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Great Basin College offers the following degrees and certificates:


  • Bachelor Degrees (BA, BAS, BAIS, BSN, and BSW) are typically four-year programs preparing graduates for professional positions.
  • Associate Degrees are typically two-year programs preparing the graduate for an entry-level position or employment upgrade in a career/technical field (AAS), or for transferring to a four-year program of study (AA or AS).
  • Certificates of Achievement (CA) are typically one-year programs providing specific job skills.
  • Quick Programs (in business, accounting, office skills, or real estate) can typically be completed in one semester.

Business and Business Administration
(Department Website)



Computer Technologies
(Department Website)

BAS in Graphic Communications

BAS in Land Surveying/Geomatics




Employment Skills Preparation Program






CA in Early Childhood Education

CA in Infant/Toddler Emphasis

Health Sciences

Overview of Programs


AAS Emergency Medical Services - Paramedic Emphasis


For the following, please see the Health Sciences Overview page:


  • Certified Nursing Assistant Program
  • Program for Emergency Medical Services

Human and Social Services

Integrative Studies

BA in Integrative Studies,

Social Sciences Concentration

Technology /Industry
(Career/Technical Education - CTE)

BAS in Digital Information Technology
BAS in Instrumentation
BAS in Management in Technology

AAS in Industrial Millwright Technology


Degrees for Transfer

Associate of Arts (AA)

General Studies


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