Build highly transferable skills and knowledge with a communications degree or liberal arts degree from Merritt College.

Liberal arts programs at Merritt College focus on providing you with a well-rounded education that can be easily customized with a variety of minors and specializations. A degree in liberal arts, communications, or humanities can help you develop vital soft skills to succeed in any industry.


  • Art Foundation: CA
  • Botanical Illustration: CP
  • Ceramics: CP


  • Communication Studies: AA-T


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Liberal Arts

  • Arts & Humanities: AA
  • Cross-Cultural Studies: AA
  • CSU GE Breadth (General Education for CSU Transfer): CA
  • IGETC (General Education for UC Transfer): CA