Important Resources

Following are links to important documents and websites:

Hiring Standards ProceduresPDF document

Equivalency Request FormWord document
Please save the form to your computer. Complete the form and submit it to Frank Gaik, Hiring Standards Committee Chair. Note: If you experience an error message when attempting to access the form, click 'OK' until the form opens.

Minimum Qualifications and Local Standards - Cerritos CollegePDF document
View a listing of the Cerritos College disciplines that use State minimum qualifications and those disciplines that use local standards.

Equivence to the Minimum Qualifications
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The State Academic Senate's recommendations regarding the determination of equivalencies.

Minimum Qualifications - Disciplines List Reviewnew window
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 sitenew window.

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 Sitenew window
Official site of the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges.

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