Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Cuesta College offers 120 programs through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 71 Associate, 32 1 Year Certificate, 15 1-2 Years certificates, 2 2-4 Years Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 2 programs are available through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 2 1 Year Certificate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,412 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Cuesta 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
Associate7101,056
1 Year Certificate32237
1-2 Years certificates150200
2-4 Years Certificate20119
Total12021,412

Best Programs

Associate
Associate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$77,100
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling$60,700

Popular Programs

CertificateAssociate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate2-4 Years CertificateAssociate
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 0 completers-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
Computer Support Specialist0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 0 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Library Science (4 completers) 11 completers-
Library and Information Science0-
Library and Archives Assisting11-
Library Science (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Fitness Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 0 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Building Construction Technology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 1 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician0-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 0 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Graphic Design4-
Art/Art Studies0-
Music0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 15 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical/Clinical Assistant0-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)14-
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling1-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 6 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management4-
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce1-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping1-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Small Business Administration/Management0-
Hospitality Administration/Management0-
Total37
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 0 completers-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 0 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 3 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant3-
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 3 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 159 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies159-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 8 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Electrician8-
Building Construction Technology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 0 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 3 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Fashion/Apparel Design0-
Interior Design0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 23 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training23-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 1 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science1-
Total200
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 119 completers-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician73-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse46-
Total119
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 8 completers-
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations8-
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production0-
Crop Production0-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture 4 completers-
Architecture0-
Architectural Technology/Technician4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 49 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric34-
Journalism3-
Radio and Television12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 14 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology7-
Computer Science0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 0 completers-
Personal And Culinary Services0-
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 10 completers-
Engineering0-
Pre-Engineering10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians (other)0-
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 4 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 59 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies14-
Human Development and Family Studies8-
Child Care Provider/Assistant37-
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 4 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 18 completers-
English Language and Literature18-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 275 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies195-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies80-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Library Science 4 completers-
Library and Information Science0-
Library and Archives Assisting4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 7 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 31 completers-
Mathematics31-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 27 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences27-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 35 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies4-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness2-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science29-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 0 completers-
Philosophy0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 23 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry2-
Geology/Earth Science4-
Physics17-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 55 completers-
Psychology55-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 26 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science26-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 84 completers-
Social Sciences8-
Anthropology6-
Economics23-
International Relations and Affairs0-
Political Science and Government17-
Sociology30-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 9 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Electrician9-
Building Construction Technology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 11 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair4-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician1-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 9 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 41 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Fashion/Apparel Design0-
Interior Design0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Art/Art Studies19-
Drawing0-
Sculpture0-
Music20-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 138 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical/Clinical Assistant4-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)8-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)72-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0$60,700
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician7-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse46$77,100
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 93 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management92-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Hospitality Administration/Management0-
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 17 completers-
History17-
Total1,056