Academic Counseling

We’ve Got You Covered!

Taft College has all the support services and academic counseling to make sure that you thrive here.

Our team of counselors is committed to serving all current and prospective students in their personal growth and academic success at Taft College. Whether your goal is to obtain an Associate degree, transfer to a four-year college or university, or continue in your own professional development, our counselors will guide you in developing a plan to achieve your personal and vocational objectives.

Make an appointment with a counselor today to get started.

You can make an appointment in person at the Counseling Center in Student Services (1st Floor) or by phone at 661-763-7748.

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You’ve Got Questions, Our Counselors Have Answers

Different types of students have different needs, challenges, and goals. Let’s get you connected with the resources that are right for you.
  • New Students

    Welcome to Taft College! Now that you’ve been accepted, you need to apply for financial aid, log into MyTC, complete your Online Orientation, and just a few more steps.

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  • Continuing Students

    Good to see you again! Since you’re a continuing student, you are not required to complete a new application for admission. Just remember to register for classes on-time and start planning for the next chapter in your educational journey.

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  • Returning and Transfer Students

    Thanks for joining us! If you have not been enrolled in classes for more than one semester, you are required to complete a new application. This does not include the Summer semester.

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  • High School Students

    Hey, high achiever! As an entering high school student, you have just a few more steps to go, including the High School Special Admit Form (PDF)

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  • International Students

    Welcome to Taft College! As an international student, you need to follow all admissions requirements carefully.

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  • Veterans

    We’re honored you’ve chosen Taft College! Veterans receive above and beyond counseling to ensure the courses you are registered for meet your VA-approved Educational Goal.

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