o SMC helps you
get comfortable and confident about college before transferring to a four-year
o Use our
support services to improve grades and transfer to your dream school or stay
here and complete your degree online.
o Your SMC courses
are designed to transfer easily to other schools.
transfer office will help you find the right college to finish your four-year
[MUSIC PLAYING] I was not ready to go off to college, especially not a big college.
I was intimidated by just knowing that I knew the curriculum was going to be kind of tougher. I knew that the professors were going to expect more.
SMC has helped me prepare to transfer, through the availability of the professors, many of them would offer to write me letters of recommendation.
SMC has helped me prepare to transfer to my next university by giving us certain support services that helps each student individually.
The tutoring lab is staffed by students, the Write Place is staffed by professors. Help is very accessible.
The way our school's program is set up for political science majors, you take a lot of history and social science courses and they'll help you get prepared, so when you transfer to another school, you already have those credit ready, and they're transferable.
I'm definitely set up to go to USC. I feel very comfortable I will get there and just not feel shy or scared or have a nervous breakdown. SMC's taught me all the basics and more than I need to know as far as surviving at a four year college such as USC.
When I transfer to another college, I plan to major in business economics.
When I transfer for OCC, I'm going to major in political science.
The next college I transfer to, I plan to major in criminal justice.