Palomar’s accreditation reaffirmed, credits safe
Aug31

Palomar’s accreditation reaffirmed, credits safe

Don’t worry; all of your college credits at Palomar are still safe. Over the summer, the Accreditation Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) reaffirmed Palomar’s accreditation status. Accreditation is the process in which a college’s quality and credibility are evaluated. These evaluations occur every six years and are conducted by a group not associated with the college. If a college loses its...

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Palomar’s enrollment down for fifth year
Aug29

Palomar’s enrollment down for fifth year

Palomar’s enrollment numbers have been steadily dropping. There are 22,000 students currently enrolled at Palomar, according to an email sent by Laura Gropen, Palomar’s spokeswoman. Last Fall, there were 24,688 students at Palomar. This is only a preliminary figure, she added. The actual census is taken later in August. But the college’s enrollment has been on a steady decline since 2010, when the college had close to 30,000 students....

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Palomar College remains accredited
Jul03

Palomar College remains accredited

The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges reaffirmed Palomar’s accreditation status in June, according to a letter President Deegan addressed to the campus community. In the letter, Deegan thanked the Governing Board, faculty and...

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Gallery:  Palomar College 2015 Commencement Ceremony:  May 16
May21

Gallery: Palomar College 2015 Commencement Ceremony: May 16

[Show picture list] Palomar College held the 2015 Commencement Ceremony at the San Marcos campus on May 16.  Palomar faculty, students and family were in attendance at the event. Photography by Stephen Davis, Justin Sumstine and Philip Farry/The...

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Video:  Malik Spence:  The Future
May14

Video: Malik Spence: The Future

The Telescope takes some time to introduce Palomar College to its new ASG President, Malik Spence. Produced by Christopher Bullock and Edward Rosa    

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Video:  Palomar College job fair
May13

Video: Palomar College job fair

On May 6, 2015 a job fair was held at the San Marcos campus of Palomar College. Many organizations and businesses came to introduce themselves to students and solicit for future employees. Contributors:  Fern Menezes and Steven...

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