The Aviation & Travel Careers Department operates primarily during the fall and spring semesters. However, you may visit the Counseling Center anytime.


ATC Department Location:

Technical Education Building 1, Rooms 210, 212

Cypress College, 9200 Valley View Street, Cypress, CA 90630

Map and Directions:


ATC Contact Information:

Department Coordinator: Ed Valdez 714-484-7253

Program Counselor: Jane Jepson 714-484-7074

Program Assistant: Kathy March 714-484-7252

Program Tutor: Mary Ann Saunders

Interim Dean: Kathleen Reiland  714-484-7411


Note: The department is open during the fall and spring semesters. For program information during the summer, please contact the Counseling Center (below) or the CTE Division office M-Th from 8 am to 5:30 pm at 714-484-7231.


ATC Faculty Contact Information

Most of the faculty in the Aviation & Travel Careers Department work full-time in the industry and teach part-time. To find your instructor’s email address, please click on the “Faculty” link.


Counseling Center: Counselors are located on the second floor of the Student Center (above Admissions) and can be reached at 714.484.7015. The hours and contact information can be found at You may see any counselor or email a counselor at