Associate Degrees and Certificates/Certificate Applications
MiraCosta College offers both the Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree and the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree. The associate degree is designed to prepare students either for transfer to a four-year college or university or for immediate employment.
- Certificates of Achievement/Certificate Applications
Certificates of Achievement are designed to prepare graduates for employment in specific career areas. In addition to standing alone as certificates, most of the Certificates of Achievement may be used to satisfy the requirements for an Associate degree major.