Degrees & Certificates

Listed below are programs of study offered by Riverside City College and requirements for specific certificates and degrees. Students are encouraged to meet with a counselor for individual education planning.

Any request for a course substitution or waiver may be discussed with a counselor and must be submitted for approval to the Admissions and Records Office​.

NOTE: Students wanting to transfer to a university may reference course transferability through www.assist.org.

For complete degree & certificate information, including required coursework listings, please consult the current College Catalog.​

Academic Certificates and Degrees

Program

Locally Approved Certificate

State Approved Certificate

Associate Degree

Program Code

area of emphasis

 

 

 

 

Administration & Information Systems

 

 

AA494*/AA494B*/AA494C*

American Studies

 

 

AA492*/AA492B*/AA492C*

Communications, Media & Languages

 

 

AA495*/AA495B*/AA495C*

Fine & Applied Arts

 

 

AA496*/AA496B*/AA496C*

Humanities, Philosophy & Arts

 

 

AA497*/AA497B*/AA497C*

Kinesiology, Health and Wellness

 

 

AA498*/AA498B*/AA498C*

Social & Behavioral Studies

 

 

AA499*/AA499B*/AA499C*

Math and Science

 

 

AS493*/AS493B*/AS493C*

 

Certificates and Degrees

ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE

 

AS504*/AS504B*/AS504C*/CE504*

Crime Scene Investigation

 

 

CE619

Investigative Assistant

 

 

CE785*

Victim Services Aide

 

 

CE679*

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

 

AS596/AS596B/AS596C/CE596

Applied Digital Media and Printing

 

AS653/AS653B/AS653C/CE653

Basic Graphic Communication

 

 

CE822

Basic Graphic Design

 

 

CE823

Electronic Publishing and Design

 

 

CE862

Motion Graphics and 3D Animation

 

 

CE821

Art

 

 

 

 

Visual Communications-Animation

 

 

CE774

Visual Communications-Illustration

 

 

CE825

Automotive Technology

 

 

 

 

Automotive Collision Repair-Refinishing and Paint

 

AS511/AS511B/AS511C/CE511

Automotive Trim and Upholstery

 

AS516/AS516BAS516C/CE516

Electrical

 

AS513/AS513B/AS513C/CE513

Ford Specialty

 

AS519/AS519B/AS519C

General Motors Specialty

 

 

AS583/AS583B/AS583C

Mechanical

 

AS515/AS515B/AS515C/CE515

BANK OPERATIONS

 

 

CE625*

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

 

 

 

 

Accounting Concentration

 

AS523*/AS523B*/AS523C*/CE523*

Banking and Finance Concentration

 

AS631*/AS631B*/AS631C*/CE631*

General Business Concentration

 

AS524*/AS524B*/AS524C*/CE524*

Human Resources Concentration

 

AS623*/AS623B*/AS623C*/CE623*

Management Concentration

 

AS521*/AS521B*/AS521C*/CE521*

Marketing Concentration

 

AS525*/AS525B*/AS525C*/CE525*

Real Estate Concentration

 

AS527*/AS527B*/AS527C*/CE527*

Entrepreneurship

 

AS531*/AS531B*/AS531C*/CE531*

Insurance

 

AS629*/AS629B*/AS629C*/CE629*

International Business

 

 

CE627*

Operations and Production Mgmt

 

 

CE833*

Small Business Accounting

 

 

CE859*

Small Business Payroll Accounting

 

 

CE860*

COMPUTER APPLICATIONS & OFFICE TECHNOLOGY

 

 

 

 

Administrative Office Professional

 

 

CE637*

Executive Office Management

 

AS639*/AS639B*/AS639C*/CE639*

Executive Office Professional

 

 

CE635*

Legal Administrative Professional

 

 

CE611*

Office Assistant

 

 

CE633*

Office Fast-Track

 

 

CE812*

Virtual Assistant

 

 

CE677*

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

 

 

 

 

C++ Programming

 

 

CE803*

CISCO Networking

 

 

CE810*

Computer Applications

 

AS726*/AS726B*/AS726C*/CE726*

Computer Programming

 

AS728*/AS728B*/AS728C*/CE728*

E-Commerce

 

 

CE807*

Java Programming

 

 

CE809*

Relational Database Mgmt Tech

 

 

CE816*

Systems Development

 

 

CE806*

Web Master-Web Designer

 

 

CE820*

Web Master-Web Developer

 

 

CE843*

COSMETOLOGY

 

AS534/AS534B/AS534C/CE534

Cosmetology Business Admin – Entrepreneurial Concentration

 

AS537*/AS537B*/AS537C*/CE537*

Cosmetology Business Admin – Mgmt and Supervision Concentration

 

AS535*/AS535B*/AS535C*/CE535*

Cosmetology, Instructor Training

 

 

CE675

CULINARY ARTS

 

AS561/AS561B/AS561C/CE561

DANCE

 

 

 

 

Pilates Dance/Conditioning Instructor

 

 

CE857

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

 

AS544*/AS544B*/AS544C*/CE544*

ECE/Assistant Teacher

 

 

CE795*

ECE/Twelve Core Units

 

 

CE797*

Early Childhood Intervention Assistant

 

AS601*/AS601B*/AS601C*/CE601*

Infant and Toddler Specialization

 

 

CE681*

EDUCATION PARAPROFESSIONAL

 

AS603*/AS603B*/AS603C*/CE603*

FILM, TELEVISION AND VIDEO

 

 

 

 

Basic Television Production

 

 

CE842

Production Specialist

 

AS641*/AS641B*/AS641C*/CE641

HUMAN SERVICES

 

AS663/AS663B/AS663C/CE663

Employment Support Specialization

 

 

CE802

KINESIOLOGY/EXERCISE, SPORT & WELLNESS

 

 

 

 

Athletic Training Emphasis

 

AS597*/AS597B*/AS597C*/CE597

Coaching Emphasis

 

AS599*/AS599B*/AS599C*/CE599

Fitness Professions Emphasis

 

AS595*/AS595B*/AS595C*/CE595

MUSIC

 

 

AA680/AA680B/AA680C

Jazz Performance

 

 

CE852

Music Performance

 

 

CE851

Music Technology

 

 

CE850

Piano Performance

 

 

CE853

NURSING

 

 

 

 

Critical Care Nurse

 

 

CE581

Nursing Assistant

 

 

CE584

Registered Nursing

 

 

AS586/AS586B/AS586C

Vocational Nursing

 

AS588/AS588B/AS588C/CE588

PARALEGAL STUDIES

 

 

AS591*/AS591B*/AS591C*

PHOTOGRAPHY

 

AS592/AS592B/AS592C/CE592

RETAIL MANAGEMENT/WAFC

 

AS536*/AS536B*/AS536C*/CE536*

SIGN Language interpreting

 

AS505*/AS505B*/AS505C*/CE505

WELDING TECHNOLOGY

 

AS606/AS606B/AS606C/CE606

Stick Welding (SMAW)

 

 

CE824

TIG Welding (GTAW)

 

 

CE819

Wire Welding (FCAW, GMAW)

 

 

CE818

*50% or more of the certificate/degree may be completed online

 

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Administration of Justice

 

 

 

 

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AS642*

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AS643*

Anthropology

 

 

 

 

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AA616*

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AA618*

Art History

 

 

 

 

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AA742*

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AA743*

Communication Studies

 

 

 

 

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AA587*

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AA588*

Computer Science

 

 

 

 

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AS650*

Early Childhood Education

 

 

 

 

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AS529*

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AS530*

Economics

 

 

 

 

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AA756*

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AA757*

English

 

 

 

 

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AA648*

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AA649*

Geography

 

 

 

 

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AA758*

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AA759*

History

 

 

 

 

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AA744*

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AA745*

Journalism

 

 

 

 

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AA670*

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AA671*

Mathematics

 

 

 

 

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AS719*

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AS720*

Music

 

 

 

 

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AA704

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AA705

Philosophy

 

 

 

 

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AA715*

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AA717*

Physics

 

 

 

 

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AS638

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AS640

Psychology

 

 

 

 

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AA566*

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AA568*

Sociology

 

 

 

 

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AA695*

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AA696*

Spanish

 

 

 

 

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AA707*

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AA708*

Studio Arts

 

 

 

 

With CSUGE pattern

 

 

AA693*

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AA694*

Theatre Arts

 

 

 

 

With CSUGE pattern

 

 

AA747*

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AA748*