Why Pursue an Associate in General Studies?

A general studies associate’s degree gives students the base of knowledge they’ll need to continue their education and earn a bachelor’s or master’s degree. 

One of the benefits of a general studies program is the opportunity to try out different academic courses. You’ll take courses in natural sciences, mathematics, humanities, computer technology, physical education, social and behavioral science electives. These courses will help you figure out which field of study you want to continue. 

How will this degree help me?

Earning your associate’s degree can help you find employment and and get paid a higher salary than those with only a high school diploma according to the U.S. Bureau for Labor Statistics (BLS).

Prospective employers can be in banking, healthcare, real estate / property management, construction administration, also as a receptionist, leasing consultant, store manager, warehouse manager and more.

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