hancockRegistration continues for more than 80 Allan Hancock College short-term classes still available this spring. Short-term classes offer students instruction in eight weeks or less; many are offered online or meet one day per week. The short-term classes are popular with individuals who want or need to complete classes at a faster rate.

Open short-term classes include agribusiness, anthropology, business, dance, emergency medical services, graphics, speech communication, law enforcement, psychology, welding technology, and more.

Many short-term classes begin the week of March 27; additional fast-track classes begin throughout the month of March. Registration for classes will remain open until the day before a particular class begins so in most cases March 26. All students register online via myHancock, which is accessed from the college’s website at www.hancockcollege.edu; click the Student tab, then Register/Add/Drop/Search Classes.

For details about open classes, visit the AHC website and click the Class Search link on the home page. Next, select Spring 2017, then Credit classes. On the next screen, select “Yes” in the Open Classes Only box and select March under Start Month, then click Submit.

New students and those without a user name and password must first apply for admission to the college before registering for classes. To access the online admission application, click Apply & Register on the website home page.

For more online registration information, log onto the Hancock home page and click Apply & Register.

The enrollment fee for California residents is $46 per unit, meaning a typical three-unit class costs $138. Other minimal fees apply.

For more information, call (805) 922-6966 ext. 3248. The toll free number within Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties is 1-866-DIAL AHC (342-5242) ext. 3248.