The Associate in Arts Degree is well – recognized in the USA. Broward College offers a wide variety of concentrations within the Associate degree, so that while fulfilling the general education requirements students can also take many subjects pertaining to their specific degree. In order to complete the AA degree a student needs to earn around 60 – 63 credits which takes between 1 ½ to 2 years. A student may precede with his/her studies to earn around another 60 credits (2 years) and earn a Bachelor’s degree in any field. The advantage of earning an Associate degree in Sri Lanka is that it constitutes formal recognition of a student academic achievement after two years of university study. Many colleges and universities in the USA and elsewhere admit students into the 2nd or 3rd year of university study and this wide range of subjects within the first 2 years of study enables student to apply this integrated knowledge, skills and behavior to their personal and professional lives. The Associate in Arts degree is awarded by Broward College, USA. Earn this degree and transfer into one of Florida’s four-year state colleges or public universities.
The following Broward College Associate degrees can be completed in Sri Lanka.
A) G. C. E O/L 4 Credit passes in Academic subjects or;
G. C. E A/L 3 Credit passes in Academic subject and 2 Credit passes in Non-Academic subjects.
Please refer the attached GCE course admission requirement.
B) Successful score in the Post-Secondary Education Readiness Test (PERT) in English Reading Skills, Writing Skills and Mathematics.
Duration: 2 years
*Exemptions may be given for good A/Level results (A’s and B’s)