Santa Cruz County

Office of Education

Located in Santa Cruz County
Offering Career Technical Education

Career Technical Education Partnership

The Santa Cruz County Career Technical Education Partnership (CTEP) provides students with the opportunity to acquire academic, career and technical skills and to prepare for life-long learning and success in the changing workplace.


Career Advancement Charter  

Earn your high school diploma with the Career Advancement Charter (CAC). The CAC is an Independent Study program for adult learners to earn their high school diploma while gaining academic and technical skills that will lead to college and career readiness. 



Sueños helps teenagers and young adults (ages 16 to 24) develop workplace skills that will prepare them to enter and thrive in an increasingly competitive labor market. Sueños is a Santa Cruz County Office of Education (SCCOE) program funded by the Workforce Development Board of Santa Cruz County – Workforce – WIOA. 

About Santa Cruz County
Office of Education

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Location & Contact Information

Santa Cruz County 
Office of Education

400 Encinal Street

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(831) 466-5600


Sequoia Schools

229 Green Valley Rd

Freedom, CA 95019

(831) 466-5680

Sequoia Schools Website


Programs Offered

Career Technical


Getting started with SCC Office of Education

Helpful information about taking classes with this provider

Classes at SCC Office of Education

  • Offers medical assistant and dental assistant programs

  • Programs require a year-long commitment

  • Registration opens once a year

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