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Cloud County Community College

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General Studies

This program is designed to allow students to explore a variety of courses and disciplines of interest. The courses will prepare students for advanced study at a four-year institution.

Degrees offered:
General Studies Associate of Arts/Associate of Science

Contact: Advisement Center
             (785) 243-1435, ext 275 or ext 276
Degree Information: The Associate of Arts or the Associate of Science with an emphasis of General Studies are designed to enable students to transfer into a variety of programs at four-year universities. These general areas align with programs at universities and allow students to narrow their focus after they transfer.

Requirements: Depending on ACT scores and/or placement exams, students may be required to take developmental courses which may add to the length of study.

After Cloud: Student can transfer to a university or college to pursue a bachelor’s degree.

Gainful Employment: Obtaining an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree with an emphasis in this area should allow a student to transfer into a four-year baccalaureate program. This program is not specifically a “School to Work” or “Career Ready” program. Associate degrees would make students more competitive for most entry-level positions.  Gainful employment data would be comparable to various entry level positions at/or above minimum wage values.
Transfer Institution Guide: A student who is interested in pursuing a baccalaureate degree should consult a CCCC advisor and the transfer guide and catalog of the four-year institution.

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