Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Central Arizona College offers 159 programs through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 57 Associate, 46 1 Year Certificate, 56 1-2 Years certificates programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 10 programs are available through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 3 Associate, 4 1 Year Certificate, 3 1-2 Years certificates program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,277 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Central Arizona College.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Associate573541
1 Year Certificate464374
1-2 Years certificates563362
Total159101,277

Best Programs

Certificate
Certificate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$56,100
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies$27,900

Popular Programs

CertificateAssociate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year Certificate1-2 Years CertificateAssociate
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 9 completers-
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations0-
Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 17 completers-
Communication0-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric17-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 6 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences1-
Computer Programming/Programmer0-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design5-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 28 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts20-
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef8-
Culinary Arts/Chef Training0-
Institutional Food Workers0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (2 completers) 0 completers-
Education0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 1 completers-
Engineering0-
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 33 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Automation Engineer Technology/Technician1-
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician8-
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician24-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies (4 completers) 44 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies36-
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management0-
Child Development4-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences (other)4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Accounting and Computer Science0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 0 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Fire Science/Fire-fighting0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 65 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Carpentry/Carpenter28-
Building/Property Maintenance37-
Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 93 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology66-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology10-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician17-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 41 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder41-
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Transportation And Materials Moving 0 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 19 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant7-
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services (other)5-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)0-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 16 completers-
Business/Commerce9-
Business Administration and Management1-
Accounting5-
Hospitality Administration/Management1-
Hotel, Motel, and Restaurant Management0-
Total374
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 0 completers-
Agricultural Business and Management0-
Equestrian/Equine Studies0-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communications Technologies 0 completers-
Communications Technologies0-
Recording Arts Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Programming/Programmer0-
Computer Programming, Specific Applications0-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0-
Computer Software and Media Applications (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 0 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts0-
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering0-
Engineering (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 1 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician1-
Solar Energy Technology/Technician0-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies (2 completers) 16 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies0-
Child Development16-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 319 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies319-
General Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biotechnology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geology/Earth Science0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Science Technologies/Technicians 0 completers-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 0 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Corrections Administration0-
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician0-
Fire Science/Fire-fighting0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 0 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Carpentry/Carpenter0-
Building/Property Maintenance0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 4 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician0-
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 5 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Upholstery/Upholsterer0-
Welding Technology/Welder5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Transportation And Materials Moving 2 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation2-
Ground Transportation (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology1-
Music Technology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (4 completers) 14 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder0-
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller4-
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary1-
Medical/Clinical Assistant0-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant0-
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant2-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)0-
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist0-
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage7-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training0-
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Accounting0-
Small Business Administration/Management0-
Hospitality Administration/Management0-
Total362
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 6 completers-
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations0-
Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology0-
Equestrian/Equine Studies3-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences (other)3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Mass Communication/Media Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communications Technologies 3 completers-
Communications Technologies0-
Recording Arts Technology/Technician3-
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 7 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences1-
Computer Programming/Programmer5-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications0-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 7 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (2 completers) 15 completers-
Education0-
Elementary Education and Teaching13-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 2 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician1-
Solar Energy Technology/Technician0-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields (other)1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 17 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Development17-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 280 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies255-
General Studies25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 4 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Science Technologies/Technicians 0 completers-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 24 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Corrections0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies17-
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 10 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 7 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Transportation And Materials Moving 6 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 9 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Graphic Design5-
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology2-
Fine/Studio Arts0-
Music Performance0-
Music Technology0-
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (4 completers) 113 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator19-
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist0-
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary2-
Medical/Clinical Assistant0-
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant0-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)5-
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician0-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer18-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Dietetic Technician19-
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage2-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse48-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 24 completers-
Business/Commerce12-
Accounting11-
Hospitality Administration/Management1-
Total541