Associate in Arts
The Associate in Arts Degree emphasizes economics, foreign languages, literature,
mathematics, music, philosophy, psychology, science, sociology, and theatre.
If you elect the Associate in Arts Degree for various reasons: as a basis for further study toward a baccalaureate degree, as a basis for employment in a variety of positions which require a broad college education, or for cultural enrichment.
- The Associate in Arts Degree may serve as the basis for bachelor level studies or as the preparation for graduate and professional degrees (e.g. law, medicine).
- The Broadcast option is restricted to students who have completed the Radio and Television Broadcasting course at Specs Howard School of Media Arts. This program prepares students for entry level employment in such areas as television production, broadcast journalism, journalism, internal communications, public relations, writing for the media, and media management.
- The Cinematic Arts program incorporates a theoretical and practical field of study with a solid foundation for a bachelor degree.
- Global Studies is an interdisciplinary program designed to provide a know-ledge base for understanding and analyzing the political, economic, social and cultural aspects of current world issues.
- Associate in Arts with a Concentration in Fine Arts/Visual, emphasizes a variety of art media and philosophies for students wishing to specialize in the Fine Arts at the university level.
- The Music concentration fulfills a variety of needs: transfer to a four-year institution with approximately two years of study completed, or begin work in any area of music with a solid understanding of music theory, music history, and performance experience.
- The International Commerce Program is designed to develop competencies in occupationally oriented language training, cultural awareness, and business.
- The Theatre program includes performance and the technical aspects of theatre, including theory and practical experience.