Associate Degree

Graduate & Professional Studies offers an Associate of Arts in General Studies degree

The Associate of Arts degree program will offer students the opportunity to earn a degree, which then may be applied to any of Tusculum’s four-year Bachelor degree programs.

Students in the program take all general education courses, as well as a minimum of 19 hours of elective courses that can be concentrated in a major area of interest or taken in a variety of major areas as a way of exploration of potential career paths.


Tusculum’s Associate of Arts in General Studies is an excellent choice for students to gain an introduction to the college process and to academic coursework.

Graduates of the program have many options available to them, such as entering the employment market or applying their associate degree to complete a four-year program.