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Welcome to SMC! Applying to the program of your choice is easy.

You’re ready to start working toward your career or advancing in your current position. SMC is ready to get you there!  We offer over 180 degrees, certificates, and transfer options to reach your goals. Credit, noncredit (free), and community education (low-cost) classes and student support services are offered online and in-person.  If you have enrollment questions, join our QLess callback queue (during office hours) for assistance (select Admissions Phone Callback).

Choose the option that best describes you to begin the application process.

 

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Term Application Dates

Term

TERM DATES

SUBMIT APPLICATION STARTING

APPLICATION DEADLINE

SUMMER 2023

June 19, 2023 - August 11, 2023

September 1, 2022

July 25, 2023

FALL 2023

August 28, 2023 - December 19, 2023

September 1, 2022

November 15, 2023

WINTER 2024

January 2, 2024 - February 8, 2024

March 1, 2023

January 25, 2024

SPRING 2024

February 12, 2024 - June 11, 2024 

March 1, 2023

May 15, 2024

SUMMER 2024

June 17, 2024 - August 9, 2024

September 1, 2023

July 25, 2024

Fall 2024

August 26, 2024 - December 17, 2024

September 1, 2023

November 15, 2024

Winter 2025

January 6, 2024 - February 13, 2024

March 1, 2024

January 25, 2024

Spring 2025

February 18, 2025 - June 17, 2025

March 1, 2024

May 15, 2025

Requirements for New Students 

  • Must be 18 years of age or older; or
  • Younger student who has graduated from a regionally accredited high school; or
  • 16 years of age and possessing a "Student Score Report" for passing the California High School Proficiency Examination.
  • Requirements differ for High School  Concurrent Enrollment Students.
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