Associate in Arts (AA) Degree

Interested in History, Languages, Psychology, or other Liberal Arts? The Associate in Arts degree program is a great way to expand your knowledge and explore new ideas in a variety of potential fields.

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The Associate in Arts online degree program is designed for students planning to transfer to four-year colleges and universities. The courses are geared towards meeting the requirements for majors like sociology, journalism, music, and other liberal arts. Broaden your horizons while getting yourself one step closer to graduation. And with Rio's flexible block calendar system, you can set a schedule that works best for you. Part-time, full-time, anytime: Get an Associate in Arts degree on your personalized schedule.

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An Associate in Arts is a stepping stone that can prepare you for getting a four-year degree in a wide range of fields that includes:

  • Languages
  • History
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Journalism
  • Cultural Studies
  • Political Science

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Associate in Arts

Associate in Arts (60 credit hours)

Cost per credit hour: $250

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