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Degrees and Certificates

Fields of Interest organize degrees and certificates that share similar areas of study, allowing you to identify your skills and interests to find a career path that’s best for you.

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Title Degree/Certificate Field of Interest
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Early Childhood Education AA Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Economics AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Religious Studies AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Social Work AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts AA
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Political Science AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Sustainability and Environmental Studies AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Women and Gender Studies AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Information Studies and eSociety AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in English (Literature) AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Philosophy AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Nutritional Science AA Health Sciences
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Secondary Education AA Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Sociology AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Psychology AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Mathematics AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Japanese AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Anthropology AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Educational Studies Early Childhood AA Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in History AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Family Life Education AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in English (Creative Writing) AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Exercise Science: Pre-Physical Therapy AA Health Sciences
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Communication AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Spanish AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Elementary Education AAEE Education
Web Design/Development AAS Computer and Information Technology
Retail Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Information Technology AAS Computer and Information Technology
Mobile App Development AAS Computer and Information Technology
Public Administration AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Sustainable Food Systems AAS Health Sciences
Quality Customer Service AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Nanotechnology AAS Applied Technology
Administration of Justice Studies AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Corrections and Detention AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Law Enforcement Training AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Workforce Development and Community Re-Entry AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Addictions and Substance Use Disorders AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Paralegal AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Organizational Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Accounting AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Programming and Systems Analysis AAS Computer and Information Technology
Risk Management and Insurance AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Early Childhood Education AAS Education
Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Cybersecurity AAS Computer and Information Technology
Broadband Telecommunications AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Airline Operations AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
General Business AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Dental Hygiene AAS Health Sciences
Applied Electrical Technologies AAS Applied Technology
Associate in Business, General Requirements ABUS-GR Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Associate in Business, Special Requirements ABUS-SR Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Sustainability and Ecological Literacy AC Culture and Society
Language Studies AC Culture and Society
Foundations of Sports Medicine AC Health Sciences
Creative Writing AC Culture and Society
K-12 Online Teaching AC Education
Spanish Language and Culture AC Culture and Society
Language and Literary Culture of the USA AC Culture and Society
K-12 eLearning Design AC Education
Sustainability AC Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in General Studies AGS
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Physics AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Biological Sciences AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science AS
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Geology AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Cybersecurity Fundamentals CCL Computer and Information Technology
Lineman Technology Level IV CCL Applied Technology
Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Level I CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Web Foundations CCL Computer and Information Technology
Paralegal CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Desktop Support CCL Computer and Information Technology
Retail Pharmacy: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Windows App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Automobile Insurance: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Personal Loans: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Utilities: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Law Enforcement Training Academy CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Basic Corrections CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Programming and Systems Analysis Level I CCL Computer and Information Technology
Nanotechnology CCL Applied Technology
Emergency Communications CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Workforce Development: Introduction to Sustainable Food Systems CCL Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Child and Family Organizations Management and Administration CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Quality Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Automobile Insurance: Policy Services CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Public Safety Technology CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Insurance: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
iOS App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Workforce Development and Community Re-Entry CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Automobile Insurance Claims: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Advanced Corrections and Detention CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Construction Trades: Electrical CCL Applied Technology
Enrolled Agent CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Human Services - Unemployment Insurance: Customer Service CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Administration of Justice CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Foundations of Mobile App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Microsoft Office Professional CCL Computer and Information Technology
Small Business Management Level I CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Lineman Technology Level III CCL Applied Technology
Construction Trades: Plumbing, Commercial and Residential CCL Applied Technology
Small Business Management Level II CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
General Business CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Computer System Configuration and Support, Security CCL Computer and Information Technology
Entrepreneurial Studies Level II CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Professional Addictions Counseling CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Health Care Insurance: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Level II CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Law Enforcement CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Public Administration: Legal Services CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Programming CCL Computer and Information Technology
Juvenile Corrections CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Web App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Advanced Juvenile Corrections CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Workforce Development: Foundations in Addictions and Substance Use Disorders CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Victimology CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Community Dental Health Coordination CCL Health Sciences
Early Childhood Education CCL Education
Welding: Gas Metal / Flux Cored Arc Welding (GMAW)/(FCAW) CCL Applied Technology
Broadband Telecommunications CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Debt Resolution: Sales CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Human Resources Management CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Organizational Leadership CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Cross-Platform App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Construction Trades: Carpentry, Commercial and Residential CCL Applied Technology
Basic Automotive Maintenance CCL Applied Technology
Broadband Telecommunications: Field Operations CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Corrections CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Property Insurance: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Cyber Engineering CCL Computer and Information Technology
Lineman Technology Level II CCL Applied Technology
Construction Trades: Plumbing CCL Applied Technology
Legal Studies CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Accounting CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Computer System Configuration and Support CCL Computer and Information Technology
Entrepreneurial Studies Level I CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Sustainable Food Systems CCL Health Sciences
Welding: Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Plate CCL Applied Technology
Retail Management CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Web Design CCL Computer and Information Technology
Public Administration CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Computer System Configuration and Support, Network CCL Computer and Information Technology
Water Services: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Android App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Credit Counseling: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Public Safety Leadership CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Homeland Security CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Basic Detention CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Foundations of Early Childhood Education CCL Education
Risk Management and Insurance CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Mobile App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Law Enforcement Investigator CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Airline Operations: Reservations and Ticketing Services CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Management CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Native Mobile App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Lineman Technology Level I CCL Applied Technology
Construction Trades: Carpentry CCL Applied Technology
Debt Resolution: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Motor Vehicle: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Law Enforcement Technology Academy CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Human Services - Specialist: Customer Service CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Microsoft Office Specialist CCL Computer and Information Technology
Construction Trades: Electrical, Commercial and Residential CCL Applied Technology
Programming and Systems Analysis Level II CCL Computer and Information Technology
Bank Account Management: Customer Service CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Law Enforcement Field Training CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Human Services-Assistance: Public Assistance Eligibility CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services

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Whether you’re just getting started on the path to a career or you’re looking to move up in your current profession, Rio Salado 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 Rio Salado College!

Watch Maricopa Community Colleges' Fields of Interest overview