Free computer training at the North Orange County Community College District School of Continuing Education (SCE) is available for Community members interested in brushing up skills for a promotion or learning a new career. Classes prepare students with basic computer operation to Microsoft software programs to photo design to graphics and web development. Certificate programs can prepare students to work in an entry-level office environment, as an administrative assistant, or in graphic design.
SCE Computer Program classes are FREE, range from six-weeks to 12-weeks in length, and are offered at the Anaheim Campus (1830 W. Romneya Drive, Anaheim) or SCE Wilshire Center (315 E. Wilshire Street, Fullerton). Registration is now open; classes begin the week of September 14, 2015. Visit www.sce.edu/schedule for course details or www.sce.edu and click on “Admissions and Registration” for course sign-up information.
Click on any of the fliers for course and certificate program details:
Turn over a new leaf with SCE this fall! The 2015 Fall Term class schedule is now available at all three SCE centers in Anaheim, Cypress and Fullerton as well as online at www.sce.edu/schedule. Classes begin the week of September 14, 2015. Following is additional information regarding the 2015 Fall Term:
Registration Dates for 2015 Fall Term
*Online registration will open at 7 a.m.; computers are available for online registration at the SCE Admissions and Registration offices begining at the following times: Anaheim Campus and Wilshire Center - 7 a.m.; Cypress Center - 7:30 a.m.
**A symbol of a clock has been placed in the class schedule to indicate CTE courses eligible for registration on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 7 a.m.
Online Orientation and Assessment Required for High School Diploma Program (HSDP) and four Career Technical Education (CTE) Certificate Programs
Online orientation and assessment are now required steps to register for the following SCE programs:
The 2015 Fall Term class schedule details the steps needed to apply for an SCE Banner ID, to complete the required orientation and assessment, and to register online; see pages 13-15 for HSDP and pages 33-34 for CTE.
Try something NEW this fall!
Disability Support Services
Career Technical Education
Every day counts at SCE! Attending every class meeting is important for all SCE students. Your attendance is directly related to how SCE receives state funding to offer your classes. Your consistent attendance also helps you achieve your goals. See you in class!
SCE is proud to to offer student leadership opportunities for the 2015/16 academic year. Students are invited to apply online for two student leadership positions: one to serve as a student representative for SCE’s Provost’s Cabinet and one to serve as a student representative for SCE’s Budget Committee. Student leaders were first added to SCE’s decision-making committees in the 2013/14 school year in response to the accreditation and annual strategic plans. Student leaders add an important perspective to school-wide planning and budgeting.
Information regarding the student leadership commitments and how students can apply are contained within this brochure: SCE Student Leadership Opportunity Brochure
The brochure will also available in hard copy format throughout our three SCE Centers in Anaheim, Cypress and Fullerton (Wilshire).
The deadline for students to apply is Tuesday, July 7, 2015.
The North Orange County Community College District (NOCCCD) Board of Trustees unanimously voted Tuesday, June 9, 2015 to appoint Valentina Purtell as interim provost of the School of Continuing Education (SCE). Purtell begins her new position on July 1, 2015. Valentina will step in to fill a vacancy left by Dr. Greg Schulz who served as SCE’s Provost for three years. Dr. Shulz has accepted the interim president position at Fullerton College.
Valentina began her career at NOCCCD in 2002 as an ESL Program Assistant, quickly moving up to serve as the ESL Program Manager. She has been SCE’s Dean of Instruction and Student Services at the Cypress Center since 2010. Prior to joining SCE, Valentina worked as an instructor at several institutions, including Hope International University, Chapman University, and Rivne State Humanitarian University.
“Valentina has proven herself an intelligent and enthusiastic leader,” said Interim Chancellor Fred Williams. “Her work at the state level advocating for adult education issues has been a critical component of SCE’s success.”
Valentina earned her B.A. and M.A. in Applied Linguistics from the Rivne State Humanitarian University in the Ukraine. She has served on the Board for the Association of Community and Continuing Education (ACCE) since 2011, and has been active on several statewide committees, including the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges (ASCCC) Noncredit Taskforce.
Summer is right around the corner and with it a new term for SCE! The 2015 Summer Term Class Schedule is now available at all three SCE centers in Anaheim, Cypress and Fullerton and online at www.sce.edu/schedule. Classes begin the week of June 29, 2015. Following is additional information regarding the 2015 Summer Term:
Registration Dates for 2015 Summer Term
Online registration will open at 7 a.m.; computers are available by the SCE Admissions and Registration counters at the following times: Anaheim Campus and Wilshire Center at 7 a.m.; Cypress Center at 7:30 a.m.
A clock symbol has been placed in the class schedule to indicate the CTE courses that are eligible for registration on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 7 a.m.
Online Orientation Required for High School Diploma Program (HSDP) and Four Career Technical Education (CTE) Programs
Online orientation and registration are now required steps to enter the following SCE programs:
The 2015 Summer Term class schedule details the steps needed to apply for an SCE Banner ID, to complete the required orientation, and to register online: page 11 for HSDP and page 25 for CTE.
Splash Into Summer With New SCE Classes!
Financial Planning and Investing (page 15)
Kids’ College & Teen Program (starting on page 56)
In addition, a full swim program will be hosted at the Cypress College pool for beginning through advanced swimmers, divers, and water polo players. See pages 53-55 for details.