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Regional Occupational Program (ROP)

North Orange County Regional Occupational Program is a cooperative effort in career technical education by five school districts in North Orange County, and it is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. North Orange County ROP is based in Anaheim, California and offers accredited career technical education and skills training as part of the public school system in Southern California. ROP teaches skills to about 23,000 students annually, 21,000 of whom are high school students. ROP holds classes at 23 high schools and three satellite locations. Classes are taught in wide range of career pathways.

NOCROP classes are appropriate for students who want to:

  • Explore careers options
  • Gain employability skills
  • Earn high school credits
  • Prepare for advanced education and training
  • Learn new job skills and/or increase work experience
  • Earn advanced placement/credits at local community colleges


NOCROP is a collaborative effort in career technical education by five school districts:

  • Anaheim Union High School District
  • Brea Olinda Unified School District
  • Fullerton Joint Union High School District
  • Los Alamitos Unified School District
  • Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District