2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jan 30, 2023  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate in Arts, AA (A10100)


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The Associate in Arts degree shall be granted for a planned program of study consisting of a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit (SHC) of college transfer courses. Within the degree program, the institution shall include opportunities for the achievement of competence in reading, writing, oral communication, fundamental mathematical skills, and basic computer use.

The Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (CAA) and the Independent Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (ICAA) enables North Carolina community college graduates of two-year associate in arts programs who are admitted to constituent institutions of The University of North Carolina and to Signatory Institutions of North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities to transfer with junior status.

Community college graduates must obtain a grade of “C” or better in each course and an overall GPA of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale in order to transfer with a junior status. Courses may also transfer through bilateral agreements between institutions.

General Education Courses


Total: 45 Credit Hours


Other Required Courses


Total: 15 Credit Hours


Total Credits for AA Degree: 60


*Recommended Courses:


Humanities/Fine Arts/Com:


Take 9 credits (minimum two subjects):

Social/Behavioral Sciences:


Take 9 credits (minimum two subjects):

Math:


Take 3 credits:

Natural Sciences:


Take 4 credits (includes any associated labs):

CAA Plan:


Take 14 credits:

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