Golden West College

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Golden West College
Gwc.png
MottoOceans of Opportunity
Established1965
PresidentWes Bryan
Students12,796[1]
LocationHuntington Beach, California, United States
ColorsSunny Yellow and Sea Green
MascotRustler Sam
AffiliationsCoast Community College District
Websitewww.goldenwestcollege.edu
 
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Golden West College
Gwc.png
MottoOceans of Opportunity
Established1965
PresidentWes Bryan
Students12,796[1]
LocationHuntington Beach, California, United States
ColorsSunny Yellow and Sea Green
MascotRustler Sam
AffiliationsCoast Community College District
Websitewww.goldenwestcollege.edu

Golden West College or GWC, is a community college providing two-year associate of arts degrees, and lower-division classes transferable to other colleges and universities. It is located in Huntington Beach, California, about 35 miles (58 km) south of Los Angeles, California.

Organization[edit]

Golden West College is part of the Coast Community College District, a multi-college district that includes Orange Coast College and Coastline Community College, a regional organization providing administrative services and funding for post-secondary education. The district is chartered by the state of California to provide community college services.

Clubs[edit]

GWC possesses several clubs on campus for students to join. The C.A.R.E. CLUB is for single mothers dedicated to their children and their education. The California Nursing Student Association (CNSA) is to increase professional awareness and the growth of nursing students. The Peace & Leadership Club is for creating a culture of peace.

Academic profile[edit]

The mission of GWC is to provide inexpensive education in the trades, licensed trades and skilled professions, as well as remedial and transferable lower-division courses for students who plan to transfer to either a California State University, a campus of the University of California, or another university.

AA Degree Programs[edit]

Athletics[edit]

California State Community College Championships

Notable alumni[edit]

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