Instructional Programs

What is a Program? 

At Ventura College, an Instructional Program is defined as any course of study that counts toward a certificate, degree or transfer.  A Service Unit Program is a department that offers student support services that may enhance students’ academic achievement.  Further, Service Unit Programs are divided into three subcategories: Student Service Programs, Instructional Support Programs, and College Service Programs.  Instructional Programs are listed below. 

Instructional Programs Descriptions

Accounting Drafting Mathematics
Administrative Assistant Engineering & Physical Science Medical Assisting
Anthropology English Music
Architecture * Geography Nursing Science
Art Geology Paramedic Studies
Automotive Technology Global/International Studies Philosophy
Bilingual/Cross Cultural Studies History Political Science
Biological Sciences Holistic Studies Psychology
Business Administration & Supervision Human Services Social Media Marketing *
Child Development Kinesiology Sociology
Communication Manufacturing - Biomedical Devices Theater Arts
Construction Technology   Water Science
Criminal Justice   Welding

* These programs will be effective in Fall 2016.