Explore Mt. San Antonio College’s affordable career education programs. Certificates can take as little as one semester. Hands-on classes are held in industry-standard labs. Programs prepare students for in-demand jobs.
What is Career Education?
Learn by Exploring, Collaborating, and Doing
Career Education prepares students for in-demand jobs requiring less than a 4-year degree in diverse industries. Taught by instructors and expert professionals, these programs provide hands-on training while building the comprehensive skill sets needed for success in the jobs of today and well into the future.
Find Your Success with Career Education at Mt. SAC
Click on an area of concentration below, select a certificate, then explore associated job titles, salary levels, and projected job outlooks for program graduates.
Whats Your Path?
Are you still undecided? Looking at career options based on earnings potential? Not sure what programs we have on campus? If you answered yes to any of these questions, our Career Coach website can help you find your path.
What is Accreditation?
Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.
ACCJC has a third party comment form available online and can be reached as follows: Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges 10 Commercial Blvd Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949 Tel: (415) 506-0234 Fax: (415) 506-0238.
There are countless reasons to choose Mt. San Antonio College. We offer hundreds of academic, athletic, and support programs to help our students achieve any goal. Whether you want to transfer to a four-year university, earn your GED, get your associate degree, or just take a couple classes to help with your job, Mt. SAC has a program for you.
Flexible Programs, Excellent Education
Mt. SAC has more than 90 different degree programs and 150 certificate (career training) programs in industries and subjects ranging from graphic design to agriculture to nursing to air conditioning repair. Regardless of the subject, our courses are of the highest quality. Mt. SAC’s students, faculty, and the college itself have earned countless awards and distinctions for their work. It is our dedication to excellence that has made us a Top 10 California Transfer College.
Full College Experience without the Full College Debt
It costs California residents only about $1,400 per year to attend Mt. San Antonio College. We offer the same general education courses as UC and CSU schools but cost tens of thousands of dollars less. In fact, students can earn their bachelor’s degree with half the amount of student debt just by starting at Mt. SAC and then transferring to a four-year university. On top of the savings, we offer competitive athletics teams, student clubs, and state-of-the-art facilities and technology just like you would find at four-year universities.
College can be difficult, especially for students who don’t have the support they need at home or who have families of their own to support. That’s why we provide our students with all of the tools they need to succeed. That includes tutoring, daycare for their children, ESL courses, and basic skills classes.