The Associate of Arts degree, as well as the Associate of Science degree, teaches students to think critically and creatively about their perceptions of ideas, events and people. These degrees are for traditional or nontraditional students who are undecided about an academic or career path, or who have accumulated significant college credits without having identified a particular program or degree. These degrees are designed to position the student for successful employment, career advancement or more focused study at the baccalaureate level.
Gain practical professional experience through UA's optional cooperative education program or an internship. Participation gives you firsthand, on-the-job training in the field of your choice. Through co-op, you’ll alternate semesters of work and school while earning a competitive salary.
The Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees pave the way to careers in a wide range of fields, including:
In an age of globalization and an increasingly competitive marketplace, employers put a greater value on education now than at any other time in our history.
The Career Center creates links among students, alumni and local professionals. You will have access to: