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Palo Verde College

Palo Verde College
One College Drive
Blythe, CA 92225

Official telephone: (760) 921-5500
Fax number: (760) 921-5590
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Calendar system: semester system (two terms comprise academic year)
Month(s) in which new student orientation is held: Orientation for new students is held prior to start of fall term.
Number and length of summer sessions: A summer session is offered for credit.

General education/core curriculum is required: yes

Special programs offered:
double majors, internships, distance learning
Cooperative programs are offered: no

Associate's Degrees

  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
  • Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Building Construction Technology/Technician
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Child Care Provider/Assistant
  • Construction Trades, General
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Hazardous Materials Management and Waste Technology/Technician
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Information Technology
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Psychology, General
  • Sociology, General
  • Welding Technology/Welder

  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Child Care Provider/Assistant
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
  • Office Management and Supervision
  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
  • Welding Technology/Welder

Credit placement options:
  • credit for CEEB Advanced Placement (scores of 2 or higher)
  • credit for CLEP general
  • credit for relevant life experience

  • False
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