Online Classes at Hancock Offer Students Flexibility and Convenience, Summer Classes Begin Week of June 11

Dozens of classes to choose from!

JUNE 5, 2018--Space is still available in more than 130 credit summer classes at Allan Hancock College, including dozens of online options. Online classes offer flexibility and convenience – the main reasons they have grown to be such a popular option.

The college is offering summer classes online, as well as on site at the Santa Maria campus and the Lompoc Valley Center. In the fall, almost 800 classes will take place on one of the colleges three locations, including Saturday-only classes at the Vandenberg Air Force Base Center. Details about all summer and fall classes are available at; visit the Class Search link on the home page. Class Search provides real-time information available 24/7. For details about a specific class, click its blue Course Reference Number (CRN).

Online classes last either six weeks or eight weeks, and include English, film, geography, mathematics, philosophy, psychology, Spanish and speech communication. The classes offered on site include agribusiness, anthropology, art, biology, business, chemistry, English, family and consumer science, film, geography, health education, history, humanities, personal development, philosophy, physical education, political science and sociology.

Registration is under way. Students can register until the day before a class begins. Summer classes begin the week of June 11, while the fall term starts the week of August 20.

A printed Schedule at a Glance for summer and fall 2018 is available at all college locations and local public libraries. The publication contains basic listing information of credit classes. Students interested in the fall schedule can review it by going to the college’s homepage,; and visiting Class Search. Class Search is available 24/7 and provides real-time enrollment numbers.

The college will also offer dozens of Zero Textbook Cost (ZTC) classes in the summer and fall. Each ZTC class has zero cost for associated with it. They are indicated by an icon that features a dollar sign with a line through it.

To apply and register online, visit and select Apply and Register on the homepage. All California residents pay a $46 per credit enrollment fee. In addition, all students pay a $17 health fee for the summer term. Other minimal fees may apply.

Financial aid is available. Each year, nearly two-thirds of Hancock’s students receive financial assistance. To see if you quality, contact the Santa Maria campus financial aid office at 1-805- 922-6966 ext. 3200 or There is no cost to apply.

For more information, call the Admissions & Records office at 1-805-922-6966 ext. 3248; toll free in Santa Barbara/San Luis Obispo counties: 1-866-DIAL AHC (342-5242) ext. 3248.

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Last Modified Jun 8, 2018