Prepare We prepare some of the 8 million Californians who feel stuck in “go-nowhere” jobs for careers with a future, and we do it through online training.
Promote We support and promote our adult learners. From pre-registration and learning, through career preparation, we are here.
Position Calbright positions students who have demonstrated job competency and readiness for successful careers. We work to connect students with resources and organizations who can help advance their professional goals.
Competency-Based: Calbright College is designed to focus on careers, not college credentials. Unlike other community colleges, rather than working toward an associate’s degree, our adult learners work toward career readiness. While many community colleges offer online classes, they are structured like a traditional college, that is: term-based and with fixed milestones. Calbright is different.
We are pleased to deliver Calbright’s annual Milestone Report, as required by August 1, 2020 under our enabling legislation. This report offers analysis of the first phase of Calbright’s existence, lessons learned from that phase, programmatic and technological changes made in response, current metrics, and plans for the college’s future. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE […]
We are closely monitoring the COVID19 pandemic, and want to reassure all employees and enrolled students that we are continuing to provide the necessary supports for students to continue coursework. As we are an online campus, we do not have plans at this time to suspend operations. We understand this is a challenging situation, and […]
Oakland, CA – Calbright College, California’s online community college dedicated to increasing economic opportunity for low-income working adults, today announced the selection of Ajita Talwalker Menon as interim President and CEO. Calbright’s former President and CEO, Heather Hiles, resigned in January. Menon will serve as the college’s chief executive until the Board of Trustees concludes […]