The career you always wanted is waiting for you. California community colleges offer you the educational training and support you need to find it.
Follow your passion toward a rewarding career.
Nothing should stand between you and a good-paying career that you love. That's why California community colleges offer career training programs taught by experts, student support services and financial aid to help pay college costs. Get the skills you need to succeed in whatever field you choose.
MORE OPTIONSAchieve Your Educational Ambitions
Whatever your goals, we can help you find the path to success.
LOWER COSTSLearning Within Your Budget
A smarter, more affordable path to complete your general education requirements.
SUPPORTIVE STAFFThousands of Dedicated Educators
Our passionate faculty and staff are devoted to helping students succeed.
CLOSER TO HOMECampuses Across California
With 116 campuses throughout the state, there is a community college near you.
GREATER FLEXIBILITYControl Your Schedule
We design our programs to accommodate your life and work schedules.
BIGGER PAYCHECKSEarn More with a Degree or Certificate
The road to a more secure financial future starts with a community college education.
It’s great taking this program and knowing that there’s going to be a job waiting for you when you’re finished.
I chose this career path because I love creating amazing things and being part of a team that has the same mindset.
Every day I come to school, it’s a learning experience. I can’t wait to get into class, and I don’t want class to end.
Turn Your Goals into Your Reality
A satisfying career and better pay could be yours with a degree or certificate from a California community college.
Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
Producing, processing, marketing, distributing, financing and developing agricultural commodities and resources, including food, fiber, wood products, natural resources, horticulture, and other plant and animal products and resources.
Architecture and Construction
Designing, planning, managing, building and maintaining the built environment.
Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
Designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing and publishing multimedia content, including visual and performing arts and design, journalism and entertainment services.
Business, Management and Administration
Planning, organizing, directing and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations, with career opportunities available in every sector of the economy.
Education and Training
Planning, managing and providing education and training services and related learning support services.
Planning and services for financial and investment planning and banking, insurance and business financial management.
Government and Public Administration
Executing governmental functions to include governance, national security, foreign service, planning, revenue and taxation, regulation and management, and administration at the local, state and federal levels.
Planning, managing and providing therapeutic services, diagnostic services, health informatics, support services and biotechnology research and development.
Hospitality and Tourism
Managing, marketing and operating restaurants and other foodservices, lodgings, attractions, recreation events and travel-related services.
Preparing individuals for employment in career pathways that relate to families and human needs.
Building linkages in the IT occupations framework for entry-level, technical and professional careers related to the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia and systems integration services.
Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
Planning, managing and providing legal services, public safety, protective services and homeland security, including professional and technical support services.
Planning, managing and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products and related professional and technical support activities such as production planning and control, maintenance, manufacturing and process engineering.
Marketing, Sales and Service
Planning, managing and performing marketing activities to reach organizational objectives.
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Planning, managing and providing scientific research and professional and technical services such as physical science, social science and engineering, including laboratory and testing services and research and development services.
Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
Planning, managing and moving of people, materials and goods by road, pipeline, air, rail and water, and related professional technical support services such as transportation infrastructure planning and management, logistics services, mobile equipment and facility maintenance.