Certificate of Applied Science Degrees


Certificate of Applied Science Degree programs, which generally take two semesters of full-time course work to complete, are designed for students seeking to learn basic skills or to increase their proficiency in a specific occupational area. In a certificate of applied science degree program. students take skill-development courses in their field of interest and a limited number of related courses and general education courses. Graduates of certificate of Applied Science degree programs may use their credentials to seek immediate employment or may continue their studies in an Associate degree program.

Pierpont offers the following Certificate of Applied Science Degrees:

  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Paraprofessional in Education
  • Petroleum Technology (start Jan 2014)
  • Power Plant Technology

Click on the active links to the left to find out more about these and other exciting programs.

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