San Luis Obispo County Community College District Established: 1963 Size: 3,316 square miles Population: 230,000
Cuesta College is located at the heart of scenic San Luis Obispo County, and is highly regarded throughout the state for its excellent educational programs, responsive student services and exceptional faculty and staff. In 1996 the college received a Silver Medal Eureka Award for Quality and Service Excellence.
Accreditation Western Association of Schools and College
Instructional Programs Lower division academic transfer courses, vocational/technical training, short courses, continuing education, distance education, day and evening classes.
Student Support Services Academic and vocational counseling, art gallery, children's center, student newspaper, student radio station, Disabled Student Programs and Services (DSPS), Extended Opportunity Programs and Services EOPS/CARE, financial aid, health center, Hollister Adobe Museum, learning skills, library learning resources, student development and student activities, transfer/career center and tutoring center.
Community Programs Public events, community education short courses, year-round recreation activities, Institute for Professional Development/Small Business Development Center (IPD/SBAC), Alumni and Friends Association, Business Partners, Athletic Booster Club and Friends of the Library.
Special Events Women's Forum, Writers' Conference, Seniors' Day, College for Kids and Learning Disabilities Conference.
Budget 2006-2007: $56.1 million
Enrollment Fall 2006: 11,150
Faculty and Staff
165 Full-time faculty 414 Part-time faculty 205 Classified staff 400 Hourly and student employees 45 Managers, administrators, supervisors and confidentials
Board of Trustees, 2006 Angela Mitchell, President Patrick Mullen, Vice President
Per C. Mathiesen Marie Kiersch Gaye L. Galvan Bart Gant, Student Trustee
College Administration Interim Superintendent/President: Ed Maduli
Vice Presidents: To be announced, Student Learning - interim Toni Sommer, Administrative Services - interim Sandee McLaughlin, Student Support - interim
Deans: Roanna Bennie, Humanities Anna Davies, Sciences, Math, Nursing and Physical Education Allison Merzon, Instruction, Workforce and Economic Development - interim Sandee McLaughlin, North County Campus Executive Dean
Human Resources Director:
Executive Director of the Foundation/Institutional Advancement: June Stephens
76 degree programs
32 Associate of Art degrees
44 Associate of Science degrees
96 certificate programs
44 Certificate of Proficiency
52 Certificate of Completion
Degrees and Certificates
Animal Science Crop Science Dairy Product Technology Dairy Production Environmental Horticulture Science/Floral Design Environmental Horticulture Science/Landscape Design Environmental Horticulture Science/Plant Production Fruit Science Viticulture Practices Viticulture Practices & Maintenance
Architecture Technology Art
Arts Management 2-Dimensional Art 3-Dimensional Art
Advanced Engine Performance Technician Auto Body Technician Automotive Technician Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Specialist Brakes Specialist Chassis and Suspension Specialist Electrical Systems Specialist Engine Performance Specialist Engine Repair Specialist Heating and Air Conditioning Specialist Manual Drivetrains and Axles Specialist
Biological Science Environmental Biology
Business Administration International Business Management Supervision Customer Service Marketing
Computer Applications/Office Administration
Comp Apps/Office Administration Administrative Assistant Computer Office Support and Maintenance Specialist Office Professional Word Processing Accounting Clerk/Bookkeeper Business Communications Microcomputer Applications Office Operations
Computer Information Systems
Computer Information Systems, Programming Application Programmer Computer Network Administration Computer Networking Specialist Computer Science Management Information Systems Visual Basic/Database Administration
Construction Technology Basic Water Treatment Block Masonry Brick Masonry National Electrical Code Uniform Building Code Uniform Plumbing and Mechanical Codes Woodworking
Criminal Justice Drama
Early Childhood Education (ECE)
Child Care and Development Teacher Child Care & Develop Assoc Teacher Early Childhood Education ECE Master Teacher: Creative Curriculum ECE Master Teacher: Diversity ECE Site Supervisor
Electronics and Computer Technology
Computer and Networking Technology Computer and Network Maintenance Computer Repair Electro Mechanical Technology Electro Mechanical Technician Electronics Technology Electronics Automation Technology Power and Instrumentation Certificate
Emergency Medical Technology
Emergency Medical Technology First Responder Operational and Hazardous Materials Emergency Medical Technician Refresher Emergency Vehicle Operator - Ambulance
Geology Interior Design International Studies Journalism
Leadership Studies Service Leadership
Library/Information Technology Mass Communication Mathematics
Medical Assisting Introductory Medical Coding Medical Financial Management Phlebotomy
Nursing Assistant Acute Care Nurse Assistant EKG Monitor Observer Health Unit Coordinator
Nursing, Registered Nursing, Registered (30 Unit Option) Nursing, Introduction to Emergency Care Nursing, Obstetrical Nursing Nursing, Operating Room Experience Nursing, Radiation Protection for the Health Worker
Paralegal Psychiatric Technician
Fitness, Health and Nutrition Physical Education
Physics Recreation Administration Web Development Technologies Welding Technology
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