General Studies in Arts

Austin Community College’s General Studies of Arts Program provides you the chance to find your passion while completing the foundation of a bachelor’s degree. Faculty and advisors will help you create a course plan to allow you to discover your field of interest to enter the workforce or university transfer. You’ll excel in coursework to become a more critical thinker, capable writer, and problem solver.

Pride Points

Honors Program courses

Textbook-free Z-Degree option

University transfer degree

Awards & Program Maps


Choose the Award Path That’s Right for You

ACC offers stackable credentials. Certificates prepare you for a career change or career advancement and often include credits that count toward associate degrees. Associate degrees further increase your employability and help you build a strong foundation for university transfer. Learn more.

Explore awards and follow the program maps below to stay on track.

Associate of Arts

General Studies in Arts