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AB 540 Links

Admission Application Links 

Associate Degree Transfer (ADT) Links

Academic Calendar Links
for all CCCs

College Search Engine Links

Guidelines, Handbooks & Resource Links

Major Exploration Links

Online Campuses, Programs & Degrees Links      

Special Majors Links

Study Abroad Program Links

System Site Links  

AB 540 Links

  1. AB 540 FAQs. (
  2. AB 540 Online Resources. ( 
  3. AB 540 CSU/CC Nonresident Supplemental Tuition Exemption
  4. AB 540 UC Nonresident Supplemental Tuition Exemption
  5. Colleges Friendly to Undocumented Students. (HSF). [.pdf]
  6. Comparison of Major Dream Act and AB 540.
  7. Educators for Fair Consideration (
  8. I can Afford College (ICanAffordCollege)
  9. Keeping The Dream Alive. (NCLR). [.pdf]

Admission Application Links

  1. College Board Codes (College Board)
  2. DANTES and DSST Testing Sites and Schools in California Plus CLEP Study Guides. (FinishCollegeFast)
  3. eTranscripts of California (eTranscripts)
  4. GPA Calculator. (Ohlone)
  5. GPA (cumulative) Calculator And Semester To Quarter Converter (SFSU).
  6. Quarter-to-Semester Converter. (eap.UCOP). [.pdf]

Associate Degree Transfer (ADT) Links

  1. AA-T-/AS-T Verification Form
  2. ADT Degree Links for CCCs
  3. ADT Implementation FAQs
  4. ADT Verification Process by Campus

College Search Engine Links

  1. Alphabetical Listing of California Community Colleges (CCCs). (CCCCO)
  2. Alphabetical Listing of CCC Districts. (CCCCO)
  3. Find a California Community College  (CCCCO)
  4. Academic Ranking of World Universities. (ARWU)
  5. College Navigator (nces)
  6. College and University Rankings and more. (FindTheBest)
  7. Colleges & Universities Serving Underrepresented Students. (TCW)
  8. Find & Compare Up To Three Colleges. (CollegeBoard)
  9. Graduate School Rankings. (U.S.News)
  10. Online CSU Degree Programs.
  11. Peterson's Guide.
  12. Teacher Degrees
  13. U.S. Colleges & Universities by Program (by specialization).  (univsource)

Guidelines, Handbooks & Resource Links

  1. Fast Facts (

Major Exploration Links

  1. CCCCO Salary Surfer Tool (CCCCO) 
  2. Find a CCC Program. (CCCCO)
  3. California Community College Real Estate Degree Education Centers

 Online Campuses, Programs & Degrees Links

*It is a policy that the TCW does not (at this time) post information pertaining to for-profit colleges & universities.  However, some of the following links may feature both non-profit and for-profit colleges and universities that offer online courses, degrees, and programs. We have posted only those that do not require personal information in order to use their site. 

  1. California Virtual Campuses
  2. Library & Information Services
  3. Masters In Education Online
  4. Online Counseling Programs (

Special Majors Links


  1. Art School Search Engine
  2. Art Schools, Colleges & Universities in the U.S. and Internationally. (incredibleart) 
  3. List of all Performing Art Schools in the United States. (PerformingArtSchools)
  4. Performing Arts School Search Engine. (CampusExplorer)
  5. Top Art & Design Schools in California.  (


  1. Automotive Colleges and Universities in the U.S.. ( Top Ten) (Edmunds)
  2. Top 10 Automotive Colleges and Universities in the U.S.. (Edmunds)


  1.  Courses at CAP Aligned Colleges (


  1. Association of Chiropractic Colleges. (chirocolleges)
  2. CCE Accredited Chiropractic Colleges. (acatoday)
  3. Chiropractic Career Guidance. (chiropracticschools)
  4. Chiropractic Schools - Search By State. (chiropracticschools)
  5. Chiropractic Financial Aid and Scholarships. (chiropracticschools)
  6. Find Chiropractic Schools. (chiropracticschools)


  1. Careers in Engineering (learn how to become)
  2. Engineering Majors Grid (Provided by Mira Costa)


  1. Alternative Careers & Programs to RN. (1/14).
  2. American Association of Medical Assistants. (aama)
  3. American Association of Colleges of Nursing. (aacn)
  4. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. (aacp)
  5. American Dental Association. (ada)
  6. American Dental Education Association. (adea)
  7. American Occupational Therapy Association. (aota)
  8. California Board of Registered Nursing. (
  9. Criteria for Nursing Programs
  10. Dental Education & Career Resources. (gentle-dental) 
  11. Dental Hygiene Grid. '12/'13. (SDCCD)
  12. Guide To Online Physicians Assistant Programs & Degrees (onlineDegrees)
  13. Health Care School Guide (CollegeBoard)
  14. Health Professions Scholarship and Loan Repayment Programs (oshpd)
  15. How to Become a Licensed Practical Nurse (
  16. How to Become a Neonatal Nurse (
  17. How to Become a Nursing Assistant (
  18. How to Become a Registered Nurse (
  19. List of Health Profession Schools. (UniversityofCalifornia)
  20. Medical Assistant Certification. (MedicalAssistantCertification) 
  21. Learning Resources for Medical Assistants
  22. National Council of State Boards of Nursing. (ncsbn)
  23. Nursing Programs Criteria
  24. RN to BSN (


  1. CAATE-Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training. (caate)


  1. USA Law School Search. (stu.findlaw)
  2. List of Law Schools in California. (admissions.calbar)
  3. American Bar Association. (abanet)


  1. Library & Information Services - offered online. (Spokane Falls Community College - Spokane, WA)
  2. Library Technology Certificate Program & Courses- offered at the following CCs:
  3. U.S. Library Technician Programs Search Engine - search by state.  Includes Certificate, Associate and Bachelor Degree Programs. (


  1. Medical Degrees. (AboutMedicalSchools)
    -Medical School Rankings. (AboutMedicalSchools)
    -Medical School Requirements. (AboutMedicalSchools)
    -Medical Schools in the United States. (AboutMedicalSchools) 


  1. American Physical Therapy Association. (apta)
  2. California Physical Therapy Association. (ccapta)
  3. Physical Therapist. School Listing Search. (PhysicalTherapist)
  4. Therapeutic and Rehabilitation Professions and Schools. (EducationPortal)


  1. Online Psychology Degrees 
  2. Psychology Degree & Programs Guide


  1. Association of California Community College Teacher Education Programs. (ACCCTEP)
  2. Assumption Program of Loans of Education. (APLE)
  3. California Basic Education Skills Test - CBEST. (ctcexams.nesinc)
  4. California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. (
  5. California Preliminary Administrative Credential Examination - CPACE. (ctcexams.nesinc)
  6. California Subject Examinations for Teachers - CSET. (ctcexams.nesinc)
  7. California Teacher of English Learners
  8. CalState TEACH - California Teaching Credential. (Calstateteach)
  9. CBEST, CPACE, CSET, CTEL & RICA Credentialing Exams. (Ctcexams.nesinc)
  10. CSU Fullerton Center for Careers in Teaching. (CSUFullerton)
  11. Directory of Teacher Degree and Certificate Programs.
  12. Reading Instruction Competence Assessment - RICA. (ctcexams.nesinc)
  13. Teacher (and district employees) Forgiveness Program (
  14. Troops to Teachers


Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges. (aavmc)

Study Abroad Programs

  1. AIFS. (AIFSAbroad)
  2. California Colleges for International Education.  (CCIE)
  3. Center for Study Abroad.  (CSA)
  4. Directory of Study Abroad Programs.. (GoAbroad)
  5. IIEPassport: Your Study Abroad Connection!
  6. International Colleges & Universities. (
  7. National Student Exchange.  (NSE)

System Link

  1. California Community Colleges. (CCCCO)