Mission Statement


The Learning Disabilities Program Mission

The Santa Monica College Center for Students with Disabilities- Learning Disabilities (LD) Program is designed to provide support services to students with learning disabilities who are enrolled in college classes.

These goals are met by the following:

  • Screening, testing and providing certification of learning disabilities according to state guidelines.
  • Developing individual plans and recommending appropriate academic accommodations to provide academic equity for students with learning disabilities.
  • Teaching compensatory learning strategies and fostering awareness of students' learning strengths and weaknesses.