85

Students in
class of 2018

89%

of eligible students
admitted to a CSU

64%

of eligible students
admitted to a UC

53%

of eligible students admitted to private universities

An Individualized College Plan for Every Student

We believe the path to college looks different for every student. Below are sample college plans we will develop with each student based on their interests and strengths.

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HISTORY/SOCIAL SCIENCE
2 years

World History

Honors World History

US History

AP US History

History of the Americas

American Government

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B

ENGLISH
4 years

English 1

English 2

English 3

English 4

CSU Expository Reading and Writing Course

Creative Writing

3

C

MATH
3 years

Algebra 1

Algebra 2

Geometry

Pre Calculus

AP Calculus AB

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D

LABORATORY SCIENCE
2 years

Biology

Physics

Chemistry

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E

LANGUAGE OTHER THAN ENGLISH
2 years

Spanish 1 and 2: Native Speakers

Spanish 1 and 2: Non-Native Speakers

AP Spanish

6

F

VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS
1 year

Studio Art

Dance

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G

COLLEGE PREP ELECTIVES
1 year

Biology

Economics

Environmental Science

Integrated Science

Law and Criminal Justice

Partnerships

DCP has official partnerships with these organizations and university programs.

Opportunities

Below is a list of enrichment and summer opportunities that DCP students have participated in over the last couple years. We assist students in the application process and successful participation in the programs.

Alumni Support Services

The DCP Alumni Program is committed to providing academic, career, and emotional support through college and beyond for all graduates of Downtown College Prep. Alumni support services include:

  • Access to the Alumni Center and the Alumni Success Counselor year-round
  • Individual appointments to assist with any challenges that may arise during the academic year
  • Alumni check-ins once each term with recent graduates
  • Alumni Success Counselor visits to local colleges

  • Workshops related to academics, career and networking
  • Support with the DCP Scholarship application process
  • Assistance with transfer process and financial aid
  • Transcript requests
  • Career and enrichment resources