The Summit College Learning Academy, Library, and Computer Lab are situated in the heart of the college and are central to the support of student learning.

Open six days a week to all students and graduates, the Learning Academy is a supervised, quiet, and comfortable area offering computer systems and free printer services, along with the most current test practice questions to assist students with their academic needs.


Summit College offers several free academic assistance programs to better prepare our graduating Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) students for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).
Graduating students can participate in our extended learning program, full-time NCLEX tutoring services, and NCLEX review classes. Students who participate in our NCLEX success programs are eligible to receive assistance toward paying their first-time application, registration, and licensing fees associated with obtaining their LVN license.

Our NCLEX Success department staff is dedicated to ensuring that you receive the individual support you need as you climb toward your goal of passing the state board exams.

At Summit College, we know every student has unique passions, needs, and goals. Summit is focused on you, and our Student Services department does all we can to assist you as you climb to a new career.


Our general services include:

  • Information on community resources—emergency housing, utility assistance, family services, food and clothing programs, and ride-share assistance
  • Attendance/enrollment/graduation verifications
  • Student IDs—new issues and replacements
  • Student records—transcripts and certificates of completion
  • Readmission
  • Graduation ceremonies—valedictorian and salutatorian recognition
  • Veterans benefits information
  • Student name/address/phone/e-mail changes
  • Schedule changes
  • Student recognition—perfect attendance and academic achievement


Summit College’s Tutoring program provides the individualized support and assistance students need to succeed in their course work. We offer free individual and small group tutoring in specific content areas, along with study skills assistance.


Summit College provides career services to all qualified graduates. We assist our students and support their career climb as they prepare for interviews and locate possible job openings in their chosen field.

Our placement assistance is comprehensive and includes, but is not limited to:

    • Resume preparation, customization, and updates
    • Workshops on professional attire
    • Interviewing techniques and mock interviews that will help you enter each interview well prepared and confident
    • Pre-placement interviews and pre-interview reviews to match you with the most fitting employment prospects, all researched by our placement department
    • Post-interview follow-up to give you feedback on your interview and help you improve your interviewing techniques
    • Establishing sites for externships that are part of the course curriculum, proven to increase chances of hiring
    • Setup and assessment of voluntary externships outside of your course curriculum, proven to increase your chances of hiring
    • Follow-up after placement to ensure that you are satisfied with your new position and place of employment

We ask all students to provide accurate and up-to-date contact numbers and addresses so that we can maintain continued assistance. We encourage all students to provide a resume before completing their program of study.

San Bernardino/Colton

Aug 31Medical Assisting Start
Sep 8Welding Start
Sep 11Nursing - Day Start
Sep 14Electrical Start
Sep 21HVAC Start
Sep 21Accounting Start
Nov 16Nursing - Evening Start

El Cajon

Aug 31Electrical Start
Aug 31Medical Assisting Start
Sep 8HVAC Start
Sep 21Welding Start

Santa Ana

Sep 9HVAC Start
Sep 14Electrical Start
Sep 21Welding Start