Greetings from the Superintendent/President
Welcome to Palomar College, the number one and largest higher education in North County, with the best career education programs and a variety of degrees, certificates and transfer options to help you succeed. With beautiful, state-of-the-art campuses in San Marcos, Escondido, Fallbrook, and Rancho Bernardo, Palomar has a location near you.
In all, Palomar has more than 250 degree and certificate programs for you to choose from, with outstanding support services and first-rate staff who work for your success. Whether your goal is to earn an associate degree, transfer to a four-year institution, gain skills in one of our career education programs, or train for a new job, you’re in the right place.
Your educational experience is our top priority, and our exceptional faculty, staff and administrators are dedicated to student success. In addition to choosing the perfect classes for your needs, I invite you to explore the many student support services and programs we provide, including counseling; assessment; financial aid; veterans’ services; tutoring assistance and career guidance. I also hope you will get involved in social and learning opportunities available through the student clubs and organizations; theatre, music and dance performances; and athletic teams and events.
On behalf of everyone at Palomar, I wish you much success this semester.
Joi Lin Blake, Ed.D.