Online or On Campus

Put your experience to work with the Associate of Arts in General Studies at Warner Pacific University. This degree is designed for students who are have completed course work through vocational-technical schools or community colleges. With a focus on supplementing that knowledge through strong core studies, the Associate of Arts in General Studies is ideal for students who want to develop skill sets that can support a variety of careers.

Choose this degree if you have received post-high school education and want:

  • A short-term program that provides foundational knowledge in a flexible format
  • The option to complete a bachelor’s degree in the future
  • A program that gives you the skills you need to succeed and adapt to shifting workplace expectations
  • A qualification that will help you advance your career

What You Can Learn

The Associate of Arts in General Studies consists of 21 courses and may be completed in two years. Each course lasts five weeks. There are 42 credits of required core course work and an additional 21 elective credits that may be transferred or earned in team dynamics, writing, business, human resources, and more. Courses within the major include:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Communications
  • Foundations of Psychology
  • American Government
  • Introduction to Literature
  • Environmental Studies
  • Health & Fitness for Adults

Program Format

You can earn your A.A. in General Studies online or on campus. You will advance through each course one at a time in five-week blocks, working with the same group of 14-22 classmates throughout the program. Campus classes meet one evening a week, while online classes receive weekly assignments to complete in their own time.

Whichever option you choose, you will have access to the same courses, curriculum, and inspiring instructors.

Find Out More

Explore whether the Associate of Arts in General Studies is the right qualification for you. Contact a Warner Pacific admission counselor today.