Cerro Coso to hold virtual open house

Cerro Coso to  hold virtual  open houseCerro Coso Community College will hold a virtual open house April 20, in conjunction with the opening for summer and fall registration on April 14.

The social-distancing friendly event will offer access to counseling, financial aid, admissions and other services of the college. A complete list is available at cerrocoso.edu/event/virtual-open-house.

“Cerro Coso has been teaching classes remotely for over 23 years,” said a spokesperson. “In fact one of the first in the state to offer an entire degree online. But, not everyone from the college was prepared for the sudden transition to a fully remote workforce due to the recent outbreak of the Coronavirus.

Prospective students need only a computer, tablet, smartphone or telephone to access the event.

To reach the counseling department call 760-384-6219.

Story First Published: 2020-04-10