Inland Empire/Desert Regional Consortium - California Community Colleges, Doing What Matters for Jobs and the Economy

Strong Workforce Projects

A.C.E (Accelerated, Career, and Employment Program)

Cost: $1,060,000
Lead college: Norco, Jesse Lopez, [email protected]
Colleges: Chaffey, Mt. San Jacinto, Norco, Riverside City

Number of colleges participating: 4

Sectors: Advanced Manufacturing, Health, ICT/Digital Media, Small Business

  • Program TOPS Codes: Business Administration (050500), Computer Information Systems (070200), Digital Media (061400), Electrical (095220), Industrial Systems Technology And Maintenance (094500), Machining And Machine Tools (095630), Manufacturing And Industrial Technology (095600), Welding Technology (095650)
  • Metrics: Enrollments, Students Who Earn a Degree or Certificate, Employed 2 Quarters After Exit, Job Closely Related To Field Of Study, Change In Earnings, Job Closely Related to Field of Study, Change in Earnings, Attained a Living Wage

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Mechatronics Technician Training Pathway

Cost: $513,250
Lead college: Chaffey, Vanessa Thomas, [email protected]
Colleges: Chaffey, Norco, San Bernardino Valley

Number of colleges participating: 3

Sector: Advanced Manufacturing
  • Program TOPS Codes: Electronics and Electric Technology (093400), Manufacturing and Industrial Technology (095600)
  • Metrics: Enrollments, Students Who Earn a Degree or Certificate, Employed 2 Quarters After Exit, Job Closely Related to Field of Study, Change in Earnings

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Nursing Placement and Clinical Site Coordination

Cost: $585,000
Lead college: College of the Desert, Carol Scobie, [email protected]
Colleges: Chaffey, College of the Desert, Copper Mountain, Mt. San Jacinto, Palo Verde, Riverside City, San Bernardino Valley, Victor Valley

Number of colleges participating: 8

Sector: Health Sector

  • Program TOPS Codes: Licensed Vocational Nursing (123020), Registered Nursing (123010)
  • Metrics: Enrollments, Students Who Earn a Degree or Certificate, Job Closely Related to Field of Study

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Regional and District Job Developers

Cost: $1,915,000
Colleges: Barstow, College of the Desert, Copper Mountain, Crafton Hills, Moreno Valley, Palo Verde, San Bernardino Valley, Victor Valley

Number of colleges participating: 8

Sector: Across all CTE TOPS and Sectors

  • Metrics: Enrollments, Employed 2 Quarters After Exit, Employed 4 Quarters After Exit

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Sub-regional Business Incubator and Makerspace Proposal

Cost: $750,000
Lead: Regional DSN, Small Business, Lisa Kiplinger-Kennedys, [email protected]
Colleges: Crafton Hills, Mt. San Jacinto, Moreno Valley, San Bernardino Valley

Number of colleges participating: 4

Sector: Small Business/Entrepreneurship

  • Program TOPS Codes: Business Administration (050500), Business Management (050600), Computer Information Systems (070200), Computer Infrastructure And Support (070800), Computer Networking (070810), Computer Support (070820), Health Information Technology (122300), Machining And Machine Tools (095630), Marketing And Distribution (050900)
  • Metrics: Enrollments, Students Who Earn a Degree or Certificate, Employed 2 Quarters After Exit

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Updating Automotive Labs - Electric Vehicle (EV) & Hybrid Instruction

Cost: $991,000
Lead college: College of the Desert, Larry McLaughlin, [email protected]
Colleges: Barstow, Chaffey, College of the Desert, Copper Mountain, Mt. San Jacinto, Palo Verde, Riverside City, San Bernardino Valley, Victor Valley

Number of colleges participating: 9

Sector: Advanced Transportation and Renewable Energy

  • Program TOPS Codes: Automotive Technology (094800)
  • Metrics: Enrollments, Students Who Earn a Degree or Certificate

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Feasibility Study: Tractor Trailer Operator (Commercial Truck Driver)

Cost: $60,000
Lead College: Copper Mountain College, Zachary Ginder, [email protected]

Number of colleges participating: TBD

Sector: Global Trade / Logistics

  • Program TOPS Codes: Truck and Bus Driving (094750)

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Pilot Project: Regional and Sub-regional CTE Advisory Program

Cost: $300,000
Lead district: San Bernardino CCD, Susanne Mata, [email protected]

Number of colleges participating: 12

Sector: Across all CTE TOPS and Sectors

  • Metrics: Enrollments, Students Who Earn a Degree or Certificate, Employed 2 Quarters After Exit, Employed 4 Quarters After Exit

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Regional Marketing and Outreach

Cost: $1,144,129
Lead College: Norco College, Ashley Etchison, [email protected]

Number of colleges participating: 12

Sector: Across all CTE TOPS and Sectors

  • Metrics: Enrollments, Students Who Earn a Degree or Certificate, Employed 2 Quarters After Exit, Employed 4 Quarters After Exit

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