College Readiness
Community College Resources
Our students have the flexibility to take College courses while in high school, with the benefit of having tuition fees waived. These college-level courses can count towards the student's high school graduation requirements.
MiraCosta College
Discover what MiraCosta College has to offer students while in high school or after you graduate!
Palomar College
Discover what Palomar College has to offer students while in high school or after you graduate!
MiraCosta Technology Career Institute
Technical classes to help students prepare for high paying jobs in industries needed in California.
Moreno Valley College
Discover what Moreno Valley College has to offer you while in high school or after you graduate!
Riverside City College
Students may attend Riverside City College with the permission of their School Counselor and a parent.
Ben Clark Training Center
BCTC offers subject area and general education courses that lead to certificates and degrees in public safety and emergency medical services
Find the Right College
Research and find information about colleges and universities.
California Colleges
California’s official college and career planning platform for educators, students, and families.
College Board
SAT, College Search and Admission Tools that connect students to college success.
College Week Live
CollegeWeek Live is the college fair that comes to you Online. With live events every week. And it's FREE. Students can chat live with admissions reps at over 450 colleges, or video chat with real students about campus life.
College Admission Tests

The SAT and ACT are only required for admission for students planning to go straight to a Four-Year university. These tests are not required for students who plan to start at a community college and transfer.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the impact of COVID-19, many colleges have temporarily changed the requirements of these tests. Please check with your college/university to be sure.

List of Test Optional Schools

Key Differences SAT vs ACT

Which Tests is Right for You? Mini quiz

SAT Tests
PVCS School Code Number: 052357

Learn when and where the SAT Tests are offered, what to do if you have special circumstances, how to register for upcoming tests, and more.

ACT Tests
PVCS School Code number: 052357

ACT is an admissions test measuring what students learn in high school to determine academic readiness for college and career readiness.

Celia Hernandez
School Counselor,

Your school counselor will meet with you to create a personalized learning plan that helps you meet your goals, plan for graduation, and help you plan for life after graduation.