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Associate in Arts


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Associate in Arts

Do you want to earn a four-year degree? Looking for an affordable, local place to start? Our invested faculty, small classes, and hands-on guidance at HCC will help you reach your goals. For students looking to transfer to a four-year institution following their time here at Haywood Community College, our Associate in Arts degree provides a solid, well-rounded foundation in the arts and sciences areas before transferring to your next higher education institution. This transfer degree was established specifically for students looking for a liberal arts discipline with a strong liberal arts background.


Highlights of the Program

  • The program commences with a Capstone Project designed to help students make the final connections between different disciplines to demonstrate their progress.
  • Comprehensive Articulation Agreements are in place with colleges and universities in Western North Carolina and beyond.
  • Our degree graduates can transfer into a college or university at a junior status.


  • Associate in Arts Degree


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Under the Uniform Articulation Agreements with numerous colleges and universities students can attend numerous colleges state-wide. Review the schools we have agreements in place with, and the program specifics.

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Class Schedules

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HCC offers a variety of class times to fit your busy schedule. Different class options are available based on your graduation year. You can view available classes and then meet with your advisor to get registered.

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For more information contact:

Farrah Rodriguez
  • Farrah Rodriguez
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