General Education

Associates Degree  | Russellville Campus | In-Person or Online

The Associate of Arts in General Education is a program designed with the philosophy of college, career and community. The focus on these areas prepares students to become global citizens and leaders in their fields and in their communities.

HANDS-ON LEARNING opportunities

  • Problem-based projects
  • Research projects

SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN

  • Apply scientific and quantitative reasoning
  • Apply the value of the arts and humanities
  • Communicate effectively
  • Develop ethical perspectives
  • Practice civic engagement
  • Think critically

About This Degree

TUITION

In-State: $232 per credit hour

Out-of-State: $464 per credit hour

Students living in states bordering Arkansas receive in-state tuition.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. The Arkansas Tech University school code to use on the FAFSA is 001089.

Payment Options:

  • Financial Aid
  • Payment Plan
  • Graduate Assistantships

CAREER OPTIONS

You could work as a(n):

  • Communication manager
  • Human resource assistant
  • Support analyst

Alumni of our program work at:

  • Arkansas Tech University
  • Asurion
  • Friendship Community Care

ACADEMIC INFORMATION

View the links below to better understand the courses, the course timeline, and who your faculty will be when you enroll as an ATU student.

Credentials that stack with this degree:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field
  • Master’s degree in any field

Point of Pride

Arkansas Tech University is No. 1 in the State of Arkansas when it comes to the conferral of two-year degrees and certificates upon graduates.

 

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