distance education programs
Distance Education: AAGS
Two Year Program (63 Credits)
Prairie’s Associate of Arts in General Studies program will equip you to do the following:
Your training through our Associate of Arts in General Studies Distance Education program will provide you with a vital biblical foundation to complement and enhance your future professional training. Depending on your choice of electives, the Associate of Arts in General Studies can be structured to count as two years toward one of Prairie’s four year programs. Alternatively, a significant number of your credits could transfer to another school for continuation of a Bachelor’s degree in a large number of fields. You will need to confirm transferability requirements with the school you seek transfer into.
All courses are three credits unless shown otherwise.
Bible & Theology (27 credits)
Arts & Sciences (18 credits)
Note: Arts & Sciences courses include Anthropology (AN), Humanity & Fine Arts (HF), History (HI), Philosophy (PH), Psychology (PS), Science (SC), Sociology (SO), and Social Sciences (SS).General Electives (18 credits)
*If for any reason a course required for your program is no longer offered, an acceptable substitute will be specified. In some circumstances, you may apply to have one course substituted for another on your program. Contact the Distance Education office for more information.
Timeframe & Fees
Completion of an AAGS takes an average of 2 years for students who are not also working. For cost estimates per program, see the Fees section of our About Distance Education page.