Specialized Counseling and Programs

Extended Opportunities & Services (EOPS)
Student support program for educationally and economically disadvantaged students.

Disability Services Program and Students (DSPS)
Provides educational services for students with documented physical, communication and psychological disabilities.

Athletic Counseling
The Athletic Counselor assists prospective, current and former student athletes in identifying their educational, vocational, career and personal goals. Additionally, guidance is provided in the establishment of student educational plans, advisement pertaining to the California Community College Athletic Association athletic eligibility rules, as well as NCAA and NAIA transfer rules.

Veterans Resource Center
Providing veterans a community space to share and full counseling services are available.

International Student Center
The SCC International Student Center assists international students with their enrollment needs, academic counseling, and U.S. transition.

Puente Project
The mission of the Puente Project is to increase the number of educationally disadvantaged students who enroll in four-year colleges and universities and earn degrees.

RISE
The RISE Program provides counselors for academic and personal advising, tutorial services, book loan program, university tours, computer lab, and a healthy learning environment in which to study.

CalWORKs
A state funded Welfare-to-Work program designed to help individuals on public assistance become self-sufficient.

PALS
Pathways to Academic Learning and Success is a learning community designed to help students establish a solid foundation to build a successful college career.  It offers English, Math and College Success related courses with additional instructional and counseling support.

Umoja-Sba
Umoja-SBA is a community of learners committed to enhancing achievement and supporting personal growth and development of students with a focus on African American history and culture.

Workability III
Workability III offers counseling, career development and job placement services to students with disabilities who are clients of the Department of Rehabilitation.