For Students

Students Start Right Here

Starting college the smart way starts here at the colleges of Rancho Santiago Community College District. It’s the most affordable, accessible choice for higher education. You’ll receive all the help you need to achieve your goals, whether it’s a better job, an exciting career, or to transfer to a four-year university or college.

You can attend Santa Ana College or Santiago Canyon College in Orange. Or you might find that taking classes at both colleges fits your schedule best. There are more than 150 programs leading to either a certificate or associate degree from which to choose. Whether you want to brush-up your math and English skills, take courses on-line, on the weekend, or seek the stimulation and challenge of an honors program, we have what you’re looking for. Check us out (link to the on-line class schedule/catalogue).

Across the college district, students who complete a vocational degree or certificate and who find satisfactory employment in their chosen discipline slightly exceed the statewide average of 84 percent. Graduates from our colleges make a difference in their communities and beyond. Many are leaders in their professions here in Orange County as well as around the world.

Non-Discriminatory Policy

The Rancho Santiago Community College District complies with all Federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of ethnic group identification, national origin, religion, age, sex, race, color, ancestry, sexual orientation, or physical or mental disability, or on the basis of these perceived characteristics or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. This holds true for all students who are interested in participating in educational programs and/or extracurricular school activities. Harassment of any employee/student with regard to ethnic group identification, national origin, religion, age, sex, race, color, ancestry, sexual orientation, or physical or mental disability, or on the basis of these perceived characteristics or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics is strictly prohibited. Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to District’s Title IX Officer and/or Section 504/ADA Coordinator.

Rancho Santiago Community College District
Title IX Officer and Section 504/ADA Coordinator
Judy Chitlik
2323 North Broadway
Santa Ana, CA  92706
(714) 480-7489

The RSCCD non-discriminatory policy can also be viewed in Spanish and Vietnamese.