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The Program

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.


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Course Requirements

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