AA
Associate of Arts Degree

The associate of arts (AA) degree readies students for their junior year at the college/university level. This degree totals 64 credits of general education from the following areas–communication, humanities, math, science, social sciences, physical education/wellness, and electives. Students in this program are sometimes referred to as transfer or liberal arts students.

Associate of Arts Degree Sheet

ASAssociate of Science Degree

Students interested in transferring for certain science- or math-related majors may benefit from earning the associate of science degree. This degree totals 64 credits of general education from the following academic areas–communication, humanities/social sciences, math, science, physical education/wellness, and electives–with an emphasis in math or science.  As an associate of science student, your chosen major could include biology, chemistry, environmental science, physics, pre-dentistry, pre-engineering, pre-med, pre-physical therapy, pre-vet, etc. 

Associate of Science Degree Requirements Sheet

AASAssociate of Applied Science Degree 

The associate of applied science (AAS) degree is a specialized degree that can be used for immediate entry into the workplace.  Emphasis is placed on competence of applying basic principles, theories, and occupational skills.  These are two-year programs.

A certificate or diploma is a credential showing completion of a select group of courses that focus on job skills preparation in a 9– or 10–month format. These programs may be used toward completion of an AAS degree.

Associate of applied science degree options include:

AAA CircleAssociate of Applied Arts Degree 

The associate of applied arts (AAA) degree is a specialized degree.  Emphasis is placed on competence of applying basic principles, theories, and occupational skills.

Associate of applied arts degree options include: