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Allan Hancock College

Santa Maria, CA

At A Glance

Main Address

800 South College Drive

Santa Maria, CA 93454-6399

www.hancockcollege.edu

Admission Office

800 South College Drive

Santa Maria, CA 93454-6399

(805) 922-6966

Fax : (805) 922-3477

Contact : Marian Quaid-Maltagliati

Director, Admissions and Records

Type of School

Medium

Public

community college

2-year school

Coed

Hispanic-Serving Institution

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Regionally Accredited

College Board Code: 4002

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 14,399

In-State Tuition : $1,418.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $9,338.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Small City (50-250k)

Suburban

Commuter campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : May 1

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Hispanic-Serving Institution

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 61.0%
Security and Protective Services : 11.0%
Health Professions : 10.0%
Business/Marketing : 5.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations A C

Architecture & Related Programs
Architectural Technology/Technician A C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General A

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A C
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General A C
Business Administration and Management, General A C
Business/Commerce, General A
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry A C
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services A
International Marketing A C
Management Information Systems, General A
Management Science A

Communications Technologies & Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects A
Graphic Communications, General A
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production A
Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician A C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Science A
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications C
Computer and Information Sciences, General A C
Information Technology A C
Network and System Administration/Administrator C
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager C
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster C

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance C
Electrician C
Painting/Painter and Wall Coverer C
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C
Elementary Education and Teaching A
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching A

Engineering
Engineering, General A

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians A
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians A
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician A C
Electromechanical/Electromechanical Engineering Technology/Technician A C
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, General A
Environmental/Environmental Engineering Technology/Technician A C
Hazardous Materials Management and Waste Technology/Technician C
Robotics Technology/Technician A C

English Language, Literature & Letters
English Language and Literature, General A

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management C
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General A
Fashion and Fabric Consultant A C
Housing and Human Environments, General A C

Foreign Language, Literatures & Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature A

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Dental Assisting/Assistant A C
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) C
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator A C
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician A C
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General A C
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training A C
Medical/Clinical Assistant A C
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide C
Physical Therapy Assistant A
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling C

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary A C

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mathematics & Statistics
Computational Mathematics A
Mathematics, General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician A C
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair Technology/Technician, General A C
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology/Technician C
Mechanics and Repairers, General A C

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Studies A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies A

Personal & Culinary Services
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General A C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A C

Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General A
Physics, General A

Psychology
Psychology, General A

Public Administration & Social Services
Human Services, General A C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science C
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician A C
Fire Science/Fire-fighting C

Social Sciences
International Relations and Affairs A
Social Sciences, General A

Visual & Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General A
Cinematography and Film/Video Production C
Commercial Photography A
Commercial and Advertising Art A
Dance, General A C
Design and Visual Communications, General A
Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts, General C
Fashion/Apparel Design A C
Film/Cinema/Media Studies A
Interior Design A
Music, General A
Photography A
Technical Theater/Theater Design and Technology C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Cooperative Education

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Independent Study

Internships

Honors Program

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Weekend College

Computer Services

180 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Geographic Location : 70 miles from Santa Barbara, 175 miles from Los Angeles.

Small City

Suburban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 14,399

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 6,550

Graduate enrollment : --

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Bulldogs

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Health services

On-campus daycare

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Veteran's counselor

Economically disadvantaged students services

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Tutoring

Writing center

Study skills assistance

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

Y

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

Y

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

Y

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Football

Men's Intercollegiate

Golf

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Tennis

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Track and Field

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Special requirements for allied health and drama programs. Students required to make separate application for admission to nursing, drama, police academy programs.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: Allan Hancock College grants credit towards its associate degrees for successful completion of examinations in the AP. Students who complete AP Examinations with scores of 3, 4 or 5 will receive credit according to the Allan Hancock College AP, CLEP, & IB Equivalency List. Credit awarded through AP may be used to satisfy graduation requirements. The units earned from AP credit cannot be used to satisfy the 12-unit residency requirement or be applied toward financial aid.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

3

--

All

3-D Art and Design

3

3

--

All

Art History

3

3

ART 103

All

4

6

ART 103, 104

All

Biology

3

4

BIOL 100

All

Calculus AB

3

5

MATH 181

All

Calculus BC

3

10

MATH 181 & 182

All

Chemistry

3

4

CHEM 120

All

4

5

CHEM 150

All

Chinese Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

POLS 105

All

Computer Science A

3

3

--

All

4

4

CS 111

All

Drawing

3

3

--

All

English Language and Composition

3

4

ENGL 101

All

English Literature and Composition

3

3

--

All

4

3

ENGL 102

All

Environmental Science

3

3

BIOL 120

All

European History

3

3

--

All

French Language and Culture

3

5

FRCH 102

All

German Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

Human Geography

3

3

GEOG 102

All

Italian Language and Culture

3

5

ITAL 103

All

Japanese Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

Latin

3

3

--

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECON 101

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECON 102

All

Music Theory

3

4

MUS 111

All

Physics 1

3

4

--

All

Physics 2

3

4

--

All

Physics B

3

4

--

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

PHYS 141

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PHYS 141

All

Psychology

3

3

PSY 101

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

5

SPAN 103

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

3

--

All

Statistics

3

4

MATH 123

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

--

All

United States History

3

3

HIST 118

All

4

6

HIST 107, HIST 108

All

World History: Modern

3

3

HIST 101

All

4

6

HIST 101, HIST 102

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

47

3

American Literature

46

3

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

49

3

Biology

46

4

Calculus with Elementary Functions

47

4

Chemistry

47

3

College Algebra

45

3

College Composition

50

6

College Composition Modular with Optional Essay

50

3

College Mathematics

--

3

English Literature

46

3

French I

41

5

French II

53

5

History of United States I

45

3

History of United States II

45

3

Human Growth and Development

45

3

Humanities

--

3

Information Systems and Computer Applications

47

3

Introduction to Educational Psychology

46

3

Introductory Business Law

51

3

Introductory Psychology

47

3

Introductory Sociology

47

3

Natural Science

--

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

48

3

Principles of Management

47

3

Principles of Marketing

48

3

Principles of Microeconomics

47

3

Social Sciences and History

--

3

Spanish I

41

5

Spanish II

50

5

Western Civilization I

46

3

Western Civilization II

47

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : May 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Robert Parisi

Financial aid office phone : (805) 922-6966

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $46.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $264.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Alumni Affiliation

Art

Athletics

Job Skills

Leadership

Minority Status

Music/Drama

State/District Residency

Work Study Programs

For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$1,418.00

$1,418.00

$1,418.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$9,338.00

$9,338.00

$9,338.00

Room only:

--

$10,862.00

$4,347.00

Books and supplies:

$1,656.00

$1,656.00

$1,656.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

$2,853.00

$3,114.00

Transportation expenses:

--

$1,206.00

$1,071.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$3,074.00

$17,995.00

$11,606.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$10,994.00

$25,915.00

$19,526.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 1

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Transfer center

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $9,338.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $10,862.00

Additional estimated expenses: $200.00

Costs per credit hour: $264.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

English as a Second Language Program On Campus for International Students