Phone: (330) 972-7702
The University of Akron
Associate Studies Department
225 South Main Street
Akron, OH 44325-6105
Our courses provide students a comprehensive, flexible, liberal arts education. Our general education courses provide a solid foundation for every degree or career.
You will learn the fundamental skills of:
Our courses emphasize:
The Associate of Arts degree teaches students to think critically and creatively about their perceptions of ideas, events and people. This program is designed to position the traditional or nontraditional student for successful employment or career advancement. Students who have already earned some college credits can complete our general studies degree which may lead to more focused study at the baccalaureate level.
Professional Writing Certificate (12 credits) - Earn a certificate to enhance your writing skills for a wide variety of business settings.
Technical Math Certificate (11 credits) - Earn a certificate in the application of technical mathematics for the workplace, specifically an industrial setting.
Supervision & Management (21 credits) - Earn a certificate with courses in interpersonal skills, communication, business and math for those in, or aspiring to, a supervisory position.
Disclaimer: While every effort is made to provide accurate and up-to-date information, Summit College and reserves the right to change, without notice, statements herein which include, but are not limited to courses, programs, services, schedules, course availability,or other matters. Programs may be modified due to limited resources or facilities, unavailability of faculty, insufficient enrollment, or other reasons as deemed necessary.