Student Information Regarding Distance Education

Which Class is Best For You?


Cerritos College offers several methods for delivering online classes. This infographic with all the class types will help you decide which of our many delivery methods is best for you:

  • 100% in person
  • Online
  • Live Remote/Online
  • Hybrid
  • Online with Required On-Campus Activities


Cerritos College offers its students a variety of online support services including online counseling and online tutoring.  Other services such as Falcon's Basic Needs, Student Emergency Aid, and Student Health Services are accessible remotely to provide support as you progress along your educational journey.

The Falcon's Nest provides centralized support services for students facing basic need insecurities. 

Cerritos Cares is a centralized place to connect students to campus resources. 

Learn more about resources available via the Student Health Services.

Limited emergency aid is available for Cerritos College students who need assistance to stay enrolled in college and progress toward graduation. 

Multiple college-focused housing options are available to students experiencing homelessness and housing insecurity so they can focus on achieving their educational goals.

Students can make appointments or attend drop-in online tutoring sessions with Success Center tutors.

Learn more about Study Hall space that is currently available for students to study in a safe and quiet environment.  

Explore Canvas by completing the Canvas Student Orientation and Student Tour to learn more about online courses and how to navigate Canvas. 

The Canvas Student User Guide provides additional information that will help you make the most of your online learning experience.

Students also have access to online readiness resources to help them decide whether distance education courses are the right option for them.

NOTE: All students are encouraged to connect with a counselor as soon as possible to develop an educational plan to help efficiently meet academic goals. You can schedule a virtual counseling appointment here.