Certificate Programs - Noncredit

Noncredit certificate programs are Chancellor approved sequences of courses focused on career development and college preparation.  Specific certificate content and more information can be found in the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes each semester, in the college catalog, or by contacting (909) 274-4220. For a complete list of noncredit certificate programs and specific requirements please consult the College Catalog

Educational Advisors are available to assist students with career and education planning. During the first week of registration, they are available in the registration area, Building 40, room 104.  Advisors are also available by appointment during the semester.  Please call (909) 274-4845 to schedule an appointment.

Certificates of Competency

Noncredit "Certificates of Competency" are Chancellor approved sequences of courses in Basic Skills, Career Development, English as a Second Language (ESL) or Secondary Education programs. These certificates allow the student to develop individual competencies based on their personal educational goals and objectives. Each certificate is unique, but all provide the student an opportunity to gain skills necessary to advance in their careers, transition into a new career, or prepare for future advanced academic studies and training.

Adult Basic Education

  • Adult High School Diploma
  • Basic Career Readiness
  • Basic Skills
  • GED Preparation

 English as a Second Language (ESL)

  • ESL - Beginning Level
  • ESL - Intermediate Level
  • ESL - Advanced Level
  • English as a Second Language
  • VESL Career Paths

Certificates of Completion

Noncredit "Certificates of Completion" are Chancellor approved sequences of courses offered in short-term vocational programs with high employment potential.  Many of these certificate programs mirror those offered through the credit programs of the college, are favorably recognized by business and industry, and are frequently used as a requirement for professional advancement.  Students who enroll in any noncredit certificate class must meet all requirements outlined in the instructor's syllabus, including completion of all assignments, taking tests, and passing the class with the equivalent of a “C” grade. Classes taken are noncredit, and do not generate college units toward a degree. 


  • Bookkeeping
  • Computerized
  • Payroll

 Agricultural Sciences

  • Floral Design
  • Horse Ranch Management
  • Horse Ranch Management
  • Interior Landscaping
  • Landscape and Park Maintenance
  • Landscape Design and Construction
  • Landscape Equipment Technology
  • Landscape Irrigation
  • Livestock Management
  • Nursery Management
  • Park Management
  • Pet Science
  • Sports Turf Management
  • Tree Care and Maintenance

 Business Management

  • Business Management – Level 1
  • Business Management – Level 2
  • Business Management – Level 3
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business – Level 1
  • International Business – Level 2
  • Retail Management – Level 1
  • Retail Management – Level 2
  • Retail Management – Level 3
  • Small Business Management – Level 1
  • Small Business Management – Level 2
  • Small Business Management – Level 3


  • Computer and Networking Technology – Level 1
  • Computer Systems Technology
  • Electronic Assembly and Fabrication
  • Electronic Systems Technology – Level 1
  • Electronic Systems Technology – Level 2
  • Electronic Technology
  • Electronics and Computer-Engineering Technology
  • Electronics Communications
  • Electronics: Industrial Systems

 Health Careers

  • Certified Nursing Assistant Preparation
  • Interior Design
  • Interior Design – Level 1

 Manufacturing Technology

  • MasterCAM

 Office Technology

  • Administrative Assistant – Level 1
  • Administrative Assistant – Level 2
  • Office Computer Applications


  • Photography – Level 1

 Welding Technology

  • Welding
  • Licensed Welder
  • Welding: Automotive Welding, Cutting and Modification
  • Welding: Gas Tungsten ARC Welding
  • Welding: Semiautomatic ARC Welding