Merced College Community Education

Provides opportunities for education, enrichment, and adventure. The offerings are not-for-credit ranging from ceramics to fitness boot camp and from kid’s camps to animal care. We host a wide variety of excursions throughout the year, including trips to sporting events, theatre shows, cultural functions, educational venues, and recreational activities.

  • Trips & Tours
  • Traffic School
  • College for Kids
  • ed2go Online Learning
  • Professional Certificates
  • Health, Fitness & Recreation
  • Arts, Hobbies & Crafts
  • Dance
  • Personal Develpment

 Visit Merced College Community Services for course offerings and how to register.

Workplace Learning Resource Center

The Workplace Learning Resource Center (WpLRC) seeks to provide local employers and citizens of the greater Merced area with customized training, leadership, and development programs. The programs offered are functional in context to the job by providing skill enhancement that employees can apply immediately to their job after training.

  • Emerging Leaders Institute
  • Customer Service Academy
  • Diversity Academy
  • General Business
  • Industry Certificates
  • Tech & Social Media

Career Advancement Academy

The Career Advancement Academy (CAA) provides training and certification programs for students interested in computers in business and medical assisting. These educational tracks are designed to provide instructional programs for adult learners to meet the current workforce needs of the community’s businesses and medical offices.

  • Technical Office Occupations
  • Medical Assistant
  • Industry Certifications

Center for International Trade Development

The Center for International Trade Development (CITD) provides quality training and services to small and medium sized enterprises that are potential or current exporters or importers. Often the Center will offer businesses conferences, workshops, and seminars designed to provide information and tools to help capitalize on global business, reference, and referral services, regulatory and operational challenges.