Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Rio Salado College offers 158 programs through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 58 Associate, 85 1 Year Certificate, 15 1-2 Years certificates programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 36 programs are available through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 14 Associate, 16 1 Year Certificate, 6 1-2 Years certificates program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 4,349 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Rio Salado 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
Associate5814604
1 Year Certificate85162,840
1-2 Years certificates156905
Total158364,349

Best Programs

CertificateAssociate
Certificate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting$40,100
Associate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary$31,500

Popular Programs

CertificateAssociate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year Certificate1-2 Years CertificateAssociate
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 0 completers-
Food Science0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation (2 completers) 1 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Environmental Science1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Communication and Media Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communications Technologies 13 completers-
Communications Technologies0-
Graphic Communications13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences (4 completers) 60 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Programming/Programmer9-
Computer Programming, Specific Applications0-
Computer Science0-
Computer Support Specialist51-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (4 completers) 47 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology3-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching2-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels1-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching17-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching24-
Education (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 1 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician0-
Nanotechnology1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics (4 completers) 6 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services (other)5-
Spanish Language and Literature1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 11 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Nutrition0-
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management1-
Adult Development and Aging0-
Child Care and Support Services Management4-
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services (other)6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 0 completers-
Law0-
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature (2 completers) 2 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Creative Writing2-
General Literature0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
General Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 58 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Natural Sciences0-
Sustainability Studies0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)58-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Astronomy0-
Meteorology0-
Chemistry0-
Physics0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 0 completers-
Psychology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 1,381 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Corrections1,092-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration100-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science108-
Juvenile Corrections81-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
Social Work0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology0-
Economics0-
Geography0-
Political Science and Government0-
Sociology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 128 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Carpentry/Carpenter24-
Electrician73-
Electrical and Power Transmission Installers (other)0-
Plumbing and Related Water Supply Services (other)31-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 45 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician45-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 35 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Furniture Design and Manufacturing35-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Transportation And Materials Moving 0 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Dance0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Art/Art Studies0-
Fine/Studio Arts0-
Music Performance0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 76 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Public Health and Education15-
Dental Assisting/Assistant0-
Long Term Care Administration/Management0-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling61-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (13 completers) 974 completers-
Business/Commerce24-
Business Administration and Management0-
Office Management and Supervision9-
Customer Service Management42-
Retail Management2-
Organizational Leadership24-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)0-
Accounting27-
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services15-
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation795-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0-
Small Business Administration/Management30-
Banking and Financial Support Services1-
Insurance5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 0 completers-
History0-
Total2,840
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences (2 completers) 42 completers-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design12-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications18-
Computer Support Specialist12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies (2 completers) 36 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal36-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 25 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Natural Sciences25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting (2 completers) 429 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Corrections3-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies2-
Criminal Justice/Police Science424-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 0 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Electrical and Power Transmission Installers (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 28 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician28-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts (2 completers) 274 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Graphic Design3-
Art/Art Studies271-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 47 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Assisting/Assistant9-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling38-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 24 completers-
Business/Commerce24-
Total905
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 0 completers-
Food Science0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Communication and Media Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 45 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Programming/Programmer1-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst0-
Computer Science0-
Computer Support Specialist44-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 10 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching0-
Elementary Education and Teaching4-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 1 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Nanotechnology1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 5 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Nutrition0-
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management1-
Family and Community Services4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies (2 completers) 16 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal16-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
General Literature0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities (3 completers) 279 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies247-
General Studies32-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Sustainability Studies0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences (1 completers) 25 completers-
Physical Sciences25-
Astronomy0-
Meteorology0-
Chemistry0-
Physics0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 0 completers-
Psychology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting (2 completers) 70 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Corrections13-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies2-
Criminal Justice/Police Science55-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Human Services0-
Social Work0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology0-
Economics0-
Geography0-
Political Science and Government0-
Sociology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 2 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Electrical and Power Transmission Installers (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Transportation And Materials Moving 0 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Dance0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Fine/Studio Arts0-
Music Performance0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 50 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Assisting/Assistant3-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist21-
Long Term Care Administration/Management0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling26-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (15 completers) 99 completers-
Business/Commerce23-
Business Administration and Management22-
Office Management and Supervision10-
Retail Management0-
Organizational Leadership5-
Accounting17-
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation1-
Organizational Behavior Studies20-
Insurance1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 0 completers-
History0-
Total604