Associate of Arts in General Studies
Granite State College

Program Details

The online Associate of Arts in General Studies from Granite State College is a liberal arts degree.  This program provides a strong foundation of general education courses and prepares students to transition to a bachelor’s degree program.  While completing this liberal arts degree, students learn to communicate effectively, engaging in verbal and/or online interactions with others and using skills in communication to influence others.  You will also learn to apply quantitative reasoning to real-world problems, think critically, make informed arguments, and practice ways of thinking in and across areas of knowledge. 

Graduates have developed an integrated career and academic plan through courses that include:

  • The Writing Process
  • Critical Inquiry
  • Persuasive Communication
  • College Success Seminar

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Granite State College is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score