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Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in History

The Degree

Associate in Arts (A.A.) Liberal Arts and Sciences

The Outlook

FLCC's A.A. liberal arts and sciences degree program with an advisement area in history is ideal for you if you are looking to build a solid foundation for furthering your education. It will help you build the skill sets employers are searching for. In addition, you will acquire effective writing, critical thinking, and research skills. With this degree, you will be able to take your career path in a variety of different, exciting directions.

The Program

Fascinated about our past? The A.A. degree with an advisement area in history is for you! You'll gain insight and knowledge from guest speakers in various fields of politics, anthropology, history and psychology. With accomplished historians serving as faculty members at FLCC, you will learn the foundations necessary for preparing you for transfer into a four-year program.

The A.A. Liberal Arts Program

The A.A. degree at FLCC is designed for you to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program, with courses equivalent to those offered during the freshman and sophomore years at most four-year colleges and universities. If you intend on transferring from FLCC with an A.A. liberal arts and sciences degree, you could pursue a baccalaureate degree in a broad range of areas including:

  • Elementary and Secondary Education
  • Psychology
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Law
  • English
  • History

The degree is recognized in transfer (articulation) agreements with a large number of public and private four-year institutions in New York State and across the nation.

Honors Courses: If you have demonstrated outstanding academic ability, you will have the opportunity to take honors courses at FLCC that provide enhanced educational experiences. If you are a qualified student in this degree program or are a qualified student from another program, enrollment in honors courses is open to you. Successful completion of honors courses or an Honors Certificate may increase your transfer options to four-year institutions.

The Graduates

Upon completing this program, you will be prepared to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program. The courses you will take in this program are equivalent to those offered during the freshman and sophomore years at most four-year colleges and universities. You will be prepared to pursue a bachelor's degree in history, pre-law, or other related fields.

The Scholarships

Scholarships are available to qualified students. For more information, visit the FLCC scholarships page or you can contact the financial aid office.