West Valley Locations

In order to provide local access to college classes for students living in the western Coachella Valley, College of the Desert offers a wide variety of day, evening, credit and non-credit courses at Cathedral City High School, Desert Hot Springs High School, Palm Springs High School, and Rancho Mirage High School.

Here students can take general education classes toward their degree or certificate, basic skills career and technical courses, transfer courses, as well as Adult Basic Education classes. Students also receive support services to guide them along their journey.

View the full listing of important dates, schedules and catalogs for the current academic year.

View our current class offerings.

At College of the Desert our mission is to provide excellent educational programs in basic skills, career and technical education, certificate, transfer preparation, associate degrees, noncredit and distance education, which are continuously evaluated and improved. Our programs and services contribute to the success, learning and achievement of our diverse students and the vitality of the Desert Community College District, surrounding areas and beyond.

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For more information, please contact our office at 760-674-7800.​