Associate of Science in General Studies
Colorado Technical University

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Associate of Science in General Studies

Colorado Technical University's Associate of Science in General Studies (ASGS) program is designed to provide a targeted educational experience that prepares students to develop the specific critical thinking, problem-solving, ethical decision-making and communication skills that can be valuable for employment in career fields such as sales, information technology and military and government service.

Graduates from the ASGS program can also attain the educational competencies needed to advance in their careers or to use as a solid foundation for continuing their education. The program fulfills the associate-level requirements for most CTU bachelor's degree completion programs, many of which have an industry-focused emphasis in many of today's most interesting fields.

What You Can Learn:

In addition to preparatory and general education courses, ASGS students take core courses and electives that allow them to discover their interest in areas like:

  • Accounting
  • Criminal Justice
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Marketing Management
  • Project Management

Coursework in this program focuses on a number of substantive areas relevant to the development of professional knowledge and skills and the high degree of professionalism expected from today's workers in many industries.

In addition to a quality curriculum based on industry standards, Colorado Technical University's ASGS program is taught by an experienced team of educators who bring an impressive range professional experience into their classrooms. Their firsthand knowledge and perspectives offer students the opportunity to learn from individuals willing to share their understanding of the qualities and skills sought in professionals seeking opportunities in many of today's most competitive areas of employment.

CTU cannot guarantee employment or salary.

AccreditationColorado Technical University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. 
RequirementsMust have a high school diploma to apply. *Not all programs are available to residents of all states. Admissions staff will advise prospective students of any specific limitations for their states.
On Campus RequirementThere are no requirements for on-campus time in the typical online program.
Delivery FormatOnline
Education LevelAssociate