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Noncredit Courses

Courses for Older Adults

Opportunities for lifelong learning, personal growth, and enrichment!

Courses for Older Adults are offered tuition-free to community members and offer a wide variety of topics taught by skilled professionals in each subject.

Our classes are specifically designed for adults age 55 and over, and offer a welcoming and engaging environment for students of all levels.

Students develop mental acuity and physical dexterity while learning and honing new skills in a variety of topics.

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Sample Courses

Courses vary by semester. Some examples include:

  • The Language of Film for Older Adults
  • Chorale for Older Adults
  • Guitar Ensemble for Older Adults
  • Theatre Production Workshop for Older Adults


We offer classes in the Watsonville Center and the Aptos campus

Getting Started