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Degrees & Certificates

If you are uncertain of your educational or career goals, our degrees and certificates are organized into Career and Academic Pathways (CAPs) that can help you narrow down your search. Click on the CAP at the left navigation bar to see the programs we offer in each pathway.

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Make sure to work with an LACC Counselor to confirm your pathway and develop an education plan.

About Degrees and Certificates
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Noncredit: Academic Preparation
Noncredit Certificate 

Accounting
Associate in Arts

Administration of Justice
Associate in Arts

Administration of Justice
Associate in Science for Transfer

Administration of Justice
Certificate of Achievement

Computer Applications and Office Technologies: Administrative Office Assistant
Associate in Arts

Computer Applications and Office Technologies: Administrative Office Assistant
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Adult Basic Education
Noncredit Certificate

African American Studies
Skills Certificate

American Sign Language
Certificate of Achievement

Art: Animation
Certificate of Achievement

Art: Animation
Certificate of Achievement

Computer Science: Applications Software
Certificate of Achievement

Photography: Applied Photography
Associate in Arts

Photography: Applied Photography
Associate in Arts: Pathway to CalArts

Art General
Associate in Arts

Art History
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Art History
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Art: Arts Graphic Communication
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Banquet and Restaurant Server
Noncredit Certificate 

Computer Applications and Office Technologies: Basic Administrative Office Assistant
Skills Certificate

Television: Beginning Cinema & Television Production
Skills Certificate

Noncredit: Beginning English as a Second Language
Noncredit Certificate 

Life Sciences: Biology
Associate in Science for Transfer

Business Administration
Associate in Arts

Business Administration
Associate in Science for Transfer

Business Administration
Certificate of Achievement

Computer Science: C++ Programming
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Career Discovery Skills
Noncredit Certificate 

Chemistry
Associate in Science

Chemistry
Associate in Science

Chemistry
Associate in Science for UC Transfer

Child Development
Associate in Arts

Child Development Associate Teacher
Certificate of Achievement

Child Development Master Teacher
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Child Development Readiness
Noncredit Certificate

Child Development Site Supervisor
Certificate of Achievement

Child Development Teacher
Certificate of Achievement

Child Development: Children with Special Needs
Certificate of Achievement

Chinese
Associate in Arts

Chinese Language and Civilization: Elementary Level
Certificate of Achievement

Chinese Language and Civilization: Intermediate Level
Certificate of Achievement

Cinema: Cinema Directing
Certificate of Achievement

Cinema: Cinema Post Production
Certificate of Achievement

Cinema: Cinema Producing
Certificate of Achievement

Cinema Production
Associate in Arts

Cinema Production
Certificate of Achievement

Cinema/Video Production
Certificate of Achievement

Cinematography
Certificate of Achievement

Computer Applications and Office Technologies: Clerical Office Assistant
Certificate of Achievement

Computer Science: Cloud Computing
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: College Readiness Math Fundamentals I
Noncredit Certificate

Noncredit: College Readiness Math Fundamentals II
Noncredit Certificate

Communication Studies: Forensics Path
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Communication Studies: Forensics Path
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Communication Studies: Non-Forensics Path
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Communication Studies: Non-Forensics Path
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Computer Applications and Office Technologies: Computer Applications Specialist
Associate in Arts

Computer Science: Computer Information Systems (CIS)
Associate in Arts

Computer Science
Associate in Arts

Noncredit: Computer Skills for the Workplace
Noncredit Certificate 

Computer Technology
Associate in Science

Computer Technology
Certificate of Achievement

Accounting: Computerized Bookkeeping and Accounting Technician
Certificate of Achievement

Theater - Costume Design: Costume Design: Level 1
Certificate of Achievement

Theater - Costume Design: Costume Design: Level 1
Certificate of Achievement

Theater - Costume Design: Costume Design: Level 2
Certificate of Achievement

Theater - Costume Design: Costume Design: Level 2
Certificate of Achievement

General Education: CSU General Education Breadth
Certificate of Achievement

General Education: CSU General Education Breadth
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Custodial Technician Training
Noncredit Certificate 

Noncredit: Customer Service Skills
Noncredit Certificate 

Computer Technology: Cybersecurity
Associate in Science

Computer Technology: Cybersecurity
Certificate of Achivement

Dental Prosthetic Technology
Associate in Science

Dental Prosthetic Technology
Certificate of Achievement

Dieteics/Nutrition/Family and Consumer Studies: Dietetic Service Supervisor
Certificate of Achievement

Photography: Digital Photography
Skills Certificate

Digital Prosthetic Dentistry
Certificate of Achievement

Child Development: Early Childhood Education
Associate in Science for Transfer

Economics
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Engineering
Associate in Science

English
Associate in Arts

English
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Noncredit: English as a Second Language-Civics
Noncredit Certificate 

Cinema: Entertainment Industry: Production Assistant
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Entrepreneurship Skills
Noncredit Certificate 

Cinema: Film, Television and Electronic Media
Associate in Science for Transfer

Finance and Banking
Associate in Arts

Finance and Banking
Certificate of Achievement

Administration of Justice: Fingerprint Expert
Skills Certificate

Kinesiology: Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer
Certificate of Achievement

Dental Technology: Fixed Prosthodontics
Certificate of Achievement

French
Associate in Arts

French Language and Civilization: Elementary Level
Certificate of Achievement

French Language and Civilization: Intermediate Level
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Front Desk Representative & Reservationist
Noncredit Certificate

Computer Science: Full Stack Web Application Developer
Certificate of Achievement

Earth Sciences: Geography
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Earth Sciences: Geology
Associate in Science for Transfer

Noncredit: Gig Economy Success Kit
Noncredit Certificate

Art: Graphic Design
Associate in Arts

Noncredit: Guestroom Attendant
Noncredit Certificate

Noncredit: Health Careers Readiness
Noncredit Certificate 

Noncredit: High School Equivalency Test Preparation
Noncredit Certificate 

Noncredit: Hospitality
Noncredit Certificate 

Psychology/Human Services: Human Services: Addiction Studies
Associate in Arts

Psychology/Human Services: Human Services: Addiction Studies
Certificate of Achievement

Psychology/Human Services: Human Services: Generalist
Associate in Arts

Psychology/Human Services: Human Services: Generalist
Certificate of Achievement

Humanities
Associate in Arts

General Education: IGETC for CSU
Certificate of Achievement

General Education: IGETC for CSU
Certificate of Achievement

General Education: IGETC for UC
Certificate of Achievement

General Education: IGETC for UC
Certificate of Achievement

Accounting: Income Tax
Skills Certificate

Child Development: Infant & Toddler Studies
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: In-Home Supportive Services Skills
Noncredit Certificate 

Music: Instrumental Performer: Brass
Certificate of Achievement

Music: Instrumental Performer: Guitar
Certificate of Achievement

Music: Instrumental Performer: Percussion
Certificate of Achievement

Music: Instrumental Performer: Piano
Certificate of Achievement

Music: Instrumental Performer: Strings
Certificate of Achievement

Music: Instrumental Performer: Woodwinds
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Introduction to Computers
Noncredit Certificate

Japanese
Associate in Arts

Japanese Language and Civilization: Elementary Level
Certificate of Achievement

Japanese Language and Civilization: Intermediate Level
Certificate of Achievement

Computer Science: Java Programming
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Job Readiness
Noncredit Certificate 

Journalism
Associate in Arts

Journalism
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Kinesiology
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Korean
Associate in Arts

Korean Language and Civilization: Elementary Level
Certificate of Achievement

Korean Language and Civilization: Intermediate Level
Certificate of Achievement

Liberal Arts: Arts and Humanities
Associate in Arts

Liberal Arts: Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Associate in Arts

Liberal Arts: Performing and Visual Arts
Associate in Arts

Liberal Arts: Social & Behavior Science
Associate in Arts

Noncredit: Literacy Level ESL
Noncredit Certificate

Management
Associate in Arts

Management
Certificate of Achievement

Management: Small Business
Certificate of Achievement

Marketing
Associate in Arts

Marketing
Certificate of Achievement

Mathematics
Associate in Science

Mathematics
Associate in Science for Transfer

Noncredit: Medical Interpretation
Noncredit Certificate

Noncredit: Medical Terminology for Career Readiness
Noncredit Certificate

Political Science: Modern Political Studies
Associate in Arts

Music
Associate in Arts

Music
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Music
Associate in Arts: Pathway to CalArts

Music
Associate in Arts: Pathway to UCLA

Music Songwriting and Composition
Certificate of Achievement

Music Technology
Certificate of Achievement

Dieteics/Nutrition/Family and Consumer Studies: Nutrition and Dietetics
Associate in Science for Transfer

Law: Paralegal Studies
Associate in Arts

Law: Paralegal Studies
Certificate of Achievement

Law: Pathway to Law School
Certificate of Achievement

Radiologic Technology: Patient Care
Skills Certificate

Philosophy
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Noncredit: Phlebotomy Technician
Noncredit Certificate

Noncredit: Phlebotomy Technician
Noncredit Certificate

Photography Darkroom
Skills Certificate

Photography: Digital
Certificate of Achievement

Photography: Photojournalism Photography
Certificate of Achievement

Photography: Photojournalism Photography
Certificate of Achievement

Physics
Associate in Science

Physics
Associate in Science for Transfer

Political Science
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Life Sciences: Pre-Allied Health
Associate in Science

Life Sciences: Pre-Allied Health
Certificate of Achievement

Theater - Acting: Professional Actor Training: Level 1
Certificate of Achievement

Theater - Acting: Professional Actor Training: Level 2
Certificate of Achievement

 

Theater - Acting: Professional Actor Training: Level 3
Certificate of Achievement

Computer Technology: Program in A+ Certification
Skills Certificate

Computer Science: Programming Languages
Certificate of Achievement

Psychology
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Psychology
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Kinesiology: Public Health Science
Associate in Science for Transfer

Radiologic Technology
Associate in Science

Radiologic Technology: Clinical Education
Skills Certificate

Radiologic Technology: Fluoroscopy
Skills Certificate

Real Estate
Associate in Arts

Real Estate Broker License
Certificate of Achievement

Real Estate Sales License
Skills Certificate

Nursing: Registered Nursing
Associate in Science

Dental Technology: Removable Prosthodontics
Certificate of Achievement

Management: Retail Management (WAFC)
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Retailing Smarts
Noncredit Certificate 

Russian Language and Civilization: Elementary Level
Certificate of Achievement

Russian Language and Civilization: Intermediate Level
Certificate of Achievement

Cinema: Screenwriting
Certificate of Achievement

Social Justice Studies: General
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Spanish
Associate in Arts

Spanish
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Spanish Language and Civilization: Elementary Level
Certificate of Achievement

Spanish Language and Civilization: Intermediate Level
Certificate of Achievement

Art: Studio Arts
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Noncredit: Technical Office Occupation Skills
Noncredit Certificate

Technical Theater: Level 1
Certificate of Achievement

Technical Theater: Level 2
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Technology for Success in the Workplace
Noncredit Certificate

Television Production
Associate in Arts

Television Production
Certificate of Achievement

Television Studio Production: Level 1
Skills Certificate

Noncredit: The Urban Ambassadors
Noncredit Certificate

Theater (Costume) Design and Production
Associate in Arts: Pathway to CalArts

Theater (Technical) Design and Production
Associate in Arts: Pathway to CalArts

Theater Academy Acting
Associate in Arts

Theatre Arts
Associate in Arts for Transfer

Music: Vocal Performer
Certificate of Achievement

Noncredit: Vocational English as a Second Language I
Noncredit Certificate 

Noncredit: Vocational English as a Second Language II
Noncredit Certificate 

Noncredit: Workforce Literacy Skills
Noncredit Certificate 

Noncredit: Workplace Success I: Creativity in the Workplace
Noncredit Certificate

Noncredit: Workplace Success II: Creative Leadership
Noncredit Certificate