Appendix – Acronyms 

The following is a list of official acronyms used at Long Beach City College. Please note this is a living document and content maybe changed or revised on a continuing basis. For first use, always spell out the name followed by the acronym in parenthesis, then use the acronym throughout the remainder of the document. 


The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses (10KSB) headquarters is hosted at Long Beach City College (LBCC). The 10KSB program serves successful small businesses that are ready to grow. It is part of the LBCC College Advancement and Economic Development (CAED) department that focuses on workforce and business development. 

  • GS10KSB – Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Initiative 
  • ASB – Associated Student Body Cabinet or PCC Student Council 
  • AGS – Scholarship Society 
  • ALCI – American Language and Culture Institute 
  • ASB – Associated Student Body 
  • BPGW – Board of Governors Waiver 
  • CCA – Communications & College Advancement 
  • CAED – College Advancement & Economic Development 
  • CalWORKS – California Work Opportunity and Responsibility for Kids 
  • CARE – Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education 
  • COS – Computer and Office Studies 
  • CTE – Career Technical Education 
  • DSPS – Disabled Students Programs and Services 
  • ESL – English as a Second Language 
  • EOPS – Extended Opportunity Programs and Services 
  • FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid 
  • FERPA – Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act 
  • FSEOG – Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants 
  • FWS – The Federal Work Study Program 
  • GEOs – General Education Outcomes 
  • IGETC – Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum 
  • IITS – Instructional and Information Technology Services 
  • LBCC Alumni Foundation 
  • LBCC Foundation 
  • LBCP – Long Beach College Promise 
  • LAC – Liberal Arts Campus 
  • LAR – Learning & Academic Resources 
  • LEAD Academy 
  • LEED – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design 
  • LINKS Supply Chain Management Program 
  • OSL – Office of Student Life 
  • PCC – Pacific Coast Campus 
  • SBDC – Small Business Development Center 
  • SSSP – Student Success and Support Program 
  • VSID – Viking Student Identification 
  • WRSC – Writing and Reading Success Center 

Appendix – Campus Facilities 

Long Beach City College has two distinct campus locations and several key facilities: 

  1. Liberal Arts Campus (LAC)
    • 4901 E. Carson St., Long Beach, CA 90808 
    • Buildings are designated with one capital letter.
  2. Pacific Coast Campus (PCC)
    • 1305 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA 90806
    • Buildings are designated with two capital letters.
  3. Veterans Stadium 
  4. Child Development Center