Associate of General Studies

A total of 60 hours are required to earn an Associate of general studies. To be eligible for an Associate of general studies, a student must earn a minimum of  the last 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 - 22 credit hours

ENG 103 English Composition I
ENG 113 English Composition II
ENG 133 Technical Communication
 or COM 213 Business Communication
Math elective - 3 credit hours
Science elective - 3 credit hours
Social Science elective - 3 credit hours
Humanities elective - 3 credit hours
General Education elective - 3 credit hours

Content Requirement - 37 credit hours

37 credit hours, to include at least 9 hours earned in each of the two academic departments

Additional Requirements - 1 credit hour

UE 101 University Experience - 1 credit hour

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog.