Philosophy (for Transfer) - AA
Full program details & costs, with admission requirements. Discover your dream program.
What Laney College says about their program:
"The study of humanities is concerned with human experiences and the manner through which they have been expressed. Courses in the Humanities Program examine the historical, social, philosophical, religious, and artistic expressions of different cultures and their diverse perspectives on the sacred as well as secular worlds. The Humanities-Philosophy course offerings at Laney College provide students with an opportunity to delve into the grand, fantastic and beautiful world of ideas. In addition to providing trans-formative approach to the humanistic traditions, the department will also give students the opportunity to develop their critical thinking as well as their writing skills."
We will guide you through the application procedure; please see the details below.
- Application form
- Bank statement
- Diploma(s) and transcript(s)
- Medical examination form
- Passport bio page
- Affidavit of support (Form I-134)
- English proficiency score (optional)
- Guided self-placement (GSP)
Fees and funding
- Undergraduate tuition - $7,950 / year
Alice S. M. Cheng-Jones Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is in honor of Ms. Alice S. M. Cheng-Jones who died of cancer in June 2011. She was an adjunct Accounting instructor in the Business and Economics Department at Laney College. This is a $1,000 scholarship awarded once a year in the Spring.
This scholarship is intended to be awarded to a Laney College Business student graduating with an AA this Spring with a GPA of 3.0 or higher and transferring as a junior to a 4-year college or university, entering into a bachelor's degree program majoring in Accounting (Applicant must provide acceptance letter).
Doddie Gifford Labor Studies Memorial Scholarship
This is a $1,000 scholarship awarded once a year in the Spring to two recipients. This scholarship is intended to be awarded to outstanding Laney College Labor Studies students.
Georgia Runge-Smith Memorial Scholarship
Named in memory of Georgia Runge-Smith, a graduate of the California Community College system, this scholarship is a tribute to her commitment to youth and education.
This is a $250 scholarship offered in the Spring. This scholarship is open to all students at the Peralta Colleges (Berkeley City College, College of Alameda, Laney College, Merritt College) regardless of program or major. Qualified students need to have a 2.5 GPA or greater, demonstrate financial need, and must have a goal of transferring to a four-year institution for further study.
John & Deborah Tunis Scholarship
This is a $500 scholarship awarded once a year in the Spring. This scholarship is intended to be awarded to a female student who demonstrates financial need and academic potential in her career and degree in one of four categories; math/science, business/industry, health sciences or vocational education.
Visa requirements for Laney College
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