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Fact Sheet for Individuals on Probation in California

Local community colleges can help individuals on probation gain skills, find better jobs, and succeed. Regardless of conviction histories, anyone meeting the basic enrollment criteria can take advantage of the opportunities and resources provided by local community colleges. These include but are not limited to degrees and job training certificates in more than 175 fields, on-campus resource centers, and accommodating class schedules. This fact sheet provides an overview of eligibility and enrollment, benefits and opportunities, and necessary logistics such as financial aid, application processes, and career-specific academic programs for individuals on probation.