Career Technical Education

  • Cypress Bistro Opens for Fall

    Attention foodies! Did you know that Cypress College offers gourmet cuisine that not only tastes amazing, but that is also quite photogenic? And at a reasonable price? Welcome to the Cypress Bistro, where talented students from our School of Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management prep, cook, staff and...


  • Learn to Fly: Private Pilot Ground School

    Did you know that Cypress has one of the very best aviation schools in SoCal? Our program is a hidden gem. In just two years of training, Cypress graduates go on to well-paid aviation careers (upwards of $60K). Want to...


  • SEMA Holds 2nd Annual Auto Event for Cypress College Students

    Cypress College hosted its second annual SEMA (Specialty Equipment Manufacturers Association) Career Day event today. SEMA Career Day is intended to inform students of alternatives in the Automotive Technology and Transportation industries of opportunities extending beyond traditional auto tech skills....


  • Summer Career Academy

    The School of Continuing Education and Cypress College have teamed up with the Orange County Department of Education to offer a Summer Career Academy series. This dynamic learning opportunity continues next week on Monday, July 6th, with two content-focused classes...


  • Cypress College #3 in California Community Colleges

    Cypress College ranks third of 112 California Community Colleges in a Schools.com assessment. The report, published Tuesday, May 5th, is derived from key indicators of student success based on metrics from the National Center for Education Statistics, the University of...


  • OC Weekly: ‘Stick a Fork in it’ Profiles Alum Gio Bolivar

    The May 18, 2015 edition of OC Weekly features Culinary Arts alumnus Gio Bolivar of Dory Deli in Newport Beach. In the piece, authored by OC Weekly’s Anne Marie Panoringan, Bolivar discusses, food, the culinary industry, and his educational preparation...


  • LA Times: ‘Game changer’: 4-year degrees from some California 2-year colleges

    On Friday, Cypress College officially submitted its application to state officials to become one of the 15 programs selected for California’s pilot program to offer baccalaureate degrees at community colleges. Earlier, Trustees for the North Orange County Community College District...


  • Mortuary Science Selected by NOCCCD Trustees as District’s Applicant for Bachelor’s Degree Pilot Program

    Mortuary Science — a program so well regarded that the HBO series “Six Feet Under” repeatedly referenced Cypress College to add authenticity — will be the North Orange County Community College District’s applicant for California’s pilot program to award baccalaureate...


  • Institutional Effectiveness, Annual Reports Presented

    Dr. Simpson details successes of the College and its students during his presentation to NOCCCD Trustees. On Tuesday, Dr. Simpson shared the success of the College and its students during his annual update to Trustees of the North Orange County...


  • Dr. Simpson’s @Cypress Weekly Newsletter for September 5, 2014

    The September 5, 2014,  edition of the @Cypress newsletter from Cypress College President Bob Simpson is now available. This week’s headlines: Estate Donation of $409,000 Believed College’s Largest Bequest >   Funds from the Sheron Huston estate will be used to...