Artificial Intelligence Program
On the Leading Edge at EMCC
EMCC has partnered with Intel, the Arizona Commerce Authority, and Chandler-Gilbert Community College to create the first associate degree (AAS) and certificate of completion (CCL) in the nation in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.
This program enables students to develop traditional skills such as data collection, AI model training, coding, and exploring the societal impact of AI technology.
Get started this fall:
|AIM100 - Introduction to Artificial Intelligence - 8/21/2023 to 10/13/2023 (8 weeks)|
|CIS156 - Python Programming Level I - 8/21/2023 to 12/15/2023|
|MAT206 - Elements of Statistics - 8/22/2023 to 12/15/2023|
Your New Career in AI Starts at EMCC
Where can you use an artificial intelligence degree or certificate in today's job market? Common job titles that use AI include: business analyst, java developer, data engineer, marketing manager, health manager, engineer, product manager, developer, front end developer, and architect, although there are many more.
And Arizona's top employers – including Intel, IBM, Wells Fargo, Deloitte, American Express, and more – are looking for employees trained in artificial intelligence and machine learning!
Associate in Applied Science in Artificial Intelligence
The AAS in AI focuses on building machine learning models that can be used for predicting, making decisions, and enhancing human capabilities. This program satisfies all general education requirements for transfer to a four-year college.
The program includes an introduction to artificial intelligence and machine learning, natural language processing, computer vision, and artificial intelligence for business solutions and other applications. You will also have the chance to take coursework in computer programming, math, engineering, and statistics.
Certificate of Completion in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
The CCL in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning requires between 21 and 36 credit hours, which means you could be workforce ready in three semesters or less.
The certificate program focuses on building machine learning models that can be used for predicting, making decisions, and enhancing human capabilities. Program content includes an introduction to artificial intelligence and machine learning, natural language processing, computer vision, and artificial intelligence for business solutions and other applications. You will also take coursework in computer programming, math, and statistics.
Take the First Step
EMCC is ready to put you on the path to a rewarding career in AI and machine learning beginning Spring 2021!
To view your AI course options and prepare for registration, go to Schedule.estrellamountain.edu and click on the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning link.
Still have questions about whether this is the right program for you? Schedule an appointment to speak with one of our STEM advisors.
Ready to get started at EMCC?
Are you ready to take your career, and your life, to the next level? Estrella Mountain Community College can help you get there! Follow our four-step enrollment process to start on the path toward a better future.
Create an account, apply for admission, submit proof of identification, and determine how to pay for college.
Complete Tasks in Student Center
Determine your placement, and set up initial academic advising and new student orientation.
Attend orientation, see an academic advisor, and register for classes.
Make payment arrangements and pay fees.