News and Announcements

May 29, 2015Calling all Environmental Regulators! Allan Hancock College Host Free One-Day Course on PERP and ATCM on June 25

Course will be 8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. in room 3-114 at the Lompoc Valley Center … Read More »

May 27, 2015Plenty of Options this Summer at Allan Hancock College, Registration for Summer Classes Continues

The registration period remians open for both summer and fall semester classes … Read More »

May 22, 2015More Than 900 Graduates Honored During Allan Hancock College's 94th Annual Commencement

Nearly 2,000 friends, family, faculty and staff erupted in applause during the ceremony … Read More »

May 22, 2015Allan Hancock College Foundation Awards Record $537,000 in Scholarship Funds to 363 Students

Nearly 1,000 students, relatives, friends, donors, faculty, staff and community members attended the banquet… Read More »

May 21, 2015Hancock Offers Four-Week Lifeguard Certification Class, and Two-Day First Aid/CPR Course This Summer

It will be the second straight summer the college will offer a four-week lifeguard certification class … Read More »

May 21, 2015Hancock Bids Farewell to Nine Retiring Employees, Names Counseling the College's Department of the Year

This year's nine retirees have contributed 230 years of combined service to the college … Read More »

May 20, 2015Hancock to Honor Graduating First-Generation College Students During Special Ceremony on Wednesday, May 20

The TriO/CAN recognition ceremony will be at 6 p.m. in G-106, which is located inside the Student Center on the Santa Maria campus … Read More »

May 19, 2015Allan Hancock College Hosts 94th Annual Commencement Friday, May 22; Ceremony to Be Streamed Live Online

Graduation will take place in the Commons at 1 p.m. … Read More »

May 11, 2015Righetti, San Luis Obispo and Paso Robles High Schools Earn Top Prizes at Allan Hancock College's High School Welding Contest

Allan Hancock College offers both an associate of science degree and certificate in welding technology … Read More »

May 08, 2015Priority Registration For Fall 2015 Classes Begins May 11

Students can register until the day before a class begins … Read More »

May 06, 2015Water-Wise Landscaping, Petit Four Creations, And Kids Cooking Among Summer Noncredit Class Offerings

Community Ed classes start June 15… Read More »

May 06, 2015Soak Up Some Classes At Allan Hancock College

More than 100 classes are available at the Santa Maria campus … Read More »

May 05, 2015Book Written By Hancock Professor Named A Finalist For Prestigious International Latino Book Awards

Finalist in the Best First Book category- Nonfiction … Read More »

May 04, 2015Allan Hancock College Foundation To Award Record-Breaking $537,000 In Scholarships To 364 Students In 2015

The 46th annual scholarship banquet will be held Thursday, May 21 at 6 p.m.… Read More »

May 01, 2015Do you want to become a better researcher?

Do you want to become a better researcher?… Read More »

April 30, 2015Hancock Offers Class In Water-Wise Landscaping

Learn how to conserve more water and create a smarter landscape … Read More »

April 28, 2015Spring 2015 Pottery Sale May 1-2

The sale features a wide range of artowrk and unique hand-made pieces… Read More »

April 28, 2015Hancock's Public Affairs Office Receives Statewide Recognition

The college was awarded two first place awards, one second place and one third place award … Read More »

April 27, 2015Tibetan Monks To Create World Peace Sand Mandala At Hancock May 4-7

Located in the Ann Foxworthy Gallery on the Santa Maria campus… Read More »

April 23, 2015Youth Dancers Present Magical Moments And Spring Recital

Featuring dances in traditional and contemporary styles … Read More »

April 21, 2015American Sign Language Among Dozens Of Summer Classes Offered At Hancock's Lompoc Valley Center

Hancock will offer more than 40 classes at the Lompoc Valley Center, including 26 evening courses during summer 2015… Read More »

April 20, 2015Fall Class Schedule Online Now; Registration Begins May 11

The college will offer more than 1,100 credit classes during the fall … Read More »

April 17, 2015Online College Classes Are Avaliable To Fit Your Needs

AHC is offering over 100 online credit classes this summer… Read More »

April 16, 2015With New Demonstrations, Friday Night Science Will Deliver A Night Of Psychedelic Fun

Nearly 100 Hancock students help design, test and build the experiments and demonstrations… Read More »

April 15, 2015Receiving Priority Registration At Hancock Is As Easy As 1-2-3

New students are required to attend an orientation, either in person or online… Read More »

April 14, 2015Hancock Softball Soars To Fourth In State Poll

Riding a 27-game winning streak, Bulldogs enter this week with a perfect 12-0 in Western State Conference play… Read More »

April 14, 2015Allan Hancock College Singers Will Perform WIth "Spirit and Soul" During Spring Concert May 7

A sampling of iconic African-American music promises a spirtual and emotional performance… Read More »

April 10, 2015Registration Begins Monday, April 13, for Summer 2015 Credit Classes

Nearly 400 credit classes are being offered during summer 2015.… Read More »

April 09, 2015Retired Law Enforcement Academy Director Greg Dossey To Receive State's Law Achievement Award

Dossey estimated he trained more than 1,050 law enforcement recruits during his 16 years at Hancock… Read More »

April 06, 2015Financial Aid Helps Allan Hancock College Students

It does not cost anything to apply and information is available in the Santa Maria campus Financial Aid office in buliding A.… Read More »

April 03, 2015New Hancock Students Must Complete Three Steps By May 12 To Receive Priority Registration For Fall 2015, Including New Online Orientation

The college is offering an online orientation for the first time this year… Read More »

April 03, 2015Discover a Career in Science, Technology, Math and Engineering at STEM Open House on April 15

The event will take place from 5:30-8 p.m. inside the Student Center on the Santa Maria campus.… Read More »

April 02, 2015Registration Under Way for Annual Splash and Dash

The event on May 2, includes a 5K run, 500-yard swim, two-mile walk, or the aquathon, which includes the 5K and 500-yard swim. … Read More »

March 31, 2015Popular Band Steppin' Out to Perform at 1st Friday Artisan Market on April 3

The student-organized farmers' and artisan market runs from 4-7 p.m. on the college's Santa Maria campus … Read More »

March 26, 2015Hancock Graduate Selected As One of Top 30 Students in California Community Colleges

A recent Allan Hancock graduate has been recognized and selected to the Phi Theta Kapa Honor Society's 2015 All-California Academic Team … Read More »

March 24, 2015Bronze Sculptures Created by Joseph Castle on Display at Foxworthy Gallery

Exhibit runs through April 29. … Read More »

March 23, 2015Summer Registration Begins April 13

There are 385 summer credit classes to choose from… Read More »

March 19, 2015Hancock Offering a Three-Week Public Safety Dispatcher Training Course in April

The median annual salary for a public safety dispatcher in Santa Barbara County in 2014 was $66,243.… Read More »

March 18, 2015Explore Various Foods and Preparations in Hancock's Saturday Cooking Classes

Students will learn how to make healthy meals in 30 minutes, or how to prepare Thai food. … Read More »

March 18, 2015Professional Dancer and Choreographer Jesus Solorio to Perform in Hancock's Dance Spectrum

The Hancock dance instructor has appeared on "So You Think You Can Dance?", "Glee," and "Hannah Montana."… Read More »

March 16, 2015Hancock Alumna Makes History, Becomes First Dental Assisting Program Graduate Accepted To Dental School

Lindsey Cunningham has accepted the offer to attend the University of New England's College of Dental Medicine… Read More »

March 16, 2015Two Lompoc Businessmen Elected to the AHC Foundation's Board of Directors

Michael Carroll and Robert Klug are the newest members of the Board of Directors. … Read More »

March 12, 2015Registration for Short-Term Classes Continues

Most classes begin the week of March 23… Read More »

March 09, 2015Former ESL Instructor to Walk Nearly 500 Miles to Fundraise for Scholarship in Memory of Fidel Herrera

Herrera taught English as a second language courses at Hancock for more than 20 years. … Read More »

March 06, 2015Deadline to Apply for Dental Assisting Program Is Sunday, March 15

The median hourly wage for a dental assistant in California in 2014 was $17.71. … Read More »

March 06, 2015Hancock Offers Four-Week Lifeguard Certification Class in March

The class meets on Thursdays and Sundays at the Paul Nelson Aquatics Center. … Read More »

March 05, 2015Hancock Women's Swim Team to Host First Home Meet in Program History

Conference meet scheduled for Saturday, March 14, at the Paul Nelson Aquatics Center in Santa Maria. … Read More »

Fast Track Your Future to High-Demand Industrial CareersMarch 05, 2015Fast Track Your Future to High-Demand Industrial Careers

Register Now for Short-Term Classes This Spring… Read More »

March 02, 2015Hancock Hires Adam McEvoy As Women's Soccer Head Coach

McEvoy brings more than 10 years of coaching experience… Read More »

March 02, 2015Hancock Offers Short-Term Classes This Month At Vandenberg AFB, Courses Are Open To The Public

Classes begin March 23… Read More »

February 27, 2015Spring Fast Track Classes At Allan Hancock College Offer College At The Speed Of Life!

Complete a class in eight weeks or less!… Read More »

February 25, 2015Hancock Invites Students Of All Ages To Register For "Campus Cruise" Tour

General guided tour are free -- sign up now!… Read More »

February 19, 2015Hancock Offers Class In Excel

Understand the basics of Excel in just eight weeks!… Read More »

February 19, 20151st Friday Artisan Market Returns On March 6, Vendor Space Still Available

Market features locally grown produce, crafts and specialty goods… Read More »

February 18, 2015Application Deadline Approaches For Hancock's Study Abroad Program To Madrid, Spain; Three Information Sessions Scheduled

Spend the summer studying Spanish culture… Read More »

February 18, 2015Hancock Offers Bus Trip To Los Angeles Museum Of Art

Sign up to see the largest art museum in the Western United States… Read More »

February 17, 2015Film Appreciation Class Offers Study In Art Form And Narrative Genres

Four films featured in free class… Read More »

February 17, 2015Hancock Offers Bus Trip To Los Angeles Fashion District

Calling all fashionistas!… Read More »

February 12, 2015Former Hancock Catcher Ryan Welker Named To Prestigious State Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll

Welker selected out of nearly 26,000 student-athletes… Read More »

February 12, 2015Hancock Tight End And St. Joseph Graduate Ryan Mediano Signs With North Alabama, Tackle And Lompoc Native Joshua Powers Heads To Benedictine College

Football careers will continue at four-year universities… Read More »

February 12, 2015Learning Science Is Fun In College For Kids Classes!

Sign up today!… Read More »

February 12, 2015Hancock Singers And Ballet Folklorico Dancers To Perform With Santa Maria Philharmonic Orchestra On Feb. 28

Take a trip around the world at "Pops Internationale" concert… Read More »

February 11, 2015Lompoc Valley Center Bulldog Bow-WOW! Is February 18

Don't miss this fun, free event!… Read More »

February 09, 2015Learn How To Manage A Nonprofit Organization

Gain the basic elements of nonprofit management… Read More »

February 05, 2015Start Your Own Online Business!

Two-part class shows you what business models work… Read More »

February 04, 2015Learn To Use Social Media For Your Business

Tips on Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and more… Read More »

January 29, 2015Bulldog Bow-WOW! Kicks Off Spring Semester

Event held at Santa Maria campus and Lompoc Valley Center… Read More »

January 29, 2015Hancock Offers Green Gardening Classes

Learn about irrigation efficiency, plant management, resource conservation and more … Read More »

January 27, 2015Hancock To Host Fourth Annual Coaches Versus Cancer Event, And Action-Packed Acrobatic Act During Rivalry Game With Cuesta Feb. 4

Hancock to present $5,000 check on behalf of Coach Larry Carney's family to Marian Medical Foundation… Read More »

January 26, 2015Captivating Work Of Ceramicist And Brush Maker Glenn Grishkoff Now On Exhibit In Hancock's Ann Foxworthy Gallery

Art work on display through March 3… Read More »

January 23, 2015Hancock To Host Large-Scale Emergency Drill At Public Safety Training Complex On Feb. 2

Nine local fire agencies to participate… Read More »

January 22, 2015Hancock Professor Jim Read To Appear On Jeopardy! On Friday, Jan. 30

Studied for weeks to prepare for popular game show… Read More »

January 16, 2015Digital Camera Classes Offered

All camera formats accepted… Read More »

January 16, 2015Register Now For Spring Classes! Online Registration Ends January 19

Wide variety of classes still open… Read More »

January 16, 2015College For Kids Classes Offered At Hancock College

Youth dance and science classes available… Read More »

January 16, 2015Learn The How-Tos Of Edible Native And Drought-Resistant Landscaping

Commercial and residential gardeners welcome … Read More »

January 16, 2015Get Free Cash For College! Attend Free Workshop To Complete Application Process

No registration required… Read More »

January 15, 2015Sweet Success: Hancock Offers Chocolate Desserts Cooking Class

Fans of chocolate encouraged to enroll in three-week class… Read More »

January 15, 2015Allan Hancock College Offers "START" Sessions For New And Returning Hancock Students

START sessions available at Santa Maria campus and Lompoc Valley Center… Read More »

January 15, 2015Hancock College Offers Free Citizenship Class

Learn about government, history, geography and more… Read More »

January 14, 2015Upgrade Your Computer Skills In Computer Class

Most classes start Jan. 20… Read More »

January 14, 2015There's Still Time To Register To Study Abroad Next Summer In Spain!

New informational meeting scheduled for February… Read More »

January 13, 2015Online Classes Are Popular Choice For Students

More than 100 classes available… Read More »

January 13, 2015Senior Exercise, Beginning Yoga Included In Fitness Class Offerings For Spring

Learn aerobic routines and simple yoga moves … Read More »

January 12, 2015Find Out How To Receive A Part-Time Teaching Position At Hancock During Workshop On Thursday, Jan. 15

Event is free and open to the public… Read More »

January 12, 2015Casting Call for Dance Spectrum

All levels of dancers welcome… Read More »

January 09, 2015Registration Continues For Spring 2015 Classes In Santa Maria, Classes Begin The Week Of Jan. 20

Hundreds of classes to choose from… Read More »

January 08, 2015Registration Under Way For Variety Of Online Classes

Online classes a popular choice for many students… Read More »

January 08, 2015Hancock Offers Spring Classes In The Santa Ynez Valley

Registration continues through Jan. 19… Read More »

January 07, 2015Spring 2015 Classes Offered In The Lompoc Valley

Classes include agribusiness, film, keyboarding and more!… Read More »

January 07, 2015Apply Online For AHC Foundation Scholarships, Deadline is Feb. 4

Scholarships range from $500 to $10,000… Read More »

January 06, 2015Allan Hancock College Seeks Community Members For Its Measure I Oversight Committee

Committee meets bi-annually… Read More »

January 05, 2015Register Now for Spring Classes! Online Registration Ends January 19

Classes begin week of Jan. 20… Read More »

December 23, 2014Hancock Vice President Of Academic Affairs Luis Sanchez Named President Of Moorpark College

Sanchez started working at Hancock in July 2011… Read More »

December 23, 2014Hancock Receives $100,000 Grant To Enhance Internship Program

College to create a Cooperate Work Experience internship program… Read More »

December 23, 2014Launch A Prosperous Career In Environmental Health And Safety At Hancock In The Spring 2015 Semester

Classes take place at the Public Safety Training Complex in Lompoc… Read More »

December 18, 2014President Obama Praises Hancock Music Instructor

Ann Lucas receives personalized letter from President Obama… Read More »

December 17, 2014Digital Camera Classes Offered

All camera formats welcome… Read More »

December 16, 2014Record Number Of Agribusiness Courses Offered In The Spring, Including Three New Classes

Course topics range from vines to wines and beyond… Read More »

December 15, 2014ESL Classes Start Earlier Next January

Free classes begin Jan. 12… Read More »

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