Faculty

  • 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...


  • Political Science Professor Peter Mathews Interviewed by Thom Hartmann

    #Motivating | Political Science Professor Peter Mathews is among Cypress faculty contributing to their educational fields outside of the classroom. A frequent commentator on local, national and international media (including the BBC), Professor Mathews was presented with the 2015 Cypress College Charger Award for...


  • During this Holiday Season, a Reflection On Current Events

    On Thursday, the College was closed as students, faculty, and staff took time to connect with friends and family and count their blessings. While many are giving thanks this holiday season, many others – both here and abroad – are mourning loss. Extremists...


  • Legacy Program Attends Umoja Conference

    The Legacy Program is one of the various ways that the College helps students reach their dreams of college success. With an emphasis on the African American experience in the United States, the program focuses on assisting educationally underrepresented populations...


  • Art Professor Paul Paiement’s Work Featured in Italian Publication

    #Motivating | Cypress College has many incredible faculty with strong professional backgrounds in their discipline.  Art Professor Paul Paiement is an example of those who not only bring past professional experience, but continue to practice and innovate in their field. ...


  • Professor Becky Floyd Nominated for 2015 Orange County Teacher of the Year

    Professor Becky Floyd Nominated for 2015 Orange County Teacher of the Year

    #Motivating | We are very pleased and proud to announce that one of our own – Becky Floyd (Professor of Anthropology, Social Sciences) – was nominated for 2015 Orange County Teacher of the Year. This prestigious recognition celebrates the most outstanding faculty in our...


  • Students Rate Cypress College Professors in Nation’s Top 20

      Students: your faculty are amazing! But — based on what you’ve been telling Rate My Professors — you already knew that. For the fifth time in the past six years, Cypress College appears in the Top 25 Highest-Rated Colleges...


  • Professor Regina Rhymes Revamps Legacy

    The Legacy Program is under new leadership. Cypress College Professor Regina Rhymes (Social Sciences, Sociology) has revamped the College’s Black Studies cohort. Established in 2000, Legacy was the very first community college program in Orange County to concentrate on the...


  • Record Enrollment Possible as Fall Headcount Challenges 2009 Mark

      Enrollment is as strong as it has ever been. As of today, Cypress College has 16,672 students enrolled in classes. That’s two greater than the all-time high recorded at first census. First census is an important milestone since it...


  • In the News: Professor Craig Goralski

    Until recently, counties across California buried unidentified human remains – known as John & Jane Doe’s – in nondescript plots of open land. Many who reside in such cemeteries were victims of foul play and/or lived on the fringes of...