Software Purchases for Personal Academic Use

MiraCosta College employees may purchase educational versions* of software for personal academic use at discounted prices directly from the following company. (*Educational versions of software or academically priced software, are functionally identical to commercial versions. The main difference is the licensing agreement of the educational version which states that academically priced software cannot be used for commercial purposes.)

Installation of software purchased for personal use is solely the responsibility of the employee and not of MiraCosta College, Academic Information Services (AIS) or the software company listed herein. If installation assistance is required, please contact local computer technicians-for-hire.

Microsoft Office

To order Microsoft Office software, email Abdy Afzali to receive instructions on how to place your order directly with Microsoft.

Other Software

To order software from JourneyEd, go to:, then select either MiraCosta College - Oceanside or MiraCosta College - Elijo.

On the Foundation for California Community Colleges page, select the Educator/Staff Shop link at the top of the page.