Welcome to Fresno City College. The college was established in 1910 and has a rich and diverse history. We welcome you to tour the campus and see the historic buildings, fountains and mature landscape.
Fresno City College is a comprehensive learning community offering innovative instructional programs in anticipation of and responsive to the lifelong learning needs of our diverse population. The College provides a wide variety of supportive services to assist our students in achieving their educational goals.
We are dedicated to working collaboratively with our community to enhance the economic and social development of the region.
As California’s first community college, Fresno City College provides quality, innovative educational programs and support services directed toward the enhancement of student success, lifelong learning and the economic, social, and cultural development of our students and region.
As educational leaders in the community, Fresno City College faculty, staff and students will engage in a partnership to transform lives through education.
The principles and values of the Fresno City College Code of Ethics and Excellence guide the faculty, students, and staff in the achievement of a profound appreciation of and respect for the dignity and worth of each member of our community of learners in responding to the trust conferred on the college by the public. We are guided by the standards and principles established by our respective professional associations and organizations in our effort to create an ethical college community.
Students will demonstrate effective communication and comprehension skills.
Students will demonstrate critical thinking skills in problem solving across disciplines and in daily life.
Students will demonstrate knowledge of social, cultural, environmental, and aesthetic perspectives.
Students will assess their own skills and abilities to develop personal, educational, and career goals; work independently and in group settings; and identify lifestyle choices that promote self reliance, financial literacy, and physical, mental, and social health.
Fresno City College will challenge students to reach their highest academic potential and facilitate processes that lead to successful completion of their educational objectives
Fresno City College will strengthen partnerships to increase community engagement and support for meeting the educational needs of our region.
Fresno City College will maintain fiscal health, stability and accountability through strategic integrated planning, resource allocation, and resource development.
Approved by Classified Senate 4/19/17, Academic Senate 4/26/17, ASG 4/25/17, Management Council 5/3/17, CSEA 5/5/17, Board of Trustees 8/1/2017.