Queensborough Academy
This program, the College’s most popular choice of study, is the gateway for many careers. The AA degree is HALF of your baccalaureate (BA) degree in the liberal arts and sciences. Get started here for a major in Psychology, English, Sociology, History, Art and many more.

Liberal Arts and Sciences - Associate in Arts degree (AA)

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Common Core Credits
REQUIRED CORE: I. A: English Composition I, II (Take EN 101 & 102) 6
REQUIRED CORE: I. B: Mathematical & Quantitative Reasoning Select one course 3
REQUIRED CORE: I. C: Life & Physical Sciences Select one course 3
FLEXIBLE CORE: II. A: World Cultures & Global Issues (Select one course) 3
FLEXIBLE CORE: II. B: U.S. Experience in Its Diversity (Select one course) 3
FLEXIBLE CORE: II. C: Creative Expression (Select one course) 3
FLEXIBLE CORE: II. D: Individual & Society (Select one course) 3
FLEXIBLE CORE: II. E: Scientific World (Select one course) 3
FLEXIBLE CORE: II: A, B, C, D or E (Select one course) 3
Sub-total 30-34*
*The credit range accounts for those students who opt to take STEM variants in I.B, I.C, II.E, and the additional course in the flexible core.
MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
Liberal arts and sciences courses to make up a minimum of 48 Liberal Arts and Sciences credits
ALL STUDENTS IN THE LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCE A.A. DEGREE PROGRAM MUST CHOOSE FROM AND COMPLETE ONE OF THE CONCENTRATIONS (SEE DETAILS BELOW) TO COMPLETE THE DEGREE REQUIREMENTS.
14-18
ADDITIONAL MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
HE 101 or HE-102 1-2
Two courses in Phys. Ed. or Dance from PE 400 and 500 series or DAN 100 series 2
Sub-total 3-4
ELECTIVES OR CONCENTRATION CHOICES
Free electives or concentration choices – see below 8-9
Sub-total 8-9
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED 60



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