The College Tour
Experience Cerritos College Like Never Before!
Cerritos College is featured in a 30-minute episode of The College Tour, an Amazon Prime streaming series. Hosted by Alex Boylan, The College Tour features
students who tell their stories about college campuses from around the world.
Join us on this immersive virtual tour of our campus, as 10 students share their unique
perspective and experiences at Cerritos College.
Meet Our Students
“In my time at Cerritos College, I’ve learned I can’t do it alone. There have been
countless individuals who have played a role in guiding me, and I know I wouldn’t
be here without them.”Watch Kobe's Video!
“When I first started at Cerritos College, I couldn’t imagine myself thriving as much
as I am right now. I’m grateful for the support of my professors, and the opportunities
for success that they’ve provided to me.”Watch Emely's Video!
“I joined the Cerritos Complete Promise Program that offered me two years free of
college tuition. Thanks to the program, I was able to get my three degrees and one
certificate in just two years…Cerritos College has always welcomed me.”Watch Kat's Video!
David Rudy Contreras Jr.
“Whatever your interests are, you can find a group of friends and mentors at Cerritos.
As a student, it means a lot to me that my professors are personally invested in my
success. Here at Cerritos College, any dream is possible.”Watch David's Video!
“I’m a first-generation student, and I couldn’t have done it without my support system
here at Cerritos. Special shout-out to my counselor who’s been like my mom.”Watch Brittany's Video!
“Not only are classes affordable at Cerritos, but they also offer a number of scholarships
and job opportunities. The community of support around me has been super impactful
and made Cerritos College so memorable.”Watch Riley's Video!
“As an international student…,Cerritos College has done more than given me knowledge
about my major; they have given me a community, leadership skills, volunteer and professional
experience.”Watch Janvi's Video!
“I knew I had to go to Cerritos College because of their amazing atmosphere, caring
professors, and many options for online and flexible courses. As a first-generation
college student…I found tons of support from my counselors, professors, and peers
on which classes I should take and how I could best achieve my goals.”Watch Taima's Video!
“I finally found a program where I can express all my love…for all things skincare
and beauty through [the college’s] esthetician program. I found my passion, and Cerritos
College had the best opportunity that made me more confident.”Watch Brooke's Video!
“In high school, I learned I could earn college credit at Cerritos College through
the Dual Enrollment program. I’m happy to say that when I graduated, I finished two
semesters of college classes which gave me the opportunity to transfer in less time.”Watch Yolanda's Video!
Be Among the Best
College Consensus named Cerritos College one of the nation’s best community colleges
in 2022, recognizing our focus on first-generation students and our services and programs
designed to put students first. We take pride in finding innovative ways to support
our students. Our success stems from the collaboration between faculty, staff, and
administrators who help our students cross the finish line and SOAR higher.
Excelencia in Education Finalist
Equity Champion for Equitable Access for Black Students
Top 50 community colleges with the Highest Hispanic enrollment
Sixth among the best culinary arts colleges in the U.S.
Second best cosmetology schools in California
11th among the nation’s best community colleges
Find more information about academics, counseling, financial aid, student life, and
Take a tour of our campus and see for yourself what Cerritos College is all about!
Take the first step to become a Falcon. See admission requirements and soar from there!