Many people pick a General Studies degree as a way to earn credits while deciding on a career path. It’s a degree completion program that allows you to choose a concentration that meets your professional and personal goals. If you haven’t decided what you’re passionate about yet, then a general studies associate degree is a great starting point.
A general studies degree is available as an Associate of Art.
General Studies (AA)
Our general studies program prepares you for transfer to a four-year college or university. The flexible curriculum allows you to set and meet your individual goals while studying a balanced schedule of humanities, mathematics, science and social science courses.
Community college graduates earn more
Community college graduates right out of school make more than graduates of four-year universities
1/3rd the cost of a state university
Two years at a TJC costs only 1/3rd of equal coursework at a university