The goal of the Social Sciences Associate in Arts degree program, General option, is to provide students the foundation necessary to transfer to a related baccalaureate degree program at a four-year college or university. Specific objectives include:
- A broad based introduction to the Social Sciences.
- An understanding of a variety of specific areas of the social sciences to gain a sense of how they interrelate.
- A general education foundation which to learn to communicate, to think critically, and to analyze problems.