|Motto||I Am COD|
|Type||Public community college|
|President||Joel L. Kinnamon, Ed.D.|
|Campus||Suburban, 160 acres (65 ha)|
|Colors||(Roadrunner) Red and (Desert) Gold|
College of the Desert (COD) is a public community college in Palm Desert, California. COD enrolls about 12,500 students, of which around one third attend college full-time. It serves the Coachella Valley of Riverside County. The college is federally recognized as a Hispanic-serving institution (HSI), receiving Title V grants.
COD is the home of the Energy Technology Training Center. COD offers associate degrees and certificate programs.