Certificates

Certificate programs offer concentrated study to help you become specialized in your field without having to meet the extended requirements of a standard degree program. Earn a certificate to learn more about a subject, become expert in an emerging field, or boost your career. The programs are abbreviated enough to easily fit into the schedule of a busy professional, but thorough enough to give you a deep knowledge and understanding of the subject matter as well.

ATTENTION: This page serves as an archive for past degree plans. If you wish to view current degree plans, visit our College Catalog. Currently enrolled students can also view their degree plan and degree audit in DegreeWorks.

In accordance with Federal Regulatory Citations, institutions are required to provide the following information for each program that leads to gainful employment which are:

  1. Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) codes
  2. On-time graduation rates
  3. Cost of the Program to include books and fees
  4. Placement rate for students completing the program
  5. Median loan debt incurred by students who have completed the program

Gainful Employment Programs

If a program has less than 10 graduates per year, due to privacy issues, the Median Loan Debt and the On-Time Graduation rates are not reported to the public.

* In order for a program to be considered part of the gainful employment, the program has to meet the following:

  • has to be financial aid eligible
  • technical programs of at least one academic year in length
  • program has to lead to a certificate or credentialed non-degree
  • clock hour programs have to be 600 hours or longer
  • college credit certificate programs have to be 30 credit hours or less

For more information, please contact STC Student Financial Services (956) 872-8375

Certificate Plans / Gainful Employment

Certificate Gainful Employment Degree Plan
Business & Technology Division
Accounting Clerk (CT1-ACCT) 52.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Architectural & Civil Engineering Technology (CT1-ARCT) 15.1301 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Architectural & Engineering Design Technology (CT1-AEDT) 15.1301 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Architectural & Visual Technology (CT1-AVTE) 15.1301 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Automotive Technology (CT1-AUTO) 47.0604 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Basic Peace Officer (CT1-BCPO) 43.0107 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Cloud Computing & Virtualization Specialist (CT1-CCVS) 15.1201 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Combination Welding (CT1-WLDG) 48.0508 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Commercial Baking (CT1-COMB) 12.0501 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Commercial Cooking (CT1-COMC) 12.0503 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Computer and Information Technologies Specialist (CT1-TSS) 11.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Computer and Internet Specialist (CT1-CPIN) 15.1202 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Computer and Network Specialist (CT1-CPNE) 11.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Computer Applications Specialist (CT1-COMP) 11.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Computer Maintenance Specialist (CT1-CMS) 15.1202 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Construction Supervision Assistant (CT1-CNBT) 15.1001 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Cybersecurity/Digital Forensics Specialist (CT1-CDFS) 11.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Diesel Technology(CT1-DISL) 47.0605 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Electrician Assistant (CT1-ELPT) 46.0301 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Employee & Labor Relations Assistant (CT1-EMPL) 52.1001 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Fire Science - Basic Firefighter (CT1-FIRE) 43.0203 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Ford Maintenance and Light Repair (CT1-FMLR) 47.0604 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology (CT1-HVAC) 47.0201 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Human Resources Assistant (CT1-HRPO) 52.1001 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Import / Export (CT1-IMXP) 52.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Legal Office Specialist (CT1-LGOS) 22.0301 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Logistics (CT1-LOGS) 52.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Management (CT1-MGMT) 52.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Marketing (CT1-MRKG) 52.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Mechatronics Technology Specialist (CT1-MECT) 15.1201 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Multimedia Specialist (CT1-MULT) 11.0101 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Office Specialist (CT1-SECS) 52.0401 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Payroll Assistant (CT1-PAYR) 52.1001 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Precision Manufacturing Technology (CT1-PMTD) 48.0507 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Precision Manufacturing Technology Fast Start (CT1-FSMT) 48.0501 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Recruiter Assistant (CT1-RECR) 52.1001 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Structural Welding (CT1-STWL) 48.0508 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Telecommunication Support Specialist (CT1-TESS) 15.1201 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Voice and Data Technician (CT1-VDAT) 15.1201 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Division
American Sign Language - Trilingual Interpreter (CT3-TRIN) 16.1603 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Administration of Early Childhood Programs (CT1-ADEC) 19.0709 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Child Development - Infant & Toddler (CT1-IFTD) 19.0706 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Child Development - Pre School (CT1-PRSC) 19.706 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Deaf Support Specialist (CT1-DFSC) 16.1603 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Personal Trainer 31.0507 *Pending approval from SACSCOC and Department of Education. Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Nursing & Allied Health Division
Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ATC-DMSO) 51.0910 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Electronic Health Record Specialist (CT1-ELHR) 51.0707 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Emergency Medical Technology - Basic (CT1-EMTB) 51.0904 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Emergency Medical Technology - Intermediate (CT1-EMTI) 51.0904 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Emergency Medical Technology - Paramedic** (CT2-PARA) 51.0904 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Medical Assistant Technology (CT2-MDAS) 51.0801 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Medical Coding Specialist (CT1-MEDC) 51.0713 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Medical Information/Transcription Specialist (CT1-MITR) 51.0707 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Medical Office Specialist (CT1-MEDO) 51.0801 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Patient Care Assistant (CT1-PCA) 51.3902 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Pharmacy Technology(CT2-PHRM) 51.0805 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan
Vocational Nursing (CT2-LVN) 51.3901 Gainful Employment View Degree Plan

** This is a two-year certificate