Degrees & Certificates

At Cecil College you can choose from more than 90 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.


  • ACCOUNTING

    Accounting

    Includes information about the following programs:

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

    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)

    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)

    CRIMINAL JUSTICE

    Criminal Justice

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Criminal Justice (Associate of Applied Science)

    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)
    • Equine Studies – Management (Certificate)

    EXERCISE SCIENCE

    Exercise Science

    Includes information about the following programs:

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

    FINE ARTS

    Fine Arts

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Art and Design with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Arts)

      This degree program has concentrations in the following:

      • Drawing and Painting
      • Ceramics
      • Graphic Design
    • Fine Arts 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)

    FIRE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

    Fire Science Technology

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Fire Science Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

    GENERAL STUDIES

    General Studies

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • General Studies (Associate of Arts)

    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)

    HORTICULTURAL SCIENCE

    Horticultural Science

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Horticultural Science (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)

    MATHEMATICS

    Mathematics

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Mathematics (Associate of Science)

    NURSING

    Nursing

    Includes information about the following programs:

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

    PARALEGAL STUDIES

    Paralegal Studies

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Paralegal Studies (Associate of Arts)

    PARAMEDIC

    Paramedic

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Paramedic (Associate of Applied Science)

    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:

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

      This degree program has concentrations in the following:

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

    PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT

    Physical Therapist Assistant

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Physical Therapist Assistant (Associate of Applied Science)

    PHYSICS

    Physics

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Physics (Associate of Science)

    PSYCHOLOGY

    Psychology

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Psychology (Associate of Arts)

    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)

    SOCIAL WORK

    Social Work

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Social Work (Associate of Arts)

    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)

    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

    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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • GENERAL STUDIES

    General Studies

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • General Studies (Associate of Arts)

    PSYCHOLOGY

    Psychology

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Psychology (Associate of Arts)
  • 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)
  • 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)

    FIRE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

    Fire Science Technology

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Fire Science Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

    PARALEGAL STUDIES

    Paralegal Studies

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Paralegal Studies (Associate of Arts)

    SOCIAL WORK

    Social Work

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Social Work (Associate of Arts)
  • 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)

    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)
    • Equine Studies – Management (Certificate)

    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)
  • 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
  • FINE ARTS

    Fine Arts

    Includes information about the following programs:

    • Art and Design with Areas of Concentration (Associate of Arts)

      This degree program has concentrations in the following:

      • Drawing and Painting
      • Ceramics
      • Graphic Design
    • Fine Arts 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)

    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:

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

      This degree program has concentrations in the following:

      • Theatre
      • Music
      • Live Arts
    • 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)
    • Ditital Imaging (Certificate)
    • Photography Lab (Certificate)
    • Portfolio Production (Certificate)
    • Professional Photography (Certificate)
    • Simulation Design and Gaming (Certificate)
    • Studion Photography (Certificate)
    • Video Production (Certificate)
    • Video Technology (Certificate)
    • Web Design and Multimedia (Certificate)