2019 Career and Noncredit Institute

Deadline to Register/Application Deadline: 
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 5:00pm

The 2019 Career and Noncredit Education Institute will be held April 25-27, 2019 at the DoubleTree by Hilton San Diego Mission Valley located at 7450 Hazard Center Drive, San Diego, CA  92108. Colleges are encouraged to send teams of practitioners and leaders to include career education faculty, noncredit faculty, counselors, senate presidents, and faculty and administrative leaders involved in career education, noncredit education, and AEBG.



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Early Registration Deadline April 4, 2019

Early Registration Fee: $100.00

Late Registration Fee: $150.00

Please contact the Academic Senate at events [at] asccc.org at 916-445-4753 with any questions or concerns.  


Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Your registration is transferable, please contact the Senate Office in writing at events [at] asccc.org (events [at] asccc.org.)

What is the cancellation/refund policy?

  • Payment is required prior to entering an Academic Senate event.

  • Please remember that the last day to cancel your registration is April 18, 2019 without penalty is always posted at the bottom of each event's webpage, and is listed in each confirmation email. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to events [at] asccc.org on or before the posted date. Registration will not be canceled due to non-payment. All cancellations made after the posted cancellation date will be assessed a $175 cancellation fee.

  • Full Refunds will not be granted for cancellations after the posted cancellation deadline.

  • Cancellations made less than 7 working days prior to the event will be billed the full registration amount for the conference.

  • No shows, unclaimed "TBA" attendees, and cancellations made after the deadline will be billed to you and/or your college for the total cost of registration and room if applicable to the event. As attendees are permitted to register without funds, we have no way of determining cancellation unless specifically told, in writing.

  • It is your responsibility to ensure payment of the registration fee. Submission of your registration signifies agreement with this policy.

  • Unpaid balances owed to the Academic Senate must be paid off before an attendee can register for a future event.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

No, All attendee registrations must match the ticket.  If you would like to transfer your registration, you must cancel the first one, then register the second attendee online.  If a payment transfer needs to be made because payment was made by check, you must contact the Senate Office directly with a written notification at events [at] asccc.org (events [at] asccc.org.)

Hotel & Travel

7450 Hazard Center Drive
San Diego, CA  92108

Rooms are limited and will sell out.  Please make your hotel reservation early.

Room Rates: $174 plus tax - Discounted guest room internet at $9.95 per day and discounted self-parking at $15 per car.

If the online reservation system says that there are not rooms available, it simply means that we don't have the availability within our group block.  However, the hotel should still have availability outside of the room block. Please phone the reservation number below to make your reservations.

The DoubleTree by Hilton San Diego Mission Valley is offering a special group rate of $167.00 USD per night for single/double.  To reserve your sleeping accommodations for the event, please use the provided reservations link below or please call the DoubleTree by Hilton San Diego Mission Valley Reservations Office at 1-619-297-5466 ask for the Academic Senate group rate. The cut-off date to reserve the special group rate is April 3, 2019All reservation requests and/or changes received after the cut-off date will be accepted on a space and rate available basis. Driving directions can be found here. Parking is $15.00 for overnight guests as well as those driving in the day of the event. For those flying, the San Diego Airport is the closest airport to the hotel. The hotel does not provide complimentary airport shuttle transportation. Complimentary Wifi will be available in guestrooms.
Please contact Academic Senate Event Team at events [at] asccc.org or 916-445-4753 with any questions or concerns.


ASCCC is offering a limited number of scholarships to the 2019 Career and Noncredit Education Institute. This scholarship will cover a two-night hotel stay and is on a first come first serve bases. To apply for a scholarship, please email scholarships [at] asccc.org. Please include your full name, college, and contact information. You will be notified by an ASCCC team member within 48 hours if your request has been approved, instructions on booking your accommodations and instructions on obtaining reimbursement. Please contact Tonya Davis, ASCCC - Director of Administration at (916)445-4753 or scholarships [at] asccc.org if you have any questions.


Preliminary program subject to change.

Thursday, April 25

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Pre-session (invitation only) – Liaison training
Pre-session (CCCAOE)

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.   Registration

12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.    Lunch, General Session 1

Keynote Presentation

2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.      Breakout Session 1

  1. CTE C-ID is Alive and Well!
  2. Curriculum Basics for CTE
  3. Noncredit Progress Indicators, Data Collection, and Metrics
  4. Online Education for Noncredit with the Creation of the California Online Community College
  5. Counseling and Student Support Services for Noncredit Programs
  6. Basics of Noncredit
  7. Integrating Noncredit Faculty into Collegial Governance

3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.   Coffee Break

3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Breakout Session 2

  1. Coding is Fun and Coding is for All!
  2. Dual Enrollment: Nuts, Bolts, and CTE
  3. Counseling and Student Support Services for Career Education
  4. Building Bridges between K-12 and California Community Colleges in Adult Education
  5. Beginning and Expanding Noncredit at Your College
  6. AB 705 and the Impacts on Noncredit Instruction
  7. Work-Based Learning

5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.   Reception and Networking

Friday, April 26

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.    Registration, Breakfast

9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.   Breakout Session 3

  1. Re-enrollment Regulations and Local Practice in CTE
  2. Collaborative Programs and Curriculum Development
  3. Contextualized Curriculum
  4. The Importance of Vocational English as a Second Language Programs
  5. Developing Pathways from Noncredit into Credit
  6. Full-Time Noncredit Faculty and the Faculty Obligation Number (FON)
  7. CTE and Noncredit Counseling Faculty and Community Partnerships

10:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.     Break

10:30 a.m to 11:45 a.m.     Breakout Session 4

  1. Credit and Noncredit Collaborations for a Stronger Work Force Program
  2. Strong Work Force Stars: Recognizing Excellence in Student Outcomes
  3. Sierra College Hacker Lab: Leveraging Public and Private Partnerships for Innovative Maker and Co-Working Spaces OR Highlights of MakerSpace Initiative Colleges & Projects
  4. Regional Collaboration: Market Career Education Programs through Professional Development for Counselors
  5. Integrated Immigrant Education
  6. Noncredit Curriculum Requirements and Approval Processes
  7. Effective Collaborations between CTE, Noncredit, and General Counseling Faculty

12:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.      Lunch, General Session 2

Presentation and Lunch

2:00-2:15 pm              Coffee Break

2:15-3:30 pm             Breakout Session 5

  1. CTE MQs and Equivalency Toolkit
  2. Apprenticeship
  3. Strong Workforce Resources: Regional Consortia, Centers for Excellence, Sectors Navigators and Deputy Sector Navigators
  4. Regional SWF Curriculum Development: An Inland Empire Entrepreneurship Example
  5. Teaching the Noncredit Student
  6. What Everyone Needs to Know About the California Adult Education Program (CAEP)
  7. Strategies and Challenges of Program Development and Expansion (include Centers of Excellence)

3:45-5:00 pm          Breakout Session 6

  1. Career Counseling
  2. Strong Work Force: CCCs and K-12
  3. Exploring Work-Based Learning Opportunities Noncredit Students
  4. Inmate Education and Formerly Incarcerated Students
  5. Collaboration between Credit and Noncredit in Strong Workforce Program
  6. CCCAOE - TBD (Workforce Development?)


8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.      Registration, Breakfast

9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.    Breakout Session 7

  1. Advisory Committees: Guiding Curriculum and Connecting Students to Industry
  2. Career Interest and Assessment
  3. Noncredit Prerequisites and Corequisites
  4. Scheduling Options and Attendance Accounting in Noncredit
  5. Tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, and Other Support Services in the World of AB 705
  6. Developing Success Metrics and Integrating Noncredit into the Student Centered Funding Formula

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.    General Session 3

Presentation (no lunch)

12:00 p.m.       INSTITUTE CLOSES