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Programs, Majors, and Degrees

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All Programs and Areas of Study 

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Types of Degrees/Certificates MC Offers

Definitions of Degrees and Certificates.

MC offers associate's degrees and certificates. An associate's degree requires completion of a 60- to 70-credit combination of courses (generally, about 20 courses). A certificate is a shorter program (minimum of 12 credits) focusing on the development of specific skills. 

Associate of Arts

MC offers AA degrees recognizing mastery in the liberal and fine arts and is intended for transfer to equivalent bachelor of arts programs at four-year schools.

Associate of Science

MC offers AS degrees recognizing mastery in science or technology and is intended for transfer to bachelor of science programs at four-year institutions.

Associate of Arts in Teaching

MC offers AAT degrees recognizing mastery in a core of professional education coursework and fieldwork consistent with the first two years of teacher preparation. 

Associate of Fine Arts

MC offers AFA degrees (graphic design and studio art) recognizing mastery in the professional arts by those planning to transfer to a BFA program.

Associate of Applied Science

MC offers AAS degrees recognizing mastery of vocational-technical occupational skills and intended for those seeking immediate employment opportunities.


MC offers certificate programs recognizing successful completion of a sequence of courses (a minimum of 12 credits) that focus on the development of specific technical skills.

Professional Licensure at MC

MC offers certificates and licenses in numerous fields.

Noncredit Programs
MC offers a wide variety of courses, programs, certificates or degrees that can potentially lead to industry certifications. Visit the MC Industry Certification and Credentialing Preparation Programs section to learn more.

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