Online Options

Merced College goes the distance to help you meet your educational goals. At MC, you can enroll in college courses that are delivered to your home, worksite or location near your home. View the different types of online programs below.

Merced College Online

Merced College Online is an innovative, accelerated, fully online degree program designed to support working adults and returning students.

Online & Hybrid Courses

Take your course online and work according to the schedule defined by the instructor. Using MC’s Canvas system, students are able to complete most coursework, including exams, directly online. This varies course to course. Some courses will require students to complete exams in person onsite or through a pre-approved proctor.

California Virtual Campus

CVC is a collaborative effort among California Community Colleges to help students across the state complete their educational goals by increasing access to high-quality online courses.


If you are not on campus, we also offer our services in virtual formats. From technology support to counseling, we hope you take full advantage of services at Merced College. We are here to support you and connect you with the right resources.

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