Antelope Valley College

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Antelope Valley College is a community college in Lancaster, California. Also known as AVC, it is a comprehensive two-year school that services a 2,000 square-mile area in portions of Kern County and Los Angeles County.

AVC provides Associate of Science degrees and Associate of Arts degrees in over 70 fields of study, as well as vocational training and professional certification in almost 60 fields.

AVC has campuses in Palmdale and the main campus in Lancaster, which hosts a satellite site for California State University Bakersfield-Antelope Valley. Students in this program can pursue Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in a variety of fields.

Antelope Valley College is administered by the Antelope Valley Community College District.

General Information

Admission Office
3041 West Avenue K
Lancaster, CA 93536-5426
(661) 722-6332
Fax: (661) 722-6531

Contact: LaDonna Trimble
Dean of Enrollment Services

Main Address
3041 West Avenue K
Lancaster, CA 93536-5426
(661) 722-6300

Total undergrads: 15,399
Degree-seeking undergrads: 10,505

Suburban setting
Large city (250,000 – 499,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee
College has an application fee: No
Out-of-state application fee: $175
Admissions Policies/Requirements

A note about the college’s admission requirements: High school graduate, GED or 18 years of age.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Horticulture, Ornamental A,C
Landscaping A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing
Arts – General A,C
Film Production/Cinematography A,C
Interior Design A,C
Multimedia A,C
Music – General A,C
Music – General Performance C
Photography A,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Real Estate A,C

Communications Technologies
Desktop Publishing C
Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Graphics A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Science A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Data Processing Technology A
Information Sciences/Systems A,C

Teacher Assistance A

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering A,C
Construction/Building Technologies A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A,C
Child Care Service A,C
Child Development A
Clothing/Apparel/Textile Studies A,C
Family Resource Management Studies A,C
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A
Foods/Nutrition Studies A
Home Furnishings A
Human Sciences Communication A

Foreign Language & Literature
American Sign Language (ASL) A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Office Assistant A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics – General A

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Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Aircraft Powerplant Technology C
Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Health/Physical Fitness A

Precision Production Trades
Welding Technology A,C

Security & Protective Services
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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