• Congratulations class of 2024!

    Commencement is on May 31st beginning promptly at 6pm. Be there in person or watch it LIVE on YouTube. Check in begins at 4:30pm. Be there early and make sure to pre-order your grad gifts and flower leis for easy day of the event pick up.

  • College on Your Terms

    Get a degree at the speed that works for you online. Stackable certificates, multiple start dates, and more - all so you can LIVE THE LIFE YOU LOVE. Experience it with a college that has been doing it first online and longer than the rest. Get personalized learning on your terms at Coastline College.

  • Register for summer session!

    Get the classes you need! Summer session registration is underway. Classes begin June 10.

  • Designated CAE-CD by the NSA!

    Coastline College’s cybersecurity program has been once more designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense for 2024-2029. As the first community college in California to receive this prestigious recognition, Coastline has maintained the CAE-CD designation since 2014.

  • Discover the Physicist in You!

    Did you know? Coastline College is ranked as having the top degree programs for HIGH-DEMAND JOBS in 2024! Coastline has been a leader in online education for 47 years and offers both AA and AS DEGREES and exceptional professional CERTIFICATES. Physics? Math? Science? We got you covered!

  • Celebrate AAPI Heritage Month

    May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage month. Learn about the Ngatu and its significance to the people of Tonga and explore the world of Kimono and its rich history.

I'm graduating from high school...

Graduating from High School and looking for a college that allows the flexibility to learn anytime and anywhere? Look no further! Get Degrees and Certificates in traditional classroom settings, 100% online or a combination of both. Can't wait for graduation? Take college courses at Coastline while in high school! Whether you are graduating soon or looking to get a jump start on college, at Coastline we've got you covered!

I'm busy but looking for a degree...

Coastline offers online degree programs, that enable increased flexibility and convenience, allowing learners to take courses and study during times that work best for the student. Finish your online degree fast and apply today!

I would like to transfer to Coastline...

Imagine choosing a school only to discover it's not the right fit or attending a school that's an excellent fit but suddenly having to relocate due to family or work obligations. Today, one-third of all college students transfer at least once before graduation. At Coastline we help to make your move easy.

I'm looking for a certificate...

If you're curious about which type of certifications will provide the most job advancement opportunities or to help launch your career, look no further! Dedicated to workforce development and lifelong learning, Coastline provides technical certificates to learners who have completed a specialized course of study that is related to specific vocational skills.

I want post-service education...

Whether you are active duty, a spouse of a service member or a veteran, Coastline allows you to take the next step in your career path. We offer flexible options for busy adults, and our Veterans Resource Centers provide academic support and Vet2Vet networking.

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    Student Services

    Resources to make sure you can continue school no matter the challenge: tutoring, counseling, IT, health care, disability accommodations, and more.

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    Catalog & Schedule

    Choose from over 120 degrees or certificates and find a program that is the right fit for you. You'll also love our dedicated support team at your service.

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    Financial Aid

    Coupled with numerous financial aid opportunities, a Coastline education is a smart investment, and one of the most affordable education opportunities.

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    Student Checklists

    What type of student are you? Find your checklist here: step-by-step guides for application through enrollment, to officially become a Coastline Dolphin.

2024 Commencement

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Paralegal Studies Program Orientation

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

UMOJA Porch Talks

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Technology Program Orientation

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM