American River College

Sacramento, CA
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Sacramento, CA, 4700 College Oak Dr
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American River College is a very large, public, two-year college enrolling 29,381 students and offering 153 degrees in Sacramento, CA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at American River College.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Legal and Law
1,789 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Police Science
53
1,674
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/technician
16
3
Legal Administrative Assistant/secretary
0
Legal Assistant/paralegal
27
16
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
1,292 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Development and Aging
12
2
American Sign Language (Asl)
10
1
Art Studies
8
Child Care and Support Services Management
6
Child Care Provider/assistant
42
173
Creative Writing
8
English Language and Literature
23
Foreign Languages and Literatures
109
Health and Physical Education/fitness
7
Liberal Arts
69
767
Physical Fitness Technician
2
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
16
15
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
22
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
748 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
17
History
5
Human Services
24
10
International Relations and Affairs
2
1
Political Science
13
Psychology
94
Social Sciences
568
Sociology
14
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Mathematics and Science
568 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological and Physical Sciences
340
Biomedical Technology/technician
16
29
Geography
14
Geography
10
Geology/earth Science
0
Mathematics
24
Physical Sciences
127
Physics
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Trades and Careers
454 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management
2
0
Autobody/collision and Repair Technology/technician
5
27
Automotive Technology
14
98
Carpentry/carpenter
2
16
Diesel Mechanics Technology/technician
4
44
Drywall Installation/drywaller
0
4
Electrical/electronics Equipment Installation and Repair
18
135
Electrician
0
5
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science
11
Sheet Metal Technology/sheetworking
0
8
Welding
8
53
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Business
323 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping
40
20
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
11
20
Advertising
0
Business Administration and Management
151
16
Commerce
25
3
Office Management and Supervision
0
Real Estate
4
6
Retail Management
1
0
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations
6
Small Business Administration/management
13
1
Taxation
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Healthcare
169 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
15
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (Emt Paramedic)
8
11
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
5
Home Health Aide/home Attendant
8
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
3
Nursing Assistant
14
Registered Nurse
58
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist
19
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling
17
11
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
157 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
12
Computer and Information Sciences
0
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
5
7
Computer Graphics
3
Computer Programming
18
2
Computer Science
12
Computer Support Specialist
7
1
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
9
14
Data Entry/microcomputer Applications
4
2
Data Modeling/warehousing and Database Administration
9
2
Drafting and Design Technology/technician
8
9
Prepress/desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
19
Web/multimedia Management and Webmaster
14
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Engineering
101 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology/technician
0
Building Construction Technology
51
Engineering Technology
2
1
Industrial Electronics Technology/technician
9
Natural Resources/conservation
8
19
Telecommunications Engineering
11
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Art and Design
84 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts
1
23
Dance
1
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
7
0
Drawing
3
Fashion/apparel Design
7
0
Film/cinema/video Studies
7
Interior Design
7
13
Music
8
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
3
0
Technical Theatre/theatre Design and Technology
3
0
Visual and Performing Arts
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Communication and Media
64 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
10
Photographic and Film/video Technology/technician and Assistant
9
Recording Arts Technology/technician
21
24
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Hospitality
51 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Foodservice Systems Administration/management
17
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
1
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management
20
13
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
13
Agriculture
34 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Horticulture/horticulture Operations
16
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
5
3
Plant Nursery Operations and Management
1
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at American River College.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping
Adult Development and Aging
Art Studies
Business Administration and Management
Commerce
Child Care Provider/assistant
Computer Programming
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Psychology
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
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