Cost: $12.7 million
28,000 sq. ft.
Construction Manager:C.W. Driver
The DMC, a 28,000-square-foot facility, is an innovative state-of-the-art facility created through a unique collaboration of Rancho Santiago Community College District (RSCCD), Santa Ana College (SAC), City of Santa Ana, and the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration. The DMC features a business incubator for start-up companies, instructional space for SAC’s digital media arts, TV/video production and digital music programs. The facility also houses the Public Service Institute (PSI), a collection of business seminars related to the digital media and business industries, offered through SAC’s Business Division. The DMC also received funding from two outside sources with an acre of land being donated by the City of Santa Ana and a $1.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce.