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Glendale Community College shall confer the degree of Associate of Arts or Associate of Science upon a student who has satisfactorily completed all of the requirements for graduation.

A student may receive only one (AS or AS-T) and one (AA or AA-T) degree for a total of two Associate degrees. However, if a student seeks to earn additional degrees for employment purposes, or four-year university admission requirement, he or she may do so. See catalog or requirements.

The Associate degree is granted to persons who file a Petition for Graduation in the Office of Admissions and Records, who are not on academic probation, and who have completed 12 semester units of the required college curriculum of 60 degree applicable semester units at Glendale Community College. The completion of the required 60 semester units must include all of the following: 

Education toward the granting of AA/AS degree(s) is provided in accordance with approved graduation requirements. General education and major coursework form the core of the required curriculum, the balance being electives.


Accounting AS
Addiction Studies Counseling AS
Administration of Justice AS-T
Administration of Justice AS
Anthropology AA-T
Architectural Drafting and Design AS
Art AS
Art History AA-T
Aviation and Transportation
     Aviation Administration AS
     Pilot Training AS
Biology AS-T
Biological Science AA
Bookkeeping AS
Business Administration AS-T
Business Administration AA
Business Administration
     Entrepreneurship/Small Business
     Financial Planning and Investment AS
     General Business AS
     International Business AS
Ceramics AS
Child Development
     Infant/Toddler AS
     Teacher (Preschool) AS
     School-Age Care AS
     Master Teacher AS
     Site Supervisor AS
Choreographic Studies and Dance Technique AS
Choreographic Studies and Dance Techniques AA
Communication Studies AA-T
Computer Applications/Business Office Technologies (CABOT)
     Administrative Assistant AS
     General Office AS
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Computer Software Technician AS
Culinary, Nutrition, and Hospitality Management Program
     Dietetic Services Supervisor AS
     Restaurant Management AS
Dance Teaching AS
Digital Character Design AS
Early Childhood Education AS-T
Electronics & Computer Technology - Electronics Technology Technician AS
Elementary Teacher Education
    Civil Engineering
    Computer Engineering
    Electrical Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
Engineering Technology - CAD & Design Drafting
English AA-T
English AA
English: Creative Writing
Fire Technology AS
Foreign Language (2 options) AA
   Armenian Language  AA 
   French Language  AA 
   Italian Language  AA 
   Japanese Language  AA 
   Spanish Language AA 
Geography AA-T
Graphic Design
Health Science (2 options) AS
History AA-T
Information Technology
Insurance Specialist: Property & Casualty AS
Interdisciplinary Humanities AA
IT Technician II: Help Desk User Support  AS 
IT Technician III  AS
Journalism AA-T
Kinesiology AA-T
Machinist AS
Management AS
Marketing AS
Mass Communications AA
Mass Communications AS
Mathematics AS-T
Mathematics AA
Medical Office Administration
     Administrative Medical Assistant AS
     Medical Coding Assistant AS
     Medical Front Office AS
Music AA-T
Music AA
Music AS
Philosophy AA-T
Photography AS
Physical Science AA
   Physical Science - Astronomy  AS
   Physical Science - Chemistry AS 
   Physical Science - Earth Science  AS 
   Physical Science - Physics  AS 
Physics AS-T
Political Science AA-T
Psychology AA-T
Real Estate Appraisal
Real Estate Broker
Registered Nursing   
   Generic Associate Degree Nursing  AS 
   Career Ladder AS 
Social Justice: Gender Studies
Social Work and Human Services
Social Sciences AA
Sociology AA-T
Spanish AA-T
Speech/Communication AA
Studio Arts AA-T
Theatre Arts AA-T
Theatre Arts (2 options)  
   Theatre Arts - Acting   AA
   Theatre Arts - General  AA
Visual Arts (6 options)  
   Visual Arts - Animation   AA
   Visual Arts - Art History  AA
   Visual Arts - Media Arts  AA 
   Visual Arts - Photography  AA 
   Visual Arts - Three Dimensional  AA
   Visual Arts - Two Dimensional   AA 
Web Development AS
Welding AS

GCC Catalog 2020-2021

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.