Vocational Training • Certification Program • Education
COD is a two year community college offering a number of popular vocational and technical training and certification. Certificate programs include courses in Administration of Justice, Air Conditioning/HVAC, Architecture/Environmental Design, Automotive Technology, Business, Computer Information Systems, Culinary Arts, Early Childhood Education, and Public Safety.courses at the Public Safety Academy training facility. Vocational training programs include Computer Science, Digital Design and Production, Economics, Mathematics, Journalism, Performing Arts, Science, and Social Sciences. View a list of additional certificate programs.
-You must be at least 18 years old or have a high school diploma or GED to enroll.
-Prerequisites may apply and will vary by program. Please see the current course catalog for program-specific requirements.
-Tuition is $46 per credit hour for California residents and $252 per credit hour for non-residents Click here for tuition and fee details.
- Adults accepted
How to Apply
Complete the online application to begin the enrollment process. You will also need to attend an orientation session and schedule workshop, complete an assessment, apply for financial aid), and meet with an academic counselor. You will be notified if additional documentation, such as proof of residency or proof of income, is needed. A wait list may apply for some programs. For more information, contact the Admissions and Records office at 760-773-2516.
Course offerings vary by semester and location. See the current course catalog for a schedule.
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240