Apply & Enroll

Getting Started in Ben U Classes

1. Eligibility Criteria

Prospective students who wish to participate in Coastline's Corporate Education Programs must be employed by one of Coastline's corporate partners and are subject to review. Eligibility is established by completing the following:

Students must submit a completed Eligibility Certification Form no later than 3 days prior to registration deadlines (as posted on the Academic Calendar).

  • Ben U participants are only able to register into approved Ben U General Ed courses.
  • Prior to registration into English and Math courses, proof of course prerequisite or placement result will be required.

2. Apply

(Can be completed concurrently with Step 1: Eligibility Form Submission)

Students who are new to Coastline, or who are returning to Coastline and have missed three consecutive semesters, are required to complete a new college application.

  • Individuals can apply online anytime. There are no fees to apply
  • Select "Military or Corporate Education Programs" from the "Special Programs" box located on the Supplemental Questions page (page 9) of the online application to ensure that the application is forwarded to the Military & Contract Education Department.

Please allow 3-5 business days to receive your acceptance letter via email.

3. Register for your classes

Check the Academic Calendar for open registration periods

  • Log into MyCCC.
  • Begin on the "Registration" page.
  • Locate the "Registration Tools" Box.
  • Click "Add or Drop Classes."
  • Select the Military/Contract Ed Term for the appropriate semester and click "Submit."
  • To add a class, follow the instructions at the top of the "Add or Drop Classes" page.
  • Be sure to select courses with a location of "Coastline Community College Corporate Education (CCCCE) ONLINE."
  • You will only be able to register for approved Ben U General Ed courses.
After adding your class (s), select "Register or Finalize Add/Drop" and Exit the screen. Payment is based upon your eligibility with Ben Hudnall Memorial Trust (BHMT)/Kaiser and will post to your account within 24 hours of registration.


Questions about the eligibility criteria or registration process can be directed to: 714.241.6132, Option 2 or e-mail