Cuesta College is an inclusive institution that inspires a diverse student population to achieve their educational goals.

We effectively support students in their efforts to improve foundational skills, earn certificates or associate degrees, transfer to four-year institutions, and advance in the workforce.

Through innovative and challenging learning opportunities, Cuesta College enhances lives by promoting cultural, intellectual, personal, and professional growth.  We prepare students to become engaged citizens in our increasingly complex communities and world.



Cuesta College is dedicated to accessible, high-quality education for the support and enhancement of student success, professional development, and the community we serve.



Access - Success - Excellence