|Academic counseling is just one
of the services provided. Academic counseling
includes the following:
Educational planning (planning which courses to
You are encouraged to speak with counselors
regarding any academic planning issues which may
arise during your time at Palomar College.
Counselors can assist you with creating a semester
by semester educational plan for which courses to
complete to achieve your goals.
Deciding on your program/major
Deciding on a program/major can be
confusing and frustrating. You may feel
pressure to immediately decide on a major in order
to know what path to take. Nevertheless,
deciding on a college major is a process that often
takes time. Getting to know yourself and your
options is the first step in choosing a college
major. Counselors can assist you through the
Counselors offer guidance to those students
who are uncertain of their career path. You
are encouraged to explore career possibilities
through the guidance of counselors, use of research
materials, and completion of career assessment
Transfer planning for UC, CSU, Private and
You will learn how to successfully transfer
to a university. You will receive assistance
in researching and choosing the right university
based on your individual needs.
Identifying additional support services and
Palomar offers resources for your success
and your support. Counselors can refer you to
the appropriate resource to assist you in your
learning such as tutoring, first-year experience
programs, or even financial aid.
|To make an appointment with a General Counselor, call
(760) 891-7511. For more information about how to
be prepared for you appointment, go to the
Appointments web page.