Associate in Applied Science in General Studies

The Associate in Applied Science – General Studies allows students flexibility in creating plans around their core interests. Some concentrations are designed to prepare students for specific occupations. Other concentrations may transfer. Transferability of courses is determined by the receiving institution.

Class Requirements

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: (23 HRS. MIN.)

Communications (6 hrs.)

ENGL 111         Composition and Rhetoric (3)

ENGL 112         Composition and Literature (3)

[or]

ENGL 119         Professional Communication (3)

[or]

ENGL 216         Technical Writing (3)

[or]

Any SPCH course (3)

Mathematics (3 hrs. min.)

Laboratory Science (4 hrs. min.)

Social/Behavioral Sciences (3-6 hrs.)

Humanities and Fine Arts (3-6 hrs.)

The combined total of Social and Behavioral Sciences
and Humanities and Fine Arts areas should equal
9 credit hours.

Health and Wellness (1 hr.)

CORE REQUIREMENTS: (21 HRS.)

RELATED REQUIREMENTS: (18 HRS.)

Six credit hours of the A.A.A. and A.A.S. must come from an approved list of courses that satisfy the following requirements. These are not meant to be additional hours in the degree but are, instead, existing courses that satisfy the requirement and appear anywhere in the degree.

  • Cultural Perspectives (3 credit hours)
  • Sustainable Living (3 credit hours)

TOTAL 62 CREDITS MIN.