Academics

academicsMSC offers a general program for the first two years of college courses leading to the Associate of Arts; the curriculum provides a strong foundation for the pursuit of a baccalaureate degree.

In addition the College offers courses leading to Associate of Applied Science in Accounting, Architectural & Engineering Technology, Computer Information & Office Systems, Computer Systems Technology, Fire & Emergency Service Technology, Human Services, Paramedical Technology, Refrigeration & Heating Technology, Small Business Administration, Telecommunications, Electronics & Computer Technology, and the Information Technology Specialist through University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF).

Career and Technical Programs are offered providing undergraduate  certificates in Architectural Drafting, Civil Drafting, Mechanical & Electrical Drafting, Structural Drafting, Computer & Networking Technology (TECT), Refrigeration & Heating Technology, Telecommunications, Electronics & Computer Technology, and the Information Technology Specialist through UAF.

The Occupational Endorsement Certificates (OEC) offered provide the specialized knowledge and skills needed in specific employment sectors. MSC offers the following OECs; CAD for Building Construction, CISCO-CNA, Office Foundations, Bookkeeping Support, Medical Office Support, Office Digital Media, Office Support, Residential and Light Commercial Heating & Ventilation, Commercial HVAC Systems, Residential and Light Commercial Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration, Commercial Refrigeration Systems, Renewable Energy, and Veterinary Assisting.

Mat-Su College offers professional development courses and provides selected college level classes to area high school students through Tech Prep, Academic Concurrent Enrollment, and District-wide course agreements with the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District.

Non-credit vocational and personal enrichment courses, continuing education courses, and selected upper division courses are also offered as demand warrants.

Visit the Academic Programs page for in-depth descriptions of our offerings.