Academics

Going to college improves your life-long earning potential, opens up intellectual worlds that you'll explore your whole life and can even help you live longer!

Earn a degree:

  • The Associate in Arts Degree (A.A.) is used primarily for transfer programs that lead to the bachelor of arts degree at a four-year college or university.
  • The Associate in Science Degree (A.S.) may be used for certain work-oriented studies or for transfer to a bachelor of science degree at a four-year college or university.

Earn a certificate:

Certificates are a great tool for your building and expressing your expertise in a specific area of specialization. Credits earned may be applied toward a degree if you decide to continue your education.

Engage in Lifelong Learning:

Enhance your career, empower employees, explore new personal interests and enrich your children’s education through lifelong learning. No grades or exams! (except for licensure courses) Just learning and enjoyment. Businesses can also arrange customized training for staff groups.

Credit Programs & Courses

NVCC offers a wide variety of learning opportunities to help you achieve your personal and professional goals.

If you're a new student or looking to settle on an area of specialization, you may find it helpful to browse our course offerings by subject to see what matches your interests. If you have a specific degree or certificate in mind, you can also browse by program to see if we have what you're looking for.

If you already attend NVCC or you want to learn more about specific program requirements, use the columns to the right to navigate to your program. If you don't find what you're looking for, don't be discouraged! Contact our Admissions Office to discuss specialized degree options.