Following are links to important documents and websites:
Equivalency Request Form
Please save the form to your computer. Complete the form and submit it to Nicholas Matthews, Hiring Standards Committee Chair.
Minimum Qualifications and Local Standards - Cerritos College
View a listing of the Cerritos College disciplines that use State minimum qualifications and those disciplines that use local standards.
Minimum Qualifications - Statewide Standards(2018)
List of statewide minimum qualifications for disciplines that do not use local standards.
Equivalence to the Minimum Qualifications (2016)
The State Academic Senate's recommendations regarding the determination of equivalencies.
Minimum Qualifications - Disciplines List Review
Every two years the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges conducts a review of the Disciplines List, which establishes the minimum qualifications for the faculty of California community colleges. Details outlining the proposal process, time line, review, and adoption can be found at the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges site.
No Single Course Equivalencies
The Chancellor's Office has determined that community college districts are not authorized to establish a single course equivalency as a substitute for meeting minimum qualifications in a discipline.
State Academic Senate Site
Official site of the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges.