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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 48
2 Accounting Clerk 011419C01 12/17/2003 18 32
3 Art New Media - 3D Animation 011484C01 11/19/2009 18 48
4 Art New Media 3-D Modeling and Texturing 011483C01 3/1/2016 18 34
5 Art New Media 3-D Rigging Technical Director 011494C01 3/1/2016 19 34
6 Art New Media 3-D Technical Director 011496C01 3/1/2016 30 34
7 Art New Media Graphic Design 011392C01 11/15/1999 38 48
8 Art New Media-Illustration 011126C01 11/15/1999 37 68
9 Art New Media-Web Design 011395C01 11/15/1999 31 68
10 ASL - English Interpreter Preparation Program 01X1309C01 11/15/1999 50 64
11 Auto Tech: Alternative Fuels and Green Vehicle Technology 011036C01 3/1/2016 28 34
12 Automotive Claims Estimator 011513C02 11/19/2009 16 32
13 Automotive Collision Technology 011038C01 11/19/2009 56 68
14 Automotive Technology: Air Conditioning Service 01X1315C01 12/1/2011 20 34
15 Automotive Technology: Auto Service Technician 011271C01 11/15/1999 40 51
16 Automotive Technology: Transmission Service 011316C01 11/15/1999 32 51
17 Automotive Technology: Undercar Service 011305C01 11/15/1999 21 34
18 Automotive: Extreme Tuner 011482C01 3/1/2016 38 51
19 Automotive: Parts and Service 011037C02 10/22/2013 19 34
20 Biotechnology 011416C01 11/19/2009 24 32
21 Business - Gerontology 011300C01 11/19/2009 36 51
22 Business Technology: Office Technology 011211C01 12/17/2003 21 48
23 Case Management/Social Services 011299C01 11/19/2009 36 51
24 Chemical Dependency Studies 011153C01 11/15/1999 34 48
25 CIS Web Developer 011458C01 3/1/2016 24 34
26 CIS: Computer Networking Management: MS Windows 011427C03 11/15/1999 24 51
27 CIS: Database Management 011324C01 11/19/2009 24 34
28 CIS: Information Systems Security 011554C01 11/19/2009 23 34
29 CIS: Microcomputer Applications 011327C01 12/1/2011 21 48
30 CIS: Web Publishing 011424C01 10/22/2013 19 32
31 Clean Diesel Hybrid Technology 011040C01 3/1/2016 16 34
32 Clean Diesel Management Systems 011280C01 3/1/2016 16 34
33 Clean Diesel Technology 011040C01 10/22/2013 24 32
34 Commercial Music: Business 011519C01 11/19/2009 33 51
35 Commercial Music: Recording 011514C01 11/19/2009 37 64
36 Deaf Culture and American Sign Language Studies 011311C01 12/17/2003 40 51
37 Design Technology 011284C01 12/17/2003 37 64
38 Diesel Technology 011039C01 11/15/1999 24 34
39 Dietary Manager/Dietary Service Supervisor 011144C01 11/15/1999 20 32
40 Digital Home Technology Integration 010806C01 3/1/2016 20 34
41 Drywall/Lathing Apprenticeship 011512C01 11/19/2009 41 128
42 Early Childhood Education Master Teacher 011328C01 11/15/1999 53 80
43 Early Childhood Education Site Supervisor 011330C01 11/15/1999 60 80
44 Early Childhood Education-Teacher 011329C01 11/15/1999 45 64
45 ECE: Culture and Diversity Specialist 011489C01 11/19/2009 22 32
46 ECE: Infant Specialist 011094C01 11/19/2009 24 34
47 ECE: School Age 011098C01 11/19/2009 22 32
48 Electronics Systems Technology 011564C01 11/19/2009 36 48
49 Electronics: Advanced Electronic and Telecomm 011502C01 12/1/2011 17 34
50 Electronics: Basic Mechatronics 011563C01 3/1/2016 17 34
51 Electronics: Biomedical Equipment Technology 010950C01 10/22/2013 20 34
52 Electronics: Mechatronics 011562C01 11/19/2009 27 34
53 Engineering Technology 011108A01 11/19/2009 40 51
54 Environmental Conservation 011131C01 11/15/1999 22 32
55 Environmental Conservation Technician (Conservation/Restoration) 011130C01 3/1/2016 17 34
56 Environmental Conservation Technician (Fisheries) 011130C02 3/1/2016 16 34
57 Environmental Conservation Technician (Wildlife) 011130C07 3/1/2016 16 34
58 Environmental Design -- Gerontology 011297C01 11/19/2009 36 51
59 Fashion Design 011123C01 12/1/2011 42 68
60 Fashion Merchandising 011125C01 11/19/2009 33 51
61 Fashion Runway Design 011121C02 3/1/2016 16 34
62 Fitness Specialist 011567C01 11/19/2009 19 32
63 General Business 011046C01 11/15/1999 24 32
64 Geographic Information Systems 011364C01 11/15/1999 29 51
65 Health Care -- Gerontology 011298C01 11/19/2009 36 51
66 Healthcare Interpreting 011538C01 12/1/2011 22 68
67 HM: Culinary Arts/Restaurant Management 011148C01 12/1/2011 41 51
68 HM: Introductory Baking 011574C01 11/19/2009 17 48
69 HM: Restaurant Management 011149C01 12/1/2011 28 32
70 Horticulture 011146C01 11/15/1999 37 48
71 Horticulture Skills 011140C01 12/1/2011 17 32
72 Horticulture: Landscape Design Technology 011152C01 12/1/2011 34 48
73 Human Services 011151C01 11/15/1999 32 51
74 Legal Assisting 011166C01 11/19/2009 30 32
75 Management Leadership 011173C01 11/19/2009 27 51
76 Nursing: Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN to Rn) 30-unit option 011201C01 11/19/2009 30 32
77 Paramedic 011213C01 4/25/2013 Clock Hours 48
78 Para-Professional Interior Design Planning and Design 011307C01 11/15/1999 40 51
79 Photography - Freelance 011026C01 10/22/2013 30 51
80 Pipe Welding 011244C01 3/1/2016 17 34
81 Pre-Apprenticeship 011246C01 12/1/2011 16 17
82 Real Estate 011223C01 12/17/2003 24 32
83 Recreation --Gerontology 011298C01 11/19/2009 36 51
84 Residential Commercial Electrician Trainee 011583C01 3/1/2016 28 34
85 Retail Management (WAFC) 011322C01 12/17/2003 31 48
86 Sheet Metal Apprenticeship 011249C01 11/15/1999 54 128
87 Sheet Metal Residential 011390C01 10/22/2013 28 64
88 Sheet Metal Service Technician Apprenticeship 01X0318C01 12/17/2003 54 128
89 Social Policy/Advocacy -- Gerontology 011302C02 11/19/2009 36 51
90 Solar Energy Systems Design, Estimation, and Sales 010669C01 10/22/2013 20 51
91 Technical Communications 011222C01 11/19/2009 21 32
92 Telecommunications Specialist 011571C01 10/22/2013 32 51
93 Theatre Arts: Costuming 011487C01 11/19/2009 17 34

 As of 06/22/2017

 

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