College of the Canyons and ASU Partner to Offer Transfer Pathways with MyPath2ASU™
Arizona State University and College of the Canyons reaffirm the combined commitment to student success with the newly established Universal Articulation agreement. With a focus on academic preparedness, collaborative support and term-to-term persistence, students are ensured a smooth transition to the university and the support necessary for student success. Through MyPath2ASU™ students are able to take the steps needed to successfully plan their transfer to ASU while working towards their degree at College of the Canyons.
The College of the Canyons MyPath2ASU™ transfer experience is available to students and staff that support them. Diverse MyPath2ASU™ degree options can be tailored based on Mendocino College needs (within ASU degree requirements).
The College of the Canyons MyPath2ASU™ transfer experience benefits
College of the Canyons is part of the California Community College system of 116 colleges serving more than 2.1 million students. The college is located in Santa Clarita, Calif., about 30 miles north of downtown Los Angeles, and covers a 367-square-mile service area. It offers 242 associate degree and certificate programs, and served 33,481 students per year at campuses in Valencia and Canyon Country in 2019–20.
In addition to meeting the academic needs of students seeking transfer and career technical education, the college also plays a key role in developing the economy of its service area. On average, the Economic Development Division generates approximately $4 million per year to provide cutting-edge training for thousands of employees at numerous local companies. The college participates in several innovative partnerships that have redefined the traditional role of community colleges. It collaborates with nearly every social service agency in the community, school districts, city of Santa Clarita, chamber of commerce and many local businesses.
Opened in 1969, the college has fostered a reputation for innovation, excellence, partnerships, and student success during its service to the community.
College of the Canyons MyPath2ASU™ degree spotlight
In the BA program in business with a concentration in business administration, students gain a breadth of knowledge and the skills needed for managing business operations.
The program provides the full business core plus a concentration with 18 credit hours of coursework focused on skills such as forecasting demand; planning inventory; purchasing services; conducting skillful negotiations; building strategies for the future; and managing people, finances and risk.
Locations of study:
Polytechnic, West, Havasu, The Gila Valley, Online, ASU Local