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 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 while continuing to work full time.


CWA Perks: 

  • Classes are held on Thursday evenings and two Saturdays per month*, meaning you can earn your associate degree while working full time!

  • In addition to earning 3 Associate Degrees, all 72 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 community college tuition and fees. ($46 per unit)

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

*Some students may need to complete a prerequisite English and/or 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 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

*** COMING FALL 2019 AA-T Degree in Social Work and Human Services *** 


Come to one of our Information Forums:

4200 Farm Hill Blvd.

Redwood City, CA 94061

Thursday @ 6:00pm

Saturday @ 10:00am

Oct. 11, Nov. 29 & Jan. 3

Nov. 3 & Dec. 15

RSVP: or call 650 306-3310