Associate of Arts and Sciences

The Associate of Arts and Sciences Degree certifies a student as having satisfactorily completed one-half of the number of credits required for a baccalaureate degree program and meeting certain curricular requirements. To earn the Associate of Arts and Sciences Degree the student must:

  1. Earn a minimum of 60 semester credits; 40 of these credits must apply to the Liberal Education Core.
  2. Earn at least 30 semester credits, including the last 15, at UW-Eau Claire or at UW-Eau Claire—Barron County.
  3. Earn a resident and total GPA of at least 2.00.
  4. Count toward the degree no more than six credits earned on a Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory basis.
  5. Complete the Liberal Education Core Knowledge Outcome Requirements.
  6. Complete the University Writing Requirement. Complete a second Written and Oral Communication Experience.
  7. Complete the University Mathematics Requirement.
  8. Complete the Design for Diversity Requirement.
  9. Complete a Global Perspectives or Civic and Environmental Issues Experience.
  10. Complete the Service-Learning Requirement.
  11. Declare one's intention to graduate with the Associate of Arts and Sciences Degree by contacting the UW-Eau Claire Degree Review office.