Associate Degree Programs

An associate degree program is a 2-year degree program that prepares you for a chosen profession upon graduation or to continue your education by pursuing a bachelor's degree. An associate degree increases your earnings potential and provides valuable career training.

The courses in an associate degree program will include general education classes as well as classes in your chosen field. Community colleges, technical colleges, vocational colleges and even traditional colleges offer associate degree programs. There are two types of associate degrees: occupational and transfer. An occupational associate degree prepares you for the workforce. A transfer associate degree prepares you for a higher education and the pursuit of a bachelor's degree.

Schools offering  Associate Degree Programs

  • Keiser University

    Sample Programs Offered
    • Associate of Arts in Accounting
    • Associate of Arts in Business Administration
    • Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Fortis College Online

    Sample Programs Offered
    • Associates in Business Management
    • Associates in Business Management - Accounting
  • Miller-Motte Online Programs

    Sample Programs Offered
    • Business Administration - Associate of Applied Science
    • Criminal Justice - Associate of Applied Science
    • Electronic Health Records - Associate of Applied Science
  • UMassOnline

    Sample Programs Offered
    • Associate of Science in Information Technology
    • Associate of Science in Sustainable Food and Farming