Develop skills in problem-solving, communication and cognition — vital to a lifetime of learning and as a foundation for continued study in any bachelor's degree program
What is general studies?
Rather than focusing on a specific course of study, general studies provides students with a well-rounded set of core courses in a variety of areas. General studies provides breadth and flexibility, making it an ideal choice for students who want to explore their academic options.
Why choose general studies at UNH Manchester?
The A.A. in general studies at UNH Manchester allows you to tailor your academics to your specific interests by combining the foundations of a liberal arts education with a wide variety of elective courses. This program offers a foundation for continued study in any major while developing your problem-solving, communication and cognitive skills—all of which are vital to a lifetime of learning. This program fulfills the first two years of a baccalaureate program, preparing you to seamlessly transfer into a bachelor’s degree program at UNH Manchester should you choose to pursue one.
Potential career areas
- Arts and humanities
- Public service
- Sales and marketing