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Discover SMC

What Interests You?

Explore Areas of Interest at SMC to pursue your education and career goals.

View a list of all our programs.

Earn a degree or certificate with flexible class offerings.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

We offer a variety of financial aid and scholarships to help you reach your goals.

Learn more about the SMC Promise Program.

New Financial Aid Distributions and Tuition Refunds.

Study in California

International Students recognize SMC as one of the best community colleges in California and the nation.

Classes are on-campus & online. Check out fully online degree options.

Dates and Deadlines

Summer Classes:
6 and 8-week sessions – June 20

Fall Classes:
Sessions start August 29

Full list of Dates and Deadlines.


We Love SMC



In transfers to the UCs, UCLA, USC, & LMU for 31 years


Degrees & Certificates


In transfer of African American and Latinx students to UCs


$50 Million in Financial Aid & Scholarships

Masks are still required indoors
SMC Wins Best Student Flim at Cannes
The Aspen Institute names SMC one of 150 Top Community Colleges
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Events Happening at SMC

Aug 17
Bodega (Food Pantry)

Bodega (Food Pantry)

11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Main Campus
Aug 18
Aug 19
VIP Welcome

VIP Welcome

12 a.m. - 12 a.m. Hybrid
Aug 18
Free COVID-19 Vaccinations Available at SMC


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