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Major Programs at DVC

Program Highlight
Carnegie Category Associate's - Public Rural-serving Medium
Offered Degrees AS, Certificate
Online Courses AS, Certificate
Total Programs 148
Online Programs 8

Offered Degrees at DVC

Diablo Valley College is categorized by Associate's - Public Rural-serving Medium by Carnegie categorization. Diablo Valley College offers 148 programs through online and on-site (classroom) education. It offers Associate's and Certificate degree. The following table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability.
Offered Degrees and Number of Programs
Diablo Valley College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassSalary Range after Completing Program*
Less than one year certificate537-
One but less than two years certificate200-
Associate's Degree751-
Total1488-
*Salary data is from College Scoreboard

Field of Study by Offered Degree/Program

Associate'sLess Than 1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate

DVC Associate's Programs

Diablo Valley College offers Associate's degree with 75 major programs. Among them 1 programs are available through online classes. The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Associate's degree at Diablo Valley College.
Associate's Programs
Diablo Valley College
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1
Environmental Science1-
Architecture [+] 10
Architecture--
Architectural Technology/Technician10-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0
African Studies--
Women's Studies--
Communication and Journalism [+] 108
Speech Communication and Rhetoric89-
Journalism13-
Radio and Television6-
Communications Technologies [+] 22
Communications Technologies--
Recording Arts Technology/Technician12-
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects10-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 113
Computer and Information Sciences1-
Computer Programming/Programmer93-
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications9-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications8-
Computer Support Specialist2-
Personal And Culinary Services [+] 3
Personal And Culinary Services--
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts3-
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager--
Education [+] 3
Education--
Special Education and Teaching3-
Engineering [+] 14
Engineering--
Pre-Engineering14-
Engineering Technology [+] 4
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician--
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician--
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician--
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician1-
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician2-
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering CAD/CADD1-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 42
Foreign Languages and Literatures--
Chinese Language and Literature7-
Japanese Language and Literature18-
French Language and Literature3-
Italian Language and Literature2-
Spanish Language and Literature12-
Work and Family Studies [+] 51
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences--
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies16-
Child Care Provider/Assistant35-
English Language And Literature [+] 31
English Language and Literature31-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 7
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies--
Humanities/Humanistic Studies7-
Library Science [+] 1
Library and Information Science--
Library and Archives Assisting1-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 91
Biology/Biological Sciences91-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 96
Mathematics96-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 170
Biological and Physical Sciences170-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 77
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies--
Health and Physical Education/Fitness61-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management2-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science12-
Physical Fitness Technician2-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 10
Philosophy10-
Physical Sciences [+] 16
Physical Sciences--
Geology/Earth Science3-
Physics13-
Psychology [+] 211
Psychology211-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 93
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting--
Criminal Justice/Police Science93-
Social Sciences [+] 268
Social Sciences--
Anthropology15-
Economics142-
Geography5-
Geography (other)4-
Political Science and Government60-
Sociology42-
Construction Trades [+] 7
Mason/Masonry--
Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector1-
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager6-
Building Construction Technology--
Plumbing Technology/Plumber--
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 18
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair18-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 75
Visual and Performing Arts8-
Dance4-
Graphic Design5-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts9-
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology3-
Art/Art Studies41-
Music5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 248
Chiropractic--
Dental Assisting/Assistant6-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist18-
Athletic Training/Trainer1-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician--
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)212-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling11-
Business [+] 308
Business/Commerce33-
Business Administration and Management251-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping18-
Hospitality Administration/Management6-
History [+] 14-
History14-

DVC Less Than 1 Year Certificate Programs

Diablo Valley College offers Less Than 1 Year Certificate degree with 53 major programs. Among them 7 programs are available through online classes. The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Less Than 1 Year Certificate degree at Diablo Valley College.
Less Than 1 Year Certificate Programs
Diablo Valley College
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Agriculture [+] 7
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations6-
Landscaping and Groundskeeping--
Plant Nursery Operations and Management1-
Architecture [+] 0
Architecture--
Architectural Technology/Technician--
Communication and Journalism [+] 21
Speech Communication and Rhetoric19-
Radio and Television2-
Communications Technologies [+] 8
Communications Technologies--
Recording Arts Technology/Technician7-
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 184
Computer and Information Sciences--
Computer Programming/Programmer164-
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications19-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications--
Computer Support Specialist1-
Personal And Culinary Services [+] 0
Personal And Culinary Services--
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts--
Education [+] 3
Education--
Special Education and Teaching3-
Engineering Technology [+] 10
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician--
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician--
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician9-
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering CAD/CADD1-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 43
Foreign Languages and Literatures--
Chinese Language and Literature7-
Japanese Language and Literature16-
Russian Language and Literature1-
German Language and Literature2-
French Language and Literature4-
Italian Language and Literature3-
Spanish Language and Literature10-
Work and Family Studies [+] 177
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences--
Child Care Provider/Assistant177-
Library Science [+] 19
Library and Information Science--
Library and Archives Assisting19-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 6
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies--
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management2-
Physical Fitness Technician4-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 1
Philosophy1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 92
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting--
Corrections15-
Forensic Science and Technology9-
Criminal Justice/Police Science57-
Corrections and Criminal Justice (other)11-
Social Sciences [+] 9
Social Sciences--
Geography (other)9-
Construction Trades [+] 50
Mason/Masonry--
Building Construction Technology12-
Plumbing Technology/Plumber38-
Mechanics and Repairers [+] 35
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair35-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 5
Visual and Performing Arts--
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology1-
Art/Art Studies--
Drawing3-
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 69
Chiropractic--
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician--
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)61-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling8-
Business [+] 114-
Business/Commerce23-
Business Administration and Management44-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping36-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science--
Small Business Administration/Management5-
Banking and Financial Support Services--
Real Estate4-
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations2-

DVC 1-2 Years Certificate Programs

Diablo Valley College offers 1-2 Years Certificate degree with 20 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the 1-2 Years Certificate degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for 1-2 Years Certificate degree at Diablo Valley College.
1-2 Years Certificate Programs
Diablo Valley College
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Agriculture [+] 0
Plant Nursery Operations and Management--
Communication and Journalism [+] 3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric--
Radio and Television3-
Communications Technologies [+] 3
Communications Technologies--
Recording Arts Technology/Technician--
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects3-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2
Computer and Information Sciences--
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications2-
Computer Support Specialist--
Personal And Culinary Services [+] 40
Personal And Culinary Services--
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts31-
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager9-
Engineering Technology [+] 0
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician--
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering CAD/CADD--
Work and Family Studies [+] 23
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences--
Child Care and Support Services Management2-
Child Care Provider/Assistant21-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 742
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies742-
Social Sciences [+] 1
Social Sciences--
Geography (other)1-
Construction Trades [+] 12
Mason/Masonry--
Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector4-
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager4-
Plumbing Technology/Plumber4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0
Visual and Performing Arts--
Graphic Design--
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 20-
Chiropractic--
Dental Assisting/Assistant12-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling8-