PITTSBURG -- Los Medanos College will offer more than 25 short-term courses beginning in late March, the college announced Tuesday.

Because of funding preserved through the passage of Proposition 30, Los Medanos is adding nine-week courses in a variety of fields beginning the week of March 25. More than half of the new courses are offered at the college's Brentwood Center and/or online.

For more information about the courses, visit www.losmedanos.edu/springforward. For information about applying and registering for classes, visit www.losmedanos.edu/registration or call 925-439-218, ext. 3422.