San Juan College

Founded in 1956, San Juan College (SJC) is a two-year higher education institution that offers academic and career and technical education. SJC serves as a regional leader in education and provides quality education to approximately 10,000 students seeking academic credit programs through face-to-face and online classes each year. Students can choose from over 130 two-year degree and certificate programs. In addition, the College provides workforce training to approximately 4,000 students and delivers non-credit community learning classes to 1,800 students annually. Dedicated to student success and completion, San Juan College offers innovative, challenging, and affordable academic programs that equip students with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to succeed in the global economy.   The College has five campuses: the main Farmington Campus on College Blvd; the 30th Street Campus, in Farmington; the Hutton Street Center in Farmington; San Juan College East in Aztec; and San Juan College West, in Kirtland, New Mexico.   SJC is organized into six Schools: Energy, Health Sciences, Trades and Tech, Business and Information Technology, Humanities, and Math, Science, and Engineering. In addition to the six Schools, the Center for Workforce Development, the Community Learning Center, the Enterprise Center, and the Small Business Development Center support economic development, economic and personal growth, and skills training. All these components provide skills, education, and training for students, community members, employers, employees, and people seeking to upskill or obtain marketable skill or skills in high demand.   The College has agreements with several state universities to offer both bachelor’s and master’s degree programs at our various locations. San Juan College is proud to serve a unique and culturally diverse population.



Educate and empower individuals to thrive in an ever-changing world.


Inspire success through world-class education.

Strategic Directions

  • Create an agile and responsive business model that responds to economic changes and focuses on helping all students achieve a high level of success in learning, completion and employment.
  • Expand signature programs nationally to strengthen college sustainability and provide economic development in the region.
  • Utilize College competencies to deliver an internationally accessible energy resources curriculum.
  • Grow and sustain health science programs by developing and implementing alternative models designed to lower costs while maintaining quality and accessibility.


San Juan College is committed to serving the needs of our students and the community through a process of continuous quality improvement. Incorporating the acronym of “iCare,” San Juan College upholds and affirms the values of Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Excellence.