Finding trained workers near you

Did you know that many colleges throughout the region are actively seeking manufacturers to collaborate in hiring trained students and developing useful and relevant programs?

AMP SoCal is working to increase dialogue between universities and colleges, and small and medium A&D companies, ensuring that industry’s workforce needs are met and manufacturing training programs are influenced by real-world demands.

This list of Southern California community colleges, sorted by county, and their corresponding technical programs provides manufacturing businesses with a reference of the schools and training programs near them. The disciplines that have been included are identified as high-demand skills for jobs throughout the industry. Please contact the college near you to see about hiring graduates or providing industry input. If you have any questions about collaborating with local colleges please contact:

AMP SoCal  | email: ampsocal@usc.edu | website: ampsocal.usc.edu  | office: 213.821.7012


MANUFACTURING PROGRAMS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY COLLEGES
College
County
City
Welding
CNC
CAD/
Modeling
Additive Mfg.
Composites
Robotics
Sheet
Metal
Imperial Valley College
Imperial
Imperial

Bakersfield College
Kern
Bakersfield

Cerro Coso Community College
Kern
Ridgecrest

Taft College
Kern
Taft

Antelope Valley College
Los Angeles
Lancaster

Cerritos College
Los Angeles
Norwalk

Citrus College
Los Angeles
Glendora

College of the Canyons
Los Angeles
Santa Clarita

Compton College
Los Angeles
Compton

East Los Angeles College
Los Angeles
Monterey Park

El Camino College
Los Angeles
Torrance

Glendale Community College
Los Angeles
Glendale

Long Beach City College
Los Angeles
Long Beach

Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles
Los Angeles

Los Angeles Mission College
Los Angeles
Sylmar

Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles
Woodland Hills

Los Angeles Trade Technical College
Los Angeles
Los Angeles

Los Angeles Valley College
Los Angeles
Valley Glen

Mt. San Antonio College
Los Angeles
Walnut

Pasadena City College
Los Angeles
Pasadena

Rio Hondo College
Los Angeles
Whittier

Cypress College
Orange
Cypress

Fullerton College
Orange
Fullerton

Golden West College
Orange
Huntington Beach

Irvine Valley College
Orange
Irvine

Orange Coast College
Orange
Costa Mesa

Saddleback College
Orange
Mission Viejo

Santa Ana College
Orange
Santa Ana

College of the Desert
Riverside
Palm Desert

Mt. San Jacinto College
Riverside
San Jacinto

Norco College
Riverside
Norco

Palo Verde College
Riverside
Blythe

Riverside City College
Riverside
Riverside

Barstow College
San Bernardino
Barstow

Chaffey College
San Bernardino
Rancho Cucamonga

San Bernardino Valley College
San Bernardino
San Bernardino

Victor Valley College
San Bernardino
Victorville

Cuyamaca College
San Diego
San Diego

MiraCosta College
San Diego
Oceanside

Palomar College
San Diego
San Marcos
San Diego City College
San Diego
San Diego

San Diego Miramar College
San Diego
San Diego

Southwestern College
San Diego
Chula Vista

Cuesta College
San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo

Allan Hancock College
Santa Barbara
Santa Maria

Santa Barbara City College
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara

Moorpark College
Ventura
Moorpark

Ventura College
Ventura
Ventura