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Online Degrees & Certificates

Chemeketa students have the opportunity to complete the Oregon Transfer Module, ten degrees and nineteen certificates online.

Chemeketa Community College works hard to ensure AAOT requirements can be completed 100% online within the 2 year associate's plan.

Online Associates Transfer and General Studies Degrees

  • Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer (AAOT)
  • Associate of General Studies (AGS)
  • Associate of Science Oregon Transfer – Business (ASOT)

 

Online Degree and Certificate Programs

Accounting Programs

  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Accounting
  • Accounting Certificate
  • Accounting Baccalaureate Preparation Certificate
  • Payroll Certificate
  • Tax Preparation Certificate
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    Are you interested in becoming a bookkeeper, accountant, or tax preparer?  The accounting program offers you training to qualify for entry-level positions requiring accounting in business, industry, and government agencies.

    The program includes a core of accounting, business, and general education courses and emphasizes acquiring specialized business knowledge.  You may select individual courses to meet your needs, or you may work toward an Associate of Applied Science degree.  The Accounting AAS degree and certificates may be earned completely online.

    Degrees

    • AAS Accounting Degree

    Certificates

    • Accounting Certificate
    • Accounting Baccalaureate Preparation Certificate
    • Payroll Certificate
    • Tax Preparation Certificate

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Business Technology Programs

  • AAS Accounting Administrative Assistant
  • AAS Administrative Office Professional
  • AAS Virtual Office Assistant
  • Business Software Certificate
  • Business Technology Certificate
  • Office Fundamentals Certificate
  • Virtual Office Assistant Certificate (Program Approval Only)
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    If you are wanting the skills and training needed in the rapidly-changing business and office environment, Chemeketa’s Business Technology program is for you. Our program has both one-year certificates and two-year degree programs to fit your needs.

    The Business Technology Program emphasizes project management, internet/intranet communications and research, document production and retrieval, customer service, composition, efficient use of software packages, and public relations.

    The certificates and degrees will prepare you for a variety of positions in administrative support. Click the More Info button below for details.

    Degrees

    • AAS Accounting Administrative Assistant
    • AAS Administrative Office Professional
    • AAS Virtual Office Assistant 

    Certificates

    • Business Software
    • Business Technology
    • Office Fundamentals
    • Virtual Office Assistant (Program Approval Only)

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Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, and Corrections Programs

  • Juvenile Corrections Certificate
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    Juvenile corrections workers provide supervision, facilitate in the treatment process and crisis intervention, provide social and life skills training, maintain records and documentation, engage in support services, and monitor and ensure a secure environment.

    This one-year certificate program is specifically designed for individuals who want to work directly with juvenile offenders through different agencies in various settings. These agencies may include Oregon Youth Authority (OYA), as well as other public, private, and non-profit organizations. The Juvenile Corrections certificate is designed to be integrated into the Criminal Justice Associate of Applied Science degree or Juvenile
    Justice Associate of Applied Science degree.

    Certificates

    • Juvenile Corrections

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Fire Protection Technology Programs

These degrees and certificate have both online and campus components.

  • AAS Fire Protection Technology – Fire Prevention
  • AAS Fire Protection Technology – Fire Suppression
  • Fire Service Supervision and Management Certificate
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    The Fire Protection programs offer career training in Fire Prevention and Fire Suppression. Both degree programs include training and education for those entering the career field and for those already employed. The Fire Service Supervision and Management certificate is designed to prepare current firefighters for promotion to officer positions. Chemeketa has a well-equipped fire station and training center on the Salem campus and at the Emergency Services Regional Training Center in nearby Brooks, Oregon. Coursework is accredited by the Oregon Board on Public Safety Standards and Training and by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress.

    Classes in this program are offered in the traditional on-campus classroom setting for students just beginning their fire protection training, and by distance education for fire service professionals active in the field. Distance education may include earning college credit for prior learning such as local training and work experience, individualized instructional contracts, transfer credits from local schools, and independent study courses online or by correspondence.

    Degrees

    • AAS Fire Protection Technology – Fire Prevention
    • AAS Fire Protection Technology – Fire Suppression

    Certificates

    • Fire Service Supervision and Management Certificate

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Hospitality and Tourism Management Programs

  • AAS Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Event Management Certificate
  • Food and Beverage Management Certificate
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate
  • Lodging Management Certificate
  • Tourism and Travel Management Certificate
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    The Hospitality and Tourism Management curriculum focuses on the management aspects of Oregon’s fastest-growing industry: hospitality and tourism. The Hospitality and Tourism Management associate of applied science degree, in combination with one or more specialized areas of study, prepares students for a wide variety of career opportunities in key industry sectors. The Event Management certificate offers career opportunities in meeting and event planning. The Food and Beverage Management certificate prepares students to work in food and beverage supervision in a variety of venues. The Lodging Management certificate preps students to work in the area of lodging supervision in facilities ranging from small B & Bs to large resorts, while the Travel and Tourism certificate focuses on travel-related careers. The one-year Hospitality and Tourism Management certificate opens the door to careers in hospitality and tourism management.

    Degrees

    • AAS Hospitality and Tourism Management

    Certificates

    • Event Management Certificate
    • Food and Beverage Management Certificate
    • Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate
    • Lodging Management Certificate
    • Tourism and Travel Management Certificate

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Management Programs

  • AAS Management
  • AAS Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  • Procurement Management Certificate
  • Retail Management Certificate
  • Sustainability in Management Certificate
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    These program offerings include a short-term and one-year Certificates of Completion and a two-year Associate of Applied Science degree. The 36-credit Retail Management certificate prepares students for careers in sales and management. The one-year certificate program offers training for entry-level positions in the field of procurement management. As a graduate of Chemeketa’s Management AAS degree program, you may begin as a management trainee or other entry-level employee of a small business or large firm.

    You may select individual courses to meet your needs, or you may work toward a certificate or degree.

    Degrees

    • AAS Management
    • AAS Procurement and Supply Chain Management

    Certificates

    • Procurement Management Certificate
    • Retail Management Certificate
    • Sustainability in Management Certificate

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SLPA Programs

Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Programs

  • AAS Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Certificate
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    The Speech-Language Pathology Assistant (SLPA) program is a comprehensive certificate and degree program of both theory and practical experience designed to prepare students to become certified Speech-Language Pathology Assistants (SLPAs).

    An SLPA is a certified support person who works under the supervision of a licensed speech-language pathologist. The SLPA performs specific therapy-related tasks that are prescribed and directed by their supervising speech-language pathologist. The SLPA works closely with others in a variety of settings, including schools, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and in private practice. As a member of a speech-language therapy team, the SLPA helps children and adults with communication disorders improve their ability to speak, listen, and interact with others. SLPAs are responsible for following the directed treatment plan of the supervising SLP while working independently to deliver therapy services to children and adults, taking and tracking data, and various other roles and responsibilities within their scope of practice.

    Degrees

    • AAS Speech-Language Pathology

    Certificates

    • Speech-Language Pathology Assistant

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