Rising to the challenges! - ADULT SCHOOL - ABC Adult School

 
Rising to the challenges! - ADULT SCHOOL - ABC Adult School
2020 - 2021
                                                             Catalog of
                                                             Classes &
                                                             Programs
                                                             Please See Session Dates and
                                                             registration information on
                                                                        page 2.

       ADULT SCHOOL
         Learning for Success
                                                                                               www.paace.net

                                                                           Partnership for Adult
                                                                           Academic and Career
                                                                           Education Regional
                                                                           Consortium Plan
                                                                        Submitted by
                                                                           PAACE Leadership Team

                                                                           Graciela Vasquez
                                                                           PAACE Consortium Project Director,
                                                                           Associate Dean, Adult Education & Diversity Programs
                                                                           Cerritos Community College

                                                                           Patrick Dixon
                                                                           Principal, Bellflower Alternative/Adult ReEntry

                                                                           Dr. PaoLing Guo
                                                                           Principal, ABC Adult School

                                                                           Sharon Renfro Todd
                                                                           Director, Adult Education
                                                                           Norwalk La Mirada Adult School

                                                                           Blanca Rochin
                                                                           Principal, Downey Adult School

Rising to the challenges!

         Fall Classes Begin: Monday, August 24, 2020 | Enroll Today!
 Student Financial Aid Available | Education without Debt!
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Welcome to
            www.abcadultschool.edu

                                       ABC Adult School!
                                       Main Campuses:              (See map of locations on page 59.)

                                                                                                                            MAIN CAMPUS
welcome to ABC Adult School!

                                                                                                                            Cuesta Campus
                                                                                                                            (562) 229-7960
                                                                                                                            12254 Cuesta Drive, Cerritos, CA 90703
                                                                                                                            Monday - Thursday        7:30 am - 8:00 pm
                                                                                                                            Friday                   7:30 am - 3:30 pm
                                                                                                                            Counseling Hours:
                                                                                                                            Monday - Friday          7:30 am - 4:00 pm

                                     extension
                                     CAMPUS
                                     Cabrillo Lane Campus
                                     (562) 809-9011
                                     20122 Cabrillo Lane, Cerritos, CA 90703
                                     Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
                                     Friday            8:00 am - 3:30 pm

                                       2020–2021 start dates:                                           WHY ENROLL AT
                                       Fall Semester — August 24, 2020 - January 22, 2021
                                                                                                        ABC Adult School?
                                       First Trimester — August 24 - December 11, 2020
                                                                                                         Financial Aid Available School Code: 042270.
                                       First Quarter — August 24 - October 23, 2020
                                                                                                         Low cost compared to private schools & colleges
                                       Second Quarter — October 26, 2020 - January 22, 2021              Professional & friendly staff       Convenient locations
                                       Spring Semester — January 25 - June 10, 2021                      Free and safe parking               Dual Accredited School
                                                                                                         Wide range of classes offered (career preparation, leisure
                                       Second Trimester — January 4 - March 19, 2021                       classes, high school diploma program, English/Citizenship
                                       Third Quarter — January 25 - March 26, 2021                         classes, parent education, program for senior citizens)
                                       Third Trimester — March 22 - June 10, 2021                                  Check-out our low prices!
        2                              Fourth Quarter — March 29 - June 10, 2021
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(562) 229-7960
How to register for                                                   Career Center for
classes?                                                              students!
Online Registration for Fall 2020                                     Our goal is not only to prepare you for a job, but also to
                                                                      help you find a career! The ABC Adult School Career
    nline registration is convenient, easy and no extra
1. O
   charge for all classes!                                            Center is located on the Cuesta Campus and employs a
2. Online registration begins on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 9 am.
                                                                      full time Job Developer to assist students in the follow-
   Go to: www.abcadultschool.edu                                      ing areas:
3. Enter the class(es) you want to enroll in. You must be at least
    18 years old to enroll in an adult school. All students must
                                                                      Career Counseling
    print and bring their confirmation receipt to the first class      Guidance in career decisions and assessments available to
    meeting. If you need additional information or experience any        insure the best educational path to success.
    problems, please call (562) 229-7960 for assistance.               Recommendations for Career Tech Diplomas and Industry
No online registration for classes held at the Cerritos Senior           Certifications to enhance employment skills.
                                                                       Resume building seminars and coaching focused on your

                                                                                                                                           welcome to ABC Adult School!
Center. Sign-up must be done on site. For more information call:
(562) 916-8550.                                                          particular career choice.

Online Registration Dates for 2020-2021                               Search for Jobs
Fall 2020: Thursday, July 2, 2020, 9:00 am                             Career Center computers available to students for job search,
Second Quarter: Friday, October 2, 2020, 9:00 am                         resume construction and on-line job applications.
Third Quarter: Friday, December 4, 2020, 9:00 am                       Job posting and announcement boards inside and outside
Fourth Quarter: Friday, March 5, 2021, 9:00 am                           Career Center. Job leads book is located in Career Center.
                                                                       Library and reference materials.
                                                                       Job search skills covering: resume writing and critique, inter-
Walk-in Registration                                                     viewing, utilizing internet employment databases, etc.
Monday, August 17, 2020, 8 am                                         Attend a Job Fair
Cuesta Campus:                                                         ABC Adult School hosts a Spring Job Fair with invited employers
  Career and Technical Education – Cuesta, Main Office                  who match our student’s employment targets.
  Fine Arts/Home Economics/ABC Fitness – Cuesta, Main Office
  English as a Second Language – Cuesta, Main Office                 J.O.B. (Join Our Business) Day
  Parent Education – Cuesta, Main Office                              Come hear representatives from many different careers talk
  Academics – Cuesta, Main Office                                       about what it takes to make it in the job world. Make connec-
                                                                         tions and network. The third Wednesday of every month from
Cabrillo Lane Campus:                                                    2:45 - 3:45 pm at Career Center. See page 16.
 F ine Arts/Home Economics/ABC Fitness – Cabrillo Lane Office
  Parent Education – Cabrillo Lane Office                            New Student Orientation
  Career and Technical Education – Cabrillo Lane Office               If you are new or just have some questions about ABC Adult
  English as a Second Language – Cabrillo Lane Office                   School, Career Paths or your future in general, come to one of
                                                                         our orientation sessions. See page 16 for dates and times.
Walk-in Registration Dates for 2020-2021                              ABC Adult School provides job search assistance;
Fall 2020: Monday, August 17, 2020, 8:00 am                           there is no implied promise of employment.
Second Quarter: Friday, October 9, 2020, 8:00 am
Third Quarter: Friday, January 8, 2021, 8:00 am
Fourth Quarter: Friday, March 12, 2021, 8:00 am

                                                                        Mission Statement
WE ACCEPT VISA - MASTERCARD - ATM - CASH
                                                                        The Mission of the ABC Adult School is to provide quality
*PLEASE NOTE: P
               rices listed in the brochure do not include the         education to our diverse community with meaningful
              cost of books, supplies and/or materials.                 opportunities for success in career, academic, and personal
                                                                        goals.

              Student Financial Aid Available! PELL GRANT OF UP TO $6,345 IS AVAILABLE
              FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY. Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code:042270.

                  FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF OUR POLICIES AND PROCEDURES THAT RELATE TO STUDENTS,
                PLEASE SEE OUR STUDENT HANDBOOK AVAILABLE IN THE MAIN OFFICE OR ON OUR WEBSITE.

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                                                                                                   Table of Contents
                                GED/HiSET/High School Diploma. .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 51-53                                                              Server 2018 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
                                Academic Basic Skills. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53                   Social Media for Business. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                                Graduation Ceremony. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53                     Spanish for the Workplace. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                                GED (Preparation, Test and Certification). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52-53                                        Tax Preparer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19, 23
                                HiSET (Preparation, Test and Certification). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52-53                                          Video Production. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
                                Learning Center Study Hall. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51                        Word . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                                Structured School Diploma Courses NEW. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52                                         WordPress / HTML . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
                                Structured High School Equivalency Prep Courses NEW. . . . . . . . 52
                                NEDP (National External Diploma Program) NEW . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53                                                 Parent Education . .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 5-7, 47

                                Career Technical Education Center. .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 8-33                                                              English as a Second Language (ESL). .  .  .  .  .  . 48-50
                                A Smart Life with the Internet                                                                                              Citizenship. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50
                                (인터넷과 함께 하는 스마트한 삶) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18-19                                         ESL Online Classes NEW. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50
                                A+ Computer Repair. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
                                A+ Internship / Technician. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
                                Access . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
                                                                                                                                                            Community Education. .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 35-47
                                Accounting. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22-23             Painting Classes
                                Adobe Lab. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26         Botanical Watercolor Painting,
                                Adobe Premiere, After Effects. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28                           Chinese Brush Painting and Decorative Painting. . . . . . . . . . . . 35-36
                                Adobe Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25-26                                         Oil and Watercolor Painting. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
                                Adobe Photoshop. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26-27                      Arts, Crafts and More
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                                AutoCAD. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18         Beaded Jewelry. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37
                                Bookkeeping/Accounting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22                         Calligraphy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37
                                Career Paths. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-15             Floral Design. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37
                                Caregiver. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30       Glass Fusing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
                                Certified Tax Preparer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19                  Jewelry Making. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
                                Computer Essentials . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
                                                                                                                                                            Cooking and Baking Arts
                                Computer Forensic. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
                                                                                                                                                            Baking/Cuisine (Chinese). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
                                Computer Repair and Upgrade - Basic. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
                                                                                                                                                            Cooking/Baking Workshops. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39-40
                                Cosmetology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29-30
                                                                                                                                                            Quick Classes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
                                Data Entry. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19-20
                                                                                                                                                            Baking from Scratch. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
                                Dental Assistant NEW. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
                                Digital Photography/Lightroom CC. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20, 27                                    The Sewing Arts
                                Dreamweaver CC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25                 Brazilian Embroidery. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
                                Electronic Health Records. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31                       Hand Bags and Purse Design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
                                Excel. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20   Pattern Making/Sewing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41
                                Graphic Design/Web Design. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25-27                                  Face Mask Sewing Workshop NEW. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
                                Hair Stylist. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30      Quilting. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41
                                HTML CSS and E-commerce. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27                               Sewing Projects for the Home - A Beginners Dream. . . . . . . . . . . . 41
                                Illustrator CC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25         Upholstery Basic Techniques
                                InDesign CC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25-26               Upholstery Basic Techniques. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42
                                Job Search Workshop. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                     Health and Fitness
                                Keyboarding. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21           Aerobics for Seniors. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43
                                Live TV Studio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28-29
                                                                                                                                                            Aqua Cardio Fitness. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43-44
                                Make-Up Artist / Hair Stylist. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
                                                                                                                                                            Balance, Mobility and Strength NEW. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44
                                Medical Assistant. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
                                                                                                                                                            Ballroom Dancing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44
                                Medical Office and Billing Specialist . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
                                                                                                                                                            Cardio Kick Boxing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44
                                Medical Programs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30-33
                                                                                                                                                            Chinese Folk Dancing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44
                                Network+. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
                                                                                                                                                            Fit Camp. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44
                                Office Skills Lab . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
                                                                                                                                                            Line Dancing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45
                                Online Learning. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
                                                                                                                                                            Morning Workout with Todd. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45
                                Payroll Tax Accounting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                                Pharmacy Technician. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32-33                        Pilates and Yoga with Diane. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45
                                Phlebotomy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33          Power Sculpt. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45
                                Photoshop CC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26-27                  Yoga and Mindfulness Movement. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46
                                PowerPoint. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21          Music Classes
                                QuickBooks. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23          Erhu, Piano . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42

     4                          QuickBooks Online. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
                                Security + . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25       Adults with Disabilities . .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 46
Rising to the challenges! - ADULT SCHOOL - ABC Adult School
“Parent & Me”

                                                                                                                                                    (562) 229-7960
PARENT PARTICIPATION PRESCHOOL / PARENT EDUCATION

           “The happiest sound in the world is that of children laughing.”
*Online registration begins Thursday, July 2nd at 9:00 am for all Parent Education classes.
Register online at www.abcadultschool.edu Click on the online
Parent Education registration link.

Learn, Understand and Grow With Your Child!
The Parent Education Program is based on the premise that learning is a
natural ongoing process. Classes are designed to train parents to create
supportive and positive learning environments for their children that will
stimulate their physical, intellectual, social and emotional growth. This is
done through participation, observation and discussion. The curriculum is

                                                                                                                                                   parent education program
a readiness program that includes pre-reading, math concepts, science,
music and motor skill development, in addition to various parenting topics.
Children and parents learn together.

Registration for Fall 2020* The Fall semester is August 24, 2020 through January 22, 2021.
Due to limited enrollment, registration is on a first come, first served basis. Online Fall registration begins July 2nd at 9:00 am. Onsite Fall
registration will start on August 17 at 8:00 am at the Cuesta site, 12254 Cuesta Drive, Cerritos. (See map toward the back of brochure.)

Registration for Spring 2021* The Spring semester is January 25, 2021 through June 10, 2021.
Due to limited enrollment, registration is on a first come, first served basis. Online Spring registration begins December 4 at 9:00 am.
Onsite Spring registration will start on January 8 at 8:00 am at the Cuesta site, 12254 Cuesta Drive, Cerritos. (See map toward the back of
brochure.)
*Choose your classes carefully! There will be a charge of $5 to transfer or $10 processing fee to drop a class before the first day of class.
  No refunds will be given after the first class meeting.
  The adult is the student so the person that will be bringing the child is the one that should be enrolled.

Requirements for Registration
It is NOT necessary for children to be potty trained. Children must meet the age requirement of the class. Second adult from the
same family must register in the Cuesta office in order to get the 2nd adult discount. FEE FOR THE SECOND ADULT WILL BE $40
PER SEMESTER.

Immunization
Proof of current immunizations is required before a child may attend a Parent Education class. The immunizations required for school
enrollment are: DPT or DT, MMR, Hepatitis B, Hib and Varicella. Adult must have proof of Pertussis, Measles and Influenza Immunity and
a current Tuberculosis clearance.

Registration Fee
 2 - hour per week classes $72       +   $10 material fee   =   $82 per Semester (Infant & Evening Classes)
 3 - hour per week classes $108      +   $10 material fee   =   $118 per Semester
 3.5 - hour per week classes $126    +   $10 material fee   =   $136 per Semester
 4-5 - hour per week classes $144    +   $20 material fee   =   $164 per Semester
 6 - hour per week classes $216      +   $20 material fee   =   $236 per Semester        NOTE: $10 - $30 material fee is per child. An
 7 - hour per week classes $252      +   $20 material fee   =   $272 per Semester        additional fee will be charged for an extra child and
                                                                                         this fee will be collected in class on the first day.
 9 - hour per week classes $324      +   $30 material fee   =   $354 per Semester
 10.5 - hour per week classes $348   +   $30 material fee   =   $378 per Semester

Important Policies
  ll adults attending class must be registered. This is not negotiable.
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  ll children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
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  second adult may register at a reduced fee. This registration must be done at the Cuesta office.
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  visitor must fill out the required forms and may stay to observe only for up to 30 minutes.
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  n adult that would like to participate in an entire class may do so by filling out the appropriate forms and paying a $5 fee. This guest must
A
 be accompanied by a registered adult.
  ll students must sign waiver forms that apply to scheduled classroom time and field trip activities.
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                                                     Fall Semester:
                                                    August 24, 2020 -
                                                    January 22, 2021
                                   Fall semester classes will offer both hybrid and online classes. With
                                   the hybrid model, parents and children will attend school every class
                                   day as an “Early Bird” or “Late Bird” for approximately half of the listed
                                   hours. They will receive hard copy crafts to take home each class day, as
                                   well as a weekly Zoom video and materials in Google Classroom. Online
                                   classes will offer Zoom meetings for every class session, as well as materials in
                                   Google Classroom.

                                   PARENTING THE INFANT - ONLINE CLASS
                                   Talk, read, sing with your baby from the comfort and safety of your living room. This special and unique class allows for you and your child to
parent education program

                                   build relationships with other parents, spend quality time with your baby, and learn new songs and activities to stimulate baby’s development and
                                   growth. Repetition and routine will allow for your child to achieve growth in the area of gross and fine motor skills, body and brain connections,
                                   and language and reasoning. Our twice a week live streamed digital class will allow for adult and child participation as we focus on your baby’s
                                   early childhood development.
                                    Age	Section                                    Day	Time                              Place   Room	Teacher 	Fee
                                    Parenting the Infant 4-18 mos 7004461          T/Th 8:30 am – 9:30 am                Online		     Suarez    $82

                                   MORNING SCHEDULE OF CLASSES (Hybrid Model, 50% Online)
                                    Age	Section                                    Day	Time                              Place                     Room	Teacher 	Fee
                                    Parenting the 1.0-2.0 year old 7011011         T/Th   8:30 am – 11:30 am             Damron Parent Ed Center      2 Cohen-Doron $236
                                    Parenting the 1.5-3.0 year old 7015062         M      9:00 am – 12:00 pm             Burbank Parent Ed Center 		    Suarez      $118
                                    Parenting the 2.0-3.0 year old 7020011         T/Th   8:30 am – 11:30 am             Damron Parent Ed Center      1 Hom         $236
                                    Parenting the 2.0-3.0 year old 7020062         W/F    9:00 am – 12:30 pm             Gonsalves Parent Ed Center 		  Cham        $272
                                    Parenting the 2.0-3.5 year old 7021062         M/T/Th 9:00 am – 12:30 pm             Gonsalves Parent Ed Center 		  Cham        $378
                                    Parenting the 2.5-4.0 year old 7023562         T      9:30 am – 1:00 pm              Burbank Parent Ed Center 		    Suarez      $136
                                    Parenting the 3.0-4.0 year old 7030012         M/W/F  9:00 am – 12:30 pm             Damron Parent Ed Center      2 Cohen-Doron $378
                                    Parenting the 3.5-5.0 year old 7034062         T      9:30 am – 1:00 pm              Burbank Parent Ed Center       Suarez      $136

                                    PREPPY-K (Hybrid Model)
                                    Give your child the precious gift of time and prepare them for success in Kindergarten. The curriculum focuses on Kindergarten State
                                    Standards including Math and Reading readiness, as well as Social/Emotional readiness to build confidence and independence.
                                    Parenting the 4.0-5.5 year old    7041012      M/W/F       9:00 am – 12:30 pm        Damron Parent Ed Center         1     Hom             $378

                                    PARENT EDUCATION EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES - ONLINE CLASSES
                                    Unleash your inner artist at home! You and your child will learn about and explore the artwork of various famous artists through teacher made
                                    presentations, videos, and art activities. Each week will focus on a new and unique artist. You and your child will learn to construct similar
                                    pieces of art while building self confidence and new skills!
                                    Petite Painters 2.0 - 4.0 year old 7051462     W           9:30 am – 11:30 am        ONLINE 		                             Suarez           $82
                                    Kids and Canvas 4.0 - 6.0 year old 7050964     Th          3:30 pm – 5:30 pm         ONLINE 		                             Suarez           $82

                                   Evening SCHEDULE OF CLASSES - ONLINE CLASSES (activity kits will be provided)
                                   Our evening class will give working parents an opportunity to interact with their children from the comfort of their own home while they learn
                                   about the ABC’s, Math readiness, holidays and more! Class will consist of live zoom meetings and google classroom activities.
                                    Parenting the 2.0-5.0 year old    7022067      M           6:30 pm – 8:30 pm         ONLINE		                              Suarez           $82
                                    Parenting the 2.0-5.0 year old    7022066      T/Th        6:00 pm – 8:30 pm         ONLINE		                              Cham            $164

                                               During the COVID-19 Pandemic, 50-60% of the class lessons, skill labs, and demonstrations will be held on line. To

       6                                       participate, you will need a personal computer, laptop or tablet, and internet access. In person instruction will be held at 40%-
                                               50% level. Classes will return to a regular schedule when the restrictions are relaxed or lifted.
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Spring Semester:

                                                                                                                                                   (562) 229-7960
                           January 25, 2021 - June 10, 2021
MORNING SCHEDULE OF CLASSES
 Age	Section                                   Day	Time                             Place                     Room	Teacher 	Fee
 Parenting the Infant 6-18 mos  7004581        T      8:30 am – 10:30 am            Burbank Parent Ed. Center 		   Suarez       $82
 Parenting the 1.0-2.5 year old 7011531        T/Th   8:30 am – 10:30 am            Damron Parent Ed Center      2 Cohen-Doron $164
 Parenting the 1.0-2.5 year old 7011532        T/Th   10:40 am – 12:40 pm           Damron Parent Ed Center      2 Cohen-Doron $164
 Parenting the 1.5-3.5 year old 7015582        M      9:00 am – 12:00 pm            Burbank Parent Ed Center 		    Suarez      $118
 Parenting the 2.5-3.5 year old 7023031        T/Th   8:30 am – 10:30 am            Damron Parent Ed Center      1 Hom         $164
 Parenting the 2.5-3.5 year old 7023032        T/Th   10:40 am – 12:40 pm           Damron Parent Ed Center      1 Hom         $164
 Parenting the 2.0-3.5 year old 7021081        W/F    9:00 am – 12:30 pm            Gonsalves Parent Ed Center 		  Cham        $272
 Parenting the 2.0-3.5 year old 7021082        M/T/Th 9:00 am – 12:30 pm            Gonsalves Parent Ed Center 		  Cham        $378
 Parenting the 2.5-4.0 year old 7023582        W      9:00 am – 12:30 pm            Burbank Parent Ed Center 		    Suarez      $136
 Parenting the 3.5-4.5 year old 7033032        M/W/F  9:00 am – 12:00 pm            Damron Parent Ed Center      2 Cohen-Doron $354
 Parenting the 3.5-5.0 year old 7034082        T/Th   10:45 am – 12:45 pm           Burbank Parent Ed Center     2 Suarez      $164

                                                                                                                                                  parent education program
 PREPPY-K
 Give your child the precious gift of time and prepare them for success in Kindergarten. The curriculum focuses on Kindergarten Common
 Core Standards including Math and Reading readiness, as well as Social/Emotional readiness.
 Parenting the 4.5-5.5 year old   7042032      M/W/F       9:00 am – 12:00 pm       Damron Parent Ed Center         1    Hom             $354

Evening SCHEDULE OF CLASSES
The evening class gives working parents an opportunity to interact with their children in a classroom setting while they learn about the ABC’s,
Math readiness, holidays and more!
 Parenting the 2.0-5.0 year old   7022036      W           6:00 pm – 8:30 pm        Damron Parent Ed Center   1          Suarez           $82
 Parenting the 2.0-5.0 year old   7022086      T/Th        6:00 pm – 8:30 pm        Gonsalves Parent Center 		           Cham            $164

Parent Ed Department -
Outstanding Instructors - Outstanding Program
Nancy Cham received a M.A. in Library Science from SUNY in Albany. She has been a Parent Education Instructor at ABC Adult School since
1979. Languages spoken: English, Mandarin, Tagalog.
Jill Cohen-Doron participated as a parent in the program with her 2 children over a span of 8 years. She enjoyed it so much she went back
and earned her Parent Education Teaching Credential from Cal State Long Beach, where she had also earned her Liberal Arts Degree. She
feels strongly that the Parent Education program provides a positive experience for both parent and child.
Nancy Hom has been involved in the Parent Education Program at ABC Adult School since 1986. She attended the program for nine
years as a parent. Believing strongly that parents as well as children gain so much from the program, she has been a Parent Education
teacher since 1994. She teaches classes for two year olds and parents, as well as a class for pre-
kindergarten children and parents. She received her Bachelor’s degree from UCLA and her
Teaching Credential from CSU Northridge.
Megan Suarez began her career teaching elementary education in Arizona after
receiving her BA in Education from Arizona State University. After seven years
in the classroom and the birth of twins… Mrs. Suarez began participating as a
parent in the program with her twins when they were only 6 months old! She has
enjoyed the welcoming community this program provides and the wonderful
relationships she has gained and learned from. Mrs. Suarez feels extremely
honored to now be a part of such an important time in many children’s lives
as she shares her love of learning!

PARENT LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
WORKSHOPS 2020–2021
See page 47 for workshops schedule.

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                                          Pathways to College
                                              and Career
                                                                                              College Certificate
                                                                 Career
                                                                                              or Degree
Pathways to College and Career

                                                                                                    Transfer to
                                                                                                  Partner College
                                                                                               Cerritos
                                                                                                         College - Test into programs,
                                                                                                priority registration
                                      Career Technical                                        G enesis Medical - Phlebotomy
                                                                                              S abio LA - Computer Coding
                                      Diploma                                                  Pacific
                                                                                                       College - Transfer to Medical
                                                                                                Program, priority registration
                                                                                              A ngeles Institute - Credit toward CNA
                                                                                                and LVN, discount, priority registration
                                                                                               NTMA
                                                                                                       - Financial Assistance, priority
                                                                                                registration

                                      Industry Certification                                       State Licensure
                                      Ace Transferable College                                 Cosmetology
                                      Credit on many of our                                    Dental Assistant
                                      certifications                                           Pharmacy Technician

                                                           Adult School Career Pathway
                                       Accounting Clerk          Administrative Assistant        Animated Media Design (Video)
                                       Cosmetology               Dental Assistant                Graphic Media Design
                                       IT Technician             Medical Assistant               Medical Office and Billing Specialist
                                       Office Assistant          Pharmacy Technician             Web Design

                                                      High School Diploma or Equivency
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   Opportunit Career!
Train for a N
             ew                                          technical
                                                          Diploma
                                                         Programs
                                                   Earn a Career Path Technical Diploma!
                                                   Earn a Career Path Technical Diploma by taking a prescribed number
                                   ear !
            B  R ead y  within a y                 of professional courses directed to specific careers. The Career Path
     Be JO
                       too late to                 Technical Diploma is designed to verify to business and industry that
         It’s never ew career !                     you have the skills required for entry-level positions. The ABC Adult
           start a n

                                                                                                                                   Career Technical Training
                                         !          Education Program is accredited by the Western Association
       t u d y at A BC Adult school
     S                 , Affordable                  of Schools and Colleges (WASC), and the Council on
          It’s local y for you !
            and read                                 Occupational Education (COE), and exclusively employs State
                                                     of California certificated teachers and qualified consultants.
                                                              The order of the classes is the suggested sequence. Some
                                                                classes may be taken concurrently.
   When the Career Program core classes are completed, additional classes may be added if time permits.
    To qualify for a course certificate, students must get a passing grade of 70% or better and attend class according
      to the course syllabus (at least 80% of the scheduled time).
     To qualify for a diploma all attendance must add up to the total number of hours required for the program.
      Not all classes are offered each nine-week session.
       Most Career Programs can be completed in 12 months or less by most full-time students.
        Certain certificates over 6 months old may require a basic test to ensure skills are current prior to issuance of
          Career Technical Diploma (Keyboarding and Data Entry).
         Students without a high school diploma or a GED will receive a Certificate of Proficiency in lieu of the Career
           Technical Diploma.
          Students must meet all the general admission requirements for ABC Adult School as stated on our website.
           Students must meet the requirement of keyboarding at 35-40 words per minute (depending on the program), less
             than 5 errors before graduation.
            Students must meet certain individual requirements set forth for each program. These requirements may be found
              on our website in the Program of Study Data Sheet.

CTEC students qualify to sit for
National Certification in:                                        Graduation Ceremony
                                                                  Wednesday, June 9, 2021
 A+ Certification                                                In June, ABC Adult School celebrates commencement. Adult
 Microsoft Specialist                                            students who have completed the district requirements for a
                                                                  high school diploma, passed the GED or HiSET examination,
 Medical Assistant National Certification Exam (CMAA)           or completed a Career Technical Education Diploma are
 Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and             encouraged to participate wearing the traditional cap and gown
   State Certified License                                        in the presence of family and friends.

 Medical Insurance Specialist
 Adobe Certification (Photoshop, Flash, and
   Dreamweaver)                                                   Student Financial Aid Available!
 QuickBooks Certification                                        PELL GRANT OF UP TO $6,345 IS AVAILABLE FOR
 Cosmetology (State Certified License)                           THOSE WHO QUALIFY. Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA
 Dental State Board License                                      at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code:042270.
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                                                               OFFICE OCCUPATIONS
                                                          Office Assistant                                                                Administrative Assistant

                                                                                                                                                                                            Be Cert i fi ed !
                                   The objective of the Office Assistant Program is to prepare                                      An Administrative Assistant gradu-
                                   students for the following jobs: Office Clerk, Office Helper,                                    ate will be able to work in a busi-
                                   Computer Operator, Receptionist. An Office Assistant Clerk                                       ness office as a manager, executive
                                   will be able to perform the daily office tasks such as answering                                 secretary, or as the right hand of the
                                   phone calls, customer service, basic correspondence, data entry,                                 administrator. He/she will be able
                                   and create simple brochures and fliers.                                                          to use all components of the Office
                                                                                                                                    Suite to create all business corre-
                                    Are you organized?                                                                             spondence, including spreadsheets,
                                                                                                                                    presentations, and to perform ba-
                                    Do you enjoy working with the public?
                                                                                                                                    sic accounting tasks. He/she can
                                    Do you like working with computers?                                                            assist the administrator with plan-
                                    Do you enjoy talking on the telephone?                                                         ning his/her calendar, check and
                                    Do you use social media?                                                                       answer emails and keep the office
                                   This career may be for you!                                                                      organized. This program will also
                                                                                                                                    prepare students to pass the Micro-
Career Technical Training

                                                                                                                                    soft Industry Certification Core and
                                   The median wage is $18.26 an hour State wide.
                                                                                                                                    Expert Level Certification exam.
                                   (Office Clerk)
                                   Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020. Wages and
                                   actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.                       Are you organized?
                                   Certain classes may be offered at night.                                                          Are you a take charge kind of person?
                                                                                                                                     Do you enjoy talking on the telephone?
                                   Classes include:                                                                                  Do you enjoy working with the public?
                                    Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Do you like working with computers?
                                    Data Entry .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      70 hours
                                    Computer Essentials .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .               90 hours       Do you use social media?
                                    Social Media for Business.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                   90 hours      This career may be for you!
                                    Word (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .             90 hours
                                    Excel (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .            90 hours      The median wage is $21.48 an hour State wide. (Secretary)
                                    Access .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    90 hours      Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020. Wages and
                                    PowerPoint.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .       90 hours      actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.
                                    Apprenticeship/Job Prep.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                  20+ hours     Certain classes may be offered at night.
                                   Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                 720
                                                                                                                                    Classes include:

                                                                                                 Be Cert i fi ed !
                                                                                                                                     Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Data Entry .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 70 hours
                                                                                                                                     Computer Essentials or Social Media .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Word (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Word (Advanced) .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Excel (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Excel (Advanced).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Bookkeeping/Accounting.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Access .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     PowerPoint.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                                     Apprenticeship/Job Prep.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 20+ hours
                                                                                                                                    Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 900

                                                                                                                                    Possible Job Opportunities:
                                                                                                                                     Office Manager              Administrative Assistant
                                   Possible Job Opportunities:                                                                       Secretary		                 Personal Assistant
                                    Receptionist                 Greeter                Office Clerk                Secretary
                                                                                                                                    Certifications Available:
                                   Certifications Available:                                                                        IC3, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access,
                                   IC , Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel (Core Level)
                                     3
                                                                                                                                    Microsoft PowerPoint, QuickBooks

                                   Cost for Program:                  Payment is made to ABC Adult School                           Cost for Program:                   Payment is made to ABC Adult School when
                                   when you register for an individual course. This means you “pay as you                           you register for an individual course. This means you “pay as you go”. Your cost
                                   go”. Your cost per quarter depends on the number of courses you choose                           per quarter depends on the number of courses you choose to take each quarter.
                                   to take each quarter. The average cost per course in this program is only                        The average cost per course in this program is only $40. We recommend you
                                   $40. We recommend you take a minimum of 3 courses per quarter to finish                          take a minimum of 3 courses per quarter to finish in a reasonable amount of
                                   in a reasonable amount of time. For total cost, please see the Program Cost                      time. For total cost of this program, please see the Program Cost section on
                                   section on page 16.                                                                              page 16.

    10                                                Student Financial Aid Available! PELL GRANT OF UP TO $6,345 IS AVAILABLE
                                                      FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY. Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code:042270.
OFFICE    Cosmetology

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 OCCUPATIONS    Cosmetology
                       Accounting Clerk
  A graduate of the Accounting Program will be able to work in
  accounting firms, banks, and small businesses. They will be
  able to perform duties such as accounts payable and receivable,
  payroll for small companies, use QuickBooks software program
  efficiently, track inventory, audit accounts, balance sheets, and
  create spreadsheets. Also this program will prepare students to
  pass the industry certification for QuickBooks.

                                                                                                                                                Be Lice nsed !
   Do you enjoy working with numbers?
   Are you a puzzle/problem solver?
   Do you like working with computers?

                                                                                                                                                                                        Career Technical Training
   Are you organized?                                                                         The cosmetology program will prepare you to pass the written
  This career may be for you!                                                                  and practical state board exam for a cosmetology license as
                                                                                               well as the 1600 hours of instruction required by the State of
  The median wage is $23.24 an hour State wide.                                                California. With a cosmetology license a student will be able to
  Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020. Wages and                   work in a beauty salon cutting and styling hair, and performing
  actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.                  the latest hair coloring trends. With a license you can also own
  Certain classes may be offered at night.                                                     your beauty salon.
                                                                                               Every aspect of modern Cosmetology is taught and these
  Classes include:                                                                             courses are designed to prepare you for the State License Exam
   Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .       90 hours    by professional instructors for a career in the industry.
   Data Entry .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    70 hours
   Computer Essentials .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .             90 hours
                                                                                                Are you artistic or creative?
   Social Media for Business.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                 90 hours
   Excel (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          90 hours     Do you enjoy working with the public?
   Excel (Advanced).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .           90 hours     Do you enjoy working with your hands?
   Bookkeeping/Accounting.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                    90 hours     Are you intrigued by beauty and makeup?
   QuickBooks .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .       90 hours     Do you like making people feel better about
   Tax Preparation or Payroll .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .               36 hours       themselves?
   Apprenticeship/Job Prep.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                20+ hours
                                                                                               This career may be for you!
  Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .               756
                                                                                               The median wage is $13.75 an hour State wide.
  Possible Job Opportunities:                                                                  (Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists)
   Accounting Clerk                     Office Clerk
                                                                                               Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020. Wages and
   Purchasing Clerk                     Accounts Payable/Receivable
                                                                                               actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.

  Certifications Available:                                                                    Classes include:
  Microsoft Excel, QuickBooks
                                                                                               Classes Include 1600 hours of state mandated training in Hair
                                                                                               Cutting, Hairstyling, Hair Coloring, Facial and Hair Removal,
  Cost for Program: Payment is made to ABC Adult School when                                   Chemical Services, Manicure and Pedicure, Make Up, Skin Care
  you register for an individual course. This means you “pay as you go”. Your cost
  per quarter depends on the number of courses you choose to take each quarter.                and Clinical.
  The average cost per course in this program is only $40. We recommend you
  take a minimum of 3 courses per quarter to finish in a reasonable amount of                  Possible Job Opportunities:
  time. For total cost of this program, please see the Program Cost section on                  Hairdresser               Hairstylist          Cosmetologist
  page 16.                                                                                      Esthetician               Barber               Salon Receptionist

                                                                                               Certifications and Licensure Available:
                                                                                               California Cosmetology License, Cosmetology, Esthetician, Barber

                                                                                               Cost for Program:                    Program cost is $1,100 per quarter, $500 for
                                                                                               the summer session and $200 for the Exam Review course. Students attending
                                                                                               full time and one summer session with minimal absences will be able to finish
                                                                                               in 5 quarters and 1 summer session. Cost of the program is $6,000 (includes
                                                                                               books and Cosmetology Kits). Uniforms, State License Fee, Cosmetology Board
                                                                                               Preparation Class are NOT included. If you take longer than 5 quarters and 1
                                                                                               summer session, the cost is an additional $1,100 per quarter, $500 per summer

Be Cert i fi ed !
                                                                                               until you reach the state mandated 1600 hours of training. It is in your best interest
                                                                                               to be at every class and not miss or your cost of attendance will rise accordingly.
                                                                                               For total cost, please see the Program Cost section on page 16.

                     Student Financial Aid Available! PELL GRANT OF UP TO $6,345 IS AVAILABLE
                     FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY. Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code:042270.
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                                                        Medical OCCUPATIONS
                                      NEW                                DENTAL ASSISTANT                                                           Medical Assistant
                                   The Dental Assistant program trains individuals in a broad range                             The Medical Assistant Program is a competency-based program
                                   of clinical and administrative skills such as preparing patients                             which provides students with skills necessary to be able to work
                                   for dental exams and treatments, performing radiographic                                     in a medical office or medical group. The program includes
                                   procedures, scheduling and appointment procedures,                                           instructions on medical and surgical asepsis, physical exam of the
                                   maintenance of dental records, performing basic front office                                 patient, electrocardiography, and administration of medication,
                                   skills, professional communication and public relations skills.                              nutrition, vital signs and medical terminology. Students will also
                                   Dental Assistants typically work chair side with dentists as they

                                                                                                                                                                                                         Be
                                                                                                                                get training on the National Certification Exam.
                                   treat patients. Students pay by the module. $692 per module
                                   plus $150 Background check and drug screening divided into                                    Do you like healing people?

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Cert i fi ed !
                                   6 modules, or $25 additional a module. Required textbooks (3)
                                                                                                                                 Do you enjoy helping people?
                                   Uniforms and Scrub Jacket, certification and licensure fees are
                                   NOT included.                                                                                 Are you “hands on”?

                                                                                                         Be
                                                                                                                                 Are you a problem solver?
                                    Do you admire the medical field?                                                           This career may be for you!

                                                                                                       Lice nsed !
                                    Do you enjoy helping people?
Career Technical Training

                                    Are you a people person?                                                                   The median wage is $20.46 an hour State wide.
                                                                                                                                 Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020.
                                    Are you detail oriented?
                                                                                                                                 Wages and actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect
                                   This career may be for you!                                                                   self-employment.
                                                                                                                                Day and evening classes available.
                                   The median wage is $21.83 an hour State wide.
                                    Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020.
                                    Wages and actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect
                                    self-employment.
                                   Day and evening classes available.

                                                                                                                                Classes include:
                                                                                                                                 Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .       36 hours
                                                                                                                                 Computer Essentials .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .             90 hours
                                   Classes include:                                                                              Administration of Medication and Terminology .                                 288 hours
                                    Infection Control/California Dental                                                        Back Office and Laboratory Procedures. . . . .                                 288 hours
                                      Practice Act/Basic Life Support .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                     20 hours     Electronic Health Records.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                 90 hours
                                    Introduction to Dental Assisting.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                   130 hours    Externship .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    160 hours
                                    Clinical Dentistry and Dental Materials.  .  .  .  .  .                        130 hours   Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .               952
                                    Preventative Dentistry/Dental Health .  .  .  .  .  .                          130 hours
                                    Dental Radiology and Safety.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                  130 hours   Possible Job Opportunities:
                                    Dental Laboratory Procedures.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                    130 hours    Medical Assistant                                       Phlebotomist
                                    Dental Specialties and Administrative                                                      Medical Assistant Front Office                          Medical Office Manager
                                      Assistant/Dental Billing & Coding .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                      130 hours
                                    Externship .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    210 hours   Certifications Available:
                                                                                                                                National Medical Assistant Clinical Certification (CMAA), Phlebotomy
                                   Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .               1010

                                   Possible Job Opportunities:                                                                  Cost for Program:                   Payment is made to ABC Adult School when
                                                                                                                                you register for an individual course. This means you “pay as you go”. Your cost
                                    Dental Assistant
                                                                                                                                per quarter depends on the number of courses you choose to take each quarter.
                                                                                                                                The cost of courses in this program range from $40 to $425. We recommend
                                   Certifications Available:                                                                    you take a minimum of 2 courses per quarter to finish in a reasonable amount
                                   State Licensure                                                                              of time. For total cost of this program, please see the Program Cost section
                                                                                                                                on page 16.
                                   Cost for Program:
                                   Payment is made to ABC Adult School is made when you register for an
                                   individual course. For total cost see the Program Cost Section on page 16.

   12                                                 Student Financial Aid Available! PELL GRANT OF UP TO $6,345 IS AVAILABLE
                                                      FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY. Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code:042270.
Medical OCCUPATIONS

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MEDICAL Office & Billing SPECIALIST                                                                        Pharmacy Technician
                                                                                             Pharmacy Technician Program prepares students to
                                                                                             successfully attain training and qualifications to become a
                                                                                             Pharmacy Technician. Students will learn the basic concepts of
                                                                                             Pharmacology, knowledge of practice settings, standards and
                                                                                             ethics, State Board of Pharmacy laws and regulations, basic
                                                                                             pharmacy calculations, drug dosages, forms, record keeping,
                                                                                             labeling and customer service. Students are also trained to pass
                                                                                             the Pharmacy Technician State License.

The Medical Office & Billing Specialist Program prepares stu-
dents to find a career, or a job in small medical offices, clinics,

                                                                                                                                                                                          Career Technical Training
or a billing service company. Upon completion of the program
students will be able to perform the following tasks: maintain
office records, billing and correspondence, make appointments,
customer service, greet patients, access and maintain/update
patient medical health records.

                                                                                                                                                                 Be
                                                             Be Cert i fi ed !
 Do you enjoy helping people?
 Are you organized?                                                                          Are you a problem solver?

                                                                                                                                                               Lice nsed !
 Are you a problem solver?                                                                  Do you like science?
 Do you like numbers?                                                                        Do you enjoy helping people?
This career may be for you!                                                                   Are you “hands on”?
                                                                                             This career may be for you!
The median wage is $20.93 an hour State wide.
(Medical Secretary)                                                                          The median wage is $21.26 an hour State wide.
 Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020.                             Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020.
 Wages and actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect                         Wages and actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect
 self-employment.                                                                             self-employment.
Day and evening classes available.                                                           Day and evening classes available.
Classes include:                                                                             Classes include:
 Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .       90 hours
                                                                                              Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .       90 hours
 Data Entry .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    90 hours
                                                                                              Data Entry .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    90 hours
 Computer Essentials .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .             90 hours
                                                                                              Computer Essentials .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .             90 hours
 Word (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .           90 hours
                                                                                              Microsoft Word.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .       90 hours
 Bookkeeping/Accounting.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                    90 hours
                                                                                              Pharmacy Practice .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .            108 hours
 Medical Office, Billing, and Terminology I .  .  .  .                          180 hours
                                                                                              Pharmacy Calculation .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .               108 hours
 Medical Office, Billing, and Terminology II.  .  .  .                          180 hours
                                                                                              Pharmacology and Medication.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                     108 hours
 Electronic Health Records.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                 90 hours
                                                                                              Electronic Health Records.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .                 90 hours
 Externship/Job Prep/Job Shadowing .  .  .  .  .  .                             90 hours
                                                                                              Externship .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    100 hours
Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .               990
                                                                                             Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .               874
Possible Job Opportunities:
 Medical Billing in a Doctor’s Office      Medical Billing in a Hospital                   Possible Job Opportunities:
 Medical Office Receptionist               Medical Office Manager                           Pharmacy Technician Retail        Pharmacy Technician Hospital
 Medical Billing as an independent contractor                                               Pharmacy Technician Nursing Home

Certifications Available:                                                                    Certifications Available:
Medical Coding, Electronic Medical Records                                                   National Pharmacy Technician (PTCB), State of California Licensure

Cost for Program:                    Payment is made to ABC Adult School when
                                                                                             Cost for Program:
you register for an individual course. This means you “pay as you go”. Your cost
                                                                                             Payment is made to ABC Adult School when you register for an individual
per quarter depends on the number of courses you choose to take each quarter.
                                                                                             course. This means you “pay as you go”. Your cost per quarter depends on the
The cost of courses in this program range from $40 to $115. We recommend you
                                                                                             number of courses you choose to take each quarter. The cost of courses in this
take a minimum of 3 courses per quarter to finish in a reasonable amount of time.
                                                                                             program range from $40 to $405. We recommend you take a minimum of 2
For total cost of this program, please see the Program Cost section on page 16.
                                                                                             courses per quarter to finish in a reasonable amount of time. For total cost of
                                                                                             this program, please see the Program Cost section on page 16.

                   Student Financial Aid Available! PELL GRANT OF UP TO $6,345 IS AVAILABLE
                   FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY. Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code:042270.
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                                                        WEB/Graphic Design
                                                               Web Design                                               Be                                Graphic Media Design
                                   Join the exciting world of Web Design! The Web Design Program
                                   is geared to prepare students to use the professional industry
                                   software package (Adobe Suite) to create interactive web
                                                                                                                       Cert i fi ed !                            The program objective of
                                                                                                                                                                 the Graphic Media Design
                                                                                                                                                                 is to give students an un-
                                   sites, animation for the web, publish and maintain websites, and                                                              derstanding of the printing
                                   optimize websites to be able to promote and advertise products                                                                industry fundamentals, and
                                   and services online. Students can start their own business or                                                                 to train students to create
                                   freelance. Also they can find jobs as a Junior Web Designer.                                                                  professional publications
                                   This program also prepares students to pass the Adobe Industry                                                                for advertising and market-
                                   Certification and become an ACA (Adobe Certified Associate).                                                                  ing products or services.
                                                                                                                                                                 Students are trained to be-
                                    Are you creative or artistic?                                                                                               come a successful Design
                                                                                                                                                                 Technician, Graphic De-
                                    Are you a visual person?
                                                                                                                                                                 signer, or Desktop Publish-
                                    Do you like to communicate with others?                                                                                     er. The training includes
                                    Do you enjoy social media?                                                                                                 creating newsletters, pub-
Career Technical Training

                                    Do you like working with computers?                                                 lications, fliers, design logos, brand products and services. This
                                                                                                                         program also trains them to earn an industry certification (ACA)
                                   This career may be for you!
                                                                                                                         Adobe Certified Associate.
                                   The median wage is $38.17 an hour State wide.
                                   (Web Developer)                                                                        Are you creative or artistic?
                                    Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2019. Wages and            Do you appreciate something laid out well?
                                    actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.
                                                                                                                          Are you a visual person?
                                   Day and evening classes available.                                                     Do you like to communicate with others?
                                                                                                                          Do you like working with computers?
                                   Classes include:
                                    Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours      This career may be for you!
                                    Computer Essentials or Social Media.  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                    Adobe Lab.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours     The median wage is $29.31 an hour State wide.
                                    WordPress/HTML.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours               (Graphic Design)
                                    HTML/CSS/E-Commerce.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours                       Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020. Wages and
                                    Photoshop.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours      actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.
                                    Dreamweaver (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours                  Day and evening classes available.
                                    Dreamweaver (Advanced)
                                      (or approved elective). . . . . . . . . . . . . . .90 hours                        Classes include:
                                    Digital Photography or Photoshop II .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours                        Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                    Apprenticeship (optional) .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 20+ hours               Social Media.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                   Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 810                    Photoshop (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                                                                                                          Photoshop (Advanced).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours

                                                                             Be Cert i fi ed !
                                   Possible Job                                                                           Illustrator (Beginning) .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                   Opportunities:                                                                         Illustrator (Advanced).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                    Web Designer                                                                         Digital Photography.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  70 hours
                                    Advertising                                                                          InDesign (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours
                                    Web Merchant                                                                         InDesign (Advanced).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
                                   A ny business that has
                                     an internet presence
                                                                                                                          Apprenticeship/Portfolio.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 20+ hours
                                                                                                                         Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 810
                                   Certifications
                                   Available:                                                                            Possible Job Opportunities:
                                                                                                                          Graphic Designer           Photographer
                                   Adobe Dreamweaver,                                                                     Advertising Agency
                                   Adobe Flash                                                                            Any business incorporating printed and electronic media

                                   Cost for                                                                              Certifications Available:
                                   Program:                                                                              Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign
                                   Payment is made to ABC Adult
                                   School when you register for                                                          Cost for Program:                   Payment is made to ABC Adult School when
                                   an individual course. This                                                            you register for an individual course. This means you “pay as you go”. Your cost
                                   means you “pay as you go”. Your cost per quarter depends on the number of             per quarter depends on the number of courses you choose to take each quarter.
                                   courses you choose to take each quarter. The average cost per course in this          The average cost per course in this program is only $40. We recommend you
                                   program is only $40. We recommend you take a minimum of 3 courses per                 take a minimum of 3 courses per quarter to finish in a reasonable amount of
                                   quarter to finish in a reasonable amount of time. For total cost of this program,     time. For total cost of this program, please see the Program Cost section on
                                   please see the Program Cost section on page 16.                                       page 16.

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                                                   FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY. Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code:042270.
WEB/Graphic IT Technician

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  Design         IT Technician
Video AND Digital                                                Be                      This program prepares and trains students to become an
                                                                                         A+ Certified Technician, Computer Repair Technician, and a

                                                                Cert i fi ed !
                                                                                         Computer Systems Hardware Analyst. Students will be able to
Media Design                                                                             build, identify, and troubleshoot hardware and software, upgrade
                                                                                         computers, install and configure a computer network. Also
This program will train students to create                                               students will be able to pass the A+ test and be certified.
and produce short form video productions, social media video
(production), along with editing, video special effects (animated
                                                                                          Do you like taking things apart and putting them back
content), special titling and composite production (post
                                                                                            together again?
production). Graduates can work for advertising companies, video
                                                                                          Do you like technology?
production and post production houses, design firms, advertising
and social media firms. Create the content and animated effects                           Do you like problem solving?
you see in films, TV shows, video games and commercials.                                  Do you like working with computers?
Students use professional tools including a Livestream switcher,                         This career may be for you!
video production studio, Adobe Premiere and After Effects.

                                                                                                                                                                                       Career Technical Training
                                                                                         The median wage is $20.49 an hour State wide.
 Are you fascinated by the creation of entertainment                                   (Computer Repair)
   and social media content?                                                               Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020. Wages and
                                                                                           actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.
 Are you creative or artistic?
 Do you like to create alternative worlds?                                             Day and evening classes available.
 Are you a visual person?
 Do you like working with computers?                                                   Classes include:
                                                                                          Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        90 hours
This career may be for you!                                                               Basic Computer Repair or Approved Elective.  .                                  90 hours
                                                                                          A+ Part 1 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .   180 hours
The median wage is $19.37 an hour State wide.                                             A+ Part 2 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .   180 hours
(Broadcast Technicians)
 Source: EDD/LMID Occupational Employment Statistics Survey 2020. Wages and              Choose two of the following:
 actual employment are not guaranteed. Wages do not reflect self-employment.              Computer Forensics.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .             90 hours
Day and evening classes available.                                                        Server + .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    90 hours
                                                                                          Network + .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      90 hours
Classes include:                                                                          Security + .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     90 hours
 Keyboarding.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours      Internship / Tech 1 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours
 Social Media for Business.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours                Internship / Tech 2 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  58 hours
 Live TV Studio:
                                                                                         Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 868
   Narratives, Interviews and Performances .  .  .  .  90 hours
 Live TV Studio: Business and Promotional Productions
   for Social Media and Broadcasting.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours
 Photoshop (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours
 After Effects (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 90 hours
 Premiere (Beginning).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours
 Premiere (Advanced).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  90 hours
 Job Prep or Apprenticeship .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  20+ hours

                                                                                       Be Cert i fi ed !
 Choose at least 2.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  180 hours
   Photoshop (Advanced) | After Effects (Advanced)
   Illustrator (Beginning) | Illustrator (Advanced)
Total Hours.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 810

Possible Job Opportunities:                                                              Possible Job Opportunities:
                                                                                          Computer Repair                        Computer Troubleshooter
 Video Editor                    Weddings and other events           Videographer      Computer Installer                     Network Technician
 Social Media Production         Movie Studio                        TV Studio         Electronic Retail                      Computer Infrastructure

Certifications Available: Adobe Premiere, Adobe After                                    Certifications Available: A+, Server+, Network+,
Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator
                                                                                         Security+

Cost for Program:                    Payment is made to ABC Adult School when
                                                                                         Cost for Program: Payment is made to ABC Adult School when
you register for an individual course. This means you “pay as you go”. Your cost
per quarter depends on the number of courses you choose to take each quarter.            you register for an individual course. This means you “pay as you go”. Your cost
The average cost per course in this program is only $40. We recommend you                per quarter depends on the number of courses you choose to take each quarter.
take a minimum of 3 courses per quarter to finish in a reasonable amount of time.        The cost of courses in this program range from $40 to $100. We recommend you
For total cost of this program, please see the Program Cost section on page 16.          take a minimum of 3 courses per quarter to finish in a reasonable amount of time.
                                                                                         For total cost of this program, please see the Program Cost section on page 16.

                Student Financial Aid Available! PELL GRANT OF UP TO $6,345 IS AVAILABLE
                FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY. Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our school code:042270.                                                                                15
www.abcadultschool.edu   Program Costs                                                      ORIENTATION NEW STUDENTS/
                                   Listed below is the total estimated cost for each of our 12
                                                                                                      TRANSITION STUDENTS
                                   programs/pathways. This is an estimate. Your costs may
                                                                                                      All new students, transition students, financial aid students, should
                                   vary. Additional fees may apply. Program cost includes books,
                                                                                                      attend one of our orientations held each month throughout the year.
                                   industry certification test fees, and administration fees except   Get insight in how to navigate ABC Adult School in the best way and
                                   Cosmetology which requires additional licensing fees. Some         how to be successful. Even learn how to apply for financial aid.
                                   fees are paid directly to an outside vendor. Unless otherwise
                                                                                                      Orientation Schedule:
                                   stated, programs are paid for at registration each quarter as
                                                                                                       T July 7        10 am        Cabrillo Lane    Medical Occupations
                                   courses are taken. Your immediate costs depend on how               Th July 9       10 am        Cabrillo Lane    Cosmetology
                                   many courses you take each quarter and the cost of books            T August 18     10 am        Cuesta           Media Design
                                   and materials. Program costs below do not include extra             W August 26     6 pm         Cuesta           IT Technician
                                   courses you decide to take during summer session (except            Th August 27    2 pm         Cuesta           Office Occupations
                                   Cosmetology) or make up of failed or incomplete courses.            T September 15 10 am         Cuesta           Media Design
                                   For more specific questions, please contact the Office on the       Th September 17 2 pm         Cabrillo Lane    Cosmetology
                                   Cuesta Campus of ABC Adult School. Months listed below              T October 13    2 pm         Cuesta           IT Technician
                                                                                                       W October 14    6 pm         Cabrillo Lane
                                   are estimates assuming a student is taking 3 to 4 courses a
                                                                                                       Th October 15   10 am        Cabrillo Lane    Medical Occupations
                                   quarter.                                                            T	November 17 10 am          Cuesta           Office Occupations
Career Technical Training

                                                                                                       Th	November 19 2 pm          Cabrillo Lane    Medical Occupations
                                    Accounting Clerk
                                                                                                       T December 8    2 pm         Cuesta           Media Design
                                     756 total hours          $1,309 over 9-12 months                  W December 9    6 pm         Cuesta           IT Technician
                                    Administrative Assistant                                         Th December 10 10 am         Cabrillo Lane    Cosmetology
                                     900 total hours          $1,462 over 12 months                    T January 19    10 am        Cuesta           Office Occupations
                                                                                                       Th January 21   2 pm         Cabrillo Lane    Cosmetology
                                    Cosmetology                                                      T February 16   2 pm         Cuesta           Media Design
                                     1600 total hours $6,606                                           Th February 18  10 am        Cabrillo Lane    Medical Occupations
                                     	(1600 hours,                                                    T March 16      10 am        Cuesta           IT Technician
                                                      5 quarters and 1 summer session)                 W March 17      6 pm         Cabrillo Lane
                                                                                                       Th March 18     2 pm         Cabrillo Lane    Medical Occupations
                                    Dental Assistant                                                 T April 13      2 pm         Cuesta           Media Design
                                     1010 total hours         $4,979 over 9-12 months                  Th April 15     10 am        Cabrillo Lane    Cosmetology
                                                                                                       T May 18        10 am        Cuesta           Office Occupations
                                    Graphic Media Design                                             Th May 20       2 pm         Cabrillo Lane    Medical Occupations
                                     810 total hours          $945 over 9-12 months                    T June 15       2 pm         Cuesta           IT Technician
                                    IT Technician                                                    Th June 17      10 am        Cabrillo Lane    Cosmetology
                                     868 total hours          $1,537 over 12 months
                                    Medical Assistant                                               JOB DAYS
                                     952 total hours          $3,314 over 12 months
                                    Medical Office and Billing Specialist                           Come hear representatives from many different careers talk about
                                                                                                      what it takes to make it in the job world. Make connections and
                                     990 total hours          $2,039 over 12 months
                                                                                                      network. The third Wednesday of every month from 2:45 pm -
                                    Office Assistant                                                3:45 pm in the Career Center in room H6/H7.
                                     720 total hours          $1,132 over 9-12 months
                                    Pharmacy Technician                                             JOB SEARCH WORKSHOPS
                                     874 total hours          $2,654 over 12 months
                                    Video and Digital Media Design                                  These are free workshops where students work on many facets of
                                     810 total hours          $1,184 over 9-12 months                 the job search process, write their resume, fill out job applications,
                                                                                                      access job leads and get advice and feedback from our Job
                                    Web Design                                                      Developer. All workshops are offered at the Cuesta site and free
                                     810 total hours          $975 over 9-12 months                   for our students.
                                                                                                      Location: Career Center at Cuesta, H6
                                                                                                      Day / Time: Wednesdays, 2:45 - 3:45 pm
                                                                                                       § Self-Assessment – Strengths and Skills That Help You
                                                                                                          Become a Stronger Candidate. Developing Your Resume
                                    Student Financial                                                     and Cover Letter (Bring your existing resume and cover
                                                                                                          letters if you have them.)
                                    Aid Available!                                                     § Accessing Job Leads and Job Search
                                    PELL GRANT OF UP TO $6,345 IS
                                                                                                       § Tailoring Your Job Applications
                                    AVAILABLE FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY.
                                                                                                       § Present Your Best Self and Interview Skills
                                    Fill out the 20-21 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
   16                               Our school code:042270.                                           Dates will be announced in classes in advance and posted
                                                                                                      in the Career Center.
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