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Eligible Certificate Programs

The following programs are financial aid eligible for financial aid at American River College.  Some certificate programs have similar names and codes, so please contact your academic counselor with questions concerning specific program requirements.

 

NOTE:  Only units that apply directly to a selected certificate program are counted as financial aid eligible.  All units taken that do not directly apply to the certificate (program of study/major) are discounted for financial aid purposes.  At this time, no academy programs are financial aid eligible (POST, Fire, EMT).

Certificate Programs

No INSTITUTION'S PROGRAM NAME ACADEMIC PLAN CODE INITIAL APPROVAL DATE CREDIT HOURS DURATION IN WEEKS
1 Accounting 011593C01 12/17/2003 36 51
2 Accounting Clerk 011419C01 12/17/2003 18 34
3 Accounting: Payroll Practitioner 011422C01 9/21/2017 16 34
4 Art New Media - 3D Animation 011484C01 11/19/2009 18 51
5 Art New Media 3-D Modeling and Texturing 011484C01 3/1/2016 18 34
6 Art New Media 3-D Rigging Technical Director 011494C01 3/1/2016 19 34
7 Art New Media 3-D Technical Director 011496C01 3/1/2016 30 34
8 Art New Media Graphic Design 011392C01 11/15/1999 38 51
9 Art New Media-Illustration 011393C01 11/15/1999 37 68
10 Art New Media-Web Design 011395C01 11/15/1999 31 68
11 ASL - English Interpreter Preparation Program 01X1309C01 11/15/1999 50 68
12 Auto Tech: Alternative Fuels and Green Vehicle Technology 011036C01 3/1/2016 28 34
13 Automotive Analysis 011480C01 11/19/2009 41 51
14 Automotive Claims Estimator 011513C01 11/19/2009 16 34
15 Automotive Collision Technology 011038C01 11/19/2009 56 68
16 Automotive Emissions Inspection and Repair Technician 011272C01 9/21/2017 42 51
17 Automotive Technology 011037C01 11/15/1999 59 68
18 Automotive Technology: Air Conditioning Service 011315C01 12/1/2011 20 34
19 Automotive Technology: Auto Component Service Technician 011269C01 11/15/1999 45 51
20 Automotive Technology: Auto Service Technician 011271C01 11/15/1999 40 51
21 Automotive Technology: Transmission Service 011316C01 11/15/1999 32 51
22 Automotive Technology: Undercar Service 011305C01 11/15/1999 21 34
23 Automotive: Extreme Tuner 011482C01 3/1/2016 38 51
24 Automotive: Parts and Service 011504C01 10/22/2013 19 34
25 Biotechnology 011416C01 11/19/2009 24 34
26 Business -Gerontogy 011300C01 11/19/2009 36 51
27 Business Technology: Office Technology 011211C01 12/17/2003 21 51
28 Carpenter Apprenticeship 011247C01 11/19/2009 35 136
29 Chemical Dependency Studies 011153C01 11/15/1999 34 51
30 CIS Web Developer 011458C01 3/1/2016 24 34
31 CIS: Computer Networking Management: MS Windows 011427C03 11/15/1999 24 51
32 CIS: Database Management 011324C01 11/19/2009 24 34
33 CIS: Information Systems Security 011554C01 11/19/2009 23 34
34 CIS: Microcomputer Applications 011327C01 12/1/2011 21 51
35 CIS: Web Publishing 011424C01 10/22/2013 19 34
36 Civil Engineering 01X0312 9/21/2017 60 68
37 Clean Diesel Hybrid Technology 011040C01 3/1/2016 16 34
38 Clean Diesel Management Systems 011280C01 3/1/2016 16 34
39 Clean Diesel Technology 011040C01 10/22/2013 24 34
40 Commercial Music: Business 011514C01 11/19/2009 33 51
41 Commercial Music: Recording 011519C01 11/19/2009 37 68
42 Deaf Culture and American Sign Language Studies 011311C01 12/17/2003 31 51
43 Design Technology 011284C01 12/17/2003 37 68
44 Diesel Technology 011039C01 11/15/1999 24 34
45 Dietary Manager/Dietary Service Supervisor 011144C01 11/15/1999 20 34
46 Digital Home Technology Integration 010806C01 3/1/2016 20 34
47 Drywall/Lathing Apprenticeship 011512C01 11/19/2009 41 136
48 Early Childhood Education Master Teacher 011328C01 11/15/1999 53 85
49 Early Childhood Education Site Supervisor 011330C01 11/15/1999 60 85
50 Early Childhood Education-Teacher 011329C01 11/15/1999 45 68
51 ECE: Culture and Diversity Specialist 011489C01 11/19/2009 22 34
52 ECE: Curriculum Specialist 011095C01 9/21/2017 23 34
53 ECE: Infant Specialist 011094C01 11/19/2009 24 34
54 ECE: School Age 011098C01 11/19/2009 22 34
55 ECE: Special Needs Specialist 011096C01 9/21/2017 19 34
56 Electrical Engineering 01X0313 9/21/2017 60 68
57 Electronics Systems Technology 011564C01 11/19/2009 36 51
58 Electronics: Advanced Electronic and Telecomm 011502C01 12/1/2011 17 34
59 Electronics: Basic Mechatronics 011562C01 3/1/2016 17 34
60 Electronics: Biomedical Equipment Technology 010950C01 10/22/2013 20 34
61 Electronics: Mechatronics 011562C01 11/19/2009 27 51
62 Engineering Technology 011108A01 11/19/2009 40 51
63 Environmental Conservation 011131C01 11/15/1999 22 34
64 Environmental Conservation Technician (Conservation/Restoration) 011130C01 3/1/2016 17 34
65 Environmental Conservation Technician (Fisheries) 011130C02 3/1/2016 16 34
66 Environmental Conservation Technician (Wildlife) 011130C07 3/1/2016 16 34
67 Environmental Design -- Gerontology 011297C01 11/19/2009 36 51
68 Fashion Design 011123C01 12/1/2011 42 68
69 Fashion Merchandising 011125C01 11/19/2009 33 51
70 Fashion Runway Design 011121C02 3/1/2016 16 34
71 Fire Technology 011127C01 11/19/2009 30 34
72 Fitness Specialist 011567C01 11/19/2009 19 34
73 General Business 011046C01 11/15/1999 24 34
74 Geographic Information Systems 011364C01 11/15/1999 29 51
75 Gerontology: Case Management/Social Services 011299C01 11/19/2009 36 51
76 Health Care -- Gerontology 011298C01 11/19/2009 36 51
77 Healthcare Interpreting 011538C01 12/1/2011 22 68
78 HM: Culinary Arts/Restaurant Management 011148C01 12/1/2011 41 51
79 HM: Introductory Baking 011574C01 11/19/2009 17 51
80 HM: Restaurant Management 011149C01 12/1/2011 28 34
81 Horticulture 011146C01 11/15/1999 37 51
82 Horticulture Skills 011140C01 12/1/2011 17 34
83 Horticulture: Landscape Design Technology 011152C01 12/1/2011 34 51
84 Human Services 011151C01 11/15/1999 31 51
85 Ironworker Apprenticeship 011580C01 11/19/2009 38 136
86 Legal Assisting 011166C01 11/19/2009 30 34
87 Management: Leadership 011173C01 11/19/2009 27 51
88 Mechanical Engineering 01X0314 9/21/2017 60 68
89 Nursing: Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN to Rn) 30-unit option 011201C01 11/19/2009 30 34
90 Paramedic 011213C01 4/25/2013 36 68
91 Para-Professional Interior Design Planning and Design 011307C01 11/15/1999 40 51
92 Photography - Freelance 011026C01 10/22/2013 30 51
93 Pipe Welding 011244C01 3/1/2016 17 34
94 Pre-Apprenticeship 011246C01 12/1/2011 16 17
95 Real Estate 011223C01 12/17/2003 24 34
96 Recreation --Gerontology 011298C01 11/19/2009 36 51
97 Residential Commercial Electrician Trainee 011583C01 3/1/2016 28 34
98 Retail Management (WAFC) 011322C01 12/17/2003 25 51
99 Sheet Metal Apprenticeship 011249C01 11/15/1999 54 170
100 Sheet Metal Residential 011390C01 10/22/2013 28 68
101 Sheet Metal Service Technician Apprenticeship 01X0318C01 12/17/2003 54 170
102 Social Policy/Advocacy -- Gerontology 011302C02 11/19/2009 36 51
103 Solar Energy Systems Design, Estimation, and Sales 010669C01 10/22/2013 20 68
104 Technical Communications 011222C01 11/19/2009 21 34
105 Telecommunications Specialist 011571C01 10/22/2013 32 51
106 Theatre Arts: Acting 011485C01 11/19/2009 17 34
107 Theatre Arts: Costuming 011487C01 11/19/2009 17 34
108 Theatre Arts: Theatre Production 011491C01 11/19/2009 16 34
109 Theatre Arts: Theatre Production 011491C01 9/21/2017 60 68

 

 As of 03/08/2018

 

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