Degrees & Certificates

At Cecil College you can choose from our numerous degree and certificate programs across a wide range of disciplines.

Programs of Study

Cecil College offers the following academic degree and certificate programs listed below. Each page gives an overview of the programs, including:

  • a description of the program, including required coursework and learning outcomes
  • frequently asked questions
  • information about admissions and advising
  • information about transferring coursework to other learning institutions
  • faculty associated with the program

For a full explanation of associate degrees and certificates, please refer to the college catalog.


Arts and Humanities

ART AND DESIGN

Art and Design

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Art with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Arts)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Ceramics
    • Drawing and Painting
    • Graphic Design
  • Art and Design with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Fine Arts)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Art History
    • Ceramics and Sculpture
    • Drawing and Painting
    • Graphic Design
    • Interactive and Motion Arts
    • Photography and Digital Arts
    • Studio Arts
  • Ceramics (Certificate)
  • Drawing and Painting (Certificate)

COMMUNICATION STUDIES

Communication Studies

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Communication Studies (Associate of Arts)

ENGLISH

English

Includes information about the following programs:

  • English (Associate of Arts)

GENERAL STUDIES

General Studies

Includes information about the following programs:

  • General Studies (Associate of Arts)

PERFORMING ARTS

Performing Arts

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Music with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Applied Science)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Audio Technology
    • Music
    • Music Education
    • Voice
  • Performing Arts with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Fine Arts)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Live Arts
    • Music
    • Theatre
  • Audio Technology (Certificate)
  • Music Performance (Certificate)
  • Theatre (Certificate)

VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS

Visual Communications

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Simulation Design and Gaming (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Visual Communications with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Applied Science)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Communications
    • Graphic Design
    • Photography
    • Video Production
    • Web Design and Multimedia
  • Basic Photography (Certificate)
  • Digital Imaging (Certificate)
  • Photography Lab (Certificate)
  • Portfolio Production (Certificate)
  • Professional Photography (Certificate)
  • Simulation Design and Gaming (Certificate)
  • Studio Photography (Certificate)
  • Video Production (Certificate)
  • Video Technology (Certificate)
  • Web Design and Multimedia (Certificate)

Behavioral and Social Sciences

ADDICTIONS AND CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY

Addictions and Chemical Dependency

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Addictions and Chemical Dependency (Associate of Arts)
  • Addictions and Chemical Dependency (Certificate)

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Criminal Justice

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Criminal Justice (Associate of Applied Science)

PARALEGAL STUDIES

Paralegal Studies

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Paralegal Studies (Associate of Arts)

PSYCHOLOGY

Psychology

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Psychology (Associate of Arts)

SOCIAL WORK

Social Work

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Social Work (Associate of Arts)

TEACHER EDUCATION

Teacher Education

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Early Childhood Education (Associate of Arts in Teaching)
  • Elementary Education (Associate of Arts in Teaching)
  • Secondary Education (Associate of Arts)
  • Secondary Education with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Arts in Teaching)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Chemistry
    • English
    • Mathematics
    • Physics

Business

ACCOUNTING

Accounting

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Accounting (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Accounting (Certificate)

MANAGEMENT

Management

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Business Administration (Associate of Arts)
  • Leadership and Management (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Management (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Management (Certificate)

MARKETING

Marketing

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Marketing (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Marketing (Certificate)
  • Public Relations (Certificate)

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Supply Chain Management

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Supply Chain Management (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Transportation Logistics and Management (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Supply Chain Management (Certificate)

Nursing and Health Professions

ADDICTIONS AND CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY

Addictions and Chemical Dependency

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Addictions and Chemical Dependency (Associate of Arts)
  • Addictions and Chemical Dependency (Certificate)

EXERCISE SCIENCE

Exercise Science

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Exercise Science (Associate of Science)
  • Personal Trainer/Fitness Manager (Certificate)

HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Health Information Technology

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Health Information Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

HEALTHCARE SCIENCES

Healthcare Sciences

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Healthcare Sciences (Associate of Science)

NURSING

Nursing

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Nursing (Associate of Science)
  • Practical Nursing (Certificate)

PARAMEDIC

Paramedic

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Paramedic (Associate of Applied Science)

PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT

Physical Therapist Assistant

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Physical Therapist Assistant (Associate of Applied Science)

PUBLIC HEALTH

Public Health

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Public Health with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Science)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Environmental Public Health
    • Health Navigator
    • Public Health Generalist
  • Health Navigator – Public Health Generalist (Certificate)
  • Public Health for Healthcare Professionals (Certificate)

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)

AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES

Agricultural Sciences

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Agricultural Sciences with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Applied Science)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Agriculture
    • Agribusiness

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Biological Sciences

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Biological Sciences with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Science)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Biology
    • Environmental Science

CHEMISTRY

Chemistry

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Chemistry (Associate of Science)

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Computer Science

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Computer Science (Associate of Science)
  • Programming (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Programming (Certificate)

CYBERSECURITY

Cybersecurity

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Cybersecurity (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Cybersecurity (Certificate)

ENGINEERING

Engineering

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Civil Engineering (Associate of Science)
  • Electrical Engineering (Associate of Science in Engineering)
  • Mechanical Engineering (Associate of Science)
  • Engineering with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Science)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Aerospace Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
    • Engineering Science

EQUINE STUDIES

Equine Studies

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Equine Studies (Certificate)

FIRE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

Fire Science Technology

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Fire Science Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

GEOSCIENCES

Geosciences

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Geosciences with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Science)

    This degree program has concentrations in the following:

    • Geology
    • Meteorology
    • Ocean Studies

HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Health Information Technology

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Health Information Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

HORTICULTURAL SCIENCE

Horticultural Science

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Horticultural Science (Certificate)

MATHEMATICS

Mathematics

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Mathematics (Associate of Science)

PHYSICS

Physics

Includes information about the following programs:

  • Physics (Associate of Science)

Coronavirus Update

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