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Address:  3302 Hedgcock (Academic and Career Advisement Center)
Phone:  906-227-2971
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Associate of Arts/Associate of Science in General Studies at NMU

The university offers an Associate of Arts and an Associate of Science degree in General Studies. It is designed for students who wish to complete an associate’s degree to enhance their own education and/or professional development. Combining breadth with flexibility, the program gives students the opportunity to explore a variety of subject and accumulate credits toward a degree without first committing to a specific major field of study. This two-year program also provides a flexible pathway to a bachelor’s degree for those interested in continuing their education.

Program Policies

Students must have a high school diploma or equivalent with a 2.0 high school GPA to be admitted to this program. Students must earn a minimum of a 2.0 NMU GPA to graduate with this degree. All coursework applied toward the degree must be 100 level or higher.

Students who have already earned an associates degree are not eligible for this degree.



Bulletin Year: 2023 - 2024 Undergraduate Bulletin