Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: Set up your MJC Email 
Step 3: College Orientation 
Step 4: Assessment Testing 
Step 5: Education Plan
Step 6: Official Transcripts
Step 7: Apply for Financial Aid
Step 8: Register for Classes
Step 9: Pay Fees

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Contact the friendly Admissions Office staff if you have questions about adding or dropping classes, or filing for pass/no pass.

The Assessment Testing Office administers tests to help you select appropriate courses or satisfy pre-requisites.

International students should start by visiting the International Student Program.

Modesto Junior College

Communication Studies Tutoring

Communication Studies tutors assist COMM students with:

  • managing public speaking anxiety
  • brainstorming for speech topics and story ideas
  • researching
  • outlining
  • designing and using visual aids
  • delivery tips
  • rehearsing

To Get Tutoring: Tutoring Phone Number

  • Your Communication Studies Instructor MUST refer you to tutoring.
  • You MUST register for TUTOR 850 (section #4711) on PiratesNet.  There is NO FEE.  Tutoring is FREE.
  • The TUTOR 850 Access Code is 8158. (Tutoring will NOT be added to your transcript).
  • Call (209) 575-6346 to make a 30-minute appointment OR drop by the East Campus Library and Learning Center.

Meet Our Tutors:

Tutor Griffin Cheek helps Celene Ramirez prepare for her persuasive speech

Griffin Cheek

Tutors for: COMM 100, 102, 104, 106, 107, and 123


  • Married father of three children
  • Griffin, Grace, and Sevanna are 4, 8, and 16
  • Lives in Manteca
  • Has a Dachshund named Rosie

Tutoring Hours:

  • Mon - 9:30am-11:00am
  • Tue - 9:30am-2:00pm
  • Wed - 9:30am-11:00am
  • Thu - 9:30am-2:00pm
  • Fri - 9:30am-2:00pm

Arts, Humanities and Communications

Contact Us

(209) 575-6081