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Associate in Arts A.A. (A10100)

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Program Description

In order to complete the Associate in Arts degree at Alamance Community College, students must earn 60 hours of college credit in the categories listed in the table. All students must complete at least 31 hours from the Universal General Education Transfer Component list of courses. As part of their degree, students are required to complete two English composition courses, one literature course, one general education history course, one math course, one general education science course, and one academic transition course. The literature course should be chosen from ENG 231 ENG 232 ENG 241 ENG 242 , or ENG 273 *. Students may not take both BIO 110  and BIO 111  or CHM 131 /CHM 131A  and CHM 151 for credit toward this degree.

*ENG 273  is not a UGETC course and, therefore, does not fulfill a Humanities/Fine Arts course requirement.

Articulation Agreements

Comprehensive Articulation Agreement
Independent Comprehensive Articulation Agreement

  • Campbell University: Guaranteed Interview Program & Passport Program
  • Elon University
  • Guilford College
  • NC A&T State University in the Elementary Education Program
  • East Carolina University and the Pirate Promise Program
  • High Point University: Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy 
  • North Carolina State University and the C3 Program
  • North Carolina A&T State University and the Aggie Plus Program
  • North Carolina Wesleyan University
  • UNC Chapel Hill and the C-STEP Program
  • UNC Greensboro and the Spartan Passage Program
  • UNC Wilmington and the Pathway to Excellence Program
  • Western Governors University 

Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)

English Composition (6 semester hours required)

English Literature (3 semester hours required)

Humanities/Fine Arts (6 semester hours required)

History (3 semester hours required)

Social & Behavioral Sciences (6 semester hours required)

Natural Sciences (4 semester hours required)

Mathematics (3-4 semesters hours required)

Total Universal General Education Transfer Component: 31-32 Credit Hour(s)

Additional General Education Hours

Take additional hours from the UGETC list or from the following general education courses

Social/Behavioral Sciences

Computer Sciences


Total Additional General Education Hours: 13-14 Credit Hour(s)

Academic Transition


Choose any of the general education courses listed above or elective courses from this list.

Total Additional Hours of Electives: 14 Credit Hour(s)

Total: 60 Credit Hour(s)

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