Los Angeles Southwest College

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General Information

Admission Office

1600 West Imperial Highway
Los Angeles, CA 90047-4899
(323) 241-5321

Contact: Deborah Odom
Admissions and Records Supervisor

Main Address

1600 West Imperial Highway
Los Angeles, CA 90047-4899
(323) 241-5225



Total undergrads: 8,642
Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,589


Urban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No
Admissions Policies/Requirements

A note about the college’s admission requirements: Limited admission to nursing and allied health programs.

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
African-American Studies A

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General A
Art History/Criticism/Conservation A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Fashion Design A
Music – General A
Photography A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A
Molecular Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Banking/Financial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Insurance/Risk Management A
Management Information Systems A
Office Clerical Services A
Real Estate A,C

Communications & Journalism
Advertising A
Journalism A

Communications Technologies
Communications Technologies – General A

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Graphics A,C
Computer Programming – General A
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer Science A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A
Foreign Language Teacher Education A
Mathematics Education A
Music Teacher Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Electrical/Communications Engineering A
Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A,C

Foreign Language & Literature
Foreign Language & Literature – General A
French A
Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Respiratory Therapy A

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics – General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General A

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy A

Physical Sciences
Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A

Psychology – General A

Social Sciences
Geography A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

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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