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Modesto Junior College

Modesto Junior College
435 College Avenue
Modesto, CA 95350-5800

Official telephone: (209) 575-6498
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Calendar system: semester system (two terms comprise academic year)
Month(s) in which new student orientation is held: Orientation for new students is held prior to start of fall term.
Number and length of summer sessions: A summer session is offered for credit.

Percent of full-time freshman students who returned for sophomore year: 73%

General education/core curriculum is required: yes

Special programs offered:
independent study, honors program, distance learning, external degree program
Cooperative programs are offered: yes
Study abroad opportunities:
Study-abroad program offered.

Associate's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General
  • Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology/Technician
  • Agricultural Mechanization, General
  • Agricultural Production Operations, General
  • Agricultural/Animal/Plant/Veterinary Science and Related Fields, Other
  • Agricultural/Farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling
  • Agriculture, General
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production
  • Anthropology, General
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
  • Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
  • Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
  • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
  • Banking and Financial Support Services
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other
  • Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Care and Support Services Management
  • Child Care Provider/Assistant
  • Child Development
  • City/Urban, Community, and Regional Planning
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
  • Computer Science
  • Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
  • Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Crop Production
  • Culinary Arts/Chef Training
  • Dairy Husbandry and Production
  • Dairy Science
  • Dance, General
  • Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
  • Dental Assisting/Assistant
  • Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair Technology/Technician, General
  • Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
  • Engineering Technologies/Technicians, General
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Exercise Science and Kinesiology
  • Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Finance, General
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
  • Fire Science/Fire-fighting
  • Food Science
  • Food Technology and Processing
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forest Technology/Technician
  • Forestry, General
  • General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
  • History, General
  • Horticultural Science
  • Housing and Human Environments, General
  • Human Services, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician
  • Interior Design
  • Journalism
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
  • Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant
  • Music, General
  • Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
  • Office Management and Supervision
  • Ornamental Horticulture
  • Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Sciences, General
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Nursery Operations and Management
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Poultry Science
  • Psychology, General
  • Radio and Television
  • Real Estate
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology, General
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Products Marketing Operations
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
  • Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Welding Technology/Welder
  • Word Processing

  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Agricultural Production Operations, Other
  • Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
  • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
  • Child Care and Support Services Management
  • Child Care Provider/Assistant
  • Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Electrician
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
  • Floriculture/Floristry Operations and Management
  • Forestry, General
  • Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant
  • Selling Skills and Sales Operations
  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

Credit placement options:
    (scores of 2 or higher)

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