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Art,Design,& Performance
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Start your art and design career at Mesa College.

The academic programs in our Art, Design, and Performance pathway will help you hone your artistic talents in one of many exciting, creative mediums.

Explore the fundamentals of traditional and digital art forms, dramatic arts training, architectural design, musical expression, movement, and so much more. We’ll help you satisfy important degree and transfer requirements, so you can achieve the educational milestones that will lead to your future career.

With a strong connection to the local arts community and nearby cultural institutions, our programs at Mesa College will help you meld your comprehensive education with the professional preparation you need to flourish in your industry of choice. Let us help you design your own future in the arts community.

Business & Entrepreneurship
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At Mesa College, our business is to help you run yours.

Our programs in the Business & Entrepreneurship pathway will help you prepare for leadership roles across many innovative industries, including fashion merchandising, hospitality, real estate, accounting, and more.

Whether you want to create a competitive product, make smart financial decisions, or manage a cohesive team, we provide the instruction and support to help you put your goals into motion. With close connections to local industry and community partners, we not only provide hands-on training to prepare you for work in today’s market but teach you skills that will help you flourish among technologies, trends, and social needs that may not even exist yet.

Let’s get you closer to your future goals of transfer or workforce entry and create the future of business together.

Earth & Environment
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Take the next step toward your career as an environmental justice advocate, teacher, architect, scientist, and more by enrolling in an academic program in Mesa College’s Earth & Environment pathway.

Delving into the scientific theories, research methods, and technology used by current industry professionals, you will be on track to satisfy important degree and transfer requirements that prepare you for your career of choice.

As you engage with the social, political, and economic dynamics that influence human behavior, you will also gain a better understanding of the equitable and sustainable practices utilized across diverse industries.

Enroll at Mesa College and learn to shape the world.



Education & Guidance
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Become an educator at Mesa College by enrolling in an academic program in the Education and Guidance pathway.

Together, we will investigate how learning happens both inside and beyond the classroom.

As you prepare for your future career as a teacher, coach, exercise specialist, counselor, and more, you will engage in the study of human development and psychology and cultivate essential strategies to support the growth of child, adolescent, and adult students.

At Mesa College, we also provide additional guided pathways for bilingual Spanish/English students and aspiring STEM and elementary teachers to help you transfer and earn your teaching credential.

Learn to inspire generations of new learners and promote lasting developmental change at Mesa College.

Engineering, Mathematics, & Sciences
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Prepare for your career as an engineer, researcher, scientist, teacher, and more at Mesa College.

Our programs in the Engineering, Mathematics, and Sciences pathway will equip you with the scientific and technical literacy you need to succeed in today’s workforce and become a responsible, global citizen.

Learn how to deploy your analytical skills to develop innovative quantitative solutions to real-world issues, including those that impact the environment and human body. You will also receive the foundational knowledge you need to pursue transfer, research, employment, and additional opportunities in the math and science disciplines.

Let’s engineer your future together.

Health, Medicine, & Wellbeing
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Language & Literature
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Open the door to new cultures, perspectives, and opportunities when you enroll in an academic program in Mesa College’s Language and Literature pathway.

We’ll support you as you learn new languages, develop knowledge of other cultures, and become a more informed global citizen.

You will explore diverse ideas and perspectives through literature and make powerful connections with our modern world and the problems we face. The skills you develop can be utilized in careers across many industries such as business, education, and healthcare.

You will satisfy important degree or transfer requirements, and even have the opportunity to enroll in co-curricular courses to take your learning beyond the classroom, producing the school newspaper, creative writing, the Mesa Press, and competing on our Speech and Debate Team.

See just how far your learning can go at Mesa College.

People, Culture, & Society
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