ELAC ranks as a top college in nation

By Dorany Pineda The Washington Monthly ranked East Los Angeles College as one of the best two-year colleges in the nation and state for low to middle-income adult learners. Out of 1,178 two-year colleges in the country, ELAC ranked 13th nationally and No. 2 in California. The criteria was based on  several main elements. A college’s earnings, ease of transfer to a four year university, cost of attendance, flexibility of…

September 14, 2016
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Obama’s proposal would greatly impacts students

March 4, 2015

  By Rogelio Alvarez President Obama’s proposal on free tuition for community colleges would be a thrilling step in the right direction. According to president Obama, forthcoming college students need to have maintained a GPA of 2.5 or higher in order to be eligible for a free community college education. Future students would not only take advantage of a free education but are also being motivated to achieve good grades….

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ELAC recognized by Achieving the Dream

By Jane Fernandez East Los Angeles College is one of 16 community colleges recognized by Achieving the Dream as a leader institution for the 2014 year. Achieving the Dream is a network aimed to help community college students increase their success. The network of more than 200 participating colleges across the country share a commitment to use data and past program outcomes to determine which activities, services and courses are the most helpful…

October 27, 2014
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