San Juan College Campus during the luminarias.

About San Juan College

At San Juan College, we're all about student success and completion. Our academic programs are innovative, challenging, and affordable, giving you the knowledge, skills, and confidence to thrive in the global economy.

Founded in 1956, San Juan College (SJC) is a two-year higher education institution that offers academic and career and technical education. SJC serves as a regional leader in education and provides quality education to more than 8700 students seeking academic credit programs through face-to-face and online classes each year. Students can choose from over 140 two-year degree and certificate programs. In addition, the College provides workforce training to approximately 4,000 students and delivers non-credit community learning classes to 1,800 students annually. Dedicated to student success and completion, San Juan College offers innovative, challenging, and affordable academic programs that equip students with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to succeed in the global economy.

The College has five campuses: the main Farmington Campus on College Blvd; the 30th Street Campus, in Farmington; the Hutton Street Center in Farmington; San Juan College East in Aztec; and San Juan College West, in Kirtland, New Mexico.

SJC is organized into six Schools: Energy, Health Sciences, Trades and Tech, Business and Information Technology, Humanities, and Science, Math and Engineering. In addition to the six Schools, the Center for Workforce Development, the Community Learning Center, the Enterprise Center, and the Small Business Development Center support economic development, economic and personal growth, and skills training. All these components provide skills, education, and training for students, community members, employers, employees, and people seeking to upskill or obtain marketable skill or skills in high demand.

The College has agreements with several state universities to offer both bachelor’s and master’s degree programs at our various locations. San Juan College is proud to serve a unique and culturally diverse population.

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SJC Mission

Educate and empower individuals to thrive in an ever-changing world.

SJC Vision

Inspire success through world-class education and life-changing experiences.

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SJC Values

San Juan College is all about our students and community, and we're on a mission to make things better every day. With iCare Values, we've got the magic formula: Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence. We're raising the bar and having a blast while doing it! Let’s create your incredible learning experience together!

SJC is an Emerging Hispanic Serving Institution

Success matters at San Juan College! We proudly embrace and celebrate the rich tapestry of cultures that enrich our community. SJC is recognized as an Emerging Hispanic Serving Institution by the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities. With 21% of our student body identifying as Latino, we’re progressing towards achieving HSI status with the US Department of Education.

The HSI designation shows our commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where every student can thrive. At the heart of our commitment is the Herencia Latina Center, a hub of support and resources tailored to the needs of our Hispanic students. Through initiatives like ENLACE (Engaging Latino Communities for Education), we increase opportunities for underrepresented students. At SJC, your success is our priority!

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