Noncredit Program Certificates

The Educated Palate Crew

Areas of Studies

Who is Eligible?

  • Anyone who is 18 years of age or older
  • A minor who may benefit from instruction and has permission from both the local high school district and a parent/guardian

Getting Started

Step 1. Apply Online

Step 2: Sign in at the Office of Admissions and Enrollment or with Counselor.

Step 3: Take the ESL and  CASAS test

In many cases, you can enroll in classes by attending the first class meeting. You can also enroll after the start of the semester. Speak to a Counselor or the instructor

Students are required to reserve a seat at the Downtown Campus for testing. Please call (415) 267-6543 for more information.


Counselors are available to assist students complete educational and career planning.  Please call (415) 267-6555 for appoint (best) or drop-in for more information.

8:30 AM - 6:30 PM    Monday - Thursday
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Fridays

Noncredit Textbooks

Noncredit courses are Tuition Free. However, students are expected to buy books and supplies. A few courses require the purchase of additional materials or the payment of a materials fee.