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Language Arts & Social Sciences Project

Beginning October 2019, Orange Coast College will be constructing a new 95,000 square foot, three-story Language Arts and Social Sciences Building adjacent to the Math, Business, & Computing Center (MBCC) building. The facility will include classrooms, office spaces, support spaces, conference rooms, an English as a Second Language (ESL) computer/lab room, labs for Psychology, Economics, English, Communication, World Languages, Journalism, a newsroom, indoor and outdoor labs for Geography and Anthropology, and various storage spaces.


Three-level Classroom Building - 107,955 square feet

  • Level 1
    • Labs for:
      • Anthropology
      • Communication
      • Economics
      • English
      • ESL
      • Geography
      • Journalism
      • Psychology
      • World Languages
    • English Study
    • Journalism Newsroom
  • Level 2
    • Classrooms
  • Level 3
    • Classrooms
    • Faculty & Administrative offices

Funding: Measure M & State Funded Bond

Estimated Date of Completion: Summer 2021