Distance Education

Online Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College offers over 250 online courses, enabling students to earn the following degrees, diplomas, and certificates fully online. For full program description, please refer to the current college catalog.

Are you ready to begin an online program? Our registration website contains all the information you need to get started!

Degrees (20)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Accounting and Finance (A25800)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Business Administration General (A25120BA)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Business Administration Human Resources Management (A25120HR)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Business Administration Marketing (A25120MK)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Criminal Justice Technology (A55180)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Early Childhood Education Transfer B-K Teacher Licensure (A55220TL)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Early Childhood Education Transfer Non-Licensure (A55220TN)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Emergency Management (A55460)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Emergency Medical Science (A45340) Note: Emergency Medical Science curriculum is only open to currently certified Paramedics, please refer to the program page for more information. 
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Fire Protection Technology (A55240)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Healthcare Management Technology (A25200)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Information Technology Cyber Security (A25590SC)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Information Technology Information Systems (A25590IT)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Medical Office Administration (A25310)
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree: Office Administration (A25370)
  • Associate in Arts Degree (A10100)
  • Associate in General Education Degree (A10300)
  • Associate in Science Degree (A10400)
  • *Career & College Promise College Transfer Pathway Leading to Associate in Arts (P1012C)
  • *Career & College Promise College Transfer Pathway Leading to Associate in Science (P1042C)

*Transfer degrees are available for eligible high school students, learn more about the college transfer pathway

Diplomas (10)
  • Accounting and Finance CPA Exam Diploma (D25800FT)
  • Accounting and Finance Diploma (D25800)
  • Business Administration Diploma (D25120)
  • Criminal Justice Technology CTE Diploma (D55180PB)
  • Criminal Justice Technology Diploma (D55180)
  • Emergency Management Diploma (D55460)
  • Fire Protection Technology Diploma (D55240)
  • Healthcare Management Technology Diploma (D25200)
  • Information Technology Diploma (D25590IT)
  • Information Technology System Administration Diploma (D25590HW)
Certificates (35)
  • *Criminal Justice Technology CTE Certificate (C55180PB)
  • *Early Childhood Education CTE Certificate (C55220PB)
  • *Information Technology Computer Essentials CTE Certificate (C25590PE)
  • Accounting and Finance Tax Certificate (C25800XT)
  • Accounting and Finance Government Certificate (C25800GT)
  • Accounting and Finance Insurance Certificate (C25800IN)
  • Accounting and Finance Services Certificate (C25800FS)
  • Business Administration Computing Certificate (C25120BC)
  • Business Administration Customer Service Certificate (C25120CS)
  • Business Administration Entrepreneurship Certificate (C25120EN)
  • Business Administration Human Resources Certificate (C25120HR)
  • Business Administration Management Certificate (C25120BM)
  • Criminal Justice Technology Certificate (C55180)
  • Criminal Justice Technology Homeland Security Certificate (C55180HS)
  • Criminal Justice Technology Juvenile Justice Certificate (C55180JJ)
  • Early Childhood Education Administrators Advanced Certificate (C55220EA)
  • Early Childhood Education Child Care Specialist Certificate (C55220CS)
  • Emergency Management Certificate (C55460MG)
  • Emergency Management Rescue Certificate (C55460RS)
  • Emergency Management Response & Recovery Certificate (C55460RR)
  • Fire Protection Technology Fire Service Leader & Management Certificate (C55240LM)
  • Fire Protection Technology Firefighter Health&Wellness Certificate (C55240FH)
  • Fire Protection Technology Human Relations-Fire & Govt Certificate (C55240HR)
  • Fire Protection Technology Supervision & HR Certificate (C55240SH)
  • Healthcare Management Technology Certificate (C25200BE)
  • Infant/Toddler Care (Certificate) (C55290)
  • Information Technology Cisco Networking Certificate (C25590CN)
  • Information Technology Database Administration Certificate (C25590DA)
  • Information Technology Essentials Certificate (C25590ES)
  • Information Technology Network Security Administration Certificate (C25590NS)
  • Information Technology Productivity Software Certificate (C25590SF)
  • Information Technology Security Essentials Certificate (C25590SE)
  • Information Technology Systems Administration Certificate (C25590SA)
  • Information Technology Windows Administration Certificate (C25590WA)
  • Information Technology Workforce Essentials Certificate (C25590WE)

*CTE Certificates are available for students participating in the Career & College Promise Program.