Offered Degrees/Programs
Cert., AS
Total Number of Programs
158
Total Number of Completers
4,211

Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Cerritos College offers 158 programs through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 94 Associate, 37 1 Year Certificate, 23 1-2 Years certificates, 4 2-4 Years Certificate programs.
For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,211 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Cerritos 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
Associate9401,920
1 Year Certificate3702,034
1-2 Years certificates230256
2-4 Years Certificate401
Total15804,211

Best Programs

CertificateAssociate
Certificate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Business Administration and Management$49,600
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist$14,200
Associate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$61,600
Dental Assisting/Assistant$59,100
Medical/Clinical Assistant$47,200

Popular Programs

CertificateAssociate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate2-4 Years CertificateAssociate
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture 20 completers-
Architectural Technology/Technician20-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 40 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric40-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communications Technologies 2 completers-
Communications Technologies0-
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 2 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 72 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist23-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts49-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 1 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 7 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician2-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 58 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal58-
Court Reporting/Court Reporter0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 6 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Creative Writing6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 1,034 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies1,034-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Physical Fitness Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
International Relations and Affairs0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 10 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician9-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician1-
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 98 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist31-
Welding Technology/Welder64-
Cabinetmaking and Millwork3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 57 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist15-
Medical/Clinical Assistant42-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 596 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management361-
Office Management and Supervision0-
Retail Management177-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping3-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science8-
Small Business Administration/Management19-
International Business/Trade/Commerce10-
Real Estate9-
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations9-
Selling Skills and Sales Operations0-
Total2,034
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 2 completers-
Computer Programming/Programmer1-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst1-
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 44 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist34-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 1 completers-
Education0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 36 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician36-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 62 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care and Support Services Management3-
Child Care Provider/Assistant59-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 0 completers-
Law0-
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal0-
Court Reporting/Court Reporter0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 39 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician7-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician32-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 30 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist0-
Welding Technology/Welder5-
Cabinetmaking and Millwork25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 35 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Assisting/Assistant16-
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant19-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 7 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Retail Management0-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping7-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Total256
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 1 completers-
Court Reporting/Court Reporter1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 0 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist0-
Total1
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture 9 completers-
Architectural Technology/Technician9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 1 completers-
African Studies0-
Ethnic Studies0-
Women's Studies1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 83 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric71-
Journalism12-
Radio and Television0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communications Technologies 10 completers-
Communications Technologies0-
Recording Arts Technology/Technician9-
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 30 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Programming/Programmer3-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst3-
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications3-
Computer Science15-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 28 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist9-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts17-
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 2 completers-
Education0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs1-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 8 completers-
Engineering0-
Pre-Engineering8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 13 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician1-
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 27 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Chinese Language and Literature5-
German Language and Literature3-
French Language and Literature7-
Spanish Language and Literature10-
American Sign Language (ASL)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 94 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care and Support Services Management46-
Child Care Provider/Assistant48-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 23 completers-
Law0-
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary1-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal22-
Court Reporting/Court Reporter0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 38 completers-
English Language and Literature38-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 264 completers$15,700
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies196$15,700
Humanities/Humanistic Studies68-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 27 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences22-
Botany/Plant Biology0-
Microbiology2-
Zoology/Animal Biology3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 29 completers-
Mathematics29-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 177 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences177-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 29 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science29-
Physical Fitness Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 9 completers-
Philosophy7-
Religion/Religious Studies2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 36 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry17-
Geology/Earth Science1-
Physics18-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 113 completers-
Psychology113-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 102 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science102-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 141 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology11-
Economics8-
Geography15-
International Relations and Affairs0-
Political Science and Government25-
Sociology82-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 28 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician0-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician5-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician23-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 27 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist7-
Welding Technology/Welder16-
Cabinetmaking and Millwork4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 54 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts3-
Dance2-
Graphic Design10-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Cinematography and Film/Video Production6-
Photography3-
Art/Art Studies22-
Drawing2-
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics2-
Music2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 159 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist22-
Dental Assisting/Assistant5$59,100
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist24-
Medical/Clinical Assistant0$47,200
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant13-
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant28-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse67$61,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 309 completers-
Business/Commerce39-
Business Administration and Management220$40,700
Office Management and Supervision8-
Retail Management11-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping16-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science3-
Small Business Administration/Management2-
International Business/Trade/Commerce3-
Real Estate3-
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations2-
Selling Skills and Sales Operations2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 25 completers-
History25-
Total1,920