Laurus College offers both traditional and online courses, designed with careers in mind. In the classroom, students enjoy detailed learning, small class sizes, hands-on training, and dedicated instructors. While jobs are the focus, personal growth is also important to the school.
Program options include digital arts and computer animation, medical billing and coding, web design and development, and information technology and network systems. All are available online or in person. Laurus College has campuses in Oxnard, Santa Maria, Atascadero, and San Luis Obispo, California.
Programs & Courses
Computer & Information Technology
Digital Arts and Computer Animation
Computer Systems Technician
Medical Billing and Coding
8693 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422
San Luis Obispo, CA
81 Higuera St., Suite 110, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Santa Maria, CA
325 East Betteravia Rd., Suite B-8, Santa Maria, CA 93454
2351 Lockwood St., Oxnard, CA 93036
Financial Aid Services
The financial aid department at Laurus College helps applicants determine what assistance they qualify for, based on the FAFSA. To fund their education, people may be able to accept grants or loans. Federal Pell Grants, FSEOG, Parent Plus Loans, work-study plans, and subsidized or unsubsidized direct loans are all possibilities.
The school offers learning resources at each campus, like dictionaries and other reference books. Students have access to a digital library through the ProQuest database as well. Laurus College provides textbooks and laptops for the courses that need them. The faculty often gives academic assistance outside of class hours.
To prepare for life after graduation, the Career Services department is available. Coordinators give suggestions on writing resumes, interviewing, searching for jobs, creating an online portfolio, and managing social media presence. Every Laurus College student can have a one-on-one advising session, or attend workshops.
Veteran and Military Services
For veterans and active duty members of the military, the flexibility and career-focused programs at Laurus College are helpful. The school accepts financial benefits, such as the GI Bill and those through the VA. This supports the students and their families, and representatives can help with the process.