Areas of Study

As an SPSCC student, you’ll find a variety of pathways available to design your program of study. You can learn skills to prepare you for a job in a specific technical field, or complete the first two years toward a bachelor’s degree.

Students and college reps at Transfer Fair


Our associate degrees make it easy for you to continue your studies at a 4-year college or university at a fraction of the cost. Our transfer degrees range from a general associate degree to specific AAs like Biology or Nursing.

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  • Save money before you transfer
  • Complete your general education requirements
  • Transfer to 4-year college as a junior

Advanced Manufacturing student in manufacturing lab

Automotive, Welding, and Manufacturing

Our hands-on technical degrees are designed to prepare you to work in a career as an automotive technician, machinist, welder, and more.

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  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Automotive Technology
  • Welding Technology

Business instructor and student


Our business pathway can lead to a transfer degree to enter a business program at a 4-year college, or professional certifications ranging from Accounting to Office Administration.

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  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Office Administration

Culinary students preparing food in kitchen


Our culinary pathway can prepare you for a career in the food industry with hands-on training, operating the college's Percival Dining Room and our college bakery.

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  • Baking & Pastry Arts
  • Culinary Arts

Nursing students treating patient in classroom

Health and Wellness

Our health and wellness pathway will prepare you to help people live healthy lives, in careers ranging from nursing and medical assisting to dental and phlebotomy.

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  • Dental Assisting Technology
  • Medical Assisting
  • Nursing

IT students working on computer circuitry

Information Technology

Our IT pathway is designed for tech-savvy students, with degrees and certifications ranging from computer-aided drafting to computer network administration and database management.

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  • Computer Aided Drafting/Building Information Modeling
  • Computer Network Administration
  • Computer Technology

Science students in science lab


Our science programs range from a Biology transfer degree to two general science transfer degree tracks. Whatever field you want to study, you can get your foundation here at an affordable cost.

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  • Biology
  • Science DTA Track 1
  • Science DTA Track 2

Instructor and students in classroom

Social Services and Education

Our social services and education pathway prepares students with a passion for educating or helping others for fulfilling careers in early childhood education, fire & emergency services, and paralegal.

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  • Early Childhood Education
  • Fire & Emergency Services Technology
  • Paralegal