Associate of Arts (Transfer)
Northeast Iowa Community College

Program Details

The Associate of Arts degree from Northeast Iowa Community College is an online liberal arts degree.  The degree in liberal arts is designed for students who are considering transferring to a four-year college or university.  The college parallel-transfer curricula allow students to complete the equivalent of the first two years of a bachelor’s degree program.  This liberal arts degree is available in business, sociology, psychology, and criminal justice. 

You will complete a variety of general education courses in such areas as:

  • Communication
  • History
  • Literature
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Science


  • High school transcript, or equivalent
  • College transcripts, if applicable
  • ACCUPLACER reading and writing assessment and ALEKS math assessment
    • May be waived based on previous college coursework or submission of valid ACT, ACT Compass, or ALEKS test scores

School Accreditation Statement

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