You have the flexibility to get ahead faster. Created to reflect the various needs of students, College of the Desert’s robust schedule of classes offers a wide variety of options for both new and returning students.
Classes are presented in a compressed time frame from the typical 16-week sessions.
Your earned credits can fast track your graduation, certificate completion or transfer to another college.
Adult learners can stay competitive by taking classes while balancing their job, family and life.
Whether you are looking to take a class to get ahead in your job, graduate faster, learn a skill that will enable you to launch a new career or advance in a current career, a short-term class can help you achieve your goals.
Classes start even after the semester begins which means it isn’t too late to sign-up. Registration for short-term classes will remain open until classes are filled.
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COD offers lots of ways to help students pay for their college.
See what is available and learn how to apply for financial aid!