Associate of Science in General Studies

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Associate of Science in General Studies

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The Associate of Science in General Studies degree is a good option for a student who is seeking a two year degree that will give them a strong foundation in the Liberal Arts and Sciences. Graduates of this program will be well positioned to continue their education at the Bachelor degree level at The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences or an institution of their choice.

This degree will also benefit numerous health care professionals who have earned a certification in their desired profession and are seeking to add an accredited degree behind their name. Whether you are a Medical Assistant, Community Paramedic, or a Patient Care Assistant, the Associate of Science in General Studies degree is a great option to further your education.

Admissions Criteria

First-Time College Student

Requirements:
  1. Minimum cumulative high school GPA of at least 2.0 or earned a general equivalency diploma (GED) with a score of 530 or higher (score of 53 prior to 2002)
  2. Official ACT score of 19 or higher -OR- SAT score of 1300 or higher (on the 2400 scale), 950 or higher (on the 1600 scale)
    • ACT/SAT requirement is waived if you have successfully completed 12 or more college semester hours
  3. Must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident
Documents Required (along with completed application(link)):
  • Official, sealed high school transcript/GED score
    • Transcripts can be emailed from the originating institution
    • Please note, high school seniors must submit their current transcript at time of application and final transcript after graduation.
    • All transcripts originating in a foreign country must be translated and evaluated by World Educational Services for a course by course level evaluation and calculated cumulative GPA (www.wes.org).
  • ACT or SAT scores (if applicable)

Transfer Student/Second Degree Seeker Must be high school graduate with 12 semester hours or 18 quarter hours of completed college coursework

Requirements:
  1. Minimum cumulative college GPA of at least a 2.0
  2. Must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident
Documents Required (along with completed application(link)):
  • Official, sealed high school transcript/GED score
    • Transcripts can be emailed from the originating institution
  • ALL official, sealed college transcripts
    • Transcripts can be emailed from the originating institution
    • All transcripts originating in a foreign country must be translated and evaluated by World Educational Services for a course by course level evaluation and calculated cumulative GPA (www.wes.org).