associate's degree in general studies


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Associate of Arts Degree in General Studies

The Associate of Arts Degree in General Studies is currently being advised by the Academic Advising Center. To make an appointment to see an advisor, please call: (479) 964-0843.

The program is designed primarily for continuing education students who enroll on a part-time basis in the University’s evening school. This degree offers students the background, knowledge, and academic preparation necessary to pursue career opportunities not requiring the traditional four-year degree while at the same time providing the foundation for continued study toward a bachelor’s degree.

To qualify for the associate of arts in general studies, the student must satisfy the University's Requirements for Associate Degrees and complete the following curriculum:

Credit Hours Required

General Education Courses 37 Credit Hours
Electives 25 Credit Hours
Total  62 Credit Hours

General Education Requirements


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