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Degrees and Certificates

Whether you’re just getting started on the path to a career or you’re looking to move up in your current profession, Paradise Valley Community College is here for you. The Fields of Interest listed below were organized to help you clarify which career path you are interested in pursuing. Simply select a Field of Interest to explore the degree and certificate options available in your chosen field. Every Field of Interest represents a community of students, faculty, and staff who will give you the information, assistance, and encouragement you need to find success. So dive into your passion and begin building a career you’ll love. The possibilities are limitless at Paradise Valley Community College!

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Title Degree/Certificate Field of Interest
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Sociology AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Food Science and Technology AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Elementary Education AA Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Psychology AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Family Life Education AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Mathematics AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in English (Literature) AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Women and Gender Studies AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in History AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Information Studies and eSociety AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in English (Creative Writing) AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Philosophy AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Exercise Science: Pre-Physical Therapy AA Health Sciences
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Religious Studies AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Communication AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Anthropology AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Geography AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Japanese AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Social Work AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Educational Studies Early Childhood AA Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Political Science AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Counseling and Applied Psychological Science AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Secondary Education AA Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Sustainability and Environmental Studies AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in American Indian Studies AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Economics AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Spanish AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Nutrition AA Health Sciences
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Early Childhood Education AA Education
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Art AAFA Visual and Performing Arts
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Music AAFA Visual and Performing Arts
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Musical Theatre AAFA Visual and Performing Arts
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Dance AAFA Visual and Performing Arts
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Theatre AAFA Visual and Performing Arts
Integrated Public Health AAS Health Sciences
Dietetic Technology AAS Health Sciences
Audio Production Technologies AAS Visual and Performing Arts
Web Design/Development AAS Computer and Information Technology
Video Game Production AAS Computer and Information Technology
Fire Service Professional AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Information Technology AAS Computer and Information Technology
Marketing and Sales AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Fire Service Management AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Accounting Specialized Para-Professional AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Organizational Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Healthcare Technology Systems AAS Health Sciences
Early Childhood Education AAS Education
Music Business AAS Visual and Performing Arts
Forensic Science AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Paramedicine AAS Health Sciences
Exercise Science and Personal Training AAS Health Sciences
Network and Systems Administration AAS Computer and Information Technology
Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Fire Science AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Emergency Response and Operations AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Administrative Professional AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Accounting AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Nursing AAS Health Sciences
Administration of Justice Studies AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Programming and System Analysis AAS Computer and Information Technology
General Business Specialized AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Early Childhood Education AAS Education
Advanced Emergency Medical Technology (Paramedic) AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Cybersecurity AAS Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Programming and Mobile Development AAS Computer and Information Technology
Administrative Professional AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
General Business AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Computer Information Technology AAS Computer and Information Technology
Associate in Business, General Requirements ABUS-GR Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Associate in Business, Special Requirements ABUS-SR Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Sustainability AC Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Creative Writing AC Culture and Society
Leadership Development, Level II AC Behavioral Science and Human Services
Leadership Development, Level I AC Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Biological Sciences AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Astronomy AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Geology AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Computer Science AS Computer and Information Technology
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Geography - Meteorology AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Engineering AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Biochemistry AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Chemistry AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Physics AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Secondary Education AS Education
Healthcare Technology Systems CCL Health Sciences
Linux Associate CCL Computer and Information Technology
Technical Theatre: Puppetry CCL Visual and Performing Arts
Non-Sworn Fire Service Professional CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Computer Networking Technology CCL Computer and Information Technology
Red Hat Linux Engineer CCL Computer and Information Technology
Adobe Foundations: Animation and Graphics Production CCL Computer and Information Technology
Firefighter Operations CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Integrated Public Health: Health Administration CCL Health Sciences
Middle Management CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Music Business II CCL Visual and Performing Arts
Foundations of Early Childhood Education CCL Education
Fingerprint Identification and Photography CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Microsoft Desktop Associate CCL Computer and Information Technology
Practical Nursing CCL Health Sciences
Marketing CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Homeland Security CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Corrections CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Computer System Configuration and Support CCL Computer and Information Technology
Cisco Network Administration: CCNA CCL Computer and Information Technology
Technical Theatre: Stage Crew Technician CCL Visual and Performing Arts
Driver Operator CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Entrepreneurial Studies Level II CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Web App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Computer System Configuration and Support, Network CCL Computer and Information Technology
Cloud Computing CCL Computer and Information Technology
Microsoft Desktop Support Technology CCL Computer and Information Technology
Computer Systems Maintenance CCL Computer and Information Technology
Red Hat Linux Administrator CCL Computer and Information Technology
Web Design CCL Computer and Information Technology
Fire Service Professional CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Integrated Public Health: Health Education CCL Health Sciences
Linux System Administration CCL Computer and Information Technology
Administrative Professional CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Small Business Start-Up CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Administration of Justice CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Community Health Paramedicine CCL Health Sciences
iOS Application Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Technical Theatre: Costuming CCL Visual and Performing Arts
Emergency Management CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Organizational Leadership CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
VMware Foundations CCL Computer and Information Technology
Legal Studies CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Technical Theatre: Properties CCL Visual and Performing Arts
Victimology CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Entrepreneurial Studies Level I CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Android App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Computer System Configuration and Support, Security CCL Computer and Information Technology
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care CCL Health Sciences
Real Estate: Prelicense CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Personal Training Specialist CCL Health Sciences
Computer Information Technology CCL Computer and Information Technology
Programming and Systems Analysis Level I CCL Computer and Information Technology
Accounting Specialized Para-Professional CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Paramedicine CCL Health Sciences
Integrated Public Health: Health Navigation CCL Health Sciences
Web Developer CCL Computer and Information Technology
Linux Professional CCL Computer and Information Technology
Emergency Medical Technology Preparation CCL Health Sciences
Critical Care Paramedicine CCL Health Sciences
Early Childhood Education CCL Education
Integrated Public Health: Mobile Integrated Health CCL Health Sciences
Technical Theatre: Audio Technician CCL Visual and Performing Arts
General Business CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Management CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
VMware Systems Administrator CCL Computer and Information Technology
Nurse Assisting CCL Health Sciences
Technical Theatre: Lighting CCL Visual and Performing Arts
Audio Production Technologies CCL Visual and Performing Arts
Adobe Foundations CCL Computer and Information Technology
Computer System Configuration and Support, Linux CCL Computer and Information Technology
Law Enforcement CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Police Science CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Fire Officer Leadership CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Windows App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology

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