Glendale Community College offers every opportunity for their students to succeed. They help their students excel through transfer preparation, offering associates degrees,career development, technical training, certificates, basic skills instruction and continuing education. They are committed to instilling in their students a sense of community, skills in critical thinking, information competency, global awareness and application of knowledge.
In addition to their coursework students at Glendale College have the opportunity to participate in the school’s many sports teams. The athletic teams include basketball, soccer,track and field, baseball, golf, volleyball, tennis and cross country. Students can also participate in the schools cheer leading squad or band.
Glendale Community College is located in the city of Glendale in sunny Southern California. The campus is located in a safe, suburban area just minutes from downtown Los Angeles. Students can enjoy the many eateries, movie theaters and shopping malls in the area or they can take a short drive to downtown or the famous sunset strip to enjoy the nightlife and a change of pace. The city of Glendale has a local bus system called the Bee Line, making transportation through the city accessible, even without a car.
Glendale enjoys a mostly warm climate, with temperatures reaching up to 100 in the summers and ranging from the mid 70s to low 80s the rest of the year. Students can take advantage of the fine weather and take the30-40 minute trip to any of the nearby beaches to bask in the sun, enjoy a meal or catch some waves.