Associate of Arts AA

Associate of Arts Degree

An Associate of Arts degree will provide you with a liberal education base in preparation for upper-level specializations in furthering your study. This program is designed for those who wish to complete core curriculum before entering another program or those who value formal recognition of their achievement toward a baccalaureate degree. We also offer this degree program at our Liberty Center campus in Hinesville, Georgia.

Industry Highlights

Workers with an Associate of Arts degree earn 24% more than those with only a high school diploma.

- US Census Bureau

Career Opportunities

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Public Relations
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Counseling
  • Social Work
  • Teaching

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of the arrangement of classes for those with busy schedules. We offer flexible class times in blended, online, or on-campus formats.


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(Dec. 20, 2014) — In response to a growing demand for nursing professionals, the College of Health Professions at Armstrong State University—the number one producer of undergraduate health professionals in the University System of Georgia since 2007—has launched two new nursing programs that will help remedy the projected shortage of nurses statewide.

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