Associate in Arts and Associate in Science

An associate in arts or associate in science degree is the strongest pathway for a student to start on the transfer journey. These two degrees are designed for transfer to baccalaureate programs at universities, covering substantial general education components and accommodating the structure of Baccalaureate Transfer Frameworks described below.

Information about specific frameworks and copies of frameworks may be obtained from academic advisors or the admissions office.

The AA/AS degrees have different requirements for general education courses, but both degrees require at least one science class with a lab experience and one cultural course for completion.

You may consider working toward a bachelor's degree in arts in one of the following degree areas after completing an associate in arts degree through Ashland Community & Technical College.

Associate in Arts Baccalaureate Transfer Frameworks
Accounting
Art Education
Art/Art History/Fine Art
Business Administration
Communications
Criminal Justice
Education General
Elementary Education
English
High School Education
History
Journalism
Languages
Management
Middle School Education
Music
Music Education
Philosophy
Physical Education/Coaching
Political Science
Preschool Education
Psychology
Religion
Social Work
Sociology
Special Education
Theater

 

You may consider working toward a bachelor's degree in science in one of the following degree areas after completing an associate in science degree through Ashland Community & Technical College.

Associate in Science Baccalaureate Transfer Frameworks
Agriculture/Horticulture
Animal Science/Pre-Vet/Zoology
Architecture
Biology/Botany
Chemistry
Economics
Exercise Physiology
Forestry
Geology/Earth Science
Information Technology/CIS
Math
Nursing
Nutrition
Office Systems
Physics/Astronomy
Pre-Dental
Pre-Engineering
Pre-Medicine
Pre-Pharmacy
Pre-Physical Therapy
Radiography

 

For more information about the associate in arts degree, contact Coy Hall at 606-326-2030 or by e-mail at Jhall0086@kctcs.edu 

For more information about the associate in science degree, contact Richard Merritt at 606-326-2248 or by e-mail at Richard.merritt@kctcs.edu

Associate in Arts Program Page

ASSOCIATE IN SCIENCe program pagE