Every Student is a Success Story

Compton College is a welcoming and inclusive community where all students are supported to pursue and attain student success.

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Welcome to Compton College
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The Compton College Promise

The Compton College Oliver W. Conner Promise Program was established to make a college education more accessible and affordable to high school graduates from the Compton, Lynwood and Paramount Unified school districts.

The Oliver W. Conner College Promise program covers the first two years of enrollment fees at Compton College, beginning with the fall semester, after you graduate from high school. To learn more about how to take advantage of this great opportunity, and a list of steps to get started, click the link below.

  • 43 Degree Programs Offered
  • 738 Degrees Awarded to the Class of 2022
  • 47 Certificate Programs Offered
  • 88 Total acres of Campus Space
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Gain the knowledge and skills to prepare for your future. Ready to create your own success story? We've got all the steps mapped out to help you get started. 

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Academic Programs

Find the major that's right for you! Explore our Guided Pathways - these academic programs are designed to help you reach your educational and career goals.

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Student Life

With the wide variety of clubs, organizations, and activities available at Compton College, there is truly something for everyone. From Campus Diversity to Student Support Services...we've got you covered.

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What's Happening

Calendar & Important Dates

Stay up to date with what's happening at Compton College. Explore our calendar for fun activities, meaningful learning opportunities, athletic events, and more. 

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Student Success Story


“As a child, I liked to watch space documentaries and shows about the history of the universe. I remember questioning why things are the way they are; I was always trying to figure out how things work. I'm motivated by things that challenge me. There are not many people of color in the physics field and I want to break that barrier. My academic accomplishments have not been a singular effort. I've had a lot of support from key people in my life including my academic counselor, physics professor, and STEM Center program specialist at Compton College. They have all played a role in my success."
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