Programs & Degrees

Programs & Degrees

 

Whether you’re interested in an associate’s degree, a certificate in your field, transferring to a four-year university, or you just want to take some classes for your own personal satisfaction, Carl Sandburg College has a program to suit your career goals.

 

General University Transfer Programs

 

Students who plan to transfer from Sandburg and earn a bachelor’s degree should complete either an Associate in Arts (A.A.) or an Associate in Science (A.S.) degree. Listed below are the more popular baccalaureate majors that our A.A. or A.S. graduates pursue; however, our transfer options are not limited to the majors on this list. Schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor for assistance with selecting courses at Sandburg that are most suitable for your major at the college or university of your choice.

 

Associate in Arts (A.A.)
Broadcasting
Communications
Creative Writing
Education
Early Childhood
Elementary Education
Secondary Education
Special Education
Bilingual Education
English
Foreign Language
Geography

History

Journalism
Law
Law Enforcement & Justice
Administration
Liberal Arts
Library Science
Music
Philosophy
Political Science
Public Relations
Psychology
Social Work
Sociology
Speech Communication
Theater Arts

 

Associate in Science (A.S.)
Accounting
Architecture
Athletic Training
Biology
Biochemistry
Business Administration
Chemistry
Computer Science
Dietetics
Economics
Engineering
Environmental Health
Environmental Science
Exercise Science
Forensic Chemistry
Health Sciences
Human Resource Management
Management
Mathematics
Medicine
Nursing
Physical Education
Pre-Physical/Occupational Therapy

 

Specialized University Transfer Program

 

Associate in Fine Arts (A.F.A.)
Art
Music Performance
Music Education

 

Associate in Science in Agriculture (A.S.A.)
This program is through the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

 

General Degree Program (this degree is not transferable to a College or University)

Associate in General Studies (A.G.S.)
Individually Designed Degree

 

Career Certificates, Applied Science Degrees & Advanced Certificates

 


Certificates

 

Accounting

Administrative Office Assistant

Advanced Electrical Automotive
Automotive Technology
Basic Industrial Manufacturing Maintenance Certificate
Bioprocess Technology
Bioprocess Fermentation Technician
Cisco Network Associate

Computed Tomography
Computer Support Associate
Computer Technician
Cosmetology
Cosmetology Teacher
Criminal Justice
Database Associate
EMS– Paramedic

Industrial Mechanical Maintenance

Legal Office Assistant
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Medical Assisting
Medical Office Assistant
Network Security Associate
Practical Nursing (L.P.N.)
Rail/Off Highway Motive Power Electrical Technician
Small Business Management
Welding/Gas Shielded Arc
Welding/MIG Option Gas Metal Arc
Welding/Pipe Welder Specialist
Welding/Shielded Metal Arc
Welding/TIG Option Gas Metal Arc

 

 

Associate in Applied Science Degrees (A.A.S.)

 

Accounting
Administrative Office Professional
Business Administration

Bioprocess Operations
Cosmetology
Criminal Justice
Dental Hygiene
EMS - Paramedic
Health Information Management
IT LAN & Security Specialist
Industrial Welding Technology
Legal Office Professional
Locomotive Electrical (NARS)
Locomotive Mechanical (NARS)
L.P.N. to R.N. Articulation
Medical Office Professional
Mortuary Science
Mortuary Science Accelerated Program
Nursing (R.N.)
Radiologic Technology
Rail/Off-Highway Motive Powered Electrical Technician
Surgical Technology (Offered by ICC)