Arts & Education

Associate of Arts

The Associate of Arts core is designed to give students breadth of knowledge in the liberal arts, to promote critical thinking that is fundamental to higher education, and to allow students to take specific courses in a particular discipline.

Students working toward the Associate of Arts degree will take essential core requirements that will allow them to transfer to a university.

Angelina College offers the Associate of Arts degree to students who complete the general graduation requirements for all degrees, which includes the Associate in Arts degree core requirements and those courses required for the specific academic area.

Contact your success coach to discuss transferability of programs and credits when choosing your program.

Choose your Pathway

Pathways are tools to help students stay on track and complete a program of study. Please refer to the catalog and speak with a Success Coach regarding major and core electives.

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Earn an Associate Degree

Invest in yourself while studying under our highly-educated faculty and staff. Pursue a degree in one or more of our 18 academic areas.

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College Catalog

From music and drama to journalism and government, Angelina College has a wide variety of programs to fit your wants and needs. Visit our College Catalog for more information.

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Our general studies degree is housed in the School of Arts and Education with the option of an English Pathway. Electives have been chosen by faculty based on what you want to do, what you like to study, and where you want to go long-term. 

Students complete core requirements to transfer to a University. Please see a Success Coach for advising to complete a degree and explore transfer opportunities. As a Roadrunner, you can transfer to a university with the confidence of knowing you have completed core curriculum while gaining a quality education.

The Associate of Arts teaching degree is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a Bachelor’s degree. 

Learn about the Federal Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program. Click HERE for more information.

Please note that the Associate of Applied Science in Child and Family Development program falls under the School of Business and Technology. Visit the Child and Family Development program page HERE.

Angelina College offers courses in art, graphic arts, music, theatre, sound recording technology, and film production. 

Students who graduate with an Associate of Arts in Health and Physical Education degree will be able to work in entry level positions in fitness leadership, corporate wellness, recreational facilities, hospitals, or transfer to a four-year institution in the field of Health and Physical Education.