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Associate of Arts (AA)

This degree is for students looking for a major in liberal arts and who plan to continue to get a bachelor’s degree at a 4-year college or university. Classes are guaranteed to transfer to any 4-year college in Colorado. With an AA degree, you’ll complete 60 credit hours of basic classes at ACC (English, math, science, etc.) and then enter as a junior to complete your bachelor degree at a Colorado 4-year school.

Studies may include coursework in anthropology, art history, business, communications, criminal justice, education, economics, English, geography, history, music, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, studio art, and world languages.

Associate of Arts General Academic Plan PDF | Accessible Word doc

Add Academic Experiences to your AA degree

Take a trip with our Study Abroad program or contribute to ACC’s publications the Progenitor or Arapahoe Pinnacle. There are many programs that can enhance your experience at ACC.

Academic Experiences

What You'll Learn

  • Communication
  • Information Management
  • Personal Development
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Responsibility and Accountability