ENGLISH ACADEMY EXPEDITES SUCCESS

Imagine skipping a year of pre-college English, because you made it through a two-week, rigorous boot camp called "English Academy." It sounds too good to be true, except that 213 Santa Monica College students - a whopping 92 percent of the participants - did just that. But the Academy’s true worth cannot be measured in numbers. Read more

Liz Cruz

Liz Cruz Follows Her Heart Home

Local girl and SMC alum Liz Cruz was just following her heart - it led her on to success, and brought her back home. Read More

URSA Students at LMU

10 Life-Changing Days

A ten-day residency at LMU prepares SMC students for research, university, and for dreams once thought too wild to ever come true. Read More

Sandra Hutchinson

DR. HUTCHINSON PAYS IT FORWARD

Life Science professor and SMC alum Dr. Sandra Hutchinson was willing to settle for nothing less than Santa Monica College. Read More

Nichelle Monroe

SMC Bragging Rights

Artists, authors, world travelers, equestrians, poets, scientists, performers, environmental activists…the SMC community has much to brag about. Read More

English Academy

A GATEWAY TO COLLEGE AND CAREER

SMC’s noncredit programs have long acted as a gateway to greater educational and career opportunities – and they’re about to get even better. Read More