Associate of Arts degree
Convenient and customizable non-cohort model to allow for individualized planning
with six start dates per year.
or less to graduate with full-time & part-time options available
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About the Associate of Arts Degree
The focus of the liberal studies associate program is to enable students to assume a role in a marketing or promotions department with the ability to understand, manage, and implement an expected set of professional tasks. The liberal studies AA is a great way to continue your education without the commitment of a four-year program.
An Associate of Arts degree is for:
- Those wishing to begin a college education without committing to a four-year program right at the start.
- Those who would like to advance in their careers and increase their earning potential.
- Those who wish to have a marketable credential until they can complete a more advanced degree.
To qualify for admission, students must submit the following materials:
- Application for Admission
- Personal Statement
- Reference form
- High school transcript
- SAT/ACT score
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Program requirements & course details
|General Education Courses (37 credits)||Area of Focus (12 credits in one of the following areas)|
Houghton College Online Degree
|37 general education credits|
|12 area of focus|
|32 maximum transfers allowed|
Online program facts.
No Required Class or Login Times
Complete your degree when it's convenient for you
Full Time or Part Time
Flexible options allow you to maintain employment if desired
Professors challenge you to apply learned material instead of rote memorization