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
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 our Information for International Students.
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The Science Community Center is filled with amazing and educational features.
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The Science Community Center features Include:
Replica of DNA and genetic coding
First Floor Lobby has a brilliant display of the planets in the Milky Way Solar System
The Foucault pendulum appears to be swinging and traveling around the pit knocking down the pegs, however it is the Earth's rotation under the pendulum that causes this illusion
An outdoor water feature with evening laser lights. It also offers real live math, physics and science experience.
Telescope and motorized observatory on the roof built on a foundation that is 60 feet underground to stabilize and allow for wiggle free viewing.
First Floor - Great Valley Museum, Division Offices, 2 Large Lecture Hall
Second Floor - Life Sciences - Anatomy, Biology, Botany, Microbiology, Zoology
Third Floor - Physical Sciences - Earth Science, Chemistry, Physics, Geology
Roof - Observatory platform
We are open to the public. Public, Community and School tours of the MJC campus and the Science Community Center can be scheduled.
Visits to GVM and Planetarium can be scheduled through the Great Valley Museum 209-575-6674
Phone: (209) 575-6173
Fax: (209) 575-6216
GVM/Planetarium: (209) 575-6196
Modesto Junior College - West Campus
Science Community Center - Room 134
2201 Blue Gum Ave
Modesto, CA 95358
Fall & Spring Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Summer Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday - Closed