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The Psychology Department offers a variety of courses designed to prepare students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities, provide further training in the service professions and increase students' understanding of themselves and their social world.  We invite you to explore the world of psychology.
Dr. Fernando Ortiz
Department Chair
Phone: (714) 564-6554
Department Phone: (714) 564-6566
Office:  D-429
Santa Ana College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: