From the renowned speakers who headline our Children's School parenting workshops several times a year to the ultimate college celebration—commencement—to the recognition received by faculty and staff, much is happening at Pacific Oaks.
- The 56th Commencement Ceremony of Pacific Oaks College will take place on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium with a commencement address by Dolores Huerta, labor activist and co-founder of United Farm Workers.
- Pacific Oaks College announced the installation of a new Dean, Marcia Bankirer, Ph.D. to their newly established branch in San Jose, CA located at 1245 S. Winchester Blvd. The new campus provides students a home base for their studies with seven integrated classrooms, ample administrative space, and the resources needed for a successful educational experience.
- Dr. Ratcliff comes to Pacific Oaks with over thirty years of experience in the field of higher education. Most recently, he held an interim appointment as the Executive Director of Distance and Extended Education for the University of Idaho.
- In surveying the Pacific Oaks community and speaking to outside constituents, Dr. Breen said she has come to the following conclusion: “We care about the belief we hold in the potential of every individual, the courage it took to buck the educational establishment of the day with a progressive approach to education, and the determination it took to make it happen.
- Dr. Patricia A. Breen looks forward to leading the institution she fell in love with.
- Credential Exams Preparation Workshops
Pacific Oaks’ School of Education is offering the following preparation workshops to help candidates get ready for the mandatory credentialing exams.
- Information Session: Becoming a Marriage and Family Therapist - June 30, 2016
Are you interested in becoming a Marriage and Family Therapist? Join us for this informative event and learn from the experts about possible career outcomes, licensing requirements, and our unique specializations.
- PO Online Virtual Information Session - July 6, 2016
Our online programs combine the quality of a Pacific Oaks education with the convenience that you need today. Join our enrollment team to hear more about program offerings, scholarships, enrollment information, and financial aid.
- San Jose Prospective Student Informational Breakfast - July 9, 2016
Would you like to learn how to begin your educational journey at our new San Jose campus? Come speak with Enrollment Counselors to learn more about our academic programs, PO scholarships, enrollment information, and financial aid. A light breakfast will be provided.
- Prospective Student Informational Breakfast: Becoming a Teacher in CA - July 9, 2016
Interested in becoming a licensed multiple subject teacher? Please join us to learn from experts in our School of Education as they explain how to get there. Learn more about the credentialing requirements and the B.A. and M.A. level programs offered at Pacific Oaks College. An overview of the admissions process will follow. A light breakfast will be provided. Apply at this event and receive $30 off the application fee.