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Associate in Arts (60 credits)

Admissions Requirements Associate in Arts

  • Advising session through the Department of General Studies
  • Minimum of 15 transferable credits from Thomas Jefferson University or other accredited institution of higher education with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Note: Only courses with a grade of C or higher are eligible for transfer. In transferring science and certain other courses, it is preferable that these courses be taken no more than 10 years prior to the date of application to Thomas Jefferson University.
  • Submission of official transcripts of college credits earned elsewhere


Core Courses - minimum grade of C required  
ENGL 101, 102 English Composition I & II 6
Foreign Language (Elementary) 6
HIST 101, 102 World Civilization I & II or 6
HIST 111, 112 United States History I & II  
Computer Studies Elective 3
Humanities Elective* 3
Free Electives 15
Other required courses  
ANTH 101 Cultural Anthropology 3
Art 3
Recommended: Credits
ART 101 Art Appreciation  
MUSC 101 Music Appreciation  
HUMN 111 Philadelphia and the Arts  
COMM 101 Interpersonal Communications or 3
COMM 102 Effective Speech Communication  
MATH 101 College Algebra 3
POSC 101 Government of the United States 3
PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3