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Office Hours: Monday -Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm; 
      Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Community Education and Workforce Development Office
2075 Las Palmas Drive, M/S TCI
Carlsbad, CA 92011
P: 760.795.6820

Parking Information: Parking permits are required at Oceanside, San Elijo and Community Learning Center (CLC) campuses of MiraCosta College Monday-Saturday. Students may park in any lot marked Student or spaces marked Student at all campuses. Please avoid any spaces or lots marked Staff. Parking permits may be purchased from Parking Permit Vending Machines as follows:

  • Oceanside Campus: A day pass may be purchased for $1. There  are three parking permit vending machines locted on the Oceanside campus in Parking Lots 1A, 3C and 4C. In Parking Lot 4C, students may use debit and credit cards, a one dollar bill and exact change (no pennies).  In Parking Lots 3C and 1A, students may use a one dollar bill and exact change (no pennies).
  • San Elijo Campus: A day pass may be purchased for $1. here is one Parking Permit Vending Machine located next to the Campus Police kiosk in the front of the campus. This machine takes a a one dollar bill and exact change (no pennies).
  • Community Learning Center: A day pas may be purchased for 50 cents. There is one parking permit vending machine located at the front of the parking lot across from the main building entrance.  This machine takes exact change (no pennies).
  • Technology Career Institute: Parking Passes are not required. Parking is free.

Community Education Class Locations:

MiraCosta College Oceanside Campus.................................One Barnard Drive, Oceanside

MiraCosta College San Elijo Campus....................................3333 Manchester Avenue, Cardiff

Technology Career Center (TCI).............................................2075 Las Palmas Drive, Carlsbad

Other locations throughout North San Diego County. 


CLASS/WORKSHOP REFUND POLICY:  Except for Behind-the-Wheel Driver Training classes, College for Kids or Excursions, refunds will be granted up to three days prior to the class start date. A $10.00 cancellation fee will be retained for each refund. A full refund will be given if class is cancelled due to low enrollment. Unused attendance is not transferable to another class session. A $10 transfer fee will be retained for each class/workshop transfer.

BEHIND-THE-WHEEL RESCHEDULING AND REFUND POLICY:  A student who has not yet had driving dates scheduled may cancel out of the Behind-the-Wheel Training program for a refund less a $10 processing fee.  If a student needs to cancel, reschedule or is a "no-show" for their Behind-the Wheel Training dates, a $30 rescheduling fee will be charged unless notice is received by our office staff 3 business days prior to their driving dates.

EXCURSION REFUND POLICY:  Refunds will be granted up to one week before an excursion only if someone on the wait list is available to take your place. There will be a $25 cancellation fee if a replacement can be found.

COLLEGE FOR KIDS REFUND POLICY: Tuition payment will be refunded, less a $25 processing fee, if withdrawal is done seven or more days prior to the start of class. There are NO refunds once the class has started.