Welcome to Moorpark College.
You have made a wise decision to join our community of learners. We are proud to be ranked the Best Community College in California by The Community College Foundation. So, whether you are a current or prospective student or a visitor to our beautiful campus, a positive experience awaits you here at Moorpark College. Our outstanding faculty, staff, and administrators put “Learner’s First” and their various accolades demonstrate Moorpark College’s steadfast commitment to academic excellence and student development.
We provide the resources and opportunities needed to support students’ academic success. In fact, Moorpark College conferred 1,057 Associate Degrees for Transfer (ADT) in 2016-17, ranking it the first among the 114 California Community Colleges in terms of ADT production. Furthermore, our students excel outside of the classroom by adding value to their communities through service-learning projects. We provide opportunities for students to link their academic knowledge to their career interests through internships and other work-based learning opportunities. The College offers career education programs aligned with changing labor market needs in a safe environment that promotes the wellness of its students, faculty, and staff.
Moorpark College opened in 1967 with 2,500 students and 50 employees. Today, Moorpark College has more than 400 faculty and staff serving over 14,000 students. Our students are primed for success thanks to the foundation laid by our institution’s founders and the ongoing efforts of our campus team today. They are highly successful in transferring to four-year institutions, well prepared to enter new careers, and are engaged in the life and work of their communities. I personally welcome and wish you every success in achieving your educational goals at Moorpark College.
Dr. Julius O. Sokenu
Moorpark College will be your temporary home for this part of your academic and professional adventure. Our lives have been changed forever due to recent events and our sincere hope is that you may find shelter, warmth, and support at your Moorpark College home so that you learn to thrive in a changing world. Moorpark’s students first philosophy and commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion permeate the entire campus, reflected in its high-quality, innovative academic programs, customized student support, and an incredible range of activities and events as part of student life. Faculty are committed to providing the best possible student experience to help you attain your dreams. Please take advantage of all Moorpark has to offer during your time here. We welcome you with open arms to your new home, promising to work hard on your behalf, preparing you to move out and on to the next step in fulfilling your academic and professional goals.
Erik D. Reese
Academic Senate President
Welcome to Moorpark College, Home of the Raiders!
As you embark on your educational journey with us, we, the Classified Professionals at Moorpark College, are ready to be of service to you. We have been working very hard to provide you all the necessary services you need, in a safe manner, to be successful at Moorpark College. We take pride in promoting the campus’s philosophy of “student’s first”. As an integral part of the college community, we make sure to actively contribute to the growth and success of the College and all our students. Welcome once again to our campus and we wish you a successful academic year!
Classified Senate President