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Liberal Arts and Sciences

at Southwest Minnesota State University

Program Details

  • Award: Associate of Arts
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIOA Certified

About this Program

The Associate in Arts degree is SMSU's liberal arts or general education degree. Students who hold the AA degree have satisfied all general education requirements (MnTransfer or MnTC) for any of Minnesota's public colleges and universities. The AA degree provides broad preparation for the workplace and is often used as pathway to transfer to four year colleges and universities.

Program Locations

  • Southwest Minnesota State University 56258
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St. Marshall, MN 56258 Toll-Free: (800) 642-0684 Local: (507) 537-6286 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email:

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