Foothill College

12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills , CA
650 9497325
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Founded in 1957, Foothill College is recognized as one of the nation’s most outstanding community colleges. Students of all ages enroll at Foothill for a single class, one- or two-year associate degree programs, or to complete general education requirements for transfer to four-year universities such as the University of California, California State University, and private education systems. For students who want re-training or career advancement, Foothill offers in-demand professional and technical training programs that lead to specialty career certificates. A public California community college, Foothill College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community & Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools & Colleges. 

Foothill College faculty and staff challenge and inspire all students, and support and nurture them in a campus environment that is personal and serene. Each 12-week quarter, Foothill College offers more than 1,000 course sections and enrolls approximately 16,000 day, evening and online students. Currently, Foothill College offers more online classes than any other San Francisco Bay Area community college. At $31 per unit plus basic fees for California residents, Foothill offers quality education at an affordable price. Students can also take advantage of numerous support services, including financial aid, tutoring, and academic and career counseling. Throughout the year, Foothill also presents fine arts exhibits; dance, drama and music performances; and guest lectures featuring scientists, authors, cultural experts and other interesting speakers.

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