INTRODUCTION TO THE ASSOCIATE OF ARTS IN LIBERAL STUDIES (AALS)

The Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies (AALS) is a well-rounded, versatile program that provides a solid academic foundation. You’ll develop your critical reading and thinking abilities while honing your written and verbal communications skills—invaluable for virtually any career or if you should decide to advance your studies. With courses in the humanities, mathematics, and the natural and social sciences, the AALS is the perfect stepping-stone to any of CalSouthern’s bachelor’s degrees.

Credits required for degree completion: 60

Maximum transfer credits accepted: 45

Program length: 2 years*

Cost per credit: $250



* With maximum transfer credits and by taking courses simultaneously, Learners can complete the degree program in as little as six months. Or, Learners can proceed at a more leisurely pace and complete in three years or more.


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CalSouthern’s Online Associate Degree Program: A Versatile and Valuable Foundation for any Learner

CalSouthern’s Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies (AALS) online associate degree program is the perfect academic foundation regardless of your ultimate education and career goals. The AALS is an online associate degree that emphasizes liberal arts and general studies. You’ll study current and constantly updated courses in English, mathematics, and the natural and social sciences, developing advanced critical thinking and analysis skills, as well as honing your verbal and written communication abilities—a skill set that is essential to success in any career or area of study. In addition, you’ll become more articulate, informed, and well-rounded.

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