Orange, CA South Coast
College Recognized By
International Group For
We believe that education extends far beyond just
This unique approach to education has
made South Coast College one of the
finalists of the 2021 Better Business
Bureau Serving the Pacific Southwest
Torch Awards for Ethics, which we
accept with honor.
Further solidifying our position as a student-oriented, excellence-driven
higher education institution, we have made a name for ourselves with our
distinctive proactive training curriculums.
With our recent announcement, Jean
Gonzalez, CEO of South Coast College,
highlights the commitment of our school to
provide you with the education you need
to pursue a successful and rewarding
She thanks the faculty, students, staff, and alumni whose
dedication to the college mission has made this award
Gonzalez further notes that the graduates
of our three most popular programs -
Court Reporting, Medical Assistant, and
Paralegal - are why our college is
recognized as a leading providing of
outstanding legal professionals.
The BBB Torch Awards for Ethics is one of the highest honors that
can be received by a business for its ethical industry practices.
Finalists are selected by an
independent panel of volunteer
community leaders based on criteria
established by the International
Association of Better Business
All finalists complete an evaluation where they demonstrate their
commitment to ethics and trust in four categories: Character,
Culture, Customers, and Community.
Theyare then asked to illustrate the character
of their organization’s leadership, how an
authentic culture is being fostered, how the
company prioritizes its relationship with
customers and the impact the organization is
making in their community.
Shelley Bradley, Director of Signature Events for BBB Serving the
Pacific Southwest, says, “Honesty builds trust, which is a vital aspect in
the success of a business."
"To highlight these exceptional
companies, the BBB hosted the
inaugural Torch Award