Selection Process

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SELECTION CRITERIA

The selection criteria will be applied to those applicants who have met minimum program requirements.

There is a cumulative total of 200 points possible in the following categories:

  • GPA in prerequisite coursework (50 points)
  • Cumulative GPA in all college coursework (45 points)
  • Number of units completed at Taft College (40 points)
  • Progress towards the completion of general education requirements for the Associate Degree (20 points)
  • Attainment of a degree (20 points)
  • Related work experience (25 points)

Once the application deadline closes, all submissions are verified.  Selection is finalized by March 31 and selected candidates are notified in April.

A MANDATORY orientation is held in May.

Contact the Counseling Center at (661)763-7748 for additional information.