Associate of General Studies
An Associate of General Studies allows you to build a broad-based education. You will learn to think critically, communicate effectively and pull together knowledge from many disciplines, which are all skills you will need to be successful in any career.
As a student in this online General Studies program, you will learn foundational and critical thinking skills for advancement to upper-level college courses.
As a graduate with an Associate Degree in General Studies from Trine University, you will be prepared for more advanced opportunities in any bachelor's degree.
The Associate of General Studies requires 60 credit hours.
General Education - 22 credit hours
ENG 103 English Composition I
ENG 113 English Composition II
ENG 133 Technical Communication
or COM 213 Business Communication
Math elective - 3 credit hours
Science elective - 3 credit hours
Social Science elective - 3 credit hours
Humanities elective - 3 credit hours
General Education elective - 4 credit hours
Content Requirement - 37 credit hours
37 credit hours, to include at least 9 hours earned in each of the two academic departments
Additional Requirements - 1 credit hour
UE 101 University Experience - 1 credit hour
For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog.