Adult Education

If you are starting over, looking to change careers, or you've been working for a while but want to return (or start) your college education, we are here to support you.

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Career Training

Get ahead in your current career, receive hands-on training, and upskill for a higher salary.
  • Earn a Degree or Certificate.
  • Transfer to a four-year school.
  • Get an internship.
  • Explore careers related to majors.
  • Take online and evening classes.

South Bay Consortium for Adult Education

Mission College is a member of the South Bay Consortium for Adult Education. We work with other members in the region to provide a seamless transition between adult school and entry into community college. 

We also support adults who are reentering education after a period of time.

Adult Education at Mission College is focused on helping students, of any age, transition into college.

Early Childhood Education Transition Pathway

As part of our partnership with the South Bay Consortium for Adult Education, we offer specialized ESL courses for adult school students who wish to study Early Childhood Education.

Courses are held online or at the Santa Clara Adult School location on Benton Street, in Santa Clara.