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Degrees & Certificates


Los Angeles Valley College offers the following AA/AS Degree and Certificate Programs:
(For specific degree and certificate requirements consult the Catalog and/or see a counselor)


= Associate of Arts Degree      CA    = Certificate of Achievement
AS = Associate of Science Degree   SC = Skills Certificate
AA-T = Associate in Arts for Transfer Degree   NC = Noncredit Certificate of Completion
AS-T = Associate in Science for Transfer Degree      

To file for graduation, go to the Graduation Office.

To file for a Certificate, go to Academic Affairs.


Department Program Degree Certificate
General (See Counseling) CSU Breadth   CA
General Studies: Arts AA  
General Studies: Natural Science AA  
General Studies: Social & Behavioral Sciences AA  
Intersegmental General Education Transfer (IGETC)   CA
Liberal Studies: Multiple Subject Teacher Prep AA  
Anthropology Anthropology AA  
Cultural Competency   SC
Art     Art History AA  
Art: Graphic Design AA CA
Art: Three Dimensional Design AA  
Art: Two Dimensional Studio AA  
Biological Sciences Biology AS  
Business Administration Bank Management   CA
Banking   CA
Business: Accounting AA CA
Business: Banking and Finance AA  
Business: Management AA CA
Business: Marketing AA CA
Business: Real Estate AA CA
Credit Administration   CA
Escrow   CA
Finance   CA
Property Management   CA
Chemistry/Physics Chemistry AS  
Physics AS  
Child Development Child Development AA  
Child Development: Associate Teacher, Preschool (A)   CA
Child Development: Associate Teacher, Preschool Literacy (E)   SC
Child Development: Associate Teacher, Special Education (F)   SC
Child Development: Director, Preschool (B)   CA
Child Development: Early Childhood Education AA  
Child Development: Infant/Toddler Care Teacher (D)   CA
Child Development: School Age Day Care (C)   CA
Child Development: Special Education AA  
Child Development Teacher   CA
Computer Applications & Office Technology    CAOT: Administrative Assistant AA CA
CAOT: Computer Applications Specialist AA CA
CAOT: General Office Assistant   CA
CAOT: Website Software Specialist   SC
Continuing Education Basic Language Arts and Math   NC
Certified Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide   NC
Customer Service   NC
English as a Second Language I   NC
English as a Second Language II   NC
English as a Second Language III   NC
English as a Second Language IV   NC
English as a Second Language - Speech   NC
ESL Civics I   NC
ESL Civics II   NC
Microcomputer Literacy   NC
Workplace Success   NC
Earth Science Earth Science AS  
Geography AA  
Geology AS  
Emergency Services Administration of Justice AA CA
Correctional Science AA CA
Fire Technology AS CA, SC
Homeland Security   CA
English English AA  
Foreign Languages Foreign Languages AA  
French AA  
German AA  
Italian AA  
Spanish AA  
Health Sciences Registered Nurse AS  
Respiratory Therapy AS CA
History/Humanities/Law/Political Science History AA  
Humanities AA  
Political Science AA  
Mathematics Mathematics AS-T  
Media Arts          Broadcasting AA  
Broadcasting: Performance AA CA
Broadcasting: Radio AA CA
Broadcasting: Television AA CA
Cinema Arts AA  
Cinema Styles   CA
Journalism: Magazine AA CA
Journalism: Newspaper AA CA
Journalism: Photojournalism AA CA
Media Arts: Direction AA CA
Media Arts: Post-Production AA CA
Media Arts: Production AA CA
Media Arts: Screenwriting AA CA
Motion Picture Production Technician   CA
Music       Commercial Music AA  
Commercial Music: Instrumental/Vocal Performer   CA
Commercial Music: Music Arranging   CA
Commercial Music: Music Notation   CA
Commercial Music: Music Technology   CA
Music AA  
Musical Theater   SC
Philosophy/Economics    Economics AA  
Hebrew Studies AA  
Jewish Studies AA  
Philosophy AA  
Physical Education Physical Education AA  
Psychology   Psychology AA  
Psychology: Developmental AA  
Psychology: Social and Personality AA  
Sociology/Ethnic Studies   Ethnic Studies AA  
Sociology AA, AA-T  
Sociology: Social Welfare AA  
Speech Communication Studies AA-T  
Technology A+/Net+ Certification Preparation   SC
Architecture   CA
C/C++   SC
Computer Graphics/Design   CA
Computer Science AS  
Computer Science Programming   CA
Electronics AS  
Electronics Technician   CA
Electronics Technology   CA
Electronics: Biomedical Instrumentation AS CA
Engineering AS  
Engineering Technology: Industrial/Manufacturing AS CA
Engineering Technology: Mechanical Engineering AS  
Manufacturing Technology: Metal Machining AS CA
Manufacturing Technology: Numerical Control AS CA
Mechanical Drafting Design AS CA
Mechanical Engineering Technology   CA
Microcomputer Applications Management Specialist   CA
Microcomputer Systems   SC
Solar Energy Design and Management AS CA
Sustainable Construction Management AS CA
Theater      Theater Arts AA  
Theater Arts: Acting AA  
Theater Arts: Directing AA  
Theater Arts: Technical AA  
Theater Production   CA
Theatrical Performance   SC