Associate of Science in Individualized Studies
Normandale Community College

Program Details

Whether you plan to pursue a bachelor’s or not, this online Individualized Studies AS from Normandale Community College is intended for students who have set career plans.  In this two year program, you’ll work with an advisor to plan an innovative path of study that meets with your specific career-oriented goals.  While it may not be your intention to transfer to a 4-year university, it is required that your curriculum demonstrates transferability.  Core courses focus on communication, among other skills, that will help you succeed in the workplace.  Examples are:

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Fundamentals of Public Speaking
  • Small Group Communication


  • High school transcripts or GED scores
  • Placement testing may be required

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission