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Associate's Degree in General Studies

You know you need a college education to get ahead in life, but you can’t find one that really fits your educational or career goals. At University of the Cumberlands, we have the program you need because it’s the program you personalize!

A general studies associate degree lets you put together a varied & flexible degree program from multiple disciplines to fit your needs. Pick 3 minors from different departments to create your own general studies associate degree. Explore lots of options or transfer in credits from other programs.

It’s the perfect degree program for working professionals already established in a career, who want to prepare for advancement opportunities and are looking to capitalize on prior learning experiences. Transfer credit from previously taken college courses and shorten your time to graduation.

With core coursework in math, science, culture, history, and faith, whatever undergraduate degree level you pursue, you’ll benefit from a well-rounded education of Arts & Sciences curriculum. And you’ll gain the foundational skills in professionalism, communication, and critical thinking that traditionally comes with a college education.


The costs for general associate degrees at University of the Cumberlands are competitive and affordable. Click here to view tuition rates and fees. 

Prepare for your brighter future with a personalized General Studies degree from University of the Cumberlands. Discover why University of the Cumberlands is one of the best test-optional colleges in KY for your degree-seeking educational dreams. Contact us today to learn more about our variety of online bachelor’s and associate degree programs.

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Career Path

A University of the Cumberlands degree prepares you for the rigors of the professional world. Your career opportunities are almost limitless with this program.