What is a Learning Community?

A Learning Community is a fun, exciting, and supportive learning environment for students. Our Learning Community programs offer students the chance to

  • Enhance academic skills

  • Accomplish career or transfer goals

  • Have the support of a college community

Cabrillo Bridge Program

High School seniors and new Cabrillo students can get a head start on their college experience by joining the 3 semester Cabrillo Bridge program. The Cabrillo Bridge Program offers students a pathway to successfully transition into college, build their college skills, learn how to be successful in a college environment, and receive support along the way!

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How to complete Dual Enrollment eform

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Estrellas - Next start fall 2023

Estrellas is a two semester program for freshmen Cabrillo students. Estrellas students learn college skills, build a classroom community, learn about college resources, plan their education pathways, all in a supportive environment. The program includes English 1A & CG 51 with a focus on culture, society, and social justice in the fall semester.

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Application for Estrellas


Earn a Business Information Worker certificate in only two semesters and start your career! Develop expertise in Microsoft Office, business technology, and other high demand skills to be ready to work in any business office.

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Math PLUS- Next start January 2023

Free math review program designed to prepare students for their upcoming math course. Have fun reviewing math with friends, terrific tutors, and amazing instructors!

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Puente- Next start Fall 2023

Open to students that want to transfer to a four-year college or university. Coursework includes English 1A PLUS with a social justice theme. Students work closely with a career-related mentor and a dedicated counselor.

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Puente Application

Cabrillo 2+2 CSUMB Program- Next start Fall 2023

Cabrillo 2+2 CSUMB is a new program that provides clear roadmaps for students to spend two years at Cabrillo and two years at CSUMB to complete their bachelor's degree in four years. Students can join any one of our Learning Communities and also participate in the 2+2 program!

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Division Administrative Assistant for Education Centers, Distance Education, Dual Enrollment & Learning Communities Program Coordinator
Fall 2022 Aptos office hours
Tuesdays 9:00am-2:00pm Wednesdays 9:00am-12:00pm Thursdays 9:00am-2:00pm
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Learning Communities