Career and Technical Education includes organized educational programs that offer a sequence of courses that provides individuals with coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in current or emerging professions. 

Department Chairs and Programs in Career and Technical Education at Oxnard College

Armine Derdiarian, DDS, Coordinator of Dental Programs
     Dental Assisting-DA
     Dental Hygiene-DH

Alan Ainsworth, Technology Department Chair
     Airconditioning/Automation Control Systems

     Culinary Arts / Restaurant Management


Mary Pinto-CasillasAlex Lynch, Business Information Department Co-Chairs

      Administrative Assistant/Office Technology


      Computer Networking/IT

Richard Williams
     Auto Body, Collision and Repair
     Auto Technology


Mike Ketaily, Public Safety Chair
     Emergency Medical Technician
     Fire Academy
     Fire Technology

Jerry Lulejian

     Addictive Disorders Studies
     Paralegal Studies

     Early Childhood Education

     Child Development Center


Amanda Burwick, Placement Specialist
    Career Center

Shannon Trefts   Career Counselor

To contact a department chair, click on a name.  For information about the programs in the Career and Technical Education Division, please visit each of their  webpages by clicking above.