Spring 2020 classes have resumed online.
Please visit dcccd.edu/coronavirus for additional information and to learn how to prepare for online classes.

Admissions Calendar

​Semester ​Months ​Deadline for New Students
​Deadline for Transfer Students within the U.S.
​Fall​August - December​July 1​August  1
​Spring​January - May​November 1​December 1
​*Summer​June - August​April 1​May 1
​*Optional, unless first semester as an F1 Student at El Centro College.
Please visit the Multicultural Center for information regarding admission for F-1 students.

Estimated Expenses

Tuition and Fees: approximately $1, 500.00 per semester (Required to attend each spring and fall term; the summer semester is optional but the same cost.)

Textbooks: approximately $250 per semester

Living Expenses:
Approximately $1,000 per month including room, meals, transportation and health insurance. (Students provide their own housing, meals, transportation and health insurance)
  • Tuition and fees subject to change without notice.
  • Start and end dates subject to change.