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.
2 Years (full-time status)
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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.
CalSouthern’s online associate degree is the perfect stepping-stone toward any of the university’s bachelor’s degree programs, as well as a personally rewarding program that provides a solid academic bedrock for any career or academic pursuit you choose. Please take a moment to get to know some of the dedicated Faculty Mentors who will guide you one-on-one toward your online associate degree, review the variety of intellectually stimulating courses, and to learn more about how CalSouthern is devoted to meeting the needs of its Learners, providing you with a rich and rewarding education experience, as well as giving you all the tools and support you need to meet your academic goals.