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Enrolling in classes gets easier through FHDA exCEL program

Bhuvaneshwari Natarajan, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2019

The California Virtual Campus exCEL program offers online classes to enrolled students lacking a class due to unavailability at their college. Students can do this through the Exchange Cross Enrollment Link or exCEL program. Currently, Foothill and De Anza College are the only participating colleges...

No placement tests or prerequisites can risk higher failure rates at transfer level

Abhiram Rishi Prattipati, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2019

Students can now register in transfer level courses such as EWRT 1A, precalculus, and statistics without taking any prerequisites and placement tests with the AB705 bill. The bill requires community colleges to “maximize the probability that the student will enter and complete transfer-level co...