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The college will be open to serving students online and by phone starting Thursday, March 19, however in-person college services, including on-campus events and activities, will not be available.

All current online classes will continue to be held as scheduled.

In-person and hybrid courses will resume in an online format starting April 6.

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Degrees and Certificates

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

Watch Maricopa Community Colleges' Fields of Interest overview

Title Degree/Certificate Field of Interest
Pharmacy: Customer Service CCL
Forensic Science AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Legal Studies CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Advanced Behavioral Health Sciences CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Corrections CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Administration of Justice CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Psychology AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Family Life Education AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Administration of Justice Studies AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Advanced Behavioral Health Sciences AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Law Enforcement CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Recovery Support AAS Behavioral Science and Human Services
Homeland Security CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Law Enforcement CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Victimology CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Social Work AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Basic Behavioral Health Sciences CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Political Science AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Counseling and Applied Psychological Science AA Behavioral Science and Human Services
Fingerprint Identification and Photography CCL Behavioral Science and Human Services
Business Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Retail Management CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Business Micro Finance CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Marketing CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Supervision and Management II CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Associate in Business, General Requirements ABUS-GR Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
General Business AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Accounting CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Social Media Marketing CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Retail Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Supervision and Management I CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Organizational Leadership CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Associate in Business, Special Requirements ABUS-SR Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Organizational Management AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Small Business Management Level I CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Culinary Fundamentals CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Entrepreneurial Studies Level II CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Small Business Start-Up CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Management CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Administrative Professional AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Real Estate: Prelicense CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Entrepreneurial Studies Level I CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Accounting AAS Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
General Business CCL Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Red Hat Linux Administrator CCL Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Network Security AAS Computer and Information Technology
Network Administration: Microsoft Windows Server CCL Computer and Information Technology
Web Development and Graphic Design AAS Computer and Information Technology
Web Design CCL Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Network Server CCL Computer and Information Technology
Adobe Foundations CCL Computer and Information Technology
Computer System Configuration and Support CCL Computer and Information Technology
Mobile App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Programming CCL Computer and Information Technology
Web App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Linux System Administration CCL Computer and Information Technology
Network Administration: Cisco Network Professional CCL Computer and Information Technology
iOS Application Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Network Server AAS Computer and Information Technology
Cybersecurity AAS Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Programming and Mobile Development AAS Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Cisco Networking CCL Computer and Information Technology
Foundations of Mobile App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Mobile Apps Programming AAS Computer and Information Technology
Microsoft Desktop Associate CCL Computer and Information Technology
Web Development and Graphic Design CCL Computer and Information Technology
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Computer Science AS Computer and Information Technology
Computer and Information Technologies AAS Computer and Information Technology
Linux Associate CCL Computer and Information Technology
Linux Professional CCL Computer and Information Technology
Android App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Web Design/Development AAS Computer and Information Technology
Red Hat Linux Engineer CCL Computer and Information Technology
Network and Cyber Fundamentals CCL Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Cisco Networking AAS Computer and Information Technology
Network and Systems Administration AAS Computer and Information Technology
Cisco Network Administration: CCNA CCL Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Computer Applications Specialist AAS Computer and Information Technology
Adobe Creative Suite in Business: Production Applications Specialist CCL Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology Support CCL Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Network and Cyber Security CCL Computer and Information Technology
Computer System Configuration and Support, Network CCL Computer and Information Technology
Information Technology: Computer Applications Specialist CCL Computer and Information Technology
Windows App Development CCL Computer and Information Technology
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Economics AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Spanish AA Culture and Society
Storytelling AC Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Sociology AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in English (Literature) AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Women and Gender Studies AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in History AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Information Studies and eSociety AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in English (Creative Writing) AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Philosophy AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Religious Studies AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Communication AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Anthropology AA Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Japanese AA Culture and Society
Sustainability and Ecological Literacy AC Culture and Society
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in American Indian Studies AA Culture and Society
Family Child Care Management CCL Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Early Childhood Education AA Education
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Secondary Education AS Education
Associate in Arts, Elementary Education AA Education
Foundations of Early Childhood Education CCL Education
Early Childhood Education AAS Education
Instructional Assistance CCL Education
Infant and Toddler Development CCL Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Educational Studies Early Childhood AA Education
Early Learning and Development AAS Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Secondary Education AA Education
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Nutrition AA Health Sciences
Personal Training Specialist CCL Health Sciences
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Exercise Science: Pre-Physical Therapy AA Health Sciences
Exercise Science and Personal Training AAS Health Sciences
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Physics AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Engineering Technology AAS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Engineering Technology AAS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Food Science and Technology AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Mathematics AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Biological Sciences AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Astronomy AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Geology AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Sustainability AC Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Geography - Meteorology AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Geography AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Engineering AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Biochemistry AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Sustainability and Environmental Studies AA Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Chemistry AS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Art AA Visual and Performing Arts
Music Business II CCL Visual and Performing Arts
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Music AA Visual and Performing Arts
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Musical Theatre AA Visual and Performing Arts
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Dance AA Visual and Performing Arts
Music Business AAS Visual and Performing Arts
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Theatre AAFA Visual and Performing Arts

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