Aug 07, 2020  
2015-2016 Catalog 
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate of Arts - General Studies AA

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Degrees and Programs (Graduate and Undergraduate)

The Associate of Arts in General Studies is designed for students who are preparing to transfer into a bachelor degree program but are undecided about their longer-term career goals, as well as, students who are employed but are seeking a degree to improve their current job status.  A major portion of the coursework is derived from Shawnee’s General Education requirements allowing for a more seamless transition to a baccalaureate level program.


General Education Requirements (28 Hours)


Complete the following categories of the General Education Program 
English Composition (6 Hours minimum)
Quantitative Reasoning (3 Hours)
Fine and Performing Arts (3 Hours)
Social Sciences (3 Hours)
Natural Sciences (7 Hours)
Cultural Perspectives (6 Hours)

Concentration Area (32 Hours)

Choose general studies courses from the University curriculum at the 1000 level or above, with a minimum of 12 credit hours at the 2000 level or higher. (Limited to a max of 2 credits of physical education, 2 credits of service/internship, 9 credits of independent study or portfolio assessment.  Courses with catalog numbers below 1000 do NOT count toward graduation totals).

Total Credit Hours 60

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Degrees and Programs (Graduate and Undergraduate)