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Academic Departments

Applied Behavioral Sciences

Dean – Sofia Ramírez Gelpí
Department Chair – Thesa Roepke 
Culinary Arts • Early Childhood Studies • Education • Family & Consumer Science • Fashion • Food Science & Nutrition • Interior Design

Business

Dean - Rick Rantz
Department Chair – Bob Bryant 
Accounting • Business • Computer Business Information Systems • Computer Business Office Technology • Entrepreneurship • Paralegal • Real Estate

Community Education

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

Cooperative Work Experience

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

Cosmetology

Dean – Sofia Ramírez Gelpí
Coordinator – Dana Avila

Counseling

Dean – Yvonne Teniente-Cuello
Department Chair – Benjamin Britten 
Leadership • Learning Skills • Personal Development • Professional Development 

English

Dean – Mary Patrick 
Department Chair – Christina Nuñez
English • Reading • Library Skills 

Fine Arts

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

Health Sciences

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

Industrial Technology

Dean - Margaret Lau
Department Chair – Saad Sadig 
Apprenticeship Training • Architecture • Auto Body • Automotive Technology •  Electronics/Computer Electronics • Engineering Technology • Environmental Technology • Machining & Manufacturing Technology • Welding Technology

Kinesiology, Recreation, and Athletics

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

Languages and Communication

Dean – Mary Patrick
Department Chair – Andrea Sanders 
American Sign Language • Educational Technologies • English as a Second Language • Foreign Languages (Spanish & French) • Speech Communication 

Life and Physical Sciences

Dean – Sean Abel 
Department Chair – Ashley Wise 
Agribusiness • Astronomy • Biology • Chemistry • Geology • Physical Sciences • Physics • Veterinary Technology • Viticulture and Enology

Mathematical Sciences

Dean – Sean Abel
Department Chair – Dom Dal Bello
Computer Science • Engineering • Mathematics • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) 

Public Safety

Associate Dean – Mitch McCann 
Department Chair – John Ceceña
Administration of Justice • Emergency Medical Services • Emergency Medical Services Paramedic • Fire Technology/Academy • Law Enforcement Training/Academy • Wildland Fire Technology 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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