Due to COVID19 all course will be held online until further notice. Please email for additional information.

 As a working adult, you know how difficult it can be to juggle family, work, and other challenges in your personal life. You want a degree program that works with your schedule, your career goals, and your life.

College for Working Adults (CWA) is an innovative academic degree program offered at Cañada College. CWA is the only program of its kind in the Bay Area that makes it possible for working adults to complete multiple Associate Degrees in just three years without having to adjust their work schedule.


CWA Perks 

  • Classes are held on Thursday evenings and two Saturday mornings per month*. Earn up to three associate degrees while continuing to work!

  • No minimum course hours required. Take as few as one class or as many as four classes per semester.

  • In addition to earning 3 Associate Degrees, all 60 units earned are fully transferable to the CSU and UC college systems. This program allows students to complete their first two years of a four year degree on the Cañada College campus.

  • You pay only $46 per unit. Financial aid is available.

  • Classes are predetermined and registration in CWA courses are GUARANTEED!!

*Some students may need to complete a prerequisite math course that requires one additional evening class per week for one semester only.


You will receive one or more of the following degrees:

AA-T Degree in Social Work and Human Services
AA-T Degree in Psychology

AA-T Degree in Sociology

AA Degree Interdisciplinary Studies: Social and Behavioral Sciences
AA Degree Interdisciplinary Studies: Arts and Humanities
AA Degree in Economics

AS-T Degree in Business Administration


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Summer/Fall 2021 Information Forums:



5 pm - 6 pm 


10 am - 11 am

April 1st

May 13th

April 24th

May 29th 


All Informational Forums will be held via ZOOM. Please email to RSVP



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