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San Joaquin Valley College

About San Joaquin Valley College

San Joaquin Valley College - Training today for a better tomorrow.

Better opportunities and increased financial stability could be just around the corner. Get the skills needed in today's competitive job market with accelerated programs in medical, technical, and business fields.

Founded in 1977, SJVC is a private college with campuses located throughout California - including an online division - offering a balance of classroom instruction and hands-on training to meet your needs.

Available Programs

  • Maintenance Technician

    Program Highlights

    San Joaquin Valley College’s Maintenance Technician (M-Tech) program is designed to provide fundamental, hands-on training on industrial systems and equipment. Students will study and master the basic principles, applications, concepts and functions of hydraulic systems, bearing and seal types, and power transmission components.

    Bakersfield, CA

    201 New Stine Road

    Bakersfield,

    CA
    93309

    Fresno, CA – Trades Education Center

    4985 East Andersen Avenue

    Fresno,

    CA
    93727

    Ontario, CA

    4580 Ontario Mills Parkway

    Ontario,

    CA
    91764

    Visalia, CA

    8344 West Mineral King

    Visalia,

    CA
    93291

  • Electrical Technology

    Program Highlights

    SJVC’s Electrical Technology (ET) program is approved by the California Department of Industrial Relations. View approval (Link: https://www.dir.ca.gov/dlse/ECU/ListOfApprovedSchools.html). This program meets the standards set forth by the California Department of Industrial Relations towards the current California Electrician Certification Program.

    Graduates are eligible to take the California General Electrician’s Certification Exam, administered by the California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR). In order to be certified as a General Electrician in the State of California, pursuant to certification standards established by the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, an applicant must pass a certification examination and complete 8000 hours of work for a C-10 electrical contractor installing, constructing or maintaining electrical systems covered by the National Electrical Code. For additional details, please visit: https://www.dir.ca.gov/dlse/ECU/ElectricalTrade.html. SJVC prepares students to take appropriate certification and licensure exams related to their individual majors. The College does not guarantee students will successfully pass these exams or be certified or licensed as a result of completing the program.

    Learn

    • Electrical conduit bending
    • Electric circuitry and residential, commercial, and industrial wiring
    • Electrical blueprint reading
    • OSHA Standards for the construction industry
    • PLC and motor controls

    Program Outcomes

    • Students can earn a Certificate of Completion in as few as 10 months, or an A.S. Degree in as few as 14 months.
    • Graduates are eligible to take the California General Electrician’s Certification Exam administered by the California Department of Industrial Relations. SJVC pays for each student’s first-time examination fees.

    Bakersfield, CA

    201 New Stine Road

    Bakersfield,

    CA
    93309

    Fresno, CA – Trades Education Center

    4985 East Andersen Avenue

    Fresno,

    CA
    93727

    Hesperia, CA

    9331 Mariposa Road

    Hesperia,

    CA
    92344

    Ontario, CA

    4580 Ontario Mills Parkway

    Ontario,

    CA
    91764

    Temecula, CA

    27270 Madison Avenue, Suite 103

    Temecula,

    CA
    92590

Accreditation

San Joaquin Valley College is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, (510)748-9001. https://www.wscuc.org/

The WSCUC is an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.

Disclosure

Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Visit consumerinfo.sjvc.edu for important information on program outcomes.

Campus Locations

Bakersfield, CA

201 New Stine Road

Bakersfield,

CA
93309

Fresno, CA – Trades Education Center

4985 East Andersen Avenue

Fresno,

CA
93727

Hesperia, CA

9331 Mariposa Road

Hesperia,

CA
92344

Ontario, CA

4580 Ontario Mills Parkway

Ontario,

CA
91764

Temecula, CA

27270 Madison Avenue, Suite 103

Temecula,

CA
92590

Visalia, CA

8344 West Mineral King

Visalia,

CA
93291

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