East Los Angeles College: Established in September 1945 on the campus of Garfield High School. The college moved to its present 82-acre site on Avenida Cesar Chavez in Monterey Park in February 1948.
South Gate Educational Center: This 50,000 sq. ft. facility was established in 1997 to serve the growing student population that lives in the southern part of the college's main service area.
In order to fulfill this College Mission, the college has developed four goals. These goals serve as thebroad planning objectives through which all other college planning documents and departmental planswill be based. Together these goals provide a foundation for building a true agenda of student success.
Credit Students 26,887
Noncredit Students 3,472
Public Service Academies 7,706
Fall 2012 Course Success Rates
Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree
BOG B Waiver
Associate of Science (A.S.) degree
Certificate of Achievement
Cal Grant B