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CET - Oxnard

761 South C St, Oxnard, CA

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Center for Employment Training Schools

Center for Employment Training, commonly referred to as CET, is a system of schools that provide career training programs for interested individuals. The school is comprised of seventeen campuses in five states, with most of the schools being located within the state of California. The school was established in 1967 to provide educational opportunities for migrant workers coming into the United States. Over time the program was expanded, and its success relative to other similar schools was so great that it received funding to replicate its training model in other states.

Students who attend a CET campus will learn to work in a given field or industry through the tutelage of experienced and professional instructors. Facilities are designed to emulate real world settings in order to familiarize and acquaint students with environments that they will be working in. Upon completion students will receive a certificate that demonstrates competency for potential employers. The school primarily deals with disadvantaged populations as part of its mandate for improving social conditions.

Programs offered include:

  • Accounting
  • Culinary Arts
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Medical Assistant
  • Truck Driver

Oxnard Location

The Oxnard branch of Center for Employment Training is located at 761 South C St. This campus has a graduating class size which is approximately eighty-four students in a given year. This location offers services for students in the form of remedial education courses for licensure preparation or admissions requirements, career guidance & assistance to help students define their goals, and post-graduation job placement opportunities. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting cetweb.org.

Programs Offered

The programs listed below are some of the programs offered by CET - Oxnard. The list may differ from the actual programs offered, for a complete list of what programs are offered students may visit the school's website.

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Medical Assistant (900 Hours)

Medical assistant program takes on average seven months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition cost of this program is $10,000*
  • $3,500 is the average amount of student loans borrowed for this program**
  • Around 30 students completed the medical assistant program last year
  • The medical assistant program takes about 7 months to complete

Learn more about medical assistant programs through our medical assistant schools profile page, which also includes lists of schools offering this program.

Machine Tool Technology (900 Hours)

The machine tool technology program takes about seven months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition cost of this program is $10,000*
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average - in student loans**
  • The machine tool technology program takes about 7 months to complete

Property Management (900 Hours)

The property management program takes about seven months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition cost of this program is $10,000*
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $2,800 in student loans**
  • The length of the property management program is about 7 months

Find out more property management programs through our property management courses profile page, which lists schools offering this program along with a career overview.

Bus and Truck Driver (630 Hours)

The bus and truck driver program offered on average takes about five months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition cost of this program is $9,000*
  • Estimated loan repayment rate of 34% for former students**
  • Last year, more than 20 students completed this program
  • Students usually complete the bus and truck driver program in 5 months

More information and school listings are available through our bus and truck driver training information page.

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates and student loan balances are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $12,100. In order to calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $100 application fee for students applying to the school. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact CET - Oxnard for more information.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid94%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships87%$4,233
Receiving Student Loans72%$4,713

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 17%.

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IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.