Bachelor & Associate of Applied Science Degrees & Certificates

Bachelor of Applied Science Degree

Offered completely online, the Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) degree in dental hygiene is a degree-completion program. The program is designed to allow registered dental hygienists (RDH) an avenue to advance their dental hygiene education and increase their employment options. The RDH to B.A.S. program will expand career options for individuals currently holding a certificate or associate degree in dental hygiene. The program offers flexibility in scheduling and the ability to continue working while advancing your education and ultimately your career opportunities. 

Learn more about the B.A.S. degree.

Associate of Applied Science Degrees

The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees prepare you for entry-level employment in your chosen career. They have all been approved by the State Board for Community College and Occupational Education and have a minimum of 60 credits. A.A.S. degrees are not specifically designed for transfer but some will transfer or have courses embedded within them that will transfer. It is important that you talk with your academic advisor or faculty mentor to get specific details about transferring the A.A.S.

Note:  All science prerequisite courses must have been completed within the previous seven (7) years before the first day of classes in any of the health sciences programs. 

Certificates

CCD offers numerous certificates, which exist to either enhance your current employment skills or provide new ones. Many of the certificates can be applied to an A.A.S. degree when you are ready to continue your education. Some of the certificates require prerequisites and selective entry so it is important that you read the catalog carefully to understand what is required.

Program Name Degree Type
ACCOUNTING PROGRAM
- AccountingAssociate of Applied Science
- Accounting - TransferAssociate of Applied Science
- Bookkeeping/PayrollCertificate
- Tax PreparationCertificate
APPLIED TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
- Applied TechnologyAssociate of Applied Science
ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
- Architectural TechnologiesAssociate of Applied Science
- Digital Design MediaAssociate of Applied Science
- Sustainable DesignAssociate of Applied Science
- Contemporary Building TechnologyCertificate
- Digital Design MediaCertificate
- Sustainable DesignCertificate
- RevitCertificate
- Basic Building CraftsCertificate
- Advanced Building CraftsCertificate
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PROGRAM
- ManagementAssociate of Applied Science
- MarketingAssociate of Applied Science
- Real EstateAssociate of Applied Science
- Customer ServiceCertificate
- EntrepreneurshipCertificate
- Retail ManagementCertificate
BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
- Administrative ProfessionalAssociate of Applied Science
- Healthcare AdministrationAssociate of Applied Science
- Legal Administrative AssistantAssociate of Applied Science
- Administrative AssistantCertificate
- Office AssistantCertificate
- Healthcare AdministrationCertificate
COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS PROGRAM
- Computer Information SystemsAssociate of Applied Science
- Computer TechnologyCertificate
- Computer Information Systems Certificate in CybersecurityCertificate
CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROGRAM
- Criminal JusticeAssociate of Applied Science
- Homeland SecurityCertificate
DENTAL HYGIENE PROGRAM
- Dental HygieneAssociate of Applied Science
- Dental HygieneBachelor of Applied Science
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM
- Early Childhood EducationAssociate of Applied Science
- Early Childhood Education DirectorCertificate
- Early Childhood Education Teacher, Level ICertificate
- Early Childhood Education Teacher, Level IICertificate
ENGINEERING GRAPHICS PROGRAM
- InventorCertificate
- SolidworksCertificate
- Scanned Input 3D ModelingCertificate
FABRICATION WELDING PROGRAM
- Fabrication WelderAssociate of Applied Science
- Basic WeldingCertificate
- Intermediate WeldingCertificate
- ARC WelderCertificate
- Fabrication WelderCertificate
FOOD, NUTRITION & WELLNESS PROGRAM
- NutritionAssociate of Applied Science
- Food, Nutrition & WellnessCertificate
GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM
- Graphic DesignAssociate of Applied Science
- Graphic DesignCertificate
HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAM
- Human Services Transfer DegreeAssociate of Applied Science
- Human Services Pre-Social Work DegreeAssociate of Applied Science
- Human ServicesCertificate
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
- Information TechnologyAssociate of Applied Science
- Computer Service and SupportCertificate
- HealthcareCertificate
- Network SecurityCertificate
JOURNALISM PROGRAM
- Multi-Media JournalismCertificate
MACHINE TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
- CNC ManufacturingAssociate of Applied Science
- CNC ManagementAssociate of Applied Science
- Basic MachiningCertificate
- Intermediate MachiningCertificate
- CNC Machine Tool OperatorCertificate
- Industrial Maintenance TechnologiesCertificate
- Multi-Axis LatheCertificate
- CNC Wire EDM Certificate
- Five Axis Milling Machine Certificate
MEDICAL ASSISTING PROGRAM
- Medical AssistingAssociate of Applied Science
- Medical AssistingCertificate
- PhlebotomyCertificate
NURSING PROGRAMS
- Nurse AideCertificate
PARALEGAL PROGRAM
- ParalegalAssociate of Applied Science
- Paralegal - TransferAssociate of Applied Science
- General ParalegalCertificate
RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
- Radiologic TechnologyAssociate of Applied Science
- Computed TomographyCertificate
- MammographyCertificate
SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
- Surgical TechnologyAssociate of Applied Science
VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
- Veterinary TechnologyAssociate of Applied Science
- Veterinary Technology AssistantCertificate