Articles Posted in the " Academics " Category

  • Tips to Start the Spring Semester at Cypress College

    Cypress College’s spring semester has begun, with classes getting underway this morning. To help students get off to a great start this semester, here are some helpful tips, and links to more detail. Students can also find help on our...


  • Cypress College’s Mortuary Science Program Selected in California’s First Bachelor’s Degree Pilot Program

    OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Cypress College is one of 15 California community colleges that will offer a bachelor’s-degree program as part of a statewide pilot effort. The College’s Mortuary Science Program was selected by the California Community Colleges Board of...


  • LA Times: ‘Game changer': 4-year degrees from some California 2-year colleges

    On Friday, Cypress College officially submitted its application to state officials to become one of the 15 programs selected for California’s pilot program to offer baccalaureate degrees at community colleges. Earlier, Trustees for the North Orange County Community College District...


  • (STEM)² Program hosts Speaker Randa Relich Milliron on Dec. 5

    The (STEM)² Program hosts 2014 STEM Diversity Speaker, Randa Relich Milliron on Friday, December 5, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., in HUM 131. The presentation is open to the campus community. Participants will hear how she got started in...


  • ‘Happy’ is a Thing at Cypress College

    We’ll need to fill in some detail when we get it, but it’s clearly a thing to be “Happy” at Cypress College. The class project was for the Principles of Advertising class (MKT 103). Instructor Susan Hunter said the purpose...


  • Mortuary Science Selected by NOCCCD Trustees as District’s Applicant for Bachelor’s Degree Pilot Program

    Mortuary Science — a program so well regarded that the HBO series “Six Feet Under” repeatedly referenced Cypress College to add authenticity — will be the North Orange County Community College District’s applicant for California’s pilot program to award baccalaureate...


  • Institutional Effectiveness, Annual Reports Presented

    Dr. Simpson details successes of the College and its students during his presentation to NOCCCD Trustees. On Tuesday, Dr. Simpson shared the success of the College and its students during his annual update to Trustees of the North Orange County...


  • Spring 2015 Class Schedule Preview Now Available

    A preview version of the Spring 2015 Class Schedule is now available. We anticipate the print document will be completed and ready for purchase at the Bookstore in the next two weeks. You can view the schedule at this link:...


  • Partial Solar Eclipse Observed on Campus Thanks to Astronomy Profs, Club Members

    Astronomy Professor Ron Armale shared this photograph and some observations about last week’s partial solar eclipse: On Thursday 10/23/14 at 3:30 PM several hundred students and staff witnessed the partial Solar Eclipse right outside the SEM building. The Moon blocked...


  • Photography Student’s Image of Rare Whales Appears Across the Globe, Including NBC Nightly News

    Lasanthi Benedict, who is enrolled in Cliff Lester’s “Available Light” Photo 118 course, had photographs from an eventful whale-watching trip picked up by media outlets — including NBC Nightly News and the Associated Press — across the globe. On Monday...