This 64-65 semester hour degree program is designed for students who plan to transfer to a college or university to complete a Bachelor of Arts degree. The Associate in Arts (AA) degree emphasizes the liberal arts.
A 44-semester hour general education core develops a solid foundation in English, fine arts/humanities, social/behavioral sciences, mathematics, and natural sciences.
20-21 semester hours of electives allow individuals to explore a variety of discipline areas or to focus on one discipline in depth.
The core diploma of this degree, the 44-hour general education core plus ACA 111 or ACA 122, fulfills North Carolina university-system Basic Studies requirements.
15 pre-majors within the degree prepare for specific university majors.
Associate in Arts Degree Plan and AA Pre-Major Degree Plans
Associate in Arts Degree Plan (A10100)
Art Education Pre-Major (A1010A)
Business Administration, Accounting, Economics, Finance, & Marketing Pre-Major (A1010B)
Communications/Communications Studies Pre-Major (A1010O)
Computer Science Pre-Major (A1010T)
Criminal Justice Pre-Major (A1010D)
Elementary Education Pre-Major (A1010R) | (A1010R) - Corollary Studies
English Pre-Major (A1010E)
History Pre-Major (A1010H)
Middle Grades Education Pre-Major (A1011A)
Physical Education Pre-Major (A1010J)
Psychology Pre-Major (A1010L)
Social Work Pre-Major (A1010Q)
Sociology Pre-Major (A1010N)
Special Education Pre-Major (A1010Z)