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 Automotive Technology
Anthropology for Transfer Biological Sciences
Art History for Transfer Business Management
Automotive Technology Ceramics
Bilingual/Cross-Cultural Studies Child Development
Biological Sciences Construction Technology: Building Inspection
Business Administration for Transfer   Construction Technology: Construction Mgmt.
Business Management Criminal Justice
Ceramics Drafting Technology: Industrial Design
Child Development Emergency Medical Services: Paramedic Studies*
Communication Studies for Transfer   Engineering
Construction Technology: Building Inspection Engineering: Physical Science
Construction Technology: Construction Mgmt. Fine Art
Criminal Justice Human Services
Drafting Technology: Industrial Design Medical Assistant- Administrative
Early Childhood Education for Transfer   Medical Assistant- Multi-Skilled
Emergency Medical Services: Paramedic Studies Music
Engineering Photography
Engineering: Physical Science Supervision
Fine Art Water Science: Wastewater Option
General Studies: Arts and Humanities PI Water Science: Water Option
General Studies: Arts and Humanities PII Welding
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 or Math 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  
History for Transfer    
Human Services  
International Studies  
Mathematics for Transfer    
Medical Assistant- Administrative  
Medical Assistant- Multi-Skilled  
Political Science for Transfer  
Psychology for Transfer  
Sociology for Transfer  
Studio Arts for Transfer  
Theatre Arts for Transfer  
Water Science: Wastewater Option  
Water Science: Water Option  

*Students should contact the Financial Aid Office if they are pursuing this program.

In addition, Kinesiology is not currently eligible for financial aid as it is still pending State Chancellor’s approval.  Also, if your program of study is not offered by Ventura College, but is offered by Oxnard or Moorpark, please contact the Financial Aid Office at that college for assistance.

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: