DVC’s world languages programs offer courses in 10 languages: American Sign Language, Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Persian, Russian and Spanish. The study of a world language can open up a variety of job opportunities. Most world language careers require more than two years of study.
The world language and cultures program will prepare you for work in a variety of occupations and career paths, including:
Change your life with a world language and cultures degree and/or certificate.
A certificate readily prepares you to enter a particular field or career. It can also give you new skills for advancement in the workplace.
An associate degree requires a broader education for career options in a range of industries. It's a great step towards earning a bachelor degree at a four-year school or entering the workforce sooner.
Associate Degrees for Transfer:
A transfer degree is equivalent to the first two years of a bachelor’s degree program. Earning one can guarantee admission to California State Universities, some private and online universities, and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). ADTs, along with a transfer agreement guarantee (TAG) with the University of California system can help you achieve your goals for less. Learn about transfer services.