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Santa Ana College Centennial Education Center Adult Education Summer Classes Start on June 8

(Santa Ana, CA)—Now is the time to earn a high school diploma, GED, learn English, or acquire computer application skills. Santa Ana College Centennial Education Center (CEC) offers free, noncredit classes at over 30 locations in Santa Ana. CEC, located at 2900 W. Edinger Ave. in Santa Ana’s Centennial Park, provides classes days and evenings Mondays through Thursdays. Summer classes begin on Monday, June 8, and are open to anyone 18 years of age or older.

Classes have flexible hours——with an open entry/open exit format that allows students to enroll at any time during the semester. These free, noncredit classes are staffed with qualified teachers who give students instruction at their own pace. A range of student support services are available, including counseling, Disabled Students Program & Services, Assessment Center, child care and scholarships for study at the college level.

Each year over 20,000 students attend classes at Centennial Education Center and the school is an award-winning state leader for programs such as English as a Second Language, High School Diploma, GED, Computers and Adult Basic Skills. As one of the largest providers of state-approved Certificates of Completion for Career Development and college preparation programs, CEC is an excellent place to gain the skills needed to advance in the workplace or prepare for college.

For more information, contact Santa Ana College School of Continuing Education at (714) 241-5700 or visit

About Santa Ana College
Santa Ana College (SAC), which is turning 100 years old in 2015, serves about 18,000 students each semester at its main campus in Santa Ana. The college prepares students for transfer to four-year institutions, provides invaluable workforce training, and customized training for business and industry. In addition, another 11,000 students are served through the college’s School of Continuing Education located at Centennial Education Center. Ranked as one of the nation’s top two-year colleges awarding associate degrees to Latino and Asian students, the college is also recognized throughout the state for its comprehensive workforce training programs for nurses, firefighters, law enforcement and other medical personnel. SAC is one of two comprehensive colleges under the auspices of the Rancho Santiago Community College District. Visit to learn more. For information about Santa Ana College’s Centennial, please visit

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Contact: Judy Iannaccone

Phone: (714) 480-7503