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The Assessment Testing Office administers tests to help you select appropriate courses or satisfy pre-requisites.

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Student Success & Equity Committee

Commitee Charge

The SSEC is a committee of the College Council, and will make recommendations to that body regarding issues of student success and student equity. However, in accordance with YCCD Board Policy 7-8049, the SSEC will engage in collegial consultation with the MJC Academic Senate on any matters that are “rely primarily” or “mutually agree” areas.  The Committee is responsible for the planning, implementation, monitoring, evaluation, and effectiveness of the following: Student Success and Support Program, Student Equity Planning, Basic Skills Initiative.  The Committee will consider the implications and disseminate information regarding: AB86 Legislation (including Adult Education, Career Development and College Preparation [CDCP], Credit/Non-Credit coursework and vocational pathways.)

Mini-Grants Now Available

Do you have an idea for closing equity gaps?  Need funding to make it happen?  The Student Success and Equity Committee (SSEC) recently approved a process for MJC faculty, staff and administrators to apply for funding up to $2,500 for equity-related projects.  These one-time funds are for projects that help close equity gaps for student populations identified in the MJC Student Equity Plan

Mini-grant applications (fillable PDF) should be emailed to Flerida Arias, or Curtis Martin  Please pay close attention to the funding restrictions for all expenditures of Student Equity funds.  Please call Curtis or Flerida with any questions you may have.


Curtis Martin
Faculty Co-Chair, Academic Senate President,
History Faculty
Flerida Arias
Administration Co-Chair, Dean of Student Services
Jaisen Albor
ASMJC Representative

Pamela Crittenden
Counseling Faculty Member, General Counseling
Jillian Daly
Dean, Literature and Language Arts
Jacqueline Faris
Basic Skills Faculty Member, Math

Jennifer Hamilton
Vice President of Instruction

Michael Howen
Classified Staff, Veterans Program Specialist
Laura Maki
Dean, Science, Math and Engineering
Pedro Mendez
Dean, Career Technical Education
Elida Miranda-Zaragoza
Classified Staff, SSSP Program Specialist

Claudia Puebla
Counseling Faculty Member, Special Programs
Daniel Schmidt
Basic Skills Faculty Member, English 
Al Smith
Instructional Faculty Member, General Education/Transfer, History 
Randy Thoe
Instructional Faculty Member, Career Technical Education, Mfg. & Machine Tool Technology

James Todd
Vice President of Student Services

Basic Skills Faculty Member, English Language Instruction