2024 Noncredit Institute

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Event Dates
Deadline to Register/Application Deadline

Theme: Stepping into Vision 2030: A Noncredit Journey

Step into an immersive experience carefully crafted to align our educational endeavors in noncredit with the visionary landscape of 2030. This ASCCC faculty-led experience supports educators, staff, and administrators who are committed to continuous learning and aspire to create equitable outcomes for student success through noncredit education.

Colleges are encouraged to send teams of practitioners and leaders to include non credit faculty, counselors, senate presidents, and faculty and administrative leaders involved in career education, noncredit education, and the California Adult Education Program (CAEP). All other faculty members of different fields are encouraged to join the Noncredit Institute.


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Register for the Noncredit Institute

Registration Information
In Person Registration Fee: $385

Presenter Registration: Promo Code. The events team will reach out to presenters via email with a registration promo code.
** All Presenters are required to register. **

Registration Deadline: Thursday, April 25th at 5pm

Note: We will be taking credit card payments only for this event. If you need to make alternative arrangements, please email events [at] asccc.org.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact Kayla Vue or Tonya Davis at events [at] asccc.org. Three weeks advance notice of need for accommodations is requested.


Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
We do not take direct ticket transfers. You will need to submit a new registration for each person attending.

What is the cancellation/refund policy?

  • Payment is required prior to entering an Academic Senate event.
  • Please remember that the last day (April 23rd, 2024) to cancel your registration without penalty is always posted on each event's webpage, and is listed in each confirmation email. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to events [at] asccc.org on or before the posted date. Registration will not be canceled due to non-payment. All cancellations made after the posted cancellation date will be assessed a $175 cancellation fee.
  • Full Refunds will not be granted for cancellations after the posted cancellation deadline.
  • Cancellations made less than 7 business working days prior (April 23rd, 2024) to the event will be billed the full registration amount for the conference.
  • No shows, unclaimed "TBA" attendees, and cancellations made after the deadline will be billed to you and/or your college for the total cost of registration and room if applicable to the event. As attendees are permitted to register without funds, we have no way of determining cancellation unless specifically told, in writing.
  • It is your responsibility to ensure payment of the registration fee. Submission of your registration signifies agreement with this policy.
  • Unpaid balances owed to the Academic Senate must be paid off before an attendee can register for a future event.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
No, All attendee registrations must match the ticket. We no longer take direct transfers. Every attendee must submit their own registration and payment.

Questions and Concerns
Please contact the Academic Senate Event Team at events [at] asccc.org with any questions or concerns.

Please see Events Agreement Page for all terms and conditions.

Hotel & Travel

The Noncredit Institute will take place at the new location, Hotel Fera, a Doubletree by Hilton at 100 The City Drive, Orange, CA, 92868. A room block has been established for our attendees to book at our room rate of $169/night. Please note, a registration is required before receiving the room block reservation link. 

Room Rate: $169/night 

Cut-off Date: April 17th, 2024 

Parking: The hotel has provided discounted overnight self-parking for $18/night with in and out privileges.

For questions please contact Kayla Vue or Tonya Davis at events [at] asccc.org.


Tentative Schedule Subject to Change

Thursday, May 2, 2024

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.     Registration Opens

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.     Breakfast

9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.   First General Session
Step 1 Understanding    "Beyond Boundaries: Understanding Noncredit Students Across Diverse Contexts"

10:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.  First Breakout Sessions

  • Navigating California's Educational Legislation: Compliance and Innovation for Noncredit Education in Vision 2030
  • Empowering Adult Learners: Cultivating Inclusive Teaching Practices Through Data-Informed Andragogy in Noncredit Education
  • Change Leadership and AI: Navigating the Future
  • Data-Driven Insights: Unlocking Noncredit Student Experiences for Equity in California's Vision 2030
  • Equity-Driven Learning: Crafting Noncredit Student Outcomes for California's Vision 2030

11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.   Lunch

12:45 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.   Second General Session
Step 2 Examining    "Navigating Noncredit Pathways: Advancing Career And Academic Success in Vision 2030"

2:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. Break

2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.    Second Breakout Sessions

  • Unlocking Opportunities: Noncredit Certificates And Funding Strategies in California's Vision 2030
  • Preparing For Success: Data-Driven Approaches to Work-Based Learning and Upskilling in Noncredit Education
  • Navigating Noncredit Programming: Maximizing Equity Through Course Outline Of Record (COR) Alignment And Title 5 Compliance with CCCO
  • Bridging Pathways: Noncredit To Credit Agreements And Credit For Prior Learning in Support of Equity Goals
  • Noncredit Opportunities wtih the CCCO

3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Break

3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.     Roundtable

Friday, May 3, 2024

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.   Registration Opens

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.   Breakfast

9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Third General Session
Step 3 Implementing    "Building Equitable Noncredit Programs: Navigating Challenges and Fostering Success in Vision 2030"

10:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.   Break

10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.  Third Breakout Sessions

  • Harnessing Data for Program Success: Insights into Data-Driven Decision Making for Noncredit Education in Vision 2030
  • Designing Equitable Pathways: Universal Design for Learning and Certificate Development in Noncredit Education
  • Empowering Noncredit Students: Culturally Responsive Counseling and Strategic Advocacy in California's Vision 2030
  • Inclusive Support: Navigating Disability Rights and Accommodations in Noncredit Education
  • Empowering Language Learners: Best Practices in Vocational English as A Second Language (VESL) And iBEST Programs

11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.   Lunch

1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.    Fourth Breakout Sessions

  • Bridging the Gap: Advancing Equity Through AI in Noncredit Education
  • Course Design And AI
  • Stepping into Learning: Empowering Older Adult Learners
  • Designing Equity: Maximizing Instruction Design Resources
  • Equity in Stem: Addressing Emerging Needs for Noncredit Learners

2:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.   Break

2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.   Fourth Breakout Session/Closing Session
Building An Equitable Future: AI Integration In Noncredit for Vision 2030