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AA and AS Degrees

Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS)

These two degrees are designed for students who wish to transfer into a bachelor's degree program, with junior standing.


The Associate of Arts (AA)

Will provide students with the courses of study in the arts, humanities, social or behavioral science, or one of the professional fields with such disciplines at its base.

  • Anthropology
  • Business Administration
  • Communication
  • Criminal Justice
  • Early Childhood Teacher Education
  • Economics
  • Elementary Teacher Education
  • English
  • Exercise Science, Health & Recreation
  • Geography
  • History
  • Liberal Arts
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Theater
Associate of Science (AS)

The Associate of Science (AS) will provide students with courses in one of the mathematical, biological, physical sciences, or one of the professional fields with such disciplines at its base.

  • Agriculture Business
  • Animal Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Pre-Med/Dental
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Veterinary
  • Psychology (AS)
  • Soil and Crop Sciences

Associate of General Studies (AGS)

The Associate of General Studies degree curriculum is designed for students who want to complete a broad program of both career transfer courses without the constraints of specialization or for those students desiring a specific mix of career and traditional transfer courses. Transferability of the Associate of General Studies degree depends upon the courses taken and the receiving institution.

The Associate of General Studies degree program requires a minimum of 32 semester hours of general education courses including 25 of these semester hours in prescribed general education courses. No more than 28 semester hours of course work may be taken in Career & Technical Education courses.