Associate of Arts in General Studies
Murray State University

Program Details

This degree is intended for adult learners who are ready to jump back into education with the convenience of online learning.  Murray State’s AA in General Studies enables you to complete your general education credits before pursuing a bachelor’s degree in the liberal arts.  Subjects covered include:

  • Oral & written communication
  • Global awareness
  • Scientific inquiry & quantitative skills


Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Murray State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Requires initial completion of an associate degree or 60 credits for transfer. This school also offers an online associate's degree for students who do not have necessary transfer credits.