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Subject Area: Liberal Arts and Transfer

Award: Associate of Arts

Minimum Credits: 60

Location: Calmar, Peosta, Online

Entry: Spring, Summer, Fall

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An Associate of Arts provides a solid beginning for students interested in pursuing a major or minor baccalaureate degree in psychology at a four-year institution. The program offers a strong introduction to psychology and a varied selection of courses in the psychology area.

By completing the general education requirements and building a concentration of courses in psychology, this program will prepare students for a seamless transition to a four-year institution.

You will want to consult your advisor at the college or university to which you intend to transfer to select courses that will satisfy their degree requirements.

Admissions Requirements
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Transfer Information

The Associate of Arts Degree, with an emphasis in Psychology coursework, currently has transfer agreements in place with the institutions listed below. Students are encouraged to speak with their transfer college or university to verify that their planned courses at NICC will meet necessary requirements. Learn more about transferring from NICC.


Douglas Binsfeld
Dean of Arts & Sciences, Peosta
800.728.7367, ext 207