College of the Desert

Palm Desert, CA
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Palm Desert, CA, 43-500 Monterey Ave
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College of the Desert is a large, public, two-year college enrolling 10,466 students and offering 81 degrees in Palm Desert, CA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at College of the Desert.

*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
Human and Social Sciences
334 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
8
History
16
Humanities/humanistic Studies
186
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
10
Philosophy
4
Political Science
15
Psychology
73
Social Sciences
0
Sociology
22
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
145 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping
1
26
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
1
Business Administration and Management
97
Commerce
3
Economics
8
Office Management and Supervision
1
6
Retail Management
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Healthcare
129 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
8
Licensed Practical Nurse
13
22
Registered Nurse
56
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling
6
24
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Legal and Law
110 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Police Science
43
43
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/technician
3
1
Fire Science/fire-Fighting
20
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Mathematics and Science
91 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological and Physical Sciences
62
Biology
6
Chemistry
4
Geography
0
Geology/earth Science
0
Mathematics
14
Physics
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Trades and Careers
61 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Automotive Technology
4
36
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/technician
4
17
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Education and Liberal Arts
59 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
11
Child Care and Support Services Management
4
Child Care Provider/assistant
9
1
Creative Writing
3
English Language and Literature
12
Health and Physical Education/fitness
0
Liberal Arts
0
Physical Fitness Technician
9
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Agriculture
44 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Business Operations
1
Applied Horticulture/horticulture Operations
1
26
Turf and Turfgrass Management
4
12
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
30 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts
3
5
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
7
Music
11
3
Visual and Performing Arts
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Engineering
23 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology/technician
2
Architectural Technology/technician
7
1
Building/construction Site Management/manager
3
0
Building/home/construction Inspection/inspector
7
Environmental Studies
0
Natural Resources/conservation
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Computer Technology
16 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Graphics
6
5
Computer Science
0
Drafting and Design Technology/technician
1
1
Information Technology
1
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Communication and Media
11 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
7
Mass Communication
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
13
Hospitality
6 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Management
5
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
0
Resort Management
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
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