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Associate of Arts - Professional Focus


Associate of Arts - Professional Focus


Associate of Arts - Professional Focus

Associate's degree

2 years

Approximate Program Length


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Register by: Jun 14, 2023

The Associate of Arts with a Professional Focus provides you with a solid foundation in liberal arts and sciences so you can advance to the next level of your education. Available exclusively to students who have completed training in an approved registered apprenticeship program, this opportunity allows you to transfer in up to 45 credits from your apprenticeship training or previous college experience. Completion of the program puts you on track to advance to a bachelor’s degree at University of Phoenix.

  • Time management

  • Organization

  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

  • Writing skills

  • Interpersonal communication

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