The Career Education and Workforce Development Department manages the SDCCD annual Perkins funds – the leading national funding available for career and technical education programs with the express goal of providing individuals with the academic and technical knowledge and skills they need to prepare for careers in current or emerging employment sectors.

This page provides resources for San Diego City, Mesa, Miramar, and Continuing Education regarding Perkins funding.


Annual Summary REPORTS

High level summaries of the use of Career Education designated Perkins Funds:




Worksheets & Guides for Perkins 1-c

There are two parts to Perkins 1C Final Reporting


Comprehensive Local Needs Assessment (CLNA) - Perkins 1-C

Districtwide CLNA

Regional Needs Assessments:

CLNAs from other San Diego Imperial County Community Colleges

Preparing for the CLNA

2023-24 Materials:


Perkins Reserve Funds

Perkins Reserve Reporting Deadlines for 2022-23



Perkins Iv



Local Perkins funds are determined through institutional program review and Perkins application procedures. Please contact your institutional Perkins lead for details:

  • San Diego City College: Dean Jesse Lopez
  • San Diego Mesa College: Acting Dean Cassandra Storey
  • San Diego Miramar College: Acting Dean Claudia Estrada Howell
  • San Diego Continuing Education: Dean Andrei Lucas