The Los Angeles College Promise provides one year of free enrollment to all full-time students graduating from LAUSD and charter high school beginning with seniors graduating in 2017. Included in this program are priority enrollment, placement in math and English courses required to succeed in college and career support counseling.
- One year free tuition for ANY graduating LAUSD senior that enrolls in an LA Community College in the fall
- Must be a full-time student
- Must apply for financial aid (submit a FAFSA)
- Assistance in enrollment and registering for classes can be completed online or on the LATTC campus. Come to the "Bridges to Success Center" in Mariposa Hall 105 at Los Angeles Trade Technical College (400 West Washington Blvd.[bordered by Grand Avenue, Flower Street and 24th Street]) www.lattc.edu telephone 213-763-5560
LATTC has high-demand career-technical training and all of the necessary courses to transfer to any 4 year university. Los Angeles Trade Technical College has partnerships with industry providing job access, internships and career guidance. Students who maintain a 2.50 GPA on an academic track may be able to transfer to a Historically Black College/University. There is an office dedicated to assisting foster youth.
There are many technical programs. A few examples are: robotics, technology, solar PV technician, welding, digital media, fashion merchandising, kinesiology, registered nursing, skin therapy and culinary arts.