Associate Degree | Majors

  • Programs of Study

    Knowledge is something that can never be taken away from you. The same is true for your degree. Why pursue an associate degree? An associate degree is a great way to broaden your education and build valuable workplace skills. In fact, a degree Academic Catalogwill often lead to employment and career chances that may not otherwise occur. An associate degree is also a great way to begin your pursuit of a bachelor's degree through development of critical thinking skills and learning how to apply these skills.

    Dean College offers 16 Associate in Arts and Associate in Science Degrees with a strong history of helping our students through these first two critical years of your education. 

    Our Associate Degree majors are:

    School of the Arts

    • Theatre/Musical Theatre
    • Media Studies and Communication

    School of Business

    • Business

    Palladino School of Dance

    • Dance

    School of Liberal Arts and Sciences

    • Criminal Justice
    • Early Childhood Education
    • English
    • Environmental Science
    • Health Sciences with concentrations in Pre-Nursing or General Health Sciences
    • History
    • General Studies
    • Mathematics
    • Psychology
    • Science
    • Sociology
    • Sport Fitness Studies with concentrations in Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Physical Education or Sport Management 

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  • Without my education from Dean College, none of this would have been possible...

    Caitlyn J. Coates '10

    A.A. in Dance Details »
  • My favorite memory is receiving the Trustee's Prize for General Excellence at graduation, I was deeply honored to receive that award.

    Freddy Wheeler '11

    A.A. in Communications Details »