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Arts and Human Sciences

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Students interested in careers in the Arts and Human Sciences area may select from a variety of pathways:

Williston State College offers the following degrees and certificates:

Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)

The Associate in Applied Science degree combines career-technical
coursework with general education coursework. In the career-technical
specialty field, the degree prepares students for jobs. The general education
area provides broader education than would be available in a certificate
or diploma program with at least 15 credit hours of general education
required, but typically does not meet the 36 credit hour General Education
Transfer Agreement (403.7) requirements. The A.A.S. requires a minimum of
62 semester credit hours, and it may designate a specific field of study.

Associate in Arts (A.A.) and Associate in Science (A.S.)

These associate degrees consist primarily of diverse, introductory-level
courses in general education and professional areas and require at least
62 semester credit hours. Required courses for the A.S. degree place
greater emphasis on the sciences than is true of the A.A. Both degrees
prepare students for transfer to baccalaureate programs and meet General
Education Transfer Agreement (403.7) requirements. They do not designate
a specific program or major.

 Program Reviews

Minutes Pathways Offered Through Transfer Pathways Offered Through Collaboration
November 3 2014  Addiction Studies (AA) Bachelor of Arts Early Childhood 
October 20 2014  Advertising (AA) Bachelor of Science Education: Early Childhood and Early Elementary Education 
October 6 2014  American Studies (CC) Bachelor of Science Education: Elementary Education 
September 22 2014  Communication (AA)  
September 8 2014  Criminal Justice (AA)  
August 20 2014  Communication Disorders (AA/AS)  
April 30 2014  Economics (AA/AS)  
April 14 2014  English (AA)  
April 7 2014  History  
March 24 2014  Law (AA/AS)  
March 10 2014  Middle School Education (AA)  
February 24 2014  Music (AA)  
February 10 2014  Philosophy (AA)  
January 27 2014  Political Science (AA)  
December 5 2013  Psychology (AA)  
November 25 2013  Religion (AA)  
November 7 2013  Secondary Education (AA)  
October 24 2013  Social Work (AA)  
October 17 2013  Sociology (AA)  
September 16 2013  Spanish (AA)  
August 21 2013  Special Education (AA)