General Studies, A.A.College of Arts and Sciences
The associate degree in general studies provides a strong educational foundation in traditional university studies, such as English, mathematics, social sciences, and the humanities. This curriculum is designed for students who are seeking a two-year degree with a course of study that can be customized to personal or career objectives as well as students who are undecided in their career objectives.
Students who plan to continue to pursue a bachelor’s degree should consult with their academic advisor regarding the most appropriate choice of electives.
A degree in general studies establishes the foundation for a lifetime of continual learning and serves as the framework for a productive professional and personal life.
Positions open to those earning a general studies associate degree include:
- Retail or Restaurant Management
- Executive Assistants
- Human Services Positions
- Sales Account Representatives
This degree also can help students advance in professional or military careers and receive certification in various areas.