SANTA MARIA, Calif. - Students hoping to get fall credit for classes can still do so, but the window is closing at Allan Hancock College. According to the school nearly three dozen fall credit classes are still open at Allan Hancock College, with offerings at the Santa Maria campus, Lompoc Valley Center, Vandenberg AFB Center and online.
Classes start in September, October and November and include art, business, office information systems, dance, emergency medical services, engineering, entrepreneurship, environmental technology, film, fire technology, global studies, geography, multimedia arts and communication, personal development, physical science, real estate, speech communication and welding.
Details about these classes are available online. Visit the Allan Hancock College website at www.hancockcollege.edu and click Class Search on the home page. Register online by clicking the Apply & Register link on the home page.
Just added to the fall schedule:
A new online section of ART 101, Art Appreciation, CRN 21878. This three-credit class provides a study of the visual arts as an expression of thought and culture. The eight-week class begins Oct. 15 and requires a minimum of 6.8 hours of online participation per week. Orientation information will be emailed to students. All quizzes and exams are online; no on-site attendance is required. Last day to register is Oct. 18. The instructor is Helen Talkin. Students may contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
An interesting business class still available is:
ENTR 103, New Venture Laboratory, CRN 21858. REGISTER NOW for this two-credit class that teaches budding entrepreneurs how to launch their business – and maybe win $1,000 in the process! Students will work in teams, using technology to create a business and marketing plan and interacting with entrepreneurs, suppliers, customers and experts. The teams present their business ideas to a panel of judges for a chance to win. The 16-week class begins Sept. 12, meeting Wednesdays from 2:10 to 6:25 p.m. in room K-12 on the Santa Maria campus. Last day to register is Sept. 12. Instructor is Anne Cremarosa, Ed.D.; For more information, contact her at 922-6966 ext. 3418.
Also available through the business department is:
RE 302, Legal Aspects of Real Estate, CRN 21845. This three-credit class covers California real estate law affecting property ownership and management, contracts, transfers, probate, trust deeds and foreclosures. It includes review of recent legislation governing transactions. The eight-week class begins Oct. 15, meeting Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:40 p.m. in room K-25 on the Santa Maria campus. The last day to register is Oct. 17. Prerequisite is RE 100. Instructor is James Rigali. For more information, contact the business department at 922-6966 ext. 3239.
For registration information, call the Admissions & Records office at 922-6966 ext. 3248. The toll free number in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties is 1-866-DIAL AHC (342-5242) ext. 3248.
Saturday, May 18 2013 1:26 AM EDT2013-05-18 05:26:42 GMT
LOMPOC, Calif. - Lompoc City Fire Department is bringing on six new firefighters thanks to a $ 1.5 million grant that works out to about $500,000 a year. "So the six new firefighters that we are swearing-inMore >>
$1.5 million grant used to hire six new firefighters and promote from within.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 1:24 AM EDT2013-05-18 05:24:06 GMT
LOMPOC, Calif. - Jack Rodenhi has been a CPA and tax accountant in Lompoc for more than 30 years. He says 501(c )4 charitable organizations are required to be involved in social welfare activities onlyMore >>
Century-old non-profit tax exemption at heart of IRS debate and scandal in Washington D.C.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 1:18 AM EDT2013-05-18 05:18:33 GMT
PISMO BEACH, Calif. - Pismo Beach Police confirm that a missing at-risk man from Lompoc has been found after a good samaritan saw his photo in the news. Pismo Beach Police say 24-year-old Blake LewoltMore >>
PISMO BEACH, Calif. - Pismo Beach Police confirm that a missing at-risk man from Lompoc has been found after a good samaritan saw his photo in the news.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:45 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:45:09 GMT
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- An inmate at the California Men's Colony in San Luis Obispo County has attacked two correctional officers using only a sharpened toothbrush. Prison officials says his intentMore >>
In the past 12 months, officers have been attacked 15 times by inmates. In three of those attacks, inmates used weapons. More >>