Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Merritt College offers 70 programs through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 32 Associate, 28 1 Year Certificate, 9 1-2 Years certificates, 1 2-4 Years Certificate programs.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,053 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Merritt 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
Associate320414
1 Year Certificate280518
1-2 Years certificates90108
2-4 Years Certificate1013
Total7001,053

Best Programs

Associate
Associate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
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Popular Programs

CertificateAssociate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate2-4 Years CertificateAssociate
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 25 completers-
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations12-
Landscaping and Groundskeeping13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation 0 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Natural Resources and Conservation (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences 4 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 5 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 5 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Biomedical Technology/Technician5-
Hazardous Materials Management and Waste Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 327 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management17-
Child Care Provider/Assistant310-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 15 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal15-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 2 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Physical Fitness Technician2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting 0 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting0-
Homeland Security0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
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
Visual and Performing Arts 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art/Art Studies1-
Drawing0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 103 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary100-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)2-
Dietetic Technician1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 22 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management7-
Retail Management0-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping5-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Small Business Administration/Management4-
Real Estate6-
Total518
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 5 completers-
Landscaping and Groundskeeping3-
Plant Nursery Operations and Management2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 11 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities 62 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies62-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting 9 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting0-
Corrections5-
Criminal Justice/Police Science4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 21 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician3-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling18-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training0-
Total108
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 13 completers-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer13-
Total13
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 15 completers-
Landscaping and Groundskeeping15-
Plant Nursery Operations and Management0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1 completers-
African Studies0-
Ethnic Studies1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 3 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences 4 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 39 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies1-
Child Care Provider/Assistant38-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 8 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities 5 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies2-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies3-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics and Statistics 3 completers-
Mathematics3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 17 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences17-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 13 completers-
Psychology13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting 32 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting0-
Corrections4-
Criminal Justice/Police Science28-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 82 completers-
Social Sciences73-
Anthropology3-
Economics2-
Sociology4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 145 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer14-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)90-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling16-
Dietetic Technician8-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse17-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 41 completers-
Business/Commerce5-
Business Administration and Management19-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping11-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science0-
Real Estate6-
Total414