Associate of General Studies

Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Program Description

Associate of General Studies

Atlanta Metropolitan State College


The Division of Humanities & Fine Arts and the Division of Social Sciences advise students in this program.

Transfer Program - Requirements and Electives

Students who complete this program are prepared to pursue a wide range of four year degrees. Individuals who are undecided about their field of study may select this area of study. Note: Some baccalaureate institutions may require additional hours before a student would be classified as a junior in a specific discipline.

Area A: Essential Skills

English Composition I English Composition II An Intro to Math Modeling or College Algebra

Area B:Institutional Requirement (AMIR 1001)

Area C: Humanities & Fine Arts (1 Humanities elective, 3 credits and 1 Fine Arts Elective / 3 credits)

Area D: Science, Mathematics & Technology (Select from Area D Electives)

Area E: Social Sciences

Government Requirement: American Government

Choice of 3 hours from the following: United States History I or United States History II

Global Perspective Requirement: Global Issues

Social Science Electives: Choice of 1 Social Science course: Courses used in Area F cannot be used in Area E.

Courses Relevant to Degree

Required: 18 hours approved by faculty advisor from Areas C-E and all courses in Area F from transfer programs of study. Completion of 12 hrs in HFA disciplines satisfies requirements for AA degree. Completion of 12 hrs in all other disciplines satisfies requirements for AS degree.

Courses Outside the Core:

Seminar in Personal and Academic Dev. Activity or Fitness Course Lecture Course

Choice of one of the following PHED lecture courses:

  • Wellness
  • Concepts of Health and Safety
  • First Aid

PHED NOTE: Students who entered Atlanta Metropolitan State College prior to Fall 2010 should take only one PHED Activity or Fitness course and one PHED Lecture course.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated December 11, 2015
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This course is Campus based
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Sept., 2017
Full time
Start date Sept., 2017
USA Atlanta, Georgia
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