Jul 21, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog 
2024-2025 Catalog

Associate of General Studies Degree, AGS

The Associate of General Studies degree provides an educational plan for the student to create a personalized program. It allows the blending of both career and technical and transfer courses without the constraints of specialization. Receiving institutions will accept all applicable credits earned within ten years of transfer to the receiving institution. Credits earned over ten years will be evaluated on a course-by-course basis. Courses must not be developmental.


  1. 60 credit hours of course work acceptable toward the degree.
  2. A cumulative grade point average of 2.0 (a C average).
  3. At least 15 of these credit hours must be earned from PPSC.
  4. Students consult with an advisor and select 30 semester hours of open electives. Electives may include general education courses and/or career and technical education courses.
  5. You must complete at least 30 hours of approved General Education Credits. At least 15 hours must be completed at PPSC.
  6. There must be at least 15 credits of GT Pathways courses in the 60 credit hours of the degree


Arts and Humanities (AGS)  


Social and Behavioral Sciences (AGS)  



Electives (30 credit hours). Any course 1000 and higher.