Our two-year, post-traditional general studies degree is designed to produce a well-rounded critical thinker with the ability to function effectively in workplace teams. Meet our interdisciplinary studies faculty.
About the Program
Pick up where you left off or start fresh by earning your associate degree in general studies on a schedule that works for you! Offered online and at our Buffalo campus, Medaille College’s Associate in Science in General Studies (ASGS) degree provides a strong background in critical thinking, complex problem solving, written and oral communication, as well as applied knowledge in real-world settings.
Looking to earn a bachelor’s degree without any prior earned college credits? The ASGS is the perfect program to prepare you for going on to earn your bachelor’s in general studies.
Campus: Buffalo, Online
Credits: 120 credits
Program Length: Complete your degree in 2-4 years (depending on prior work, transfer credits and credits taken each term)
Formats/Scheduling: Evening, Online
Evening classes meet once per week from 6 to 10 p.m.
Online program has no scheduled class times — while there are weekly due dates, you can complete your coursework on a schedule that works best for you
Fall, spring and summer starts
Courses, Requirements & Policies
What Can You Do With This Degree?
Those who earn an associate degree in general studies make an average of $51,000 per year in careers such as:
Paralegal or Legal Assistant
Computer Support Specialist