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Cerro Coso Community College

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The Tehachapi Campus serves the community of Tehachapi as well as the surrounding communities. We currently offer general education classes that can be used towards earning an AA, transfer, or personal/professional growth. Some of the services that we provide locally are proctoring, assessment testing, and academic counseling. Please come in and see us to discuss your educational goals.

Contact Information


Tehachapi Education Center/Monroe High School
126 S. Snyder Ave.
Tehachapi, CA 93561-1513

Campus Hours

Beginning August 24, 2020 to December 11, 2020 (dates subject to change):

  • Monday-Thursday: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (face-to-face is by appointment only)
  • Friday: Closed 

*Office closed (no appointments available) from 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM for lunch

Campus Directions


Campus Map

Update - Student Services

Student services are being provided by remote delivery, For Tehachapi. Please use the phone numbers and emails below to connect with us:

Phone Numbers

Phone: 661-823-4986
Fax: 661-823-4987

Campus Staff

Lisa Stephens, Director of East Kern
In office MW 9:00am-4:00pm
Kristin Hanle, Campus Manager
In office TuTh 8:00am-6:00pm
Nicole Griffin, Program Manager Dual Enrollment/Prison Education
In office MTuWTh 8:00am-6:00pm, F 8:00am-12:00pm
Kristie Nichols, Department Assistant II
In office MTuWTh 8:00am-6:00pm, F 8:00am-12:00pm
Karee Hamilton, Academic Counselor
In office Tu 8:00am-6:00pm
Anna Carlson, Educational Advisor
In office MWTh 8:30am-5:30pm

Library/Learning Assistance

Cynthia Mock, Adjunct Librarian

Math & Writing Labs

See the Math and Writing Labs page for the online schedule.

Schedule of Classes

Classes are also offered at

Tehachapi High School
801 South Dennison Road
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Kern Community College District