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Associate in Arts

Program Overview

The Associate in Arts degree has two different tracks you may choose from, whether completing the Arts and Humanties Emphasis or Social Science Emphasis, the degree is a great option for students who enter Ohio University Zanesville either undecided on their major or planning to transfer to another institution in the future.  The A.A. degree requires students to complete a minimum of 60 credit hours, with a minimum of 20 credit hours being taken at Ohio University.

Admission Requirements

Freshman/First-Year Students: No requirements beyond Ohio University Zanesville admission requirements

Current OU Zanesville Students: Adding the Associate in Arts,, whether the Arts & Humanities Emphasis or                 Social Science Emphasis, requires you to be in good academic standing

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Many entry level positions now require an associate’s degree.  A liberal arts degree, like the Associate in Arts degree can also provide the foundation for completing a bachelor’s degree in the future.

Program Requirements

Completion of the Associate in Arts requires a minimum of 60 credit hours.  Students pursuing the A.A. degree must fulfill the university’s Tier I quantitative skills and first year English composition requirements.   In addition, students must complete the following degree requirements:

 

Associate in Arts– Arts & Humanities Emphasis (AA1114)

                  1.Complete a minimum of 20 hours in Arts and Humanities

                  2.Complete a minimum of 10 hours in Natural Science, Applied Science & Quantitative Skills

                  3 Complete a minimum of 10 hours in Social Sciences

 

Associate in Arts– Social Science Emphasis (AA1110)

                  1.Complete a minimum of 20 hours in Social Sciences

                  2.Complete a minimum of 10 hours in Natural Science, Applied Science & Quantitative Skills

                  3 Complete a minimum of 10 hours in Arts & Humanities

 

You may access additional information about either option by visiting the Ohio University Undergraduate Catalog here:  http://www.catalogs.ohio.edu/content.php?catoid=50&navoid=3704