Opportunity. Equity. Social Justice.
These are the guiding principles of the San José-Evergreen Community College District.
Student Success is the heart of our mission and we've hired the best and brightest faculty and staff to ensure that our students are well prepared when they transfer to a university, enter the workforce, or embark on a path of lifelong learning.
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Dear Community Leaders:The San Jose-Evergreen Community College District has provided affordable college education to thosein our region for nearly 100 years. Students graduating high school, single head of households, workingfamilies, and returning veterans have all been able to find affordable education that has led to well-payingjobs in the South Bay. Our current needs and priorities require some discussion to help keep ourcommitment to our community. Continue reading...
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Land Development Update - Chancellor Letter
As summer begins, I would like to update you on the status of the proposed development of surplus property located at Evergreen Valley College (Continue reading).
- May 12, 2016 Letter
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Did you know that Evergreen Valley College has the highest transfer rate to San Jose State University of any of the 113 Community Colleges in the State, and the San José-Evergreen Community College District has the highest transfer rate of any of the 72 districts to San Jose State University?
SJECCD ANNUAL REPORT FOR 2015
The hard work and dedication of our students for their education and of our faculty and staff for their programs and services to increase student success are reflected in the following Annual Report 2015 for the San José-Evergreen Community College District.
SJECCD Annual Report 2015
(click here to view prior Annual Reports)
For 95 years, San José City College has been providing education and workforce opportunities to our district residents in San José; and for more than 40 years, Evergreen Valley College has educated our citizenry in south San José and Milpitas.
Our Workforce Institute is a training partner with many corporations as we work to develop and maintain a vital economy in the “South Bay”.
Demographic changes, economic conditions, educational reforms, and the need for preparing students for postsecondary education prompted Measure G Bond funded initiative to build the San José-Evergreen Community College Extension (formerly "Joint Use 21st Century Post-Secondary Education Center") in Milpitas. This is a joint project between SJECCD and Milpitas Unified School District (MUSD) to be completed by Fall of 2016 with the following goals:
1. Promote a seamless system of higher education services2. Expand access to higher education in underserved areas of the District3. Improve regional economic development opportunities by providing access to career and technical education
Adult Education: The Board of Trustees and Chancellor Emeritus have undertaken a new strategic initiative to address the needs of adult learners by establishing a collaborative with local adult education schools and non-profit organizations. Through the Summer and Fall of 2013, the South Bay Consortium for Adult Education (SBCAE) was formed. The purpose of the Consortium is to develop plans for adult education for South Bay region.
Educating more than 20,000 students each year, our colleges are hubs of teaching, learning and innovation in one of the most exciting cities in the world.
SJECCD Global Ends Statement
The San José-Evergreen Community College District exists to ensure all students, especially those with educational and/or socioeconomic challenges, will have the skills and capabilities to be successful in the next stage of their life, sufficient to justify the use of available resources. Please click HERE for Ends Policy Dashboards.
These skills and capabilities can best be acquired through the following means:
Career Development Students will acquire skills sufficient to get, keep and progress in jobs with local employers, particularly in high wage/high growth areas, for all students, especially for: under-prepared students; older displaced students; and young people at the start of their careers.
Transferability All students, especially under-prepared students, will achieve academic success sufficient to transfer (EVC, SJCC) to a four-year post-secondary institution.
College Readiness Students will develop the language skills to succeed in college, the ability to analyze, synthesize, and evaluate information and will be able to effectively communicate with others and successfully work collaboratively in culturally diverse settings.
Institutional Excellence The District's governance board, staff and faculty (EVC, SJCC, DO, WI) will demonstrate through a culture of evidence commitment to excellence, equity and inclusion in every facet of its mission.
Student Success The San José-Evergreen Community College District will improve student success (EVC, SJCC) through enhanced educational services and programs (EVC, SJCC, WI) and strengthened community engagement.
Enrichment opportunities (EVC, SJCC, WI) will exist to enhance the learning environment and support student success.
Board of Trustees
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Citizens' Bond Oversight
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July 7, 2016.
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