Prince William Sound Community College

Study in Alaska with No Out of State Tuition at PWSCC
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Academic Programs

Associate Degrees

PWSCC offers Associate of Arts and Associate of Applied Science degrees. The AA requires a greater number of general requirements from the areas of social science, natural science, humanities, and mathematics. The AAS requires more course work in the area of specialty for the particular program and is an occupation-oriented degree. PWSCC offers the following Associate degrees in cooperation with the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) & University of Alaska Southeast (UAS). Please see the following Associate degrees below and any other information you may need.

*Offered in partnership with University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) via distance
**Offered in partnership with University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) via distance


Certificates are college-level programs designed to give career skills in a specific area. Programs vary in length and in course requirements and are offered to enhance the employment opportunities of persons who seek specialized training. Certificate programs are official catalog offerings of the college and are recorded on the college transcript. Please see the following certificates offered at PWSCC below.

Occupational Endorsement

Occupational Endorsement programs are official offerings of the college. Students are awarded a certificate of completion by the department. Occupational Endorsements can be used to meet CIOS, AAS, or certificate requirements. Please see the following occupational endorsements offered at PWSCC below.