General Studies Program
Explore the Possibilities
An accredited Associate of Arts (AA) Degree from Matanuska-Susitna College results in transferable experience, education, and credits that are valued by employers, colleges, and universities.
An AA provides a solid foundation for a Bachelor’s Degree. Students who take advantage of academic counseling and career services can develop a plan customized to suit their situation while enjoying the flexibility afforded by an AA degree.
The AA degree combines studies in the general education areas of:
- Natural Sciences
- Written Communication
- Social Sciences
- Oral Communication
- Fine Arts
This degree is a good choice for students who need time to explore a variety of disciplines before selecting a career pathway. It is also a great bridge for those who have been out of school for a long time and need to build their skills.