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Fully Online Degrees/Certificates

Earn an Associate's Degree or Certificate Completely Online
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Can’t make it to a campus to attend classes? No problem. Complete an associate's degree or certificate on your schedule, from anywhere with an internet connection, by taking all your classes online. 

The online degree and certificate programs below have the same curriculum and requirements as the traditional on-campus degree programs. All courses are taught by the College’s expert faculty who have been trained and certified in online quality assurance.

As an online learner, you have complete access to all the College’s e-resources to support your studies. You can also come to any of our campuses to use the physical academic support centers, libraries, advising services, and more. 

Fully Online Associate's Degrees

  • Behavioral Health:  Behavioral health is a dynamic and growing field that focuses on promoting positive health behaviors while reducing or eliminating health risk behaviors.
  • Business: Prepare for a career in fields like finance, accounting, international business, marketing, or management, and/or transfer to a bachelor's degree program.
  • Computer Science and Technologies: Learn the latest technologies and prepare to transfer or start a career. Choose from two tracks for this degree: computer science or information sciences or systems.
  • Criminal Justice: We offer two criminal justice degrees: an AAS degree for those already working in criminal justice or looking to start a new career, and an AA degree designed to transfer so you can earn a bachelor's degree.
  • Cybersecurity: Prepare for a career in cybersecurity: the program emphasizes computer security and information assurance concepts, augmented with current industry standard techniques.
  • Data Science: The Associate of Science in Data Science degree provides an excellent opportunity for students wanting to increase their data literacy and data acumen, improve their marketability, and/or prepare for a career in a data science field. 
  • Digital Media and Web Technology: From front-end development to server-side programming and databases, this AA degree provides students with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the rapidly growing field of website and web application development.
  • Early Childhood Education Technology: Prepare for a career working with children from infancy through age eight in a variety of early childhood settings. The curriculum has a core of 34 credit hours directly related to early childhood education. 
  • Emergency Preparedness Management: The program focuses on a multidisciplinary approach to preparedness and the skills needed to organize and lead emergency management operations, and prepares students to perform in a disaster by providing the necessary skills for mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery.
  • Fire and Emergency Services Management: This curriculum is designed to provide individuals with the principles, theory, and practices associated with state-of-the-art fire science and management, including issues related to tactical fire operations, fire safety, firefighting and emergency services leadership and management, and community fire issues.
  • General Studies: Explore your personal, professional, and academic areas of interest while pursuing your associate's degree. Earning a degree in General Studies at Montgomery College will help prepare you for the next level.

Fully Online Certificates

  • Computer Science and Technologies: MC offers two Computer Science and Technologies Certificates, one in Computer Programming and one in Java Development.
  • Emergency Preparedness Management: The certificate in emergency preparedness management provides students with the technical and professional knowledge to prepare for a career in emergency management.
  • Fire and Emergency Services Management: This curriculum is designed to provide individuals with the principles, theory, and practices associated with state-of-the-art fire science and management, including issues related to tactical fire operations, fire safety, firefighting and emergency services leadership and management, and community fire issues.
  • Homeland Security: The curriculum consists of 18 credit hours with coursework in emergency management, intelligence and counterintelligence functions, terrorism, critical infrastructure protection, and other relevant topics.
  • Hospitality Supervision and Leadership: MC's hospitality supervision and leadership certificate will prepare you for a management role in the lodging or food service industry. You can customize the program by choosing courses in lodging or food service specialties.
  • Professional and Technical Writing: The certificate curriculum is designed for students from a variety of degree programs who want to move into professional writing careers, to enhance their employability, or to upgrade their skills.
  • Web Development: The certificate curriculum focuses on website design, web database technology, web content management systems and strategy, and HTML validity.
  • Women’s and Gender Studies: The Women’s and Gender Studies Certificate provides you with professional, personal, and academic opportunities, and prepares you to continue your studies at a four-year school.