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General Studies

The Associate of General Studies degree is intended to serve as a flexible program option for students whose needs cannot be met by other programs.

UACCM is authorized to award an Associate of General Studies. The AGS degree provides a foundation to prepare students for a bachelor’s degree program, direct employment, or educational enrichment. Your advisor can help you select classes toward a health-related focus area. Only the listing of Associate of General Studies will appear on the transcript and diploma.


The curriculum requires demonstrated mastery of skills and knowledge against specific performance standards in at least one area or discipline.


Not all classes used in this degree will transfer to a four-year college. Students should check with the destination institution to determine the classes that will transfer.