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District Office Building Fulton & Fresno Street

ϲʹ (ϲʹ) is one of the state's most respected learning institutions and one of the largest community colleges in the Valley. We serve the Central Valley region where approximately 1.7 million residents and 38 unified and high school districts in more than 5,743 square miles of urban and rural territory, including most of Fresno and Madera counties and portions of Kings and Tulare counties. Total District enrollment for 2022-23 was 57,341 students.

ϲʹ is governed by a seven-member board of trustees who represent seven trustee areas. 

ϲʹ is a merit system district with over 3,080 faculty, classified professionals and managers.  The full and part-time faculty are represented by the State Center Federation of teachers, while the majority of the classified professionals are represented by the California School Employees Association, and the sworn Police Officers and Police Sergeants are represented by the Police Officers Associations. The total operating budget for ϲʹ in 2023-24 was $503.4 million.

The ϲʹ Board of Trustees approved purchase of 1171 Fulton in March 2018 for $10.5 million, including a parking structure and is located at the southeast corner of Fulton & Fresno Street. 

More information can be located at the District Office - Building History and Images page.

The Four Colleges of ϲʹ

Fresno City College, established in 1910, enrolls in excess of 36,800 students and offers more than 250 majors and certificates, our courses and programs ranging from associate of arts and science degree programs to career technical programs. 

Reedley College, established in 1926, is located in Reedley (approximately 25 miles southeast of Fresno) and enrolls approximately 13,000 students in a variety of courses and degree programs in occupational education and the arts and sciences.

Clovis Community College was established in 1992 as a center and became a college in 2015. It serves more than 13,100 students and provides comprehensive educational opportunities for basic skills development, associate degrees, certificates for workforce development, and transfer degrees.

Madera Community College is the newest Community College in California and only higher education institution in Madera County. It offers 97 degrees and certificates to nearly 9,400 students. The Madera Community College Center in Oakhurst is located 14 miles south of the entrance to Yosemite and offers programs in general education for transfer and two-year degrees.

In addition, State Center offers occupational and technical training and administers Apprenticeships through the Division of Educational Services. Programs and training include - welding, phlebotomy, human resource specialist, maintenance mechanic, and other technology-based apprenticeships.

Nursing student giving COVID vaccine shot to a patient at Fresno City College parking lot.
Nursing
Fresno City College Dance
Dance Event
Ratcliffe Stadium
Ratcliffe Stadium

Forestry students lined up around smoldering fire.
Forestry
Reedley student going over pre-flight checklist inside cockpit of plane.
Flight Science Program
Reedley football players lined up for field kick.
Reedley Tiger Football

Biology student using microscope
Biology
students sitting at table
Campus Life
Clovis student swimming
Swim Competition

Nursing student performing an examination with instructor watching.
Nursing Assistant
Madera graduating student speaking at podium.
Graduation