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General Studies-Academic and Career Paths

The General Studies Associate of Arts degree provides students the flexibility to build a broad-based major in the liberal arts and sciences. Graduates will be able to think critically, communicate effectively, and draw on knowledge from many disciplines.

When you choose General Studies at CCRI, you also select one of the seven Academic and Career Paths. Why? Because choices are good, but help making those choices is better. Get guidance now!

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General Studies degree requirements

What courses should you take as a General Studies student?

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Note: Courses may require prerequisites, corequisites and/or testing. See course descriptions for details.

Available Online: Students are able to meet program requirements with online courses. See for more information about online programs, the courses available online, and ways to be a successful online student.