Irvine Valley College

SINGLE COURSE OPTIONS FOR IVC

Are you planning to take single course options through Irvine Valley College (i.e. Spanish, Entrepreneurship, Design Model Making, Computer Science Etc.)?

Singular courses are available during the school year and over summer and open to both students currently enrolled at IVC and high school students. These courses are taught on the IVC campus and currently enrolled IVC students are given priority to registering for these classes. High school students can only access singular classes if space is available.

COURSES TAKEN AT IVC DO NOT FULFILL HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

To register, you must complete the following steps:

Step 1

Apply to IVC (www.ivc.edu) for Summer, Fall, or Spring terms

Step 2

Once you have your IVC ID, go to https://services.ivc.edu/IVCK12SA/login.html and click on “New Request” to complete the form.

Step 3

Please select "General K-12" to select your course(s)

Step 4

Once you submit your form electronically, student, parent, and school administrator will sign the document electronically

Step 5

View Registration Appointment, then register online on or after your registration appointment through MySite

IVC/IUSD SUMMER COLLEGE

Are you planning to take an IVC/IUSD Summer College Class? There are limited courses available every summer through IVC/IUSD Summer College. These courses are taught on the IVC campus and only open to high school students. 

Click here for a list of course offerings this summer!

COURSES TAKEN AT IVC DO NOT FULFILL HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Complete the following steps to register:

Step 1

Apply to Irvine Valley College HERE for the Summer 2020 term. You will need to create an OpenCCCAccount and then apply for Summer 2020 admission in order to obtain your IVC ID#.  This ID # is required to register for classes

Step 2

Once you have your IVC ID, click HERE and log in using your IVC Username or Email and  your password (IVC ID#) to complete the IUSD High School Special Request Form

Step 3

Once you are logged in, click on “New Request” and complete the K-12 Information and Parent and Guardian fields.

The K-12 Special Admission form is a DocuSign form that requires electronic signatures. Once all signatures are attained, the form will be automatically submitted to the Office of Admissions and Records.

The form requires:

  • Students electronic signature
  • Parent/Guardian electronic signature.
  • Principal’s permission or authorized designee electronic signature.

To assure that your current High School administrator approves your course selection you must:

  • Select the “Career College Access Pathway (CCAP)” option
  • Then select the “IUSD Summer Program 2020” and the high school you are currently attending

Enrollments are accepted on a first come basis. Once courses are filled, students are placed on a waiting list.

Step 4

Pay Fees and Purchase Books

Enrollment fees are waived for high schools students. Measure BB will cover the Health Fee, and if applicable, the non-resident tuition and capital outlay fees. Students are responsible for material fees, parking fees, and purchasing books. Although material fees may be paid in person at the time of enrollment or online through MySite, parking fees must be handled through MySite. Payment must be received within five (5) business days of registering or students may be dropped for nonpayment. Books for all classes can be purchased at the Irvine Valley College Bookstore.

Dual Enrollment

Irvine Unified School District and Irvine Valley College have partnered to offer the following “Dual Enrollment” courses to IUSD students during the 2020-21 School Year:

  • Math 353 (fall), Math 253 (spring) 
  • Japanese 1 (fall), Japanese 2 (spring)
  • Communications 1 (fall), Counseling 6 (spring)
  • Management 1 (fall)
  • Biochemistry 10 (fall)
  • CIM 110-Information Technology(fall)

COURSES TAKEN AT IVC DO NOT FULFILL HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

What is Dual Enrollment?

  • IVC classes offered on IUSD campuses either during the school day, online or after school
  • IVC courses taught by IVC professors
  • Courses that allow high school students to earn college credit, transferable to both UC and CSU

Dual Enrollment Course Options/Descriptions for 2020-2021 Offered at WHS:

  • Math 353/253-Offered during the school day at Woodbridge High School, counselor or math teacher recommendation required
    • Math 353 (fall): A first course in algebra. Introduces signed numbers, equations and inequalities, graph and linear equations, functions, and polynomials. Similar to the first year of high school algebra.
    • Math 253 (spring): A continuation of elementary algebra intended to prepare students for subsequent math classes. Includes the real number system, polynomials and factoring, linear equations, complex numbers, and exponential and logarithmic numbers.
  • Japanese 1 Fall 2020-Offered at Woodbridge High School (T/TH 4pm-5:50pm), open to all students
    • UNITS: 5
    • TRANSFERABILITY: CSU and UC
    • Designed to develop basic skills in understanding, reading and communicating in Japanese. Introduces Japanese syllabic symbols and kanji characters and presents general aspects of Japanese daily life and culture.
  • Japanese 2 Spring 2021- Offered online and open to all students who have completed Japanese 1
    • TRANSFERABILITY: CSU and UC
    • Designed to develop basic skills in understanding, reading and communicating in Japanese. Expands on Japanese syllabic symbols and kanji characters. Also presents general aspects of Japanese daily life and culture.
  • Communications 1 Fall 2020-Offered at Woodbridge High School (M/W 4pm-5:15pm), open to all students
    • UNITS: 3
    • TRANSFERABILITY: CSU and UC
    • Offers students an opportunity to understand and use the components and processes of oral communication. Student presentations required.
  • Counseling 6 Spring 2021 (Academic, Career and Life Success)-Offered as a hybrid course (online + seat based), Date and Time TBD, open to all students
    • UNITS: 3
    • TRANSFERABILITY: CSU and UC
    • Integrates personal, professional, career and academic growth. Development and application of effective communication skills, positive self-image and self-esteem, self-advocacy and strategies for problem solving.

Dual Enrollment Course Options/Descriptions for 2020-2021 Offered at Other IUSD Campuses and Open to WHS students.

  • Management 1 Fall 2020 (Introduction to Business)- Offered at Irvine High School (T/Th 4-5:15pm), First Priority of enrollment will be given to Irvine High School students
    • UNITS: 3
    • TRANSFERABILITY: CSU and UC
    • A survey in business providing a multidisciplinary examination of how culture, society, economic systems, legal, international, political, financial institutions, and human behavior interact to affect a business organization’s policy and practices within the U.S. and a global society.
  • BIO 10 Fall 2020 (Biochemistry for Health Science)- Offered at Northwood High School (Tues. 3:30pm-6:20pm), First Priority of enrollment will be given to Northwood High School students
    • UNITS: 4
    • TRANSFERABILITY: CSU and UC
    • Addresses the application of chemical principles of biological systems, especially at the cellular level of structure and function. Intended for health science and pre-nursing students who have no previous background in the sciences. Students can receive credit in Bio 10 or Bio 71 but not both
  • CIM 110 - Fall 2020 (Information and Technology Communication Essentials)- Offered at Creekside Education Center (Wednesday 4:00-7:00pm), First Priority of enrollment will be given to Creekside High School students
    • UNITS: 4
    • TRANSFERABILITY: CSU Only
    • Introduction to the computer hardware and software skills needed to help meet the growing demand for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) professionals. Preparation for the CompTIA A+ certification exams.

Steps to Enroll in IVC Dual Enrollment Courses (all registration steps must be completed by May 24, 2020).  

Step 1: Apply to Irvine Valley College HERE for the Fall 2020 term. You will need to create an OpenCCC Account and then apply for Fall 2020 admission in order to obtain your IVC ID#.

Step 2: Once you have your IVC ID, click HERE and log in using your IVC Username or Email and your password (IVC ID#)

Step 3: Once you are logged in, click on “New Request” and complete  the K-12 Information and Parent and Guardian fields.  Select the Career College Access Pathway (CCAP) option and WOODBRIDGE as your High School to request from the following course:

IVC Dual Enrollment Course Name Location

MATH 353 – Elementary Algebra

**Prior WHS Counselor approval needed as it requires concurrent enrollment in the College Prep Math course on the WHS campus)

Select section # 60285

(During the bell schedule at WHS)

COMM 1 – Communication Fundamentals

Woodbridge HS

(M/W 4pm-5:15pm)

JA 1 – Beginning Japanese

Woodbridge HS

(T/TH 4pm-5:50pm)

MGT 1 – Introduction to Business

Irvine HS

(T/Th 4-5:15pm)

BIO 10 – Biochemistry for Health Science

Northwood HS

(Online, Tue. 3:30pm-6:20pm)

CIM – Information Technology

Creekside

(Hybrid Course, Wednesday 4-7pm)

  • Please note BIO 70/70L – Intro to Biotechnology/Lab is canceled for Fall 2020 and has been postponed to Spring 2021.
  • Once you submit your form electronically, student, parent, and school administrator will sign the document electronically

Step 4: After May 31, you will receive confirmation of your enrollment in your requested course.  Enrolled students and their parent/guardian must attend IVC’s virtual Zoom orientation (date TBD)

CURRENT SENIORS APPLYING TO Ivc

IVC Transfer Agreement Guarantee WS

Are you interested in learning about the Transfer Agreement Guarantees (TAG) offered at Irvine Valley College? IVC counselor Michelle Minkler held  a TAG workshop via Zoom on April 22nd from 1:50-2:50pm. To watch the recorded workshop, click HERE

IVC Honors Program

The process has been updated for incoming freshman to apply and submit their material via email.  Some students have mailed their application packets to IVC directly and the Honors Program is constantly checking for that correspondence.  For students that have not completed their application, they will follow the process below:

  • Students will EMAIL application
  • Letter of recommendation has been SUSPENDED
  • Unofficial transcripts are ACCEPTED

The link below provides updated details about the process for incoming freshman. 

IVC Honors Program Link:

http://academics.ivc.edu/honors/Pages/default.aspx

Matriculation Steps

The deadline to complete your IVC Matriculation steps in order to receive priority registration (Freshman Advantage) is April 17th. Please DO NOT leave it to the last minute. Students can and are encouraged to complete all the required Matriculation steps online through your MySite account. 

 

Below are the steps you can follow to complete matriculation:

Login into MySite > My Information > Matriculation > 1) Online Orientation

-This will take about 1 hour to complete

 

Login into MySite > My Information > Matriculation > 2) Guided Self Placement

-This will take about 5 minutes to complete both the English and Math survey

 

Login into MySite > My Information > Matriculation > 3) Online Advisement

-This will take about 1 hour to complete and will cover the Matriculation steps of Advisement and First Semester Plan

     

 Login into MySite > My Information > Matriculation > Matriculation Status

-Students can track the progress of the completion of their Matriculation steps here

IVC Counselor Services

Counselor Marcy Maldonado is available for appointments to talk about first semester plans, recommended courses and transfer.

  • To schedule an appointment email Marcy Maldonado at  mmaldonado22@ivc.edu. Be sure that your email states the following:
    • Full name
    • IVC Student ID# (if student already has one)
    • High School Name
    • Belief question

*** Allow 48 business hours for reply***

WHS Transcripts for IVC

Please email carsenmurt@iusd.org with your name and student ID # if you need an unofficial transcript.