Career Planning Guide

Educational Institutions and Training Programs

This section provides lists of community colleges, public colleges and universities, and private colleges and universities. Information is also presented regarding some specific educational training programs.

 

Local Community Colleges   |   Local Public Colleges and Universities

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Local Community Colleges

Cerritos College

11110 East Alondra Boulevard

Norwalk, California 90650-6203

(562) 860-2451

www.cerritos.edu

Chaffey College

5885 Haven Avenue

Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. 91737-3002

(909) 987-1737

www.chaffey.cc.ca.us

  

Citrus College

1000 West Foothill Boulevard

Glendora, California 91741-1885

(626) 914-8821

www.citrus.cc.ca.us

Coastline Community College

11460 Warner Avenue

Fountain Valley, California 92708-2597

(714) 546-7600

www.coastline.cccd.edu

 

College of the Canyons

26455 Rockwell Canyon Road

Santa Clarita, California 91355

(661) 259-7800

www.coc.cc.ca.us

Compton Community College

1111 East Artesia Boulevard

Compton, California 90221-5314

(310) 900-1600

www.compton.cc.ca.us

 

Crafton Hills College

11711 Sand Canyon Road

Yucaipa, California 92399-1799

(909) 794-2161

www.sdccd.cc.ca.us

Cypress College

9200 Valley View Street

Cypress, California 90630-5897

(714) 826-2220

www.cypress.cc.ca.us

 

East Los Angeles College

1301 Caesar Chavez Avenue

Monterey Park, California 91754

(323) 265-8650

www.elac.cc.ca.us

El Camino College

16007 South Crenshaw Boulevard

Torrance, California 90506

(877) 322-6466

www.elcamino.cc.ca.us

 

Fullerton College

321 East Chapman Avenue

Fullerton, California 92832-2095

(714) 992-7000

www.fullcoll.edu

Glendale Community College

1500 North Verdugo Road

Glendale, California 91208

(818) 240-1000

www.glendale.cc.ca.us

 

Golden West College

15744 Goldenwest Street

Huntington Beach, California 92647-0592

(714) 892-7711

www.gwc.cccd.edu

Irvine Valley College

5500 Irvine Center Drive

Irvine, California 92720-4399

(949) 559-9300

www.ivc.cc.ca.us

 

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson Street

Long Beach, California 90808

and

1305 East Pacific Coast Highway

Long Beach, California 90806

(310) 420-4111 or (310) 938-4111

www.lbcc.cc.ca.us

Los Angeles City College

855 North Vermont Avenue

Los Angeles, California 90029

(323) 953-4000

www.laccc.cc.ca.us

 

Los Angeles Harbor College

1111 Figueroa Place

Wilmington, California 90744

(310) 522-8200

www.lahc.cc.ca.us

Los Angeles Mission College

13356 Eldridge Avenue

Sylmar, California 91342

(818) 364-7600

www.lamission.cc.ca.us

 

Los Angeles Pierce College

6201 Winnetka Avenue

Woodland Hills, California 91371

(818) 347-0551

www.piercecollege.com

Los Angeles Southwest College

1600 West Imperial Highway

Los Angeles, California 90047

(323) 241-5225

www.lasc.cc.ca.us

   

Los Angeles Trade-Technical College

400 West Washington Boulevard

Los Angeles, California 90015

(213) 744-9058

www.lattc.cc.ca.us

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Avenue

Van Nuys, California 91401

(818) 947-2600

www.lavc.cc.ca.us

 

Moorpark College

7075 Campus Road

Moorpark, California 93201-1695

(805) 378-1400

www.moorpark.cc.ca.us

Mount San Antonio College

1100 North Grand Avenue

Walnut, California 91789

(909) 594-5611

www.mtsac.edu

 

Mount San Jacinto Community College

1499 North State Street

San Jacinto, California 92583-2399

(909) 487-6752

www.msjc.cc.ca.us

Orange Coast College

2701 Fairview Road

P.O. Box 5005

Costa Mesa, California 92628-5005

(714) 432-0202

www.occ.cccd.edu

 

Oxnard College

4000 South Rose Avenue

Oxnard, California 93033-6699

(805) 986-5800

www.oxnard.cc.ca.us

Pasadena City College

1570 East Colorado Boulevard

Pasadena, California 91106

(626) 585-7123

www.paccd.cc.ca.us

 

Rio Hondo Community College

3600 Workman Mill Road

Whittier, California 90601

(562) 692-0921

www.rh.cc.ca.us

Riverside Community College

4800 Magnolia Avenue

Riverside, California 92506-1293

(909) 222-8000

www.rccd.cc.ca.us

 

Saddleback College

28000 Marguerite Parkway

Mission Viejo, California 92692-3699

(949) 582-4500

www.saddleback.cc.ca.us

San Bernardino Valley College

701 S. Mt. Vernon Avenue

San Bernardino, California 92410-2798

(909) 888-6511

www.sdccd.cc.ca.us

 

Santa Ana College

1530 West 17th Street

Santa Ana, California 92706-3398

(714) 564-6000

www.sacollege.org

Santa Monica College

1900 Pico Boulevard

Santa Monica, California 90405-1628

(310) 434-4000

www.smc.edu

  

Santiago Canyon College

8045 East Chapman Avenue

Orange, California 92869-4512

(714) 564-4000

www.rancho.cc.ca.us

Ventura College

4667 Telegraph Road

Ventura, California 93003-3899

(805) 654-6400

www.ventura.cc.ca.us

 

West Los Angeles College

4800 Freshman Drive

Culver City, California 90230

(310) 287-4200

www.wlac.cc.ca.us

 

 

Local Public Colleges and Universities

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

Pomona, California 91768-2557

(909) 869-7659

www.csupomona.edu

California State University, Dominguez Hills

1000 East Victoria Street

Carson, California 90747-0001

(310) 243-3300

www.csudh.edu

 

California State University, Fullerton

800 N. State College Boulevard

Fullerton, California 92831-3547

(714) 278-2011

www.fullerton.edu

California State University, Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Boulevard

Long Beach, California 90840-0006

(562) 985-4111

www.csulb.edu

 

California State University, Los Angeles

5151 State University Drive

Los Angeles, California 90032-4226

(323) 343-3000

www.calstatela.edu

California State University, Northridge

18111 Nordhoff

Northridge, California 91330-0001

(818) 677-1200

www.csun.edu

 

California State University, San Bernardino

5500 University Parkway

San Bernardino, California 92407

(909) 880-5000

www.csusb.edu

University of California, Irvine

Irvine, California 92697

(949) 824-5011

www.uci.edu

 

University of California, Los Angeles

405 Hilgard Avenue

Los Angeles, California 90095-9000

(310) 825-3101

www.ucla.edu

University of California, Riverside

900 University Avenue

Riverside, California 92521

(909) 787-1012

www.ucr.edu

 

 

Local Private Colleges and Universities

Art Center College of Design

1700 Lida Street

Pasadena, California 91103

(626) 396-2373

www.artscenter.edu

Azusa Pacific University

901 E. Alosta Avenue

Azusa, California 91702

(800) 825-5278

www.apu.edu

 

Biola University

13800 Biola Avenue

La Mirada, California 90639

(562) 903-4752

www.biola.edu

California Baptist University

8432 Magnolia Avenue

Riverside, California 92504

(877) CBU-8866

www.calbaptist.edu

 

California Institute of Technology

1200 E. California Blvd.

Pasadena, California 91125

(626) 395-6341

www.admissions.caltech.edu

California Institute of the Arts

24700 McBean Parkway

Valencia, California 91355

(661) 253-7865

www.calarts.edu

 

California Lutheran University

60 West Olsen Road

Thousand Oaks, California 91360-2787

(805) 493-3135 or (877) CLU-FORU

www.clunet.edu

Chapman University

One University Drive

Orange, California 92866

(714) 997-6711 or (888) CUAPPLY

www.chapman.edu

 

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine & Science

1731 E. 120th St.

Los Angeles, California 90059

(323) 563-9326

www.cdrewu.edu

Claremont Graduate School

171 E. Tenth Street

Claremont, California 91711-6160

(909) 607-3371

www.cgs.edu

 

Claremont McKenna College

890 Columbia Avenue

Claremont, California 91711-6425

(909) 621-8088

www.mckenna.edu

Concordia University

1530 Concordia West

Irvine, California 92612-3299

(800) 229-1200

www.cui.edu

 

Don Bosco Technical Institute

1151 San Gabriel Boulevard

Rosemead, California 91770

(626) 940-2000

www.boscotech.tec.ca.us

Harvey Mudd College

301 East 12th Street

Claremont, California 91711

(909) 621-8011

www.hmc.edu

 

Hope International University

2500 East Nutwood Avenue

Fullerton, California 92831

(714) 879-3901

www.pacificcc.edu

www.hiu.edu

La Sierra University

4700 Pierce Street

Riverside, California 92515

(909) 785-2176

www.lasierra.edu

 

Loma Linda University

Loma Linda, California 92350

(909) 824-4300 or (800) 422-4558

www.llu.edu

Loyola Marymount University

7900 Loyola Boulevard

Los Angeles, California 90045-8350

(800) LMUINFO

www.lmu.edu

 

Marymount College

30800 Palos Verdes Drive East

Rancho Palos Verdes, California 90275

(310) 377-5501

www.marymountpv.edu

Mt. St. Mary's College

12001 Chalon Road

Los Angeles, California 90049

(310) 954-4250

www.msmc.la.edu

 

Occidental College

1600 Campus Road

Los Angeles, California 90041-3314

(323) 259-2700

www.oxy.edu

Otis College of Art and Design

9045 Lincoln Boulevard

Los Angeles, California 90045

(310) 665-6820 or (800) 527-6847

www.otisart.edu

 

Pacific Oaks College

5 Westmoreland Place

Pasadena, California 91103

(626) 397-1349 or (800) 684-0900

www.pacificoaks.edu

Pepperdine University

24255 Pacific Coast Highway

Malibu, California 90263-4392

(310) 456-4392

www.pepperdine.edu

 

Pitzer College

1050 N. Mills Avenue

Claremont, California 91711

(909) 621-8129

www.pitzer.edu

Pomona College

333 N. College Way

Claremont, California 91711

(909) 621-8134

www.pomona.edu

 

Scripps College

1030 Columbia Avenue

Claremont, California 91711-3948

(909) 621-8149 or (800) 770-1333

www.scrippscol.edu

University of La Verne

1950 Third Street

La Verne, California 91750

(909) 593-3511

www.ulaverne.edu

 

University of Redlands

1200 E. Colton Avenue

P.O. Box 3080

(909) 335-4074 or (800) 455-5064

www.redlands.edu

University of Southern California

University Park

Los Angeles, California 90089-0911

(213) 740-1111

www.usc.edu/admission

 

University of West Los Angeles

1155 W. Arbor Vitae Street

Inglewood, California 90301-2902

(310) 342-5200

www.uwla.edu

Vanguard University of Southern California

55 Fair Drive

Costa Mesa, California 92626

(800) SCC-6279

www.vanguard.edu

 

Western University

309 E. 2nd St. - College Plaza

Pomona, California 91766

(909) 469-5335

www.westernu.edu

Whittier College

13406 E. Philadelphia Street

Whittier, California 90608

(562) 907-4238

www.whittier.edu

 

Woodbury University

7500 Glenoaks Boulevard

Burbank, California 91510-7846

(800) 784-WOOD or (818) 767-0888 Ext. 221

www.woodburyu.edu

 

 

P.A.C.E.

A Los Angeles Community College District Program

PACE stands for Program Accelerated College Education. PACE is a two to two and a half year program available at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College, Compton College, East Los Angeles College, and Los Angeles Harbor College which offers general education courses in a format designed especially for adult students.

 

Los Angeles Trade-Technical College

At LATTC, full-time PACE students take four courses (12 units) per semester making it possible to complete the program in two years (including two summer sessions). PACE classes are eight to nine weeks in length with two classes taught the first half of the semester and two classes taught the second half of the semester. Students attend class one night a week (from 5:30-9:30pm), view one eight hour video per class, and attend a pre-determined number of Saturday Conferences (8am-5pm).

LATTC's PACE curriculum is designed for a liberal arts major with an emphasis in liberal studies, the humanities, or business. There is also an education curriculum for students hoping to become elementary school teachers. For more information, contact LATTC's PACE office at (213) 744-9447.

 

Compton College

At Compton College, PACE stands for Project for Adult College Education. This five semester program requires students to attend class one evening per week for four hours (two hours for one class and two hours for another), participate in five all day Saturday Conferences and one half day Saturday Conference, and view one hour of instructional television per course per week. English, Math, and Science courses offered through PACE may also require additional laboratory hours during the semester. Successful completion of Compton College's PACE curriculum yields an A.A. degree in Liberal Studies. For additional information, contact the Evening Division/Extended Studies office at (310) 900-1677.

 

East Los Angeles College

The PACE Program at ELAC offers two different tracks of study: Teaching/Liberal Arts and Business Administration. At ELAC, full-time students earn 12 units each semester by attending classes one night a week, viewing instructional television two hours a week, and participating in eight Saturday sessions per semester. ELAC's PACE Program is a five semester program. Additional information is available from the PACE office at (323) 265-8603.

 

Los Angeles Harbor College

LAHC's PACE Program is a five semester program for full-time students. At LAHC, students earn 12 to 13 units per semester by attending class one night a week (6-10pm), viewing two hours of instructional videos per week, and attending eight Saturday Conferences (six all day and two half day). Additional information can be obtained by calling the PACE office at (310) 522-8315 or by visiting their website at www.glennvice.com/pace.htm.

 

Los Angeles Mission College

LA Mission's PACE program is also a five semester program for full-time students. Students attend class one or two evenings per week along with designated Saturdays. There are five PACE tracks offered at LA Mission: Business, Elementary Teaching, General Studies, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences. Additional information is available from the PACE office at (818) 364-7677 and also on their website at www.lamission.cc.ca.us/pace.

 

 

The Organizational Excellence

Classified Training Program

The Organizational Excellence Classified Training Program is LAUSD's training resource designed to support classified employees' roles in improving student achievement.

The Personnel Commission's Organizational Excellence (OE) Classified Training Program provides continuous and customized training services for classified employees. With OE training, Classified Employees attend top quality training sessions in convenient locations and at no personal cost. The OE team strives to exceed your expectations and is dedicated to providing a full range of training opportunities.

A wide range of training topics (with the exception of computer-related training) is available through the Organizational Excellence Program. Programs cover such topics as customer service, telephone courtesy, communication, interpersonal relations, time management, conflict management, workplace diversity, supervision, leadership and more.

Training is a critical investment in employees. District jobs are extremely dynamic causing new and updated skills to be a must for success. Organizational Excellence programs are designed to offer the latest strategies, tools, and information to classified employees. The staff of the Organizational Excellence training program is dedicated to helping you achieve your maximum performance potential.

To find out more about The Organizational Excellence Classified Training Program,

please call (213) 353-4300 or click here.