Listed below are Job Skills Certificates, Certificates of Achievement and Degree Programs which Porterville College currently offers. Suggested paths of study that may be found in the catalog are indicated by JSC, CA, AA, AS, AA-T, or AS-T.
|JSC||Job Skills Certificate|
|CA||Certificate of Achievement|
|AA||Associate in Arts Degree|
|AS||Associate in Science Degree|
|AA-T||Associate in Arts for Transfer Degree|
|AS-T||Associate in Science for Transfer Degree|
Job Skills Certificate - JSC [less than 18 units] document the satisfactory completion of training in a specific area of study. Job Skills Certificates are not posted to transcripts and are not approved for Title IV aid.
A Certificate of Achievement CA is any credit certificate that may appear by name on a students transcript,
To qualify for a Certificate of Achievement CA the student must complete all required credits with a grade of “C” or higher in each course. Certificates of Achievement CA that require a grade of “B” or higher are specified in the program.
Associate Degrees (AA, AS, AA-T, AS-T) are intended for employment preparation, transfer to a four-year institution, or academic achievement. Associate Degrees will appear on students transcripts.
Courses taken at other accredited institutions of higher education are accepted towards the certificate or degree program provided that at least one-half of the credits are taken in residence at Porterville College.
*Accounting (JSC) is not approved for Title IV aid.
|Administration of Justice AS-T|
|Administration of Justice CA|
|Advanced Computing JSC
*Advanced Computing (JSC) is not approved for Title IV aid.
|Advanced Information Systems AS|
|Agriculture: Production AA|
|Basic Computing JSC
*Basic Computing (JSC) is not approved for Title IV aid.
|Biology and Physical Science AA|
|Biology and Physical Science AS|
|Business Administration AS-T|
|Business Information Systems AS|
|Business Management: Accounting AS|
|Business Management: Entrepreneurship AS|
|Business Management: Human Resources AS|
|Business Management: Logistics AS|
|Child Development AA|
|Child Development Associate Teacher Certificate CA|
|Child Development Teacher Permit CA|
|Communication Studies AA-T|
|Communication Studies CA
*Communication Studies (CA) is not approved for Title IV aid
|Computer Information SystemsAS|
|Customer Service Academy JSC
*Customer Service Academy (JSC) is not approved for Title IV aid
|Early Childhood EducationAS-T|
*EMT-Basic JSC is not approved for Title IV aid.
|Fire Technology Structural Fire Fighter CA|
|Human Resources JSC
*Human Resources JSC is not approved for Title IV aid
|Human Resource Management CA|
|Industrial Maintenance CA|
|Industrial Technology JSC
*Industrial Technology JSC is not approved for Title IV aid
*Leadership JSC is not approved for Title IV aid
|Liberal Arts: Arts & Humanities AA|
|Liberal Arts: Math & Science AA|
*Logistics JSC is not approved for Title IV aid
|LVN to ADNAS|
|LVN to RN: 30 unit optionCA|
|Political Science AA-T|
|Power Technician Utility Worker CA
*Power Technician Utility Worker (CA) is pending Title IV aid approval.
|Psychiatric Technology CA|
|Social Science AA|
|Solar Sales JSC
*Solar Sales is not approved for Title IV aid
|Studio Art AA-T|
|Wildland Firefighter JSC
*Wildland Firefighter (JSC) is not approved for Title IV aid
July 10, 2017