At SBVC, you can complete a certificate, an associate degree program, and/or transfer
to a four-year university.
Associate Degree Programs:
Associate degrees prepare you for employment and/or transfer to a university. Associate
degree programs consist of 60 degree-applicable units in your chosen major and the required general education courses. Generally, it takes two years to complete a degree program, on a full-time basis.
If you are seeking skills development and employment upon completion of requirements, the
certificate program will be your choice for an educational goal. Certificate programs
consist of 18 or more degree-applicable units in your chosen major. The length of
the certificate programs may vary from one semester to four semesters.