Liberal Arts - Associate Degree | Thomas Nelson Community College

Liberal Arts - Associate Degree

Liberal Arts - Associate Degree
Program Details
Associate of Arts
Academic Division: 
Arts, Business, Humanities, and Social Science

Start your Bachelor of Arts degree here. If you’re planning to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree, Thomas Nelson is the perfect place to start.

The Liberal Arts curriculum includes writing, public speaking, history, social science and other core courses that are transferrable to more than 20 Virginia colleges and universities, including Old Dominion University, William & Mary, Christopher Newport University, University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University and Virginia Tech. Thomas Nelson graduates who complete the program with a certain grade point average benefit from guaranteed admission to many Virginia state colleges and universities.

Thomas Nelson provides students with a high-quality education at a fraction of the cost of four-year schools. The professors I have had have been absolutely outstanding.

Elizabeth Raney


Students who complete Thomas Nelson’s Liberal Arts program enroll in baccalaureate studies at four-year institutions. Students who earn bachelor's degree pursue careers in:

  • education
  • media and communication
  • world languages
  • political science
  • fine arts
  • performing arts

Online Learning Option This program can be completed online or in the classroom.

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