DVC offers partially and fully online courses to help you meet your goals! Take short term, full term, and cybersession courses with us online and finish faster.
Ready to take the next step?
Change your life with an online degree and/or certificate! Courses are taught by DVC instructors with specialized training in online instruction. Explore our growing number of fully online programs and majors:
Learn more about our administration of justice program and career opportunities.
Learn more about our art digital media program and career opportunities.
Learn more about our business program and career opportunities.
Learn more about our computer information systems program and career opportunities.
Learn more about our computer networking technology program and career opportunities.
Learn more about our computer science program and career opportunities.
Certificate of Achievement - Associate Teacher
Learn more about our early childhood education program and career opportunities.
Learn more about our geography program and career opportunities.
Associate of Arts for Transfer* - History
Learn more about our history program and career opportunities.
PACE is a program designed to support working adult, transfer students to complete
their educational goals.
Learn more about our PACE program.
*Note: AA and AA-T degrees require additional GE courses, many of which can be completed fully or partially online.
Is the DVC program you are interested in not yet fully online? Explore all our courses, certificates, and degrees across five unique interest areas. Many can be partially completed online.
Need more fully online options? Our partnership with the California Virtual Campus makes it easy to find and register for online courses offered at other California Community Colleges while enrolled at DVC. Select Diablo Valley College as your home college and search for online courses through the CVC Exchange.
DVC students are provided the latest technologies to ensure success with online learning. You'll have free access to Microsoft Office, Zoom, Canvas, LinkedIn Learning, Handshake, and more! New to online learning? Online learning training, tech help, and tech loans are available to help.
Many students take a mix of on campus, fully online, and partially online classes at DVC. Learn more about our class formats:
This video was made by DVC students in our Art Digital Media and FTVE program! Text-based descriptions of class formats are also available.