Programs of Study

Programs of Study refers to an associate degree with its own curriculum code and all related specializations, certificates, and career studies certificates. The following is an alphabetized list of all NOVA programs with their degrees and certificates along with details of each program, including the purpose of the program, campuses where the program is offered, course completion requirements by semester, course content summaries for each course in the program, general transfer information and advising sheets. Each certificate also has gainful employment information.

Accounting A.A.S.
Accounting Career Studies Certificate
Bookkeeping Certificate

Administration of Justice A.A.S.
Administration of Justice Certificate
General Forensic Investigation Career Studies Certificate
Advanced Forensic Investigation Career Studies Certificate
Security Management Career Studies Certificate
National Security Career Studies Certificate
Homeland Security Specialization

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration A.A.S.
Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Certificate
HVAC-R and Facilities Services Technology Career Studies Certificate

American Sign Language to English Interpretation A.A.S.
American Sign Language Career Studies Certificate

Architecture Technology A.A.S.
Architectural Drafting Certificate

Automotive Technology A.A.S.
Emissions Specialization
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair Career Studies Certificate
Collision Repair Technology Career Studies Certificate
Diesel Mechanics Technology Career Studies Certificate

Biotechnology A.A.S.
Biotechnology Lab Technician Career Studies Certificate

Business Administration A.S.

Business Management A.A.S.
Administrative Support Technology Specialization Discontinued SP 2014
Healthcare Administration Specialization
International Business Specialization
Public Management Specialization
Business Information Technology Career Studies Certificate
Entrepreneurship Career Studies Certificate
Leadership Development Career Studies Certificate

Communication Design A.A.S.
Interactive Design Specialization
Multimedia Design Certificate
Web Design Specialist Career Studies Certificate

Computer Science A.S.

Construction Management Technology A.A.S.
Construction Supervision Career Studies Certificate

Contract Management A.A.S.
Contract Management Certificate

CyberSecurity A.A.S.
CyberSecurity Career Studies Certificate

Dental Hygiene A.A.S.
Dental Assisting Certificate

Diagnostic Medical Sonography A.A.S.

Driver Education Career Studies Certificate

Early Childhood Development A.A.S.
School-Age Child Specialization
Early Childhood Development Certificate
Infant and Toddler Care Career Studies Certificate
Paraprofessional Teacher Assistant Career Studies Certificate
Early Childhood Development Career Studies Certificate

Emergency Medical Services A.A.S.
Emergency Medical Technician – Basic Career Studies Certificate
Emergency Medical Technician – Intermediate Career Studies Certificate
Paramedic Career Studies Certificate

Engineering A.S.
Electrical Engineering Specialization

Engineering Technology A.A.S.
Civil Engineering Technology Specialization
Drafting Specialization
Mechanical Engineering Technology Specialization
Computer Aided Drafting and Design Career Studies Certificate
Electronic Media in Design Rendering and Animation Career Studies Certificate
Land, Planning, Survey and Development Career Studies Certificate

Fine Arts A.A.

Fine Arts A.A.A.
Photography Specialization

Fire Science Technology A.A.S.

Fitness Career Studies Certificate

General Education Certificate

General Studies A.S.
Recreation, Parks & Leisure Studies Specialization
Outdoor Recreation and Resource Management Career Studies Certificate
Recreation Programming and Administration Career Studies Certificate

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Career Studies Certificate

Health Information Management A.A.S.
Clinical Data Coding Career Studies Certificate
Medical Transcription Career Studies Certificate

Health Information Technology Career Studies Certificate

Health Science Career Studies Certificate

Historic Preservation Career Studies Certificate

Horticulture Technology A.A.S.
Landscape Design Specialization

Hospitality Management A.A.S.
Food Service Management Specialization
Hotel Management Specialization
Nutrition Management Specialization
Culinary Arts Certificate
Meeting, Event and Exhibition Management Certificate

Information Systems Technology A.A.S.
Application Programming Career Studies Certificate
Database Specialist Career Studies Certificate
IT Technical Support Career Studies Certificate
Network Administration Career Studies Certificate
Network Engineering (Specialist) Career Studies Certificate
Web Design and Development Career Studies Certificate

Information Technology A.S.

Interior Design A.A.S.

Liberal Arts A.A.
Art History Specialization
International Studies Specialization
Psychology Specialization
Communication Studies
African-American Studies Career Studies Certificate
Chinese Studies Career Studies Certificate
Japanese Studies Career Studies Certificate
Latin American Studies Career Studies Certificate
Theatre Career Studies Certificate
English Specialization

Marketing A.A.S.
Digital Marketing Specialization
International Marketing Specialization
Public Relations Specialization
Social Media Career Studies Certificate
Marketing Career Studies Certificate
Promotion & Public Relations Career Studies Certificate
Retail Management Career Studies Certificate

Massage Therapy Career Studies Certificate

Medical Laboratory Technology A.A.S.
Phlebotomy Career Studies Certificate

Music A.A.

Music A.A.A.
Jazz/Popular Music Specialization
Music Recording Technology

Nursing A.A.S.

Occupational Therapy Assistant A.A.S.

Paralegal Studies A.A.S.

Photography and Media A.A.S.

Physical Therapist Assistant A.A.S.

Professional Writing for Business, Government, and Industry Certificate

Radiation Oncology A.A.S.

Radiography A.A.S.

Respiratory Therapy A.A.S.

Science A.S.
Mathematics Specialization

Social Sciences A.S.
Deaf Studies Specialization
Political Science Specialization
Social Sciences Psychology Specialization
Teacher Education Specialization
Geospatial Specialization

Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Counselor Certificate

Veterinary Technology A.A.S.

Welding- Basic Techniques Career Studies Certificate