Santa Barbara City College's West Campus Center with students taking classes at night.

College for Working Adults

Designed for new-to-college, working adults, and part-time students with few credits, the College for Working Adults offers multiple programs of study on a flexible schedule. You can earn as many as three Associates Degrees, concurrently, from the following areas:

Open for fall 2020 enrollment, the program offers in-person, hybrid, and online courses* to help students make timely progress towards graduation and transfer. The program will also connect students to a dedicated counselor, tutors, and dedicated faculty who understand the needs and challenges of first-generation and working adult students.

More programs are being added, please check back often. For more information, please contact us. You can also join us for one of our virtual informational sessions to learn more.

*Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, all courses will be offered entirely online for the fall 2020 semester. Course offerings are subject to availabilty.


Student in class.

Class offerings

Obtain an Associate's Degree created with your schedule in mind!  Check out our list of programs and start today!

SBCC's college campus at night.

Meet with our counselor

Enrolled in our program and ready to meet with our counselor? Schedule an appointment today!


Want to learn more about the College for Working Adults at SBCC? Let us know! 

Please note that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, all information sessions will be held virtually for the fall 2020 semester. We look forward to meeting you soon!

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