Want to make college less complicated?
Navigate is an online platform and app specifically created for you, the college student.
With Navigate, you can:
- Stay updated on approaching deadlines
- Manage your to-do list
- Learn about resources
- Explore your interests and career options
- View your class schedule and manage other priorities
- Access course information and register
- Opt into study groups
- Develop your academic plan (with a counselor/advisor
- Get Tips (for students by students)
Watch the instructional video about Navigate and then log in today (through InsideCC) using your Cerro Coso account information. If you have questions about Navigate, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Navigate is best viewed when using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.
Frequently Asked Questions
To-Dos, Appointments, Campus Locations, Study Buddies, and My Major Explorer. Download the app or view our website for more details.
Most features are now available on the desktop platform and the app. If you do not see a feature available, it will likely be coming soon.
While logged into your Navigate Student, click on My Profile to edit; this is located on the bottom left.
For steps on scheduling appointments click the How to Schedule an Appointment Using Navigate button above.
It takes 24 hours after submitting your Cerro Coso application for Navigate to detect that your account exists. If you are receiving the error message: Missing_User_403: Sorry, your credentials worked but we can't find your account in Navigate. Please contact your school administrator. Please wait 24 hours and try to log back in to Navigate. If you are still experiencing issues after 24 hours, please email us at email@example.com and we can assist you.
If you are trying to register for courses and cannot wait 24 hours, you can register through InsideCC following these steps.
If you need Navigate assistance please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Navigate for Faculty
Navigate is a user-friendly program that allows CC faculty to follow along on each student's journey.
What Can Faculty do in Navigate?
- Submit Early Alerts, submit feedback on Grade Reports, and check on students' academic progress all in one place.
- Review the outcome of early alert referrals and student communication.
- Review student information for those registered in their course.
- Message via email and text students.
- Create and manage student cohorts (watch list).
If you have any questions regarding policies on access to Navigate, please contact your Dean.
Other features of Navigate include:
Alerts that are for students who are identified at-risk in a course for academic, financial, behavioral, or other reasons. These alerts are sent to assigned counselors.
(Please do not use Navigate to report to the Report Behavior of Concern (BIT). This is to report a Student of Concern.)
During the semester, you may receive an email from the Counseling Department about grade reports for students in your class. These may be required for sports, financial aid, or for purposes of registration. You can use the link in the email to fill out an electronic grade report or you can log in to Navigate to complete these.
Please visit Faculty 411 for a user manual and instructional video on how to use the main features of Navigate. The video is titled Navigate for Instructors 101.
To learn more about Navigate, please email email@example.com.
Navigate for Staff
Navigate enhances staff's ability to communicate, collaborate and work with students more quickly and efficiently than ever. The user-friendly program allows Cerro Coso staff to follow along on each student's journey and communicate via text and email to help students move forward every step of the way. Access to Navigate features and student information is determined by your department supervisor and in accordance with existing policies and procedures.
To obtain a copy of the user manual visit the Counseling Department Canvas page. If you are an employee and would like training, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.