GCC CTE Services

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Career & Technical Programs support the local economy by training current and future employees with necessary skill sets using state-of-the-art equipment combined with a rigorous and relevant curriculum.


Make a connection! Our bilingual counselors and staff are here to assist you in getting the most out of your GCC experience. Our goal is to provide you with a support network that connects you to the people and resources you need to succeed.


CTE Counseling

Community Outreach

High School to College Articulation

Career & Technical Program students can earn specific Skill Certificates and Associate in Arts/Science (A.A./A.S.) degrees to prepare for the work environment or transfer to a 4-year university in their chosen career pathway.

Community Outreach Events CTE DAY Workshops Presentations Career Pathways Business Partnerships

An articulated high school course is a high school course or courses that the faculty in the discipline have determined to be comparable to a specific community college course. Students whom have taken an articulated high school course may be able to earn college credit by choosing to participate in a credit by examination process.


Jan Swinton Dean [email protected]

Richard D. Cortes Articulation Coordinator [email protected] Ext. 5445

Faye Henson Administrative Assistant [email protected] Ext. 5898

Tiffany Nakawatase CTE Counselor [email protected] Ext. 5906

Marisela Canela CTE Counselor [email protected] Ext. 5847

Workforce Development, Administration Bldg (AD) 151

Contact: 818.240.1000        Fax: 818-549-9436

Nare Garibyan CTE Counselor [email protected] Ext. 5918

Emma M. Sanchez Career Pathways [email protected]

Aviation and Transportation

Fire Technology


Nursing, Registered

Fire Technology

- Association of Career and Technical Education

Aviation and Transportation

Administration of Justice                             Early Childhood Education                Mathematics                          Sociology Anthropology                                               English                                               Music                                     Spanish Art History                                                   Geography                                         Philosophy                             Studio Arts Biology                                                        History                                                Physics                                  Theatre Arts Business Administration                             Journalism                                          Political Science Communication Studies                              Kinesiology                                        Psychology

Accounting Addiction Studies Counseling Administration of Justice Animation Architectural Drafting & Design Art  Two-dimensional  Three-dimensional Aviation and Transportation  Aviation Administration  Pilot Training Bookkeeping Business Administration  Entrepreneurship/Small Business  Financial Planning & Investment  General Business  International Business Ceramics

Child Development  Teacher   Infant/Toddler   School-Age Care   Master Teacher   Site Supervisor Choreographic Studies & Dance Technique Cinematography and Editing Computer Applications and Business Office Technologies  Administrative Assistant  General Office  Legal Secretary Computer Numerical Control Technician Computer Science Computer Software Technician Dance Teaching Dietary Services Supervisor Electronics & Computer Technology  Electronics Technology Technician

Engineering/Electro Mechanical Design Fire Technology Fitness Specialist Insurance Specialist: Property & Casualty Machine & Manufacturing Technology  Machinist Management Marketing Mass Communications Medical Administrative Assistant Medical Coding Assistant Medical Office Administration  Medical Front Office Music Nursing, Registered Photography Real Estate Real Estate Appraisal Restaurant Management Technical Theatre Web Development Welding, Occupational  (Combination Welder)

Associate in Science Majors (Certificate Programs) Certificates of completion are offered in the following:

Associate in Arts Majors

Aviation and Transportation  Flight Attendant Computer Applications Specialist Computer Applications Technician Computer Information Systems Computer Programmer Computer Support Technician Computerized Accounting Specialist

CSU, Breadth Desktop Publishing Technician Electro/Mechanical Fabrication Tech. Graphic Design Human Resources Assistant IGETC Insurance Professional International Business Professional

Medical Office Administration  Dental Front Office/Billing & Coding  Medical Billing and Coding Receptionist/Office Clerk Retail Management Tax Preparer Verdugo Fire Academy Verdugo Recruit Academy Unix System Administrator

Certificates Non-Degree

Associate in Arts/Science for Transfer (AA-T/AS-T)


Biological Science Business Administration Choreographic Studies and  Dance Techniques English Foreign Language  (2 options)

Health Science  (2 options) Interdisciplinary Humanities  (2 options) Mass Communications Mathematics Music

Physical Science Social Sciences Speech/Communication Theatre Arts  (2 Options) Visual Arts  (7 options)

The Uniquely Abled Project

Machine & Manufacturing Technology


The term credential encompasses educational certificates, degrees, certifications and government-issued licenses.