Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: Access 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 our Information for International Students.

Modesto Junior College


In the Extended Opportunity Programs & Services (EOP&S) Bridge Program, students participate in a learning community. The MJC EOP&S Program partners with Stanislaus County, Community Services Agency, and several other local agencies to provide students with a way to discover a new career path.  Participants in the Bridge Program are former Foster Youth, former Wards of the Court, or EOP&S eligible students. Students take classes together for 15 weeks; learning all the basic skills necessary to achieve their educational goals.

Fall 2017 Bridge Students


The Bridge Experience

For many students the journey through high school was a difficult one.  College is sometimes a scary mountain many feel is not within their reach.  In the EOP&S Bridge Program student come from all walks of life.  25-30 students are chosen from over 300-400 applicants.  In the Bridge Program students are to adhere to a very strict schedule.  All students take all the same classes together.  This provides an atmosphere of familiarity and allows students to bond.  Many students like the family atmosphere that Bridge provides.  Students receive above and beyond support from administrators, faculty, and staff.  Bridge is much more than taking some classes, it is a life changing experience.




  • Math 10
    Students receive a review of the four arithmetic operations as they apply to whole numbers, common fractions, and decimal functions.
  • Health 110
    Students learn the fundamentals health education.
  • Study Skills 78  
    Students learn efficient and effective learning strategies that will help them be successful students
  • Reading 40
    This course is designed to improve student's comprehension of pre-college reading materials..
  • Tutoring
    Students participate in mandatory tutoring on a daily basis.



1) Apply to Modesto Junior College on-line-MJC Application

2) Complete MJC Math, English, & Reading Assessment Testing-MJC Testing Website

3) Complete the Free Application For Student Aide (FAFSA) and the Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGW)-FAFSA Website

4) Attend an EOP&S Application Workshop or contact the Bridge Coordinator at (209) 575-6838-EOP&S Workshops Dates

5) Set up an interview with the Bridge Coordinator



Hector Duarte
Assistant Director/Counselor
Program Specialist Bridge/College Readiness
Chris Briggs
Reading 40 Instructor

Dr. James Curl
Math 10 Instructor



Dr. Layla Spain
EOP&S Counselor


 bridge staff- Demetrius Snear

Demitrius Snaer
Health 110 Instructor

Extended Opportunity Programs & Services

Contact EOP&S

Phone: (209) 575-6251
Fax: (209) 575-6250

Bridge & College Readiness: 
Phone: (209) 575-6838

Phone: (209) 575-6402

Student Services Building
210-East Campus

435 College Ave.
Modesto, CA 95350
Fall-Spring Hours
Summer Hours
Mon: 7:30am-5:30pm
Tues: 7:30am-5:30pm
Wed: 7:30am-5:30pm
Thurs: 7:30am-5:30pm
Fri: Closed