Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Need help?

Contact the friendly Admissions Office staff if you have questions about adding or dropping classes, or filing for pass/no pass.

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

International students should start by visiting the International Student Program.

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Community Education

Community Education offers classes and trips that are not-for-credit. They are open to everyone. You can learn a new skill, craft, computers, or take a day trip - or an extended trip. We have adult classes and children's classes - something for everyone!

NOTE: There will be an additional $3 Registration Fee charged for any registration (excluding Trips and Motorcycle Training classes) for ANY (phone, in person,fax, mail) registration that is not done at

WINTER 2015: Sign up early - many classes fill quickly! 

How to Register for a Course

  1. Go to our website -
  2. Once at that site, select "courses" from left hand navigation bar. Find the category/subcategory for your class and select. (Tip: if a class you are looking for doesn't seem to fit a specific catagory you will probably find it under Lifestyle/Personal Interest). OR
  3. Select Search from the left hand navigation bar and type a word in the title in the Course field. To see the description and class information click on the title. We have many new and fun classes available to choose from.
  4. Once you find the class you want to register for, click "add to cart" on the right hand side of the course description.
  5. You will then be able to pay for the clases in your cart and by using a Visa, MasterCard, or Discover, credit card or debit card.

You can continue to add additional classes to your cart - then check out see the right hand side of screen. If you have previously registered through this site enter your user name and password (call our office at 575-6063 if you have forgotten either one) or if you are new to this site, click on "new student profile" and fill in the fields.

WINTER 2015 available trips

Trips Day       Extended

Motorcycle Training Class Information


The company that has provided motorcycle classes through the California Highway Patrol over the last several years has changed. Because of this, MJC (or any other motorcycle school) are unable to offer motorcycle class after January 1, 2015 UNTIL details such as new curriculum, books, training for instructors, ranges, pricing, etc. has been worked decided and given to the schools.

Our MJC Community Education office will be closed beginning Dec. 15, 2014 and re-open after the holidays on January 5, 2015. At that time we hope to have some information as to when we will be able to re-start the motorcycle classes.

If you are interested in our motorcycle classes and would like us to contact you once classes resume, you can e-mail your contact information (name and phone number) to (please specify that you are interested in the motorcycle classes when e-mailing) OR click here to put yourself on an interest list. You will need to create a student account at that time. We will call you to register for the motorcycle classes as soon as we get the information and are able to set up the new classes.

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March 2015 - actual dates will be posted later.

Attend one of the Information Meetings for specifics

Information Meetings - 
Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 6:00 p.m. - John Muir Hall, Room 260 (West Campus)

Pre-Qualifying Math Exam Dates
January 29 - John Muir 260 (West Campus)

Practice Math Test

Practice Math Test Answer Key


Next class - Fall 2015

More Information available after January 2015

Class usually meets Monday and Wednesday in the evenings

Click on the link Phlebotomy general information, mandatory information meetings and application information


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Our Staff:

Pedro Mendez
Dean of Career Technical Education, Community Education & Workforce Development

Pat Brennan
Community Education Specialist

Martha Rice 
Community Education  Specialist

Vicki Vander Veen
Community Education Travel Coordinator

Angela Viscara
Administrative Secretary

Kelly Addington
Administrative Technician

Contact Us

Phone: 209 575-6063
Fax: 209 575-6025


East Campus
Morris Memorial Administration Building

  • Monday: 8-5
  • Tuesday: 8-5
  • Wednesday: 8-5
  • Thursday: 8-5
  • Friday: 8-5