Academic Counseling - International Students

Welcome to the International Students Program at College of the Canyons.  Beginning and continuing your college educational journey as an international student can be an exciting time of growth, learning and opportunity.  The faculty and staff at College of the Canyons is here to help you as you navigate your path towards your academic goals, and make various decisions and choices along the way.

Class Schedule


COC Majors & certificates

College of the Canyons offers a variety of Associate Degree majors & Certificates.  To view a list of Associate Degree requirements, as well as Majors and Certificates offered by College of the Canyons, click on the links below:
Associate Degree Majors

Associate Degree Requirements


Course sequence charts

Below are the course sequence charts for English As A Second Language (ESL), English and Mathematics:
ESL Course Sequence

English Course Sequence

Math Course Sequence

Appointment preparation                   ISP Progress Report Form

Please be prepared to answer the following questions during your academic counseling appointment:
  • What is your academic goal at College of the Canyons?
  • Do you plan to transfer to a 4-year university?  If so, which university and transfer major are you considering?
  • Where did you attend school during your middle and high school years.
    • Where did you graduate high school from?
  • Have you earned college units at any institution in the U.S. or outside the U.S.?
    • If so, from what country and institution(s)?
  • Do you have a college degree from a college/university in the U.S. or outside the U.S.?
    • If so, from what country and institution(s)?

Foreign transcript evaluation

To have your foreign college/university coursework evaluated for possible COC credit, it will need to be evaluated by acurrent NACES member and consist of the following:
  1. Detailed, course-by-course evaluation
  2. Grades and units listed for each course
  3. Upper and lower division course designation
Ms. Nairy Bouyadjian
+1 (661) 362-3580
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Ms. Anh Nguyen
+1 (661) 362-3265