Public Service

Prepare for a career in public service with the associate degrees and certificate programs at CCLA.

Turn your passion for serving your community into a successful career helping resolve public problems or delivering public services.

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Start a Rewarding Career Serving Your Community

Public services, whether delivered by government agencies, nonprofits, or other nongovernmental organizations, often offer strong pay and benefits. If you have a passion for solving public problems and delivering public services, the 12+ programs at the Community Colleges of LA will prepare you with the skills, knowledge, and credential you need to build a successful career serving your community.

California Career Outlook

Average Annual Salary*

$78,389

Average Annual Job Openings**

31,800

* Projections Central – State Occupational Projections
** U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Public Service

Career Education Programs

ProgramAvailable Campuses
Administration of JusticeCerritos College
Citrus College
Compton College
East Los Angeles College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Mission College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College
West Los Angeles College
Basic Police Academy PreparationLos Angeles Mission College
Court ReportingCerritos College
Crime Scene TechnologyLos Angeles Mission College
Emergency Medical TechnicianCitrus College
Compton College
East Los Angeles College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Rio Hondo College
Employment DevelopmentLos Angeles Pierce College
Fire – Wildland Fire TechnologyEast Los Angeles College
Rio Hondo College
Fire TechnologyEast Los Angeles College
El Camino College
Glendale Community College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
Rio Hondo College
West Los Angeles College
Forensic Identification/InvestigationEast Los Angeles College
Long Beach City College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Rio Hondo College
Human ResourcesCerritos College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Human ServicesLong Beach City College
Los Angeles City College
Rio Hondo College
ParalegalCerritos College
El Camino College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Mission College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Los Angeles Valley College
Mount San Antonio College
Pasadena City College
West Los Angeles College
Police Academy Module IRio Hondo College
Probation/Correction OfficerLos Angeles Mission College
Public AdministrationLos Angeles Pierce College
Sign Language/Inter. TrainingEl Camino College
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Mount San Antonio College

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