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Certificate of Achievement and Certificate

   CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT

A Certificate of Achievement (18 or more units or state approved under 18 units) is a verification of achievement in a particular academic or occupational area. When a Certificate of Achievement is earned it will be recorded on the official transcript.

Unit and Residency Requirements

·      A cumulative GPA of at least a 2.0

·      A minimum of 12 units completed at Santiago Canyon College

o      At least 6 units must be in courses required for the Certificate of Achievement

 

Certificate of Achievement Requirements

·      Complete major courses as outline in the catalog for a program approved as a Certificate of Achievement

·      At least a “C” grade is required in each course taken for the certificate, unless otherwise specified

·      A Pass grade in a course is acceptable toward the Certificate of Achievement if it is required and

o      If it is offered on a Pass/No Pass basis only, or

o      If the credit grade is earned on the basis of credit by examination

 

Submission of a Petition

Students must submit a petition for Certificate of Achievement

·         Certificate of Achievement Petition form 

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CERTIFICATE

A Certificate (under 18 units and not state approved) is a verification that the necessary coursework was completed in a subject matter. A certificate is distributed by the corresponding division and is not recorded on transcripts. 

Unit and Residency Requirements

·      A cumulative GPA of at least 2.0

·      A minimum of 12 units completed at Santiago Canyon College

o      At least 6 units must be in courses required for the Certificate

 

Certificate Requirements

·      Complete major courses as outline in the catalog for a Certificate

·      At least a “C” grade is required in each course taken for the certificate, unless otherwise specified

·      A Pass grade in a course is acceptable toward the certificate if it is required and

o      If it is offered on a Pass/No Pass basis only, or

o      If the credit grade is earned on the basis of credit by examination

 

Submission of a Petition

Petitions for a Certificate must be filed to the correct Division Office

·      Certificate Petition form