Program of Study

Program of Study

Declaring a College Program and Goal

To receive federal financial aid at Ventura College, students must be enrolled in an eligible program of study and goal offered by Ventura College. Undecided/undeclared is not an eligible program of study. In addition, Proficiency Awards and some Certificate programs are also not eligible for financial aid.

Ventura College currently offers Associate Degrees, Transfer Programs, and/or Certificates of Achievement in the following programs:

Associate of Arts/Science Programs Certificate Programs
Accounting Accounting
Administration of Justice for Transfer Administrative Assistant
Administrative Assistant Automotive Technology
Anthropology for Transfer Biological Sciences
Art History for Transfer Biological Sciences: Biotechnology Option
Automotive Technology Biological Sciences: Plant Option
Bilingual/Cross-Cultural Studies Business Management
Biological Sciences Ceramics
Biological Sciences: Biotechnology Option Child Development
Biological Sciences: Plant Option Construction Technology: Building Inspection
Business Administration for Transfer   Construction Technology: Construction Mgmt.
Business Management Criminal Justice
Ceramics Drafting Technology: Industrial Design
Child Development Engineering
Communication Studies for Transfer   Engineering: Physical Science
Construction Technology: Building Inspection Fine Art
Construction Technology: Construction Mgmt. Human Services
Criminal Justice Medical Assistant - Administrative
Drafting Technology: Industrial Design Medical Assistant - Multi-Skilled
Early Childhood Education for Transfer   Music
Emergency Medical Services: Paramedic Studies Photography
Engineering Supervision
Engineering: Physical Science Water Science: Wastewater Option
English for Transfer Water Science: Water Option
Fine Art Welding
General Studies: Arts and Humanities PI  
General Studies: Arts and Humanities PII  
General Studies: Arts and Humanities PIII  
General Studies: Holistic Studies PI  
General Studies: Liberal Studies PII  
General Studies: Liberal Studies PIII  
General Studies: Natural Science PI  
General Studies: Natural Science or Math PII  
General Studies: Natural Science or Math PIII  
General Studies: Social and Behavioral PI  
General Studies: Social and Behavioral PII  
General Studies: Social and Behavioral PIII  
Geography for Transfer  
Geology for Transfer  
Global and International Studies  
History for Transfer    
Human Services  
International Studies  
Kinesiology for Transfer  
Mathematics for Transfer    
Medical Assistant- Administrative  
Medical Assistant- Multi-Skilled  
Philosophy for Transfer  
Political Science for Transfer  
Psychology for Transfer  
Sociology for Transfer  
Social Media Marketing  
Studio Arts for Transfer  
Theatre Arts for Transfer  
Water Science: Wastewater Option  
Water Science: Water Option  

NOTICE: If you are pursuing a program of study in NursingEmergency Medical Services: Paramedic Studies, Bilingual Cross-Cultural Studies Certificate, Biomedical Device Manufacturing Certificate or Social Media Marketing Certificate please contact the Financial Aid Office immediately to discuss program eligibility. 

If you have chosen undecided/undeclared or need to change your program of study or goal, please log-on to your MyVCCCD student portal account at: