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Special Admit Program

The Special Admit Program is open to high school students who would benefit from taking advanced scholastic or vocational work at Mt. San Antonio College. Through this program, students can complete college level courses during the Summer, Fall and Spring semesters. Please read and complete the steps below to get a jumpstart on college courses while still in high school!



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      Apply to Mt.SAC

      Apply Now

      Please download these step-by step instructions to apply to the college as a high school student. You should receive your student ID and username in an email within 2 weeks. If you have not received the email, please contact Admissions and Records at (909) 274-4415.

      How to Apply to Mt. SAC

    • Step 2

      Class Schedule

      Explore our class schedule to find the courses we will be offering this semester. Our Fall 2019 class schedule will be available late June. Please check back then to find the class that works around your schedule and helps you meet your college goals!

      Class Schedule

      Keep in mind that you can only take college level courses through this program, and there are some course restrictions to Special Admit students. Please take a look at the list below to make sure the class you wish to take is not on the list. 

         Special Admit Course Restrictions

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      Assessment (if applicable)

      If you plan on taking a course with a prerequisite or one that requires a Math/English placement, please visit your student portal to completed the  Assessment Questionnaire before the attending the Approval Session (Step 2 under Student Success Tab). Have your high school transcript readily available during the Assessment Questionnaire. 

      Be sure to write the placement result in your packet. 

      Assessment Questionnaire

      Not sure if your course has a prerequisite or requires an assessment?
      Look for this on the course description. 


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      Special Admit Packet

      In order to participate in the program, students must complete the Special Admit Packet with their parent/guardian and high school administrator. 


      Spring 2020 Application- Coming soon 
      Please check back mid January

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       Special Admit Approval Session

      Students must schedule their mandatory Special Admit Approval Session with our Counseling Department by calling us at (909) 274-4380. Students returning to the Special Admit Program must identify themselves as "returning Special Admit Students" if they've participated in the program before, or "new Special Admit Students" if they haven't so we can schedule you for the correct approval session.

      Please make sure to bring the following completed documents the day of your Special Admit Approval Session:

      • Special Admit Packet
      • HS transcripts (unofficial transcripts are accepted)
      • College transcripts (if applicable)
      • AP test scores (if applicable)
      • Mt. SAC assessment results (if applicable)
      • Photo ID 

      Students with incomplete paperwork or missing items will not be approved to take courses.

      Special Admit Approval Session spots are limited.

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      Register for courses!

      Students will be given their registration date and time at the Special Admit Approval session. You will go over the steps with a counselor at the approval session, but you can also click on the link below to find step-by-step instructions on how to register for the course. There are no guarantee students can register for class due to class being full or they do not meet minimum qualifications. 

      How to Register


Important Dates

Date Event
08/26/19 First day of Fall 2019 semester
12/15/19 Last day of Fall 2019 semester
Special Admit Program

8:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Building 9B 2nd floor
(909) 274-4380