General Studies

Associate of Arts (A.A.) in General Studies

Students interested in a general preparation in the liberal arts may select from two degrees, an Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree or the Bachelor of University Studies.

  1. General degree requirements: 64 hours minimum, GPA of 2.0, with a 2.0 GPA in the major area of study and the specified subject matter for the degree.
  2. General Education courses, including
    • UNIV 101
    • Social Sciences (six hours) selected from ANTH, ECON, GEOG, HIST, PSYC, PSY, SOC
    • Mathematics and Natural Sciences (seven hours) selected from MATH, STAT, BIOL, GEOL, PHYS
    • Humanities (six hours) selected from ART, MUS, HUM, REL, literature
    • Communications (six hours) English composition, COMM, FR, SPAN
    • Electives (40 hours)
      It is recommended that at least 15 hours be in one area of concentration within the Liberal Arts and Sciences
  3. The final 15 hours of the degree must be taken at ENMU.

View the Associate of Arts in General Studies degree plan.

Degree: Bachelor of University Studies

The Bachelor of University Studies is a flexible degree available to students who bring considerable work and life experience to their college career. The student's degree plan must be approved by the college dean.

  1. Complete bachelor's degree requirements, including UNIV 101
  2. Complete General Education requirements
  3. Complete two 15-hour emphases in two fields of study (30 hours)
  4. Electives (45 hours)
  5. Forty-five hours must be completed after approval of the degree plan.

View the Bachelor of University Studies degree plan.

View the Pima Transfer Advising Sheet.

More Information

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