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Welcome to Golden West College!

Located in the coastal community of Huntington Beach, Golden West College is regarded as one of the most beautiful campuses in Southern California. GWC is highly regarded for academic quality and innovation. The excellence of Golden West Colleges athletic program rivals the schools academic reputation as one of the finest all-around programs in the State of California.

We look forward to having you join our campus community and embarking on a new journey with us!

Where We Are
Surf City USA
Better known as Surf City USA, Huntington Beach is home to miles of beautiful beaches. Learn more about this culturally vibrant city.
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What We Offer
Academic and Career Programs
GWC offers variety of Associates Degrees, Associates Degrees in Transfer and certificates.
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Who We Are
Open-Access Institution
All students are admissible if they have a high school diploma, or equivalent, or are at least 18 years of age.
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