Associate of Arts

Program Level: Degrees
Department: Creative and Communication Arts
Institute: Creative & Communication Arts
College: NLC

What is Associate of Arts?

The Associate of Arts degree is designed as the equivalent of the first half of a Baccalaureate Degree. This is a general plan and may or may not satisfy the requirements of a specific transfer university. Please check with your advisor for specific transfer requirements. 

What will I learn?

Associate of Arts programs focus on general education requirements and fulfill more liberal arts credits.

What can I do with this course of study?

Obtaining an associate of arts degree will then transfer to a Texas public university to complete a Bachelor’s degree.

What's special about the Associate of Arts?

Students are exposed to a wide variety of subjects and topics.  The Associate of Arts degree is seen as an intermediate educational step and preparation for transfer to a baccalaureate program.

The Associate of Arts degree is seen as an intermediate educational step and preparation for transfer to a baccalaureate program.