​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Santa Ana College Logo

About Continuing Education

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The School of Continuing Education is part of Santa Ana College. We are located in Santa Ana, California. Our academic programs include:

English as a Second Language (ESL)
High School Diploma
HiSET/GED Preparation
Career Education 
Active Adults /Older Adults Program
U.S. Citizenship
Skills for Success / Adult Basic Education 

All classes are non-credit and 100% tuition-free to adults living in California. Classes are offered online or in-person at locations in and around Santa Ana, California.  Counseling and educational planning are free to students. 


Meet the Administrative Team:
James Kennedy, Ed.D., Vice President
​Lorena Chavez, ​Dean
​Christine Kosko, Dean
Jesús​ Miranda, Ph.D,​​ Dean
​​Nicole Gallegos, Interim Associate Dean
​​Jennifer Hoeger, Interim Associate Dean
Pilar Traslavina, Interim Registrar​

Academic Department Chairs, Co-Chairs, & Coordinators

​Faculty Member

​Chair: Dr. Jarek Janio
Co-Chair: Henry Kim
​Adult Secondary Education
​Chair: Carrie Patton
​Chair: Dr. Adrianna Gonzalez
​Career Education
​Chair: Dr. Osiel Madrigal
​Older Adults Program
​PT Faculty Coordinator: Leatrice Clark
PT Faculty ​Coordinator: Helen Serranos

​Chair: Patty Siguenza
Co-Chair: Alejandro Moreno