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Degrees and Certificates

Skyline College makes it possible to achieve all of your educational goals. The College offers certificate and degree programs that empower you to achieve a successful, productive and fulfilling future.

for 2015-2016 Catalog Year

Click the links below to view a list of courses required for a specific program. This list may not include General Education Requirements, Basic Competency Requirements, and Specific Area Requirements needed to attain a degree. For more extensive information, go to DegreeWorks in WebSMART.

Accounting

Program Type Total Units
Accounting AS 60 Units
Accounting: Computer Specialist CERT 11.5 Units
Accounting: Indv. Tax Preparer CERT
Accounting CERT 22 Units

Administration of Justice

Program Type Total Units
Administration of Justice AA 60 Units
Administration of Justice - Transfer CSU GE AS-T 60 Units
Administration of Justice - Transfer IGETC CSU AS-T 60 Units
Administration of Justice CERT 27 Units

Allied Health Science

Program Type Total Units
Allied Health Science AS 60 Units

Anthropology

Program Type Total Units
Anthropology - Transfer CSUGE AA-T 60 Units
Anthropology - Transfer IGETC/CSU GE AA-T 60 Units

Art

Program Type Total Units
Art AA 60 Units
Art - Studio Art - Transfer CSU GE AA-T 60 Units
Art - Studio Art - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units
Art History - Transfer CSU GE AA-T 60 Units
Art History - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units

Asian Studies

Program Type Total Units
Asian Studies: Language, Commerce and Culture AA 60 Units
Asian Studies: Language, Commerce and Culture CERT 24 Units
Chinese Studies CERT 18 Units

Automotive

Program Type Total Units
Automotive Technology AS 60 Units
Automotive Technology: Technician AS 60 Units
Automotive Technician - Entry Level CERT 15 Units
Automotive Techology: Automotive Entrepreneurship CERT 10 Units
Automotive Technology: Advanced Engine Performance Tech CERT 19 Units
Automotive Technology: Asian Engine Performance Tech CERT 19 Units
Automotive Technology: Chassis Technology CERT 19 Units
Automotive Technology: Drive Train Technology CERT 19 Units
Automotive Technology: Electricity/Electronics CERT 19 Units
Automotive Technology: Engine Performance CERT 19 Units
Automotive Technology: Engines Technology CERT 19 Units

Biology

Program Type Total Units
Biotechnology AS 60 Units

Business

Program Type Total Units
Business: Business Management AS 60 Units
Business: International Logistics AS 60 Units
Business: International Trade AS 60 Units
Business: Legal Secretary AS 60 Units
Business: Multimedia Technology AS 60 Units
Business: Office Management AS 60 Units
Business: Business Admin. for Transfer, CSUGE AS-T 60 Units
Business: Business Admin. for Transfer, IGETC-CSU AS-T 60 Units
Business: Asian Business Practices CERT 12 Units
Business: Import and Export CERT 12 Units
Business: International Business CERT 12 Units
Business: Legal Aspects of International Business CERT 12 Units
Business: Medical Office Receptionist CERT 16 Units
Business: Warehousing and Logistics CERT 17 Units
Business: Warehousing Entry Level CERT 4 Units
Business: International Logistics Customs Broker CERT 9 Units
Business: Air Freight Forwarding CERT 12 Units
Business: Entrepreneurship CERT 9:10 Units
Business: Ocean Freight Forwarding CERT 12 Units
Business: Business Management CERT 31 Units
Business: Computer Information Specialist CERT 24 Units
Business: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management CERT 20:21 Units
Business: General Supervision CERT 22.5:24 Units
Business: International Trade CERT 18 Units
Business: Legal Secretary CERT 24 Units
Business: Multimedia Technology CERT 20 Units
Business: Office Assistant CERT 18 Units
Business: Office Management CERT 24 Units
Business: Business Administration CERT 29:32 Units

Communication Studies

Program Type Total Units
Communication Studies AA 60 Units
Communication Studies - Transfer CSU GE AA-T 60 Units
Communication Studies - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units

Cosmetology/Wellness

Program Type Total Units
Cosmetology AS 60 Units
Cosmetology: Entrepreneurship CERT 9.5 Units
Cosmetology: Esthetician CERT 18 Units
Massage Therapy CERT 24 Units
Cosmetology CERT 34.5:40 Units

Dance

Program Type Total Units
Dance AA 60 Units

Early Childhood Education

Program Type Total Units
Early Childhood Education AS 60 Units
Early Childhood Education for Transfer, CSUGE AS-T 60 Units
Early Childhood Education for Transfer, IGETC CSU AS-T 60 Units
Early Childhood Education: Foundations CERT 10 Units
Early Childhood Education: Fundamentals CERT 7 Units
Early Childhood Education: Entrepreneurship CERT 10 Units
Early Childhood Education CERT 24 Units
Early Childhood Education: Early Intervention Assistant CERT 24 Units
Early Childhood Education: Special Education CERT 24 Units

Education

Program Type Total Units
Elementary Teacher Ed. - Transfer CSU GE AA-T 60 Units
Elementary Teacher Ed. - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units

Emergency Medical Technology

Program Type Total Units
Emergency Medical Technology CERT 8 Units

Energy Systems Technology Management

Program Type Total Units
ESTM: Energy Efficiency AS 60 Units
ESTM: Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management AS 60 Units
ESTM: Solar Technology and Business AS 60 Units
Solar Energy Technology: Solar Installation CERT 7.5 Units
ESTM: Climate Protection Professional CERT 10 Units
ESTM: Solar Design, Estimation, Finance, and Sales Skills CERT 6 Units
Solar Energy Technology CERT 14.5 Units
ESTM: Residential Energy Assessment & Retrofiting Skills CERT 8 Units
ESTM: Residential Energy Efficiency CERT 28:30 Units
ESTM: Solar Installation CERT 27.5:29.5 Units
ESTM: Solar Technology and Business CERT 28:29 Units

English

Program Type Total Units
English AA 60 Units
English - Transfer CSU GE AA-T 60 Units
English - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units

Family & Consumer Sciences

Program Type Total Units
Family and Consumer Sciences AS 60 Units
Family and Consumer Sciences CERT 21 Units

Fashion Merchandising

Program Type Total Units
Fashion Merchandising AS 60 Units
Fashion Merchandising CERT 18 Units

Geology

Program Type Total Units
Geology - Transfer CSU GE AS-T 60 Units
Geology - Transfer IGETC CSU AS-T 60 Units

History

Program Type Total Units
History - Transfer CSU GE AA-T 60 Units
History - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units

Hospitality and Tourism Management

Program Type Total Units
Hospitality: Food & Beverage Entry-Level Professional CERT 7 Units
Hospitality: Guest Service Entry-Level Professional CERT 6.5 Units
Hospitality: Meeting & Event Planning Entry-Level Professional CERT 6.5 Units

Interdisciplinary Studies

Program Type Total Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Arts & Humanities CSU GE Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Arts & Humanities CSU IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Arts & Humanities Skyline Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Arts & Humanities UC IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Health & Physical Education. AA Degree Skyline AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Letters & Science CSU GE Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Letters & Science CSU IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Letters & Science Skyline Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Letters & Science UC IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Organiz Structures CSU GE Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Organiz Structures CSU IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Organiz Structures Skyline Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Organiz Structures UC IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Social & Behav Sci CSU GE Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Social & Behav Sci CSU IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Social & Behav Sci Skyline Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Social & Behav Sci UC IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Social & Nat Sci CSU GE Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Social & Nat Sci CSU IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Social & Nat Sci Skyline Pattern AA 60 Units
Interdisciplinary Studies: Social & Nat Sci UC IGETC Pattern AA 60 Units

International Studies

Program Type Total Units
International Studies AA 60 Units

Journalism

Program Type Total Units
Journalism AA 60 Units
Journalism - Transfer CSUGE AA-T 60 Units
Journalism - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units
Journalism CERT 24 Units

Languages

Program Type Total Units
Spanish AA 60 Units

Mathematics

Program Type Total Units
Mathematics AA 60 Units
Mathematics for Transfer, CSU-GE AS-T 60 Units
Mathematics for Transfer, IGETC CSU AS-T 60 Units

Music

Program Type Total Units
Music AA 60 Units
Music - Transfer CSUGE AA-T 60 Units
Music - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units

Natural Science

Program Type Total Units
Natural Science AS 60 Units

Network Engineering Technologies

Program Type Total Units
NETX: PC Configuration and Repair Cert CERT
NETX: Wiring and Installation Cert CERT
NEXT: Basic Networking Cert CERT
NETX: Network Engineering Cert CERT

Paralegal, Legal Administrative Assistant

Program Type Total Units
Paralegal, Legal Assistant AA 60 Units
Paralegal/Legal Asstistant CERT 24:25 Units

Physical Education/Kinesiology

Program Type Total Units
Physical Education AA 60 Units
Kinesiology for Transfer, CSU-GE AA-T 60 Units
Kinesiology for Transfer, IGETC-CSU AA-T 60 Units

Physics

Program Type Total Units
Physics: Physics for Transfer, CSUGE AS-T 60 Units
Physics: Physics for Transfer, IGETC CSU AS-T 60 Units

Psychology

Program Type Total Units
Psychology AA 60 Units
Psychology for Transfer, CSU-GE AA-T 60 Units
Psychology for Transfer, IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units

Respiratory Care

Program Type Total Units
Respiratory Care AS 60 Units

Spanish

Program Type Total Units
Spanish - Transfer CSU GE AA-T 60 Units
Spanish - Transfer IGETC CSU AA-T 60 Units

Surgical Careers

Program Type Total Units
Surgical Technology: AS Degree Skyline AS 60 Units
Surgical Technology: Central Service Tech With Clinical Practice CERT 11.5 Units
Surgical Technology: Certificate Skyline CERT 31.5 Units

Telecommunications & Network Information Technology

Program Type Total Units
NETX: Network Engineering AS

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