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CAREER CLUSTERS for 70 Degrees & Programs
This chart lists the programs and degrees that Cowley College offers by career cluster.
To view this chart organized by Departments, click here.

- Click on the Description to go to a high-level view of the program.
- Buttons in the degrees columns indicate the type of degree or certification you can earn in each program.
- Click on the button in the degree category to view the academic requirements for each degree or certification.
(*) notes that a degree/program is listed in more than one category.

Career Clusters for Degrees and Programs
Degree/Program Description
Agriculture   AS Degree        
Agribusiness AA Degree          
Equine Management       AGS Degree    
Art - Performing Arts, Music & Theatre
Degree/Program Description
Music AA Degree          
Theatre AA Degree          
Art - Visual Art & Digital Art
Degree/Program Description
Art AA Degree          
Graphic Design AA Degree   AAS Degree      
Business & Management
Degree/Program Descriptions
Accounting AA Degree   AAS Degree      
Business Administration AA Degree          
Legal Office Assistant     AAS Degree   Certificate  
Legal Office Support         Certificate  
Administrative Office Management     AAS Degree      
Office Careers         Certificate  
Entrepreneurship &
Business Leadership
    AAS Degree      
Golf Course Management AA Degree          
Hotel and Restaurant Management AA Degree          
Leadership (Business Emphasis)       AGS Degree    
Management Information Systems(*) AA Degree          
Career & Tech Ed / Vocational Training
Degree/Program Descriptions
Applied Technologies       AGS Degree    
Automotive Technology     AAS Degree   Certificate  
Machine and Tool Technology     AAS Degree   Certificate  
Manufacturing Technology (Mechatronics)     AAS Degree   Certificate  
Non-Destructive Technology     AAS Degree      
Numerical Control Programming         Certificate  
Welding Technology     AAS Degree   Certificate  
Computer Science & Information Technology
Degree/Program Descriptions
Computer Information Science AA Degree          
Computer Science   AS Degree        
Information Security         Certificate  
Management Information Systems(*) AA Degree          
Web Design       AGS Degree    
Degree/Program Descriptions
Cosmetology   AAS Degree   Certificate  
Criminal Justice
Degree/Program Descriptions
Criminal Justice AA Degree   AAS Degree   Certificate  
Forensic Sciences   AS Degree        
Pre-Law AA Degree          
Degree/Program Descriptions

Child Care and Development
    Early Childhood Education

    AAs Degree   Certificate  
Elementary/Early Childhood AA Degree          
Elementary PET/WSU AA Degree          
Health and Physical Education (*) AA Degree          
Instructional Technology & Design       AGS Degree    
Paraprofessional Educator AA Degree          
Secondary Education AA Degree          
Engineering - Pre-Professional Program
Degree/Program Descriptions
Engineering (Pre) Manufacturing with
Wichita State University
  AS Degree        
Engineering (Pre)   AS Degree        
Engineering (Pre) - Transfer to PIttsburg State
University/Oklahoma State University
  AS Degree        
English & Journalism
Degree/Program Descriptions
Creative Writing AA Degree          
English AA Degree          
Healthcare & Medical Services - EMS, MICT, CNA/CMA, Administration
Degree/Program Descriptions
CNA/CMA and Related Classes         prep  
EMS Education         prep  
EMS Leadership       AGS Degree    
EMS Paramedic - EMS     Associate of Applied Science Degree      
Health Services Management &
Community Development
AA Degree          
Leadership       Associate of General Studies Degree    
Long Term Adult Health Care
Medical Transcription     Associate of Applied Science Degree   Certificate  
Medical Coding and Medical Coding-Healthcare     AAS degree   Certificate  
Medical Office Support         Certificate  
RN Program         prep  
Healthcare & Medical - Pre-professional Programs
Degree/Program Descriptions
Chiropractic (Pre)   AS Degree        
Dental Hygiene (Pre)   AS Degree        
Dentistry (Pre)   AS Degree        
Dietetics (Pre)   AS Degree        
Medicine (Pre)   AS Degree        
Mortuary Science (Pre)   AS Degree        
Nursing (Pre)   AS Degree        
Pharmacy (Pre)   AS Degree        
Physical Therapy (Pre)   AS Degree        
Pre-Athletic Training (Pre) (*)   AS Degree        
Veterinary Medicine (Pre)   AS Degree        
Liberal Arts
Degree/Program Descriptions
Liberal Arts AA Degree          
Mass Communications - Broadcasting, Marketing, Public Relations
Degree/Program Descriptions
Mass Communications AA Degree          
Degree/Program Descriptions
Mathematics   AS Degree        
Natural Science
Degree/Program Descriptions
Biology   AS Degree        
Chemistry   AS Degree        
Physics (Pre)   AS Degree        
Environmental Health  Transfer to MSSU   AS Degree        
Social Science
Degree/Program Descriptions
Anthropology AA Degree          
History AA Degree          
Political Science AA Degree          
Psychology AA Degree          
Religion AA Degree          
Social Work AA Degree          
Sociology AA Degree          
Sports & Recreation
Degree/Program Descriptions
Health and Physical Education (*) AA Degree          
Sports Management/
Sports Administration
AA degree          
Pre-Athletic Training (*)   AS Degree        
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