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Associate of Arts

Associate of Arts Degree

Format: Main Campus, Liberty Center, Online

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. In addition to taking classes at our main campus, this program can be completed by taking courses at our Liberty Center campus in Hinesville, Georgia.

The requirements to earn an Associate of Arts degree can also be filled by taking courses online. The Fully Online option is ideal for students that cannot attend traditional classes on campus.

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.

NEWS:

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(August 18, 2017) – University System of Georgia Chancellor Steve Wrigley recently named Armstrong State University Associate Professor of Communications and African-American Studies Elizabeth F. Desnoyers-Colas, Ph.D., to the College 2025 Initiative working group. The group aims to produce more college graduates from Georgia’s public colleges and universities by 2025.

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture by Dr. Meimei Lin on Sept. 1

(August 16, 2017)–Armstrong State University will host a free lecture by Dr. Meimei Lin, “What is the Cost to Nature to Sustain an Increasing Population?” Dr. Lin will explore the effects of agricultural intensification on U.S. farmland and how restructured government policies can minimize unintended environmental impacts. This event is free and open to the public.

Read More Economic Monitor Reports Savannah Economic Growth in 1st Quarter 2017

(June 26, 2017) - Armstrong’s latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor reports that the Savannah metro economy returned to healthy growth in the opening quarter of 2017, as the negative effects of Hurricane Matthew dissipated. Employment, airport travel, retail sales and consumer confidence were especially strong during this period, as was record-setting port activity.

Read More Making Connections: Small Business Class Opens Big Doors

(April 19, 2017) – In the Small Business Consulting course taught by Dennis Barber, Ph.D., Armstrong Economics professor and Small Business Institute director, undergraduates gain firsthand experience in Savannah’s small business community, which is a leader in the state.

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