Instructional Programs

Degrees Offered

Associate of Arts Degree (A.A.)

To qualify for an Associate of Arts Degree, a candidate must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 64 semester credits of 100- and 200-level courses with a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or better in all work attempted; and ...
  2. Satisfy distribution requirements with a grade of C- or better in each course.

* Courses that are listed in more than one area may only be used to fulfill one requirement.

Associate of Science Degree (A.S.)

To qualify for an Associate of Science Degree, a candidate must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 64 semester credits of 100- and 200-level courses with a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or better in all work attempted: and ...
  2. Satisfy distribution requirements with a grade of C- or better in each course.

* Courses that are listed in more than one area may only be used to fulfill one requirement.

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

The A.A.S. degree is designed to provide training in specialized skills that can connect with immediate employment opportunities. It is not intended as a preparation for transfer to bachelor degree programs, although many credits may transfer to other institutions. To qualify for an A.A.S. degree a candidate must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 60 semester credits of 100- and 200-level courses with a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or better in all work attempted in an identified Professional-Technical Program; and ...
  2. Complete a minimum of 16 credits of general education coursework selected from the general education core; and ...
  3. Satisfy the distribution requirements with a grade of C- or better in each course.


Note: Individual programs may require specific courses as outlined in the distribution requirements.