Associate of Arts in General Studies

A minimum cumulative grade-point average of 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale) is required for admission to the Associate of Arts program. Students entering the program directly from high school may also qualify with a minimum score of 19 ACT/800+ SAT/88+ NEW SAT. Transfer students must have a 2.0 cumulative GPA. The University of Toledo requirements for the TOEFL must also be fulfilled for admission of international students. For additional information on admissions, visit The University of Toledo Admissions website.

Associate of Arts in General Studies (AA GENS)

  • Minimum of 60 semester-hours for graduation
  • 36 hours of UT Core which are also Ohio Transfer 36
  • 24 hours at 1000-2000 level chosen by student (non-technical)
  • Includes 15 hours residency requirement at The University of Toledo (Academic Policy 3364-71-10) 

  • A cumulative 2.0 GPA is required for graduation, along with 2.0 in UT Core courses

ENGL 1110College Composition I3
Select one of the following English Courses:3
College Composition II: Academic Disciplines And Discourse
Technical Writing
Professional and Business Writing
MATH 1180Reasoning With Mathematics (or Higher)3
Two Social Sciences Core6
Two Arts/Humanities Core6
Two Natural Sciences Core, one with lab7
Diversity of US3
Non-US Diversity3
BUAD 1020Micro-Computer Applications In Business3
or CMPT 1100 Microsoft Office Applications
Select 24 semester hours of 1000-2000 level non-technical classes 124
Total Hours61

An additional 24 semester hours of 1000-2000 level non-technical classes chosen by the student to support transfer to a Baccalaureate degree program, or fulfill personal interests. Students may elect to enroll for entry-level classes in the major of choice and fulfill program pre-requisites through the completion of these hours.