Degree & Certificate Planning
At PCC you can earn an Associate of Art (AA) Degree, Associate in Science (AS) Degree, Associate Degree for Transfer (AD-T), Certificate of Achievement, or an Occupational Skills Certificate. Use the guidelines below to help you plan which courses to take while at PCC in order to earn a degree and/or certificate.
Your major or area of emphasis will be whichever Career and Technical Education Certificate you choose to earn.
Earning an AA-T or AS-T degree at PCC guarantees you admission to the California State University (CSU) system with junior standing and prepares you to complete a bachelor degree in a similar major at a CSU campus.Requirements to earn an AD-T vary depending on the major that you choose to pursue. Please review the requirements for your specific major.
Our Career and Technical Education Certificates will give you the knowledge and training you need to enter a specialized career or enhance your skills for advancement in your job. Coursework completed while earning a Certificate can also be applied to an AS Degree to further increase your employability. Requirements vary depending on the Certificate that you are planning to earn.
Check Your Progress Towards Earning Your Degree or Certificate!
You can use LancerPlan to view your Degree Audit. The Degree Audit will tell you which requirements are needed or pending in order to earn your degree or certificate.
Note: The Degree Audit does not include credits taken at another college or AP or IB or CLEP credit.How to View A Degree Audit