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Adult Education

​​​​​​​​​​​Advance your education. Earn a certificate or degree. Gain employment. Get a better job. Increase your wages. 

The Adult Education Office partners with local adult schools and community organizations to help adults transition to college. We work with on-campus departments and community organizations to serve adults seeking to develop literacy and basic skills, advance their education, obtain employment, and improve their wages. Our staff are here to support you every step of your educational journey. ​


Visit the Adult Education Office in C&L 117. 

Are you interested in receiving 1:1 help to navigate college? Call our office to set up an appointment with Rena Quinonez, Outreach Specialist, at 714-432-5988. Daytime and evening appointments are available. We are located in Classroom & Labs  117

Apply for Admission to OCC. 

Complete a free, online application. Once your application is processed, you will receive an email with account login information to access MyOCC, the student portal system.

Questions? Call Admissions and Enrollment Services at (714) ​432-5072 or check out the webpage for first time college students or the Enrollment Center FAQs. ​

Make a Plan for Your Education. 

Meet with an academic counselor to develop an educational plan, ​explore career options, and learn more about valuable student services available to you. To schedule an appointment, you can call (714) 432-5078, complete the online form, or visit the Counseling Center in person during office hours.​​​ If you are interested in an Adult Education program, you can request to meet with Yelena Raysky. 

Visit OCC and Become More Familiar with Campus. 

Are you interested in taking a tour of campus? We offer free tours that highlight the instructional programs and student services and supports we offer. To make an appointment for a tour, call (714) 432-5988 or email Rena at ​​



Office Hours
Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 May 28: CLOSED
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED
(714) 432-6897
C&L 117