Cerro Coso Community College



Navigate Student

Want to make college less complicated?

Navigate is an online platform and app specifically created for you, the college student.

With Navigate, you can:

  • Stay updated on approaching deadlines
  • Manage your to-do list
  • Learn about resources
  • Explore your interests and career options
  • View your class schedule and manage other priorities
  • Access course information and register
  • Opt into study groups
  • Develop your academic plan (with a counselor/advisor
  • Get Tips (for students by students)

Watch the instructional video about Navigate and then log in today (through InsideCC) using your Cerro Coso account information. If you have questions about Navigate, please email navigate@cerrocoso.edu.

Launch Navigate for STUDENTS

Navigate is best viewed when using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

Frequently Asked Questions

Navigate for Faculty

Navigate is a user-friendly program that allows CC faculty to follow along on each student's journey.

What Can Faculty do in Navigate?

  • Submit Early Alerts, submit feedback on Grade Reports, and check on students' academic progress all in one place.
  • Review the outcome of early alert referrals and student communication.
  • Review student information for those registered in their course.
  • Message via email and text students.
  • Create and manage student cohorts (watch list).

If you have any questions regarding policies on access to Navigate, please contact your Dean.

Other features of Navigate include:

  • EARLY ALERTS: Alerts that are for students who are identified at-risk in a course for academic, financial, behavioral, or other reasons. These alerts are sent to assigned counselors.

    (Please do not use Navigate to report to the Report Behavior of Concern (BIT). This is to report a Student of Concern.)

  • PROGRESS/GRADE REPORTS: During the semester, you may receive an email from the Counseling Department about grade reports for students in your class. These may be required for sports, financial aid, or for purposes of registration. You can use the link in the email to fill out an electronic grade report or you can log in to Navigate to complete these.

Please visit Faculty 411 for a user manual and instructional video on how to use the main features of Navigate. The video is titled Navigate for Instructors 101.

To learn more about Navigate, please email navigate@cerrocoso.edu.

Navigate for Staff

Navigate enhances staff's ability to communicate, collaborate and work with students more quickly and efficiently than ever. The user-friendly program allows Cerro Coso staff to follow along on each student's journey and communicate via text and email to help students move forward every step of the way. Access to Navigate features and student information is determined by your department supervisor and in accordance with existing policies and procedures.

To obtain a copy of the user manual visit the Counseling Department Canvas page. If you are an employee and would like training, please email navigate@cerrocoso.edu.