2022-2023 Catalog 
    May 19, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate in General Studies (A.G.S.)

JJC Program Code: TR400
ICCB Program code: GEN 0311

The Associate in General Studies (A.G.S.) degree is granted to students who choose not to meet the more traditional requirements of other associate degree programs. Students may select from a variety of learning experiences and/or explore specialized interests in greater depth. Students are advised that the A.G.S. degree is not considered a transfer degree and may or may not transfer, all or in part, to senior institutions.

To complete an A.G.S. degree, students must:

Complete a minimum of 60 earned semester hours. Note that “0” level courses may NOT be used toward completion of the 60 semester hour minimum with the exception of MATH 098.

Successfully complete 20 semester credit hours with at least one course from FOUR of the following FIVE groups: Communications, Humanities and Fine Arts, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Math/Sciences, Career Enhancement.

Group II: Social and Behavioral Sciences

Group III: Humanities and Fine Arts

Group IV: Math/Sciences

Total Required Hours - 60 Semester Hours

Includes Online Courses

This program includes the option for distance education courses (online and/or hybrid).