WADP Degrees

In addition to completing all lower division general education requirements for both the local CCSF Associates Degree and transfer to the California State University system, students who complete the specified set of curriculum for the Working Adult Degree Program will meet all the requirements for and earn all three degrees listed below. 

Associate Degree in Liberal Arts with an emphasis in Social and Behavioral Sciences

Our most popular degree. Prepares students for transfer to a 4 year university. 

Preparation for further studies in Sociology, History, Psychology, Liberal Studies, and more

Leads to careers in:

Education, Policy Analysis, Legislative Assistance, Social Services, Urban Planner, Museum Manager, Government, Ministry, Public Relations, Law … and more

Associate Degree in Liberal Arts with an emphasis in Arts & Humanities

Prepares students for transfer to a 4 year university.

Preparation for further studies in Art, Liberal Studies, Humanities, and more

Leads to careers in:

Management, Art, Education, Social Services, Human Resources, Law, Publishing, Archivist… and more

Associate of Arts in Social Justice Studies: Ethnic Studies for Transfer 

Preparation for a Bachelor’s degree in Ethnic Studies

Leads to careers in:

Government, Management, Human Resources, Policy Development and Analysis, Social Services, … and more


Each of these degrees is excellent preparation for pursuit of a baccalaureate degree and then graduate school.

Undecided? The WADP is also a good choice for working adults who have not yet decided which academic degrees they wish to pursue. Begin exploring options now with general education courses. 

We are here to help! Contact us at: WADP@ccsf.edu