Associate of Arts
To graduate from Lindsey Wilson College, students must meet all
general education and major requirements specified in the catalog
in effect when they entered the College or all requirements
specified in a subsequent year. If a student leaves the
College for a calendar year or longer, he or she must satisfy all
graduation requirements in effect in the catalog year when the
student returns or in a subsequent year.
All associate's degree candidates for graduation must complete a
minimum of 60 hours of acceptable academic work with a minimum
cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 on a 4.00 scale.
Required courses in the major must be completed with a minimum
grade of C unless a division or program specifies a higher grade
requirement. Some students, depending upon their major and/or
general education choices, may exceed the 60 hour minimum.
Associate's degree candidates must complete:
- Essential Learning general education requirements (typically
24-39 credit hours), consisting of:
- Core courses (18-27 credit hours) that are drawn from the
traditional liberal arts; and
- Intermediate courses (6-12 credit hours) that are typically
drawn from the student's major.
- A major (typically 24 credit hours), and
- Elective courses.
Residency Requirement for AA
In order to earn an associate's degree from Lindsey Wilson
College, students must successfully complete a minimum of 21 credit
hours at the College. At least 50% of the credits required in
a major must be earned at the College.
Hours transferred to the College during completion of a degree
need prior approval of the Registrar's Office. Programs have
the right to require students to complete program assessments prior