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President's Message

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Dr. Laurel Jones

Dear Students, Prospective Students, and Friends:

Welcome to Cabrillo College! I invite you to explore the variety of learning opportunities offered here at Cabrillo College. Whether you want to train for a new job, earn a college degree, transfer to a four-year college or university, upgrade your existing skills or explore the arts, Cabrillo College has courses to meet your needs.

From its origin in 1959 to the present, Cabrillo College has placed the values of educational excellence at the heart of its activities.

Cabrillo offers a wonderful academic environment to begin your college career, restart your education or acquire skills to meet today’s workplace needs. I encourage you to learn more about our college by exploring our website, or, better yet, visiting us in person. You can also apply and register online.

On behalf of all of us at Cabrillo College, I wish you success and happiness in your future education and career accomplishments.

Dr. Laurel Jones
Superintendent/ President

en español

Estimados estudiantes, posibles estudiantes y amigos:

Bienvenidos a Cabrillo College! Los invito a explorar la variedad de oportunidades de aprendizaje que ofrecemos en Cabrillo. Ya sea que desean capacitarse para un nuevo empleo, obtener un título universitario, transferirse a una universidad o college de cuatro años, mejorar sus destrezas actuales o explorar las artes, Cabrillo College tiene cursos para satisfacer sus necesidades.

Desde sus orígenes en 1959 hasta el presente, Cabrillo College ha considerado los valores de excelencia en la educación como el punto clave de sus actividades.

Cabrillo ofrece un magnífico medio ambiente académico para comenzar su carrera universitaria, para retornar al estudio o para adquirir una capacitación que satisfaga las necesidades del mercado actual. Los aliento a que se familiaricen con lo que Cabrillo ofrece explorando nuestro sitio en Internet, y mejor aún, visitándonos personalmente. También pueden presentar la solicitud y matricularse por Internet.

De parte de todos nosotros en Cabrillo College, les deseo felicidad y satisfacción en su futura educación y éxito en su carrera.

Muy atentamente,

Dr. Laurel Jones
presidente / superintendente

What We Offer

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Discover Your Passion Here

We're proud of the fact that breakthroughs happen at Cabrillo. We've had so many students discover theirs here.  Read more >

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Our Faculty and Staff

Among the strengths of Cabrillo College is our ability to attract and support excellent faculty and staff. Read more >

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Campus Life

The more you are actively involved in campus life, the greater success you’ll have in college, no matter what your goals.  Read more >

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Job Skills

There are a lot of reasons to come to Cabrillo. Whatever your educational goal, we can help.  Read more >

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Monterey Bay Area

There are few locations more beautiful or compelling to earn your degree or certificate than in the Monterey Bay Area of California.  Read more >

Students Speak Out

What students say about Cabrillo College:


"Both the small class sizes and diverse student body have helped me decide that Cabrillo College is where I want to continue my education!"-Katie
Communication Studies


"The classes and teachers here at Cabrillo are very engaging and not afraid to tackle tough concepts!"-Santiago


"In addition to a wide range of green classes available, Cabrillo College has a variety of professors with vital real world experience."-Kyle


"I really enjoy the campus, particularly the Cabrillo Gallery. This makes it feel not just like a school, but also a nice place to spend your time."-Shawn


"Cabrillo College and the Honors Program have successfully helped prepare me for my Fall transfer to SF State. "-Casey


"Cabrillo is a great place to start. The flexibility of class schedules has allowed me to work while attending college."-Michael
Early Childhood Education


"I love the new photography lab and the various student services available here at Cabrillo!"-Rachel
Art Photography


"In addition to a great campus environment, Cabrillo College is home to an exceptional culinary program."-Anthony,
Culinary Arts & Hospitality Mngmnt


"The teachers at Cabrillo are very informed and can often help you with career opportunities in your field."-Charlotte


"I am impressed by Cabrillo College’s affordability and the learning resources available such as the Math Learning Center and the Writing Center."-Dustin


"I really enjoy the Visual and Performing Arts Department at Cabrillo."-Tori


"In addition to a wide range of green classes available, Cabrillo College has a variety of professors with vital real world experience."-Rory
Construction & Energy Management


"What I love about Cabrillo College is the central location and small class sizes!"-Milo

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