Education Options at Sandburg


Carl Sandburg College offers 25 associate degrees and 33 certificates. Whether you are pursing a certificate and want to quickly get out into the working world, or you aim to get your two-year degree and continue your studies at a four-year college or university, Carl Sandburg College will help you get to where you want to be.



University Studies, Associate Degree Programs for Transfer


These programs are for those students planning to transfer to a senior college or university to earn Baccalaureate degree.


Program List




Administrative Office Assistant

Advanced Electrical Automotive
Automotive Technology
Basic Industrial Manufacturing Maintenance Certificate

Basic Network Security
Cisco Network Associate

Computer Support Associate
Computer Technician
Cosmetology Teacher
Criminal Justice

Database Associate

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography

Diesel Power Technology

EMS– Paramedic

Legal Office Assistant

Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Medical Assisting

Medical Office Assistant

Network Security Associate

Personal & Home Care Aide
Practical Nursing

Rail/Off Highway Motive Power Electrical Technician
Small Business Management

Welding/Gas Shielded Arc

Welding/MIG Option Gas Metal Arc

Welding/Pipe Welder Specialist

Welding/Shielded Metal Arc

Welding/TIG Option Gas Metal Arc



Associate in Applied Science Degrees (A.A.S.)


Administrative Office Professional
Biofuels Manufacturing Technology
Business Administration
Criminal Justice
Dental Hygiene
Health Information Management

IT LAN & Security Associate

Locomotive Electrical

Locomotive Mechanical
Mortuary Science
Mortuary Science Accelerated Program
Nursing (R.N.)
Radiologic Technology
Rail/Off-Highway Motive Powered Electrical Technician
Surgical Technology