MiraCosta College Facilities Master Plan

Client: MiraCosta Community College District
Services Provided: Master Planning, FPPs, Five Year Construction Planning
Project Location: Oceanside, CA
Master Plan Completion Date: 2006
Master Plan Goals:

  • Improve existing facilities
  • Replace all temporary facilities
  • Strengthen the campus identity within the community
  • Create a clear gateway for students and visitors
  • Improve vehicular and pedestrian patterns
  • Incorporate sustainable design principlesAward:  2007 AWARD OF EXCELLENCE Community College Facility CoalitionThe 2006 Facilities Master Plan for MiraCosta College is part of a comprehensive Educational Master Plan that includes the Academic Master Plan and the Information Technology Master Plan. tBP/Architecture worked closely with the College and their Planning Teams to develop the Facilities Master Plan which includes recommendations for all three sites in the District. The Master Plan follows the Guiding Principles that were established during the planning process:
  • Develop college to state standards
  • Maximize existing “functional” space
  • Eliminate “non‐functional” space
  • Right size proposed new facilities
  • Position the College to maximize potential state funding