San Diego/Imperial

The San Diego/Imperial region, also known as the southern border region of California, is home to 10 community colleges across San Diego and Imperial counties.


New Report On Childcare Industry Workforce Needs

Since the start of the pandemic, San Diego County has lost nearly 2,000 childcare spots due to providers closing their doors. Childcare centers that remained open were confronted with decreased enrollment and difficulty in recruiting and retaining staff.

New Report: Teacher/Education Occupations in San Diego County

In light of a widely reported regional and statewide teacher shortage, the San Diego/Imperial Center of Excellence (COE) has released a report examining the labor market for educators employed across a variety of careers in San Diego County.


Tina Ngo Bartel

Regional Director

(760) 795-6889

Recent Publications From San Diego/Imperial