ASSOCIATE DEGREE PROGRAMS

Graduation Requirements

  • A total of 62 semester hours is required to earn the associate degree.
  • The last 17 semester hours of course work must be earned at Belhaven University.
  • Satisfaction of Belhaven’s general education requirements.
    Written Communication Skills: Six semester hours
    Literature: Six semester hours
    Science: Four semester hours
    Mathematics: Three semester hours
    History: Six semester hours
    Biblical Studies: Nine semester hours
    Successful completion of all courses taken at Belhaven University with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees.
  • Applications for degree completion audits must be made online by the deadlines listed in the calendars at least eight months prior to the anticipated degree completion. Failure to do so on schedule may result in a delay in the ceremony participation or receipt of diploma.

Associate of Arts

The Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree program provides adults with an excellent foundation in the liberal arts while preparing them for continued studies. The curriculum develops the adult learner’s sensitivity to human values and capacity for critical thinking.

Associate of Arts

62 hours (63 Houston) to include BIB 214, 215, WVC 301, BIO 125, EDU105, 106, ENG103, 108, 203, 204, HIS108, 205, MAT 202 and electives. Houston students are also required to take BUS 205 and CSC 102.

Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies

Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies (A.A.B.S.) prepares students for further study in biblical ministry.

A.A. in Biblical Studies: 62 hours to include BIB 214, 215, WVC 301, BIO 125, EDU 105, 106, ENG 103, 108, 203, 204, HIS 108, 205, MAT 202 and 18 hours from the following: BIB 334, 335, 341, 344, 345, 375, 385, 395, 470.

Associate of Arts in Business

A.A. in Business: 62 hours to include BIB 214, 215, WVC 301, BIO 125, EDU 105, 106, ENG 103, 108, 203, 204, HIS 108, 205, MAT 202, and BUS 304, 309, 320 and 326.