WCSU Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024 : Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences

Associate in Science Program

Program advisers can be found at the Academic Advisement Center – Old Main Floor 2

This degree requires students to complete one of each of the following competencies:

  • First Year Navigation (FY)
  • Creative Process (CP)
  • Critical Thinking (CT)
  • Health and Wellness (HW)
  • Information Literacy (IL)
  • Intercultural Competency (IC)
  • Oral Communication (OC)
  • Quantitative Reasoning (QR)
  • Scientific Inquiry (SI)
  • Writing Tier 1 (W1)
  • Writing Tier 2 (W2)

When these are completed, students are encourage to explore coursework in any discipline. The total requirements for this degree is 60 credits. The minimum GPA is 2.0.

Students who choose to complete the AS in Liberal Arts should consider selecting courses outside of their general education requirements that are foundations for four-year degree programs, so that they have the option to continue their education, should they choose to do so. WCSU’s pre-major pathways should serve as a guide.