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Associate in Science A.S. (A10400)


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Program Description

In order to complete the Associate in Science 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 34 hours from the Universal General Education Transfer Component list of courses. As part of their degree, students are required to complete 32 credit hours of math, science or computer courses in the categories listed in the table, as well as an academic transition course.

Articulation Agreements

Comprehensive Articulation Agreements
Independent Comprehensive Articulation Agreement

  • Campbell University: Guaranteed Interview Program & Passport Program
  • Elon University
  • Guilford College
  • 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)


Social/Behavioral Sciences (6 semester hours required from at least 2 subject areas)


Natural Sciences (8 semester hours of sequenced courses required)


Mathematics (8 semesters hours required)


Mathematics (8 semesters hours required) Total Universal General Education Transfer Component: 34


Additional General Education Hours


Take additional hours from the UGETC list or from the following general educationcourses. At least 8 hours must be science, math or computer courses.

General Education: Science/Math Requirement (8 hours)


Choose courses from the UGETC list or from the following courses.

Additional General Education Hours: (3 hours)


Choose a course from the UGETC list or from the following courses.

Computer Sciences


Social/Behavioral Sciences


Total Additional General Education Hours Required: 11 Credit Hour(s)


Additional Elective Hours (14 hours required) Choose from General Education courses or the electives listed here.


Total Elective Hours Required: 14 Credit Hour(s)


Academic Transition


Total Hours Needed for Associate in Science Degree: 60 Credit Hour(s)


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