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Programs

The Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Centr is a unique district facility whose partner universities provide credentials, Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees right here in the Santa Clarita Valley.

Over 4,168 students have graduated from programs offered by the University Center partners.

There are five partner universities currently in the University Center

     1.  LaVerne
     2.  UMass Global
     3.  National
     4.  Arizona State University
     5.  CSU Dominguez Hills - Coming Soon!

There are 34 degree programs
     *   18 Bachelor's degrees
     *   12 Master's degrees
     *   2 Master's degrees with Credentials
     *   1  Credential program
     *   1 Doctorate program    


Scroll down to view all University Center partner institutions, and click on the program information link to visit their Web sites.


University of Massachusetts Global

Brandman
(Formerly Brandman University)

Contact:
Sheri Veges,Academic Advisor (661) 223-5347
sheri.veges@umassglobal.edu 

PROGRAMS

Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Media
Information coming soon

Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Information

Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies
Information

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Information

Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Social Sciences
Information

Bachelor of Arts in Social Work
Information

Bachelor of Science in Computing Technology
Information

Master of Arts in Psychology w/ Marriage & Family Therapy Emphasis
Information

Master of Arts in Psychology w/ Marriage and Family Therapy & Professional Clinical Counseling Emphasis
Information

Masters of Science in Social Work
Information coming soon


National University

National logo

Ryan McGill-- Center Director, Rmcgill@nu.edu 
(818) 932-2461

Schedule an appointment today!

PROGRAMS

Bachelor of Arts in Sport Psychology
Information 

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Information

Bachelor of Science Clinical Lab Science
Information

Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity
Information coming soon

Bachelor of Science in Paralegal Studies
Information

Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security & Emergency Management
Information

Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis
Information

Master of Criminal Justice
Information


University of LaVerne

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Administration

Susan Lomeli, Director
slomeli@laverne.edu 
(818) 295-6504

Deanna Lazaro Schwartz, Associate Director of Student Recruitment
dlazaro-schwartz@laverne.edu
(818) 295-6508

Deanna Williams, Academic Advisor III
dwilliams4@laverne.edu
(
661) 288-4434

Sam Ketenjian, Administrative Assistant II
sketenjian@laverne.edu 
(661) 362-5876

Business Programs and Educational Studies Program

Deanna Williams, Academic Advisor III 
dwilliams4@laverne.edu   
(661) 288-4434
Program: Undergraduate and Graduate Business Programs

Child Development Program and Accounting

Annette Boghokian, Academic Advisor 
aboghokian@laverne.edu
(818) 295-6505

Education Programs

Judy Henson
jhenson@laverne.edu
(909) 448-4992

Educational Counseling Masters

Daisy Valdez
dvaldez@laverne.edu
(714) 505-6939


PROGRAMS

 

Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
Information

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
Information

Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies
Information

Bachelor of Science in Child Development
Information

Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management
Information

Master of Business Administration for Experienced Professionals (MBAX)
Information

Master of Science in Special Education Studies
Information

Master of Science in Educational Counseling with concentration in School Based Family Counseling
Information

Master of Science in Leadership Management
Information

Master of Science in Educational Counseling with Pupil Personnel Services Credential
Information

Doctoral Program in Organizational Leadership
Information

Master of Arts:Teaching with the Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
Information

Master of Arts: Teaching with the Single Subject Teaching Credential
Information

Credential -- Mild-Moderate Education Specialist Preliminary Credential
Information


Arizona State

Arizona State University

Coming Soon!


CSU Dominguez Hills

CSUDH 

Coming Soon!

Advanced Safety and Health Certificate
More information will be available soon!


TEACH

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Gina Peterson, TEACH Program Coordinator, TEACH@Canyons.edu 661-362-3731

Program Information: If you are interested in becoming a teacher, the TEACH Program at College of the Canyons is here to guide you along your pathway. TEACH is a specialized support system designed to prepare the next generation of future educators. TEACH offers academic and career advisement, career exploration, and contextualized learning opportunities. TEACH advisors are available to assist with scholarships and job placement, networking with industry leaders, and mapping out individualized plans for a rewarding career as a teacher. TEACH provides a variety of FREE teacher preparation services and resources including:

  • Career exploration and Fieldwork opportunities in a classroom setting (TK-K and Community College)
  • Professional development workshops and conferences
  • Test-prep workshops for CBEST / CSET / RICA
  • Support with applying for a California Teacher Permit
  • Opportunities to volunteer at COC and in the Santa Clarita Community Opportunities to volunteer at COC and in the Santa Clarita Community
  • Academic Advisement: Degree and Certificate options; CSU / UC Transfers; Credential pathways

Who does the TEACH Program Serve? There is a significant teacher shortage in California and TEACH provides services to high school and college students, as well as community members who want to teach.

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