Students in and around Los Angeles who are planning their future education can discover the top community colleges on cheaponlinecolleges.org.
Lehi, UT -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/21/2013 -- The comprehensive and free online resource for prospective students, www.cheaponlinecolleges.org, has revealed its 2013 community college rankings for the Greater Los Angeles area.
The list of the Top 10 Community Colleges of the Greater Los Angeles Area is fast becoming an indispensible resource for students who are researching and deciding upon their educational path.
“Among the many college statistics schools use to promote themselves, graduation and transfer rates stand out when it comes to extending education beyond a two-year school,” said the spokesperson.
“Because this rate incorporates the success students have had in the past, transfer rates are a good indicator of your possible success. And thanks to extensive research from CollegeMeasures.org, we have been able to compile a list of the best community colleges of the Greater Los Angeles area based on transfer rates.”
Irvine Valley College tops the list on cheaponlinecolleges.org with a worthy 52.7 per cent graduation and transfer rate. In an enviable location and with a student population of over 15,000 students, that transfer rate results in an exceptional performance by the college.
“Much of IVC’s success can likely be attributed to their honors program, which enables students to achieve more in a challenging curriculum. In fact, students in these programs are given priority consideration to UCLA and UCI as well as several other universities,” said the spokesperson.
At 51.1 per cent graduation and transfer rate, Orange Coast College has a winning reputation for excellence and ranks second on the list. Home to more than 25,000 students and located in the heart of activity in the Greater Los Angeles area, OCC boasts much-acclaimed nautical programs drawing applicants from around the country.
In third place, Pasadena City College holds a prominent position on the list of top community colleges in the area as well as in the state, with a 50.8 per cent graduation and transfer rate.
“No discussion of community colleges in the Greater Los Angeles area would be complete without mentioning Pasadena City College. As one of the largest community colleges in the United States it is consistently ranked one of the top ten community colleges in the state of California by a wide variety of sources,” said the spokesperson.
Simply by visiting http://www.cheaponlinecolleges.org, students can read about these and the other community colleges that make up the top ten on the 2013 Greater Los Angeles Community College rankings.
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