Community Education & Workforce Development

Welcome to MiraCosta College Community Education & Workforce Development! It is our pleasure to serve the North County Coastal community by offering classes and programs that provide you and your family with opportunities to learn, grow and develop. Community Education classes are available to anyone who registers online or with our office. You do NOT need to be a credit student. Classes offered through Community Education are not funded with tax dollars. Your enrollment fees keep this valuable program going. Thank you.

Technology Career Institute - Click here to see all our new work skills/ job training programs and certificate courses.

America's Promise

The Community Education & Workforce Development department was just awarded a six million dollar Department of Labor grant to increase education and training programs throughout San Diego County and the Inland Empire. America’s Promise will fund programs at the Technology Career Institute, as well as at Cuyamaca, Grossmont, and Chaffey community colleges. Read the official DOL news release or learn more about America's Promise.

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Our Programs



Mission Statement

The purpose of Community Education and Workforce Development is to serve the diverse and changing needs of our community by cooperating with and complimenting other offerings and programs of MiraCosta College. Community Education and Workforce Development links the community to the college and lifelong learning through affordable avenues to personal and career enrichment. Through excellent customer service, Community Education and Workforce Development highlights the value of MiraCosta College.

Things You Should Know

Parking Information

Parking permits are required at Oceanside, San Elijo and the Community Learning Center Campuses of MiraCosta College Monday-Saturday. Students may park in any lot marked "Student" at all campuses. Please avoid any spaces or lots marked "Staff." Parking permits may be purchased from parking permit vending machines as follows:

Certificates of Accomplishment

Need to show the world that you took one of our excellent courses, workshops or programs? A Certificate of Accomplishment is available upon completion of any Community Education course or series of courses for just $15 per certificate. Call 760.795.6820 for details.

Gift of Education

MiraCosta Community Education classes, trips and programs make GREAT gifts for the hard-to-shop-for friend and/or loved one. Call us today to get your gift certificate for a special class.