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Academics

Student-centered for success.

Find Your Success at ARC

Students come to American River College to pursue many different educational goals. American River College offers associate degrees, certificates, and/or transfer to a four-year institution. Learn more about the types of programs we offer.

Plan Your Schedule

Search Class Schedules

Search Class Schedules

Search for classes at American River College and at all of the Los Rios colleges.

Search Class Schedules

Degree Planner

Degree Planner

Degree Planner is an interactive planning tool that helps students complete their degree as efficiently as possible by mapping out what courses to take and when to take them.

Degree Planner

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ARC Program Roadmaps

Program roadmaps provide clear paths for completing degrees and certificates.

Program Roadmaps

Explore Academic Programs

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Programs and Majors

Learn about our majors and HomeBases. Choose a subject to learn more about the degrees, certificates, and courses offered.

Programs and Majors

HomeBases

HomeBases

A HomeBase pathway community is a dedicated, welcoming space where students in a particular major or area of interest can get the support they need to complete their academic program while also enjoying a sense of community and belonging.

HomeBases

Career Education

Career Education

Career Education is a term for educational programs that specialize in the skilled trades, applied arts and sciences, modern technologies, and career preparation.

Career Education

Online Education

Online Education

Online courses are a great way to take advantage of one of Los Rios’ greatest assets – the full course inventory of four outstanding colleges, all at your fingertips!

Online Education

Internships and Career Services

Internships and Career Services

The Work Experience and Internship Program is an experiential academic program. ARC Career and Pathways offers an array of resources to assist students in choosing career options and planning for college.

Internships and Career Services

Study Abroad

Study Abroad

The international education programs in the Los Rios Community College District promote and encourage the internationalization of the college by fostering mutual understanding, facilitating preparation and participation in the international community for the world of work.

Study Abroad

College Catalog

The American River College catalog is a vital resource during your time as a Beaver. You can view our current catalog online as well as archived catalogs dating back to 2004.