General Studies

Associate in General Studies (AGS) Degree

The Associate in General Studies (AGS) degree is a flexible and personalized degree intended for students whose interests and educational objectives do not fall within either a traditional transfer or career programs. Based on electives that are selected and completed, this program will fit various Career Clusters.


For information about the Concentration in General Studies, contact an advisor at (309) 647-4645.

General Studies: 65 Credit Hours
General Education Requirements Credit Hrs.
 Social Behavioral Sciences3
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Other Requirements Credit Hrs.
 Health Science3
Electives  Credit Hrs.
 Including specialization – 12 hours44