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Drive, ambition & a DVC degree lead to success at Apple

Jan 19, 2022

As a software quality assurance engineer at Apple and a DVC graduate with an associate in arts degree in psychology, Noor Khan understands what it means to have drive and ambition.

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Student Success Story: Brentwood Police Chief Tom Hansen

Dec 4, 2021

Tom Hansen chose to attend DVC’s administration of justice program because it always had a great reputation and the instructors really motivated students to enter the profession.

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Administration of Justice Grads Make a Difference in Local Communities

Dec 4, 2021

Students enrolled in DVC’s administration of justice program are offered numerous opportunities to get a sense of the “real-life” experience of a law enforcement professional.

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Industry Partnerships Lead to Fast-Track Careers in Technology

Nov 30, 2021

Brandon Manzanares graduated from DVC with an associate in science in allied health. After spending some time working in the medical field, he felt he wanted to explore other career options.

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Basic Needs Community Helps Students Survive and Thrive

Nov 30, 2021

Gerardo De La Torre arrived at DVC as a re-entry student, hoping to fulfill his dream of a college education. “I wanted to give myself another opportunity to be the first in my family to graduate from university. My parents immigrated from Mexico so their children could have a better life. I had always wanted to be a computer engineer, and work for NASA. I always dreamed of being amongst the stars in the night sky,” said De La Torre.