San Bernardino Valley College Catalog 2020-2021

A Public Community College in California

A College of the San Bernardino Community College District

701 South Mount Vernon Avenue
San Bernardino, California 92410

(909) 384-4400 •

San Bernardino Valley College maintains a culture of continuous improvement and a commitment to provide high-quality education, innovative instruction, and services to a diverse community of learners. Its mission is to prepare students for transfer to four-year universities, to enter the workforce by earning applied degrees and certificates, to foster economic growth and global competitiveness through workforce development, and to improve the quality of life in the Inland Empire and beyond.

SBVC is an equal opportunity institution. Courses and programs are provided for all residents regardless of race, color, religion, sexual orientation or physical disabilities. This publication is available in alternate formats (Braille, large print, e-text) for qualified persons with disabilities. For information call (909) 384-4443 or visit our website.

Accuracy Statement – The San Bernardino Community College District has made every effort to publish an accurate college catalog, but may without notice, change general information, courses, or programs offered. The reasons for change may include student enrollment, level of funding, or other issues decided by the district or college. The district and college also reserve the right to add to, change, or cancel any rules, regulations, policies and procedures as provided by law. Please visit the San Bernardino Valley College website for the most up-to-date and accurate information.

Board of Trustees

Name Title
Dr. Anne L. Viricel Chair
Dr. Stephanie Houston Vice Chair
Gloria Macías Harrison, M.A. Clerk
John Longville Member
Frank Reyes, M.A. Member
Dr. Donald L. Singer Member
Joseph Williams, M.A. Member
Alex Ramos Huaman CHC Student Trustee
Adrian Rios SBVC Student Trustee

District Administration

Name Title
Jose F. Torres, M.P.A. Interim Chancellor
Jose F. Torres, M.P.A. Executive Vice Chancellor
Kristina Hannon, M.A. Vice Chancellor, Human Resources and Police Services
Angel Rodriguez, B.A. Senior District Director of Marketing, Public Relations, and Governmental Affairs

San Bernardino Valley College Administration

Name Title
Diana Z. Rodriguez, M.B.A. President
Dina Humble, Ed.D. Vice President, Instruction
Scott Stark, B.S. Vice President, Administrative Services
James Smith, Ph.D. Dean, Research, Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
Scott Thayer, Ed.D. Vice President, Student Services
Paul Bratulin, B.A. Campus Director, Marketing, Creative Services, and Public Affairs
Larry W. Brunson, Jr. M.S. Director, Disabled Students Programs and Services
Raymond Carlos, Ed.D. Director, Student Life
Marco Cota, M.A. Dean, Counseling and Matriculation
April Dale-Carter, M.B.A. Director, Admissions and Records
Paul Dennis, M.A. Director, Police Academy
Emma Diaz, Ed.D. Director, Adult Education Block Grant (Inland Adult Education Consortium)
Ron Hastings, M.L.S. Director, Library and Learning Support Services
Leticia Hector, M.A. Interim Dean, Arts and Humanities
Joanne Hinojosa, M.S.W. Director, EOPS/CARE
Rick Hrdlicka, M.A. Director, Campus Technology Services
Robert Jenkins, M.P.A. Director, Facilities, Maintenance and Operations
Wallace Johnson, Ed.D. Dean, Social Sciences, Human Development and Physical Education
Dmitriy Kalantarov, Ph.D. Dean, Science
Michael Layne, M.A. Interim Director, SBVC Foundation
Stephanie Lewis, Ph.D. Dean, Mathematics, Business and Computer Information Technology
Sana Massad, M.S. Interim Associate Dean of Health Sciences and Nursing Director
Mark Merjil, M.A. Director, Child Development Center
Joanna Oxendine, M.Ed. Interim Director, Grant Development and Administration
Patricia Quach, M.Ed. Dean, Academic Success and Learning Services
Patricia Quach, M.Ed. Interim Dean, Applied Technology, Transportation and Culinary Arts
Maria Del Carmen Rodriguez, M.A. Dean, Student Equity and Success
David Rubio, M.A. Director, Athletics
Samuel Trejo, B.A. Director, Financial Aid
Sharaf Williams, M.Ed. Director, First Year Experience


Our special thanks to the following for their contributions to this catalog:

Dina Humble, Ed.D. - Vice President, Instruction

Paul Bratulin, B.A. - Director, Marketing and Public Relations

Mary Copeland, M.A. - Co-Chair, Curriculum Committee

Janice Wilkins, M.S. - Articulation Officer/Counselor

Kay Dee Yarbrough, M.A. - Administrative Curriculum Coordinator