CEP's Learning Center

CEP provides professional learning and training, curriculum development, consultation and coaching, and college access products. 

From our over 40 years of experience, we have assisted communities, families, districts, schools and educators in gaining the knowledge and skills necessary to guide students through a successful educational journey.

CEP has the “ready to go” tools to begin and strengthen work preparing all students for college and career.  Our sequenced set of lessons and activities, training components, consultation and coaching are ready for immediate use and implementation.  For more information, contact moralesc [at] berkeley.edu (Claudia Morales), Director of Products & Services. 

College Advising Online Courses

UC Berkeley's Center for Educational Partnerships (CEP) offers online professional development courses designed by college advising experts for new and experienced college access professionals and counselors in schools, community-based organizations, and college access programs. Course Highlights: Course participants will gain knowledge, reflect on their practice, and receive resources to improve...Read more

Consultation & Coaching

Our experienced CEP professionals provide expert advice to deepen the analysis and assessment of college-going culture in schools, districts, state programs, or community organizations. Specific areas of focus include: Developing organizational strategies to successfully implement a college preparatory curriculum (a-g course sequence in CA) for all students. Designing and implementing a gap...Read more


College Knowledge Curriculum A developmentally appropriate, comprehensive, and engaging curriculum is crucial in putting students on a positive path to post-secondary education. CEP’s student and family-focused curricula integrate aspects of motivational and aspirational issues, as well as the specific college knowledge necessary to reach the goal of higher education.Read more

Training & Professional Development

Our professional staff provides technical training in college preparation for staff in schools, districts, and youth-serving organizations. Specific areas of focus include: Evaluating high school transcripts for college admissions eligibility. Developing personal statements for UC and other college admissions essays for private colleges/universities. Financial aid, FAFSA and Dream Act completion...Read more