Associate in Science in Professional Studies (General)
Bergen Community College

Program Details

The Associate in Science in Professional Studies is an online liberal arts degree from Bergen Community College.  This program offers a broad and multidisciplinary course of study rather than the more specific programs that focus on one major.  With this liberal arts degree, there is a general curriculum that prepares students to think critically and analytically across a wide range of disciplines or fields of study.  You will complete general education requirements and then take courses in a variety of disciplines in the humanities, arts, and social sciences. 

In addition to possibly introducing students to new areas of study, this program also prepares them to:

  • Think creatively and critically
  • Apply analytical reasoning
  • Demonstrate proficiency in communication
  • Demonstrate technological competency and information literacy
  • Appreciate diversity, historical viewpoints, and the global perspective
  • Cultivate ethical values, personal wellness, and personal learning strategies

Requirements

  • High school transcript or GED certificate
  • Accuplacer placement test
    • May be waived with SAT scores

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education