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Academic Departments

Applied Behavioral Sciences

Dean – Sofia Ramírez Gelpí
Department Chair – Thesa Roepke 
Administration of Justice • Culinary Arts •  Early Childhood Studies • Education Family & Consumer Sciences  •  Food Science & Nutrition • Human Services

Business

Dean - Rick Rantz
Department Chair – Marie Comstock
Accounting • Business • Real Estate •  Computer Business Information Systems •  Computer Business Office Technology •  Paralegal Studies • Entrepreneurship 

Community Education

Dean – Sofia Ramírez Gelpí
Basic Skills • Citizenship • Fee-Based Community Service •  Health & Safety • Home Economics • Non-Credit English as a Second Language •  Older Adults • Parenting Vocational Education 

Cooperative Work Experience

Assoc. Supt./Vice President, Academic Affairs, Robert Curry
Director, Thomas Lamica 

Cosmetology

Dean – Sofia Ramírez Gelpí
Coordinator – Vacant

Counseling

Dean – Yvonne Teniente-Cuello
Department Chair – Cynthia Diaz 
Leadership • Learning Skills Personal Development 

English

Dean – Mary Patrick 
Department Chair – Janae Dimick 
English • Reading • Library 

Fine Arts

Dean – Rick Rantz
Artistic Director/Associate Dean, PCPA – Mark Booher
Department Chair – John Hood
Art • Dance • Drama • Film Graphics • Music • Photography • Multimedia Arts and Communication • Theatre 

Health Sciences

Dean - Margaret Lau
Department Chair – Mary Pat Nelson
Dental Assisting • Medical Assisting • Nursing 

Industrial Technology

Dean - Margaret Lau
Department Chair – Gabriel Marquez 
Architecture • Auto Body Technology • Automotive Technology •  Electronics/Computer Electronics Engineering Technology •  Machining & Manufacturing Technology •  Space Operations • Welding Technology •  Apprenticeship Training 

Kinesiology, Recreation, and Athletics

Associate Dean – Kim Ensing
Department Chair - Chris Stevens
Sports Medicine • Health Education • Intercollegiate Athletics • Kinesiology Recreation Management 

Languages and Communication

Dean – Sofia Ramírez Gelpí
Department Chair – Melinda Nishimori
American Sign Language • Educational Technology • English as a Second Language • Foreign Languages (Spanish, French, Italian) • Speech Communication 

Life and Physical Sciences

Dean – Richard Mahon
Department Chair – Vince Tobin 
Agribusiness • Astronomy • Biology • Chemistry • Geology Physical Science • Physics • Registered Veterinary Technician 

Mathematical Sciences

Dean – Richard Mahon
Department Chair – Dom Dal Bello
Computer Science • Engineering Mathematics, STEM 

Public Safety

Associate Dean – Mitch McCann 
Department Chair – Kristy Treur
Emergency Medical Services •  Environmental Health & Safety • Fire Technology/Academy •  Law Enforcement Training/Academy • Wildland Fire Technology 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Dean – Rick Rantz
Department Chair - Brian Stokes 
Anthropology • Economics • Geography • Global Studies • History • Humanities Philosophy • Political Science •  Psychology • Sociology