Located in Rancho Cucamonga, California, Chaffey College is a public community college established in 1883. Current enrollment at Chaffey College averages 18,000 students. The college primarily serves western San Bernardino County, including Chino, Chino Hills, Fontana, Guasti, Ontario, Rancho Cucamonga, and Upland.
Chaffey College offers a wide ranging selection of associate degrees and occupational certificates in many areas of study and specialization. Degree and certificate programs offered at the college include Accounting, Art/Digital Media, Automotive Technology, Broadcasting and Cinema, Business Administration, Business: Paralegal Studies, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Correctional Science, Earth Science, Engineering Technology, Fashion Design, Hospitality Management, Interior Design, Journalism, Political Science, Radiologic Technology, Real Estate, Theatre Arts, Spanish, and more.
Various student support services are provided at Chaffey College. To help in preparing students for their careers, the College has a Workforce Preparation Program with short-term training programs, career and educational counseling, mentoring and internship opportunities, and other activites that develop students' necessary skills towards employment.
In addition, the Career Center and Student Employment Office also provide career counseling, assessments, and helpful information and resources to students. This includes Chaffey Connect, an online career services portal which connects job-seekers with employers.
Activities and enrichment opportunities are also available through the various clube and organizations open to students of Chaffey College. Student organizations are administered by enrolled students with with help of the Office of Student Activities. Chartered organizations on campus include the American Sign Language Club, Associated Press Club, Chaffey College Feminists, Christians at Chaffey College, Design Culture, Future Teachers Club, Kappa Sigma Nu, Pre-Med Society, Sociology Club, The Club of Secular Understanding, Gay-Straight Alliance, and many more.
Students who need quality and affordable child care for their children have the option of signing up at the Chaffey College Child Development Center at the Rancho Cucamonga location. The facility is licensed by the state of California, and they feature a personalized and age-appropriate curriculum that supports child growth and development. In addition, the Child Development Center has an apprentice program which gives students enrolled in child development courses the chance to put into practice their training at the college.
Quality and affordable health care is also available to students of Chaffey College via the Student Health Services. Staffed with the most qualified medical doctors, nurses, counselors, educators, and assistants, the Student Health Services team aims to address medical concerns professionally and confidentialy. Ongoing services include health examinations, birth control, family planning, tuberculosis testing, psychological counseling, health information resources, and more.
Chaffey College also has several Student Success Centers that exist to assist students in achieving their academic goals. Through tutorials, workshops, learning groups and seminars, as well as computer access and programs, these Student Succes Centers ensure that students maximize their educational experience. Success Centers include the Language Success Center, Math Success Center, Multidisciplinary Success Center, Chino Success Center, and Fontana Success Center.
Meanwhile, the Transfer Center is a department that focuses on providing the most relevant and up-to-date information that students will need regarding transferring their credits to a four-year college or university.