American River College - Diploma

American River College is a California community college located in the unincorporated community of Foothill Farms, California in northern Sacramento County, California, United States. American River College offers associate degree programmes in disciplines including Business, Fine Arts, Engineering, Humanities and more. American River College is licensed by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) of the The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

  • Average Tuition USD 8,880

School Description

The roots of the college date back to 1942 as Grant Union Junior College, which in 1945 became Grant Technical College. In 1965, the institute became a part of Los Rios Community College District and the name was changed to its present name, 'American River College'. The college grew in infrastructure throughout 1970s and 80s, The expansion did not stop after that and the college has grown into one of the largest community colleges in the state.

American Community College is a part of the California Community Colleges System and its campus occupies a 155 acre land on the old Cameron Ranch in northern Sacramento County. American Community College currently enrolls 35,000 full-time and part-time students in its wide range of associate degree programmes. American Community College is great for international students seeking transfer to a top four-year university in California such as the University of California, Davis and California State University, Sacramento.

Diploma Programs

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Accounting

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Anthropology

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biology, and the behavior of primates.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Athletics

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Sports. The program offers courses that focus on sport specific skill development; sport specific strength training; cardiovascular conditioning; agility work; speed training; and flexibility exercises.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Biological Sciences

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of cell growth, DNA expression, botany, parasitology and recombinant DNA technology.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Biotechnology

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    The program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Bioinformatics. The program offers courses that focus on the use of information technology to study living things, and the use of computers to collect, and organize biological information.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Business

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Business principles and techniques. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the fundamentals of business, like buying, selling and producing products; business organization; and accounting.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Chemistry

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.

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    Computer Information Science

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Information Systems Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the management of data systems and related facilities for processing and retrieving internal business information; cost and accounting information systems; management control systems; personnel information systems; data storage and security; business systems networking; report preparation; computer facilities; equipment operation and maintenance; operator supervision and training; and management information systems policy and planning.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Dance

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Dance. The program offers courses that focus on the study of dance as a cultural phenomenon; dance techniques and choreography; history of dance; and dance production.

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    Early Childhood Education

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Childhood Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the design and provision of teaching including other educational services for infant and preschool aged children with special learning needs or disabilities.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Economics

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Economics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the systematic and efficient allocation of resources; economic theory; micro and macroeconomics; comparative economic systems; banking systems; international economics; quantitative analytical methods; and public policy.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Engineering

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technological principles in reference to the design of engines, machines, structures, and electrical systems.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    English

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    English

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    History

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge of History. The program offers courses that focus on developing an awareness of differing political, cultural, social, and economic structures in past societies and their interrelationship.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Humanities

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Humanities. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the social and physical sciences, languages, literature, art, music, philosophy, and religion.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Journalism

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the fundamentals of Journalism. The program offers courses that focus on news writing and editing; reporting; photojournalism; layout and graphic design; journalism law and policy; professional standards and ethics; research methods; and journalism history and criticism.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Legal Assisting

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the theoretical study of law.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Management

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of topics related to business; management; finance; economics; marketing; customers operations; communication; information technology; business policy; and strategy.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Marketing

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of marketing research and consumer behavior. The program offers courses that focus on the study of demand analysis; profit relationships; pricing theory; marketing campaigns and strategic planning; market segments; advertising methods; and sales operations and management.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Mathematics

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Mathematics. The program offers courses that focus on algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Nursing

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Nutrition and Food Science

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nutrition Science. The program offers courses that focus on food science, microbiology, dietetics, nutrition, and clinical nutritional care.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Philosophy

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Philosophy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of Eastern and Western philosophy, aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, and contemporary philosophy.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Physics

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Political Science

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Political Science. The program offers courses that focus on understanding political ideas, ideologies, institutions, policies, processes, and behavior. As well as groups, classes, government, diplomacy, law, strategy, and war.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Psychology

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Real Estate

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program enables students to successfully manage development projects, proactively shape a business environment, and analyze variables that contribute to challenges and innovation. The program offers courses that focus on the study of architectural design and construction; historic preservation; landscape architecture; urban planning and design; business; real estate; zoning laws; public policy; and engineering.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Social Sciences

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology, and environmental science.

  • 4700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841, USA

    Sociology

    USD 8,880 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Sociology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of family; religion; media; global development; and methods of research.

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