To be eligible for an associate degree, a student must earn a minimum of 16 credits at Trine.
Two associate degrees may be received at the same time, provided all requirements for both degrees have been met, and the student has earned a minimum of 16 credit hours more than the degree with the lower minimum hour requirement.
General Education – 25 hours:
Written Communication – 6 hrs.
Oral Communication – 3 hrs. Social Humanities & Social Sciences – 6 hrs. Mathematics & Science – 7 hrs.
Other – 3 hrs.
Associate in Science Core – 20 hours:
Mathematics or Science courses
Student must complete an area of emphasis which includes 20 total hours in either a science discipline or mathematics.
Additional Requirements – 15 hours:
General electives (14) and UE 101 (1)
Total: 60 hours