California Institution for Women (CIW)

Inmate Programs:

  • PIA: Clothing and textile manufacturing (shirts, shorts, jeans, smocks, aprons, bedspreads, handkerchiefs, bandanas, Nomex firefighting clothing), Construction.
  • Vocational: Computer training, Data Processing, Word Processing, Building Maintenance, Cosmetology.
  • Academic:Adult Basic Education (ABE), General Education Development (GED), High School Diploma Program (HSDP), Voluntary Education Program (VEP), Transition Program, Enhanced Outpatient Program (EOP), Chaffey College (Associate degree), Coastline College (Associate degree), Palo Verde College (Associate degree), Feather River College (Associate degree), California Coast University (Bachelor degree program), Loyola Marymount University (Certificate program – Choice Theory – Internal Empowerment Coaching).
  • Other: Alpha Faith-Based Re-entry, Prison Puppy program, Victim Awareness, Drug Treatment/Diversion, Forestry/Camp Training.

DRP Programs

CDCR's Division of Rehabilitative Programs offers a wide range of programs for inmates. Check to see which programs are offered at this institution.