Fields of Interest

Culture and Society

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Programs in the Culture and Society Field of Interest are focused on acquiring a deep understanding of humanity, society, and human expression. These programs foster critical and analytical thinking and create flexible problem solvers who are ready to tackle complex global issues.

Our Culture and Society programs are also designed for easy transfer to a four-year college, and our students are prepared for a broad range of careers, including marketing, post-secondary teaching, law, translation, government law agencies, and private and government research groups and think tanks.

If you are ready to find the Culture and Society program that is right for you, select the option from the drop-down below that best fits your current goals.

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The Associate degrees in this list give you the opportunity for an in-depth study of your chosen field. If you decide to move on to a four-year degree after graduation, you will need to work with an advisor to confirm which classes will transfer, and acceptance is not guaranteed. Subject matter options are listed.

GateWay also offers courses in Archaeology, Arts & Humanities, HistoryPhilosophy & ReligionWomen Studies  and more in support of the degrees below. In addition, courses in English as a Second Language, Reading and Spanish are available.   

A Certificate prepares you for entry-level work in your chosen field and requires fewer classes than the Associate degree or university transfer options. There are several types of certificates available, including career, trade, and academic certificates.

Credits earned in a certificate program can often be used toward an Associate degree. For more information, speak with an advisor.

No awards of this type were found for this field of interest.

If you simply want to take a class to learn a new skill or hone your current abilities, this option is for you.

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View all Culture and Society programs offered at Maricopa Community Colleges.