Yosemite National Park is located in the Central Valley / Motherlode Region

Colleges noted in grey on the map do not currently have Retail Hospitality or Tourism programs. Scroll down to see full list of R·H·T programs offered at each school.

Vince Roos, Regional Director, Employer Engagement, Central Valley/Mother Lode

Central Valley / Mother Lode Community Colleges Programs and Certificates

Bakersfield College

Buildings & Grounds Operations & Maintenance

  • Degree Track: Environmental Horticulture AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Environmental Horticulture

CULINARY & HOSPITALITY

  • Degree Track: Culinary Arts AS, Food Service Mgt. AS  
  • Certificate of Achievement: Culinary Arts, Dietetic Services Supervisor

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Certificate of Achievement: Retail Management

Cerro Coso Community College

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Management AS
  • Certificate: Management Certificate

Clovis Community College

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • TRAINING INSTITUTE: Essentials of Supervision & Leadership, High Performance Team Skills, Customer Service Academy

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Business Administration AS, AST
  • Certificate of Achievement: Small Business Certificate, Business Intern Certificate, Managerial Assistant Certificate
  • Certificates: Entry Level Management Certificate

College of the Sequoias

BUILDINGS & GROUNDS OPERATIONS & MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Landscape Management AS, Ornamental Horticulture AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Landscape Design, Landscape Management, Ornamental Horticulture
  • Skills Certificates: Ornamental Horticulture -​ Retail Nursery Skills Option

CULINARY & HOSPITALITY

  • Degree Track: Nutrition and Dietetics for Transfer AS-T
  • Certificate of Achievement: Food Services, Advanced Skills
  • Skills Certificates: Food Service, Basic Skills, Food Services, Intermediate Skills

FASHION

  • Degree Track: Fashion Merchandising & Design AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Fashion Merchandising, Certificate of Achievement in Cosmetology
  • Skills Certificates: Fashion Merchandising

Columbia College

CULINARY & HOSPITALITY

  • Degree Track: Hospitality Management: Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management: Hotel and Restaurant Management, Pantry and Dessert Chef, Restaurant Management
  • Certificates of Achievement: Chef, Hotel Management, Pantry and Dessert Chef, Restaurant Management
  • Skills Certificates: Baker, Baking for Entrepreneurs, Bartender, Chef for Entrepreneurs, Deli Cook & Baker, Dining Room Management, Dining Room Staff, Safety and Sanitation

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Entrepreneurship AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Entrepreneurship
  • Skills Certificates: E-Marketing Your Business, Entrepreneur Business Startup

Fresno City College

BUILDINGS & GROUNDS OPERATIONS & MANAGEMENT

  • Certificate of Achievement: Electrical Systems Technology: Facility Control Technician, Industrial Maintenance Technician, Introduction to Industrial Controls
  • Certificates: Industrial Automation

CULINARY & HOSPITALITY

  • Degree Track: Food Services Management AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Food Service Management, Culinary Arts

FASHION

  • Certificate of Achievement: Marketing: Fashion Merchandising

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Training Institute: Amazon Small Business Academy, High Performance Team Skills, Essentials of Supervision & Leadership, Customer Service Essentials, Diversity in the Workplace

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Certificates of Achievement: Fresno City College Marketing/Retail Management, (WAFC) Retail Management Certificate
  • Certificates: Marketing: Advertising, Marketing: Fashion Merchandising, Marketing: Personal Sales, Marketing: Retailing Certificate, Marketing: 21st Century Work Competencies

Merced College

BUILDINGS & GROUNDS OPERATIONS & MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Electronics Technician, Instrumentation & Process Control, HVAC Technician
  • Certificate of Achievement: Electronics Technician, Instrumentation and Process Control, HVAC Technician

CULINARY & HOSPITALITY

  • Degree Track: Food & Nutrition AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Dietetic Supervisor, Foods and Nutrition

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Business Resource Center: Customer Service Academy – Certificate, Emerging Leaders Institute – Certificate, ServSafe Certification

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Management/Supervisory Training, Small Business Entrepreneurship
  • Certificate of Achievement: Management/Supervisory, Entrepreneurship
  • Skills Certificates: Customer Service Academy

Modesto Junior College

BUILDINGS & GROUNDS OPERATIONS & MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Environmental Horticulture Science AS, Landscape Architecture AS
  • Technician Certificate: Commercial Floristry, Landscape/Park Maintenance, Landscape Design, Nursery Production

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Business Operations Management AS, Supervisory Management AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: WAFC Retail Management, Supervisory Management

Porterville College

ENTREPRENUERSHIP

  • Certificate of Achievement: Entrepreneurship
  • Certificates: Entrepreneurship

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Certificate: Customer Service Academy

Reedley College

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Training Institute: High Performance Team Skills, Essentials of Supervision & Leadership, Customer Service Essentials, Diversity in the Workplace

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Certificate of Achievement: Business Foundations

San Joaquin Delta College

BUILDINGS & GROUNDS OPERATIONS & MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Horticulture AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Horticulture, Landscape Basics, Landscape Management, Nursery Management

CULINARY & HOSPITALITY

  • Degree Track: Baking and Pastry AS, Culinary Arts AA,
    Culinary Arts, Advanced AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Baking and Pastry, Culinary Arts

FASHION

  • Degree Track: Apparel Design AA, Fashion Merchandising AS, Interior Design AA
  • Certificate of Achievement: Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising, Apparel Industry Sewing, Interior Design

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Degree Track: Retail Management and Merchandising AS
  • Certificate of Achievement: Basic Business, Entrepreneurship, Merchandising, Retail Management, Small Business, Supervision and Management

West Hills College Lemoore

CULINARY

  • Degree Track: Hotel Restaurant & Casino Management AA
  • Certificate of Achievement: Hotel Restaurant & Casino Management, Restaurant Management
  • Certificates: Restaurant Management, Hotel Restaurant & Casino Management

RETAIL MANAGEMENT

  • Certificate of Achievement: Retail Business Management