Associate Degree of Arts
The Associate Degree of Arts allows students to complete the first two years of a four-year Bachelor of Arts degree in small, dynamic classes, for affordable tuition.
Students can choose a discipline emphasis for the Associate Degree of Arts in Communications; Crosscultural Studies; Economics; English; Environmental Studies; History; Modern Languages (French, German, Spanish); Philosophy; Philosophy, Politics & Economics; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; or, Women’s Studies.
The emphases are often designed to lead students on to a major in the discipline after they’ve transferred to university. Some departments have even developed flexible pre-majors which will help you choose the courses you need to take to transfer directly to the 3rd year at university.
Associate Degree of Arts: English Emphasis
As a means of satisfying all of the requirements outlined above for an Associate Degree of Arts, students must complete specific English courses and satisfy a breadth requirement in 200-level Arts courses. Specifically, in addition to the Associate Degree of Arts requirements students must complete: