Program Description

Classes provide opportunities for personal growth and development. Students learn skills for mental well-being, physical fitness, and economic self sufficiency. Instruction is focused for adults age 55+ and all ages are welcome.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)

  • SDCE older adult students acquire interpersonal skills to function effectively in a multicultural and diverse environment by comparing and evaluating their work in a respectful manner.
  • SDCE older adult students communicate facts, ideas, and feelings clearly by practicing verbal and non-verbal techniques.
  • SDCE older adult students analyze their progress toward lifelong learning goals through engaging in interactive communicative activities that promote critical thinking.
  • SDCE older adults prioritize, select, and engage in learning activities to promote positive aging in the 21st century.

Program Dean

Carol Wilkinson, Ed.D.

San Diego Continuing Education at Mesa College
7350 Armstrong Place
San Diego, CA 92111

Program Chair

Claudia Tornsaufer, Ed.D.

Assistant Program Chairs

Pat Mosteller

Charlene Schade

Mary Burns

Mission: San Diego Continuing Education commits to student success and community enrichment by providing accessible, equitable, and innovative quality education and support services to diverse adult learners in pursuit of lifelong learning, training, career advancement, and pathways to college. read more ยป