Associate of Arts

The Associate of Arts program offers a comprehensive foundation for academic and spiritual growth. Designed for flexibility, this program allows students to explore diverse subjects while integrating Christian values and Biblical principles into their education. The Associate of Arts degree equips you for success to fulfill your God given calling. 


    On-Campus Start Dates
    Fall 2024
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    At Grace, you are more than just a student. You are a person with unlimited potential made in the image of a loving God. We understand that your calling and career path will be as unique as you are. At Grace, we will help you align your calling with the skills needed for your future careers so you can confidently impact the world, well beyond your time with us.

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    What to Expect

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    At Grace, You are More Than Just a Student

    You are a person with unlimited potential made in the image of a loving God. We understand that your calling and career path will be as unique as you are. At Grace, we will help you align your calling with the skills needed for your future careers so you can confidently impact the world, well beyond your time with us.

    2024–25 Tuition Cost

    An Affordable Associate of Arts Degree

    Unlock your potential with an A.A. degree from Grace. Our affordable tuition ensures that investing in your future is within reach. Join us on campus and embark on a journey toward academic excellence without breaking the bank.

    $750

    Tuition Cost
    per Credit Hour

    $2,250

    Tuition Cost
    per 3-Credit Course

    Career Paths

    Possible Career Paths

     An Associate of Arts degree opens doors to a wide range of career paths. Graduates can pursue opportunities in fields such as business, communications, education, and social services. This degree also serves as a stepping stone for those looking to continue their education in specialized bachelor’s programs, providing a solid academic and Biblical foundation for future success. Some Common Careers include:

    • Administrative Assistant
    • Accountant
    • Admissions Coordinator
    • Marketing Assistant
    • Office Manager
    • Human Resources Assistant
    • Account Manager
    • Customer Service Representative
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    Course Descriptions

    Associate of Arts Courses

    Every program at Grace is focused on intertwining spiritual and academic growth. The school aims to develop passionate servants of Jesus that emphasize the integration of character transformation, ministry experience, and biblical truth.

    The Associate of Arts (60 credit hours) is comprised of:

    • Arts and Sciences Core (24 credits)
    • Bible and Theology Core (12 credits)
    • Approved Electives or A.A. Emphasis* (21 credits)
    • A.A. Capstone (3 credits)

    *With the Associate of Arts program students have the option of declaring an Emphasis. Emphases are not required. Here are the emphases that are offered:

    • Business
    • Communication
    • Leadership & Ministry
    • Social Science

    If students have transfer coursework, they will be able to apply the accepted transfer electives toward their A.A. degree and will supplement (as needed) with lower division electives offered at Grace. Elective courses may be swapped in consultation with the student’s Academic Advisor.

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    Testimonials

    What Our Students Are Saying

    We believe education is more than just academics. Check out firsthand accounts from students like you who have been impacted by our vibrant community, transformative education, and unwavering commitment to faith.

    Anyra J
    During a challenging season in my life, Grace Christian University helped me discover my light, and I realized that my experience was more than an education. I found a community that genuinely cared for me.
    Anyra J
    Associate of Arts In Leadership and Ministry
    During a challenging season in my life, Grace Christian University helped me discover my light, and I realized that my experience was more than an education. I found a community that genuinely cared for me.
    Anyra J
    Anyra J
    Associate of Arts In Leadership and Ministry
    Mo A
    At Grace Christian University, everyone was very supportive with open arms. I learned a lot about what it was like to be a man of God, which I had no idea what that was all about until I attended Grace, and now I get to grow my faith in my everyday life and have lifetime mentors whom I can call whenever I need them. Going to Grace was the best decision I’ve ever made.
    Mo A
    Associate of Arts On Campus
    At Grace Christian University, everyone was very supportive with open arms. I learned a lot about what it was like to be a man of God, which I had no idea what that was all about until I attended Grace, and now I get to grow my faith in my everyday life and have lifetime mentors whom I can call whenever I need them. Going to Grace was the best decision I’ve ever made.
    Mo A
    Mo A
    Associate of Arts On Campus
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