Reception and the Business Office are closed Wednesday October 17 and Thursday October 18 – Phones will be forwarded and answered

Cerro Coso Community College


Ready to Graduate?

Spring/Summer 2018 Grads

  1. Make an appointment in the Counseling Office for a graduation evaluation before March 15th, 2018 so that the paperwork can be completed by the March 21st deadline.
  2. Appointments can be made in person at the Counseling Office on your campus or by calling:
    (760) 384-6219 at Ridgecrest / Indian Wells Valley
    (760) 379-5501 at Kern River Valley Lake Isabella
    (760) 258-8644 at East Kern Center: Edwards AFB
    (760) 872-1565 at ESCC Bishop
    (760) 934-2875 at ESCC Mammoth Lakes

    CC Online: contact the Ridgecrest / IWV campus
  3. Attend your counseling appointment to review your academic history and verify completion of transfer, degree, or certificate requirements. Complete a Petition to Graduate and leave with your counselor or advisor to be included in your evaluation.
  4. After you have met with a counselor or advisor and completed your evaluation and Petition to Graduate, you will receive communication by mail regarding important graduation information.
    • Invitations and announcements
    • Caps and gowns
    • Rehearsal date and time
    NOTE: ESCC students will receive communication via email from Greg Kost regarding the ceremonies on your campus.
  5. If you have attended any other college and are using those units to graduate, an OFFICIAL copy of your transcripts must be on file in our Admissions & Records Office. If your official transcripts are not on file, your degree or certificate will not be processed.

    Transcripts must be mailed directly to Admissions and Records:
    Admissions & Records
    Cerro Coso Community College
    3000 College Heights Blvd
    Ridgecrest, CA 93555
  6. Please allow 8-12 weeks after the end of your last semester for your degree or certificate to be processed.
Kern Community College District