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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Media Arts AAS Degree

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For more information please see the Media Arts Program Overview .


Graduates with an AAS degree have the broad range of media skills that potential employers want. They have exceptional communication skills, solid technical skills, and a professional attitude. Our program of study develops these skills and attitudes.

Note: This degree is available at Hastings

Required Courses

Subtotal: 21

Select from one of the following specializations:

Note: Only one Media Arts AAS degree may be earned by any student

Subtotal: 24-26

General Education Core Requirements

All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will complete a minimum of 15 credits of General Education from the following (AA and AS students will have additional requirements):

  • GEN ED Group A: Communications 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group B: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group C: Life and Career Skills, D: Information & Technology Literacy or E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group A, B, C, D or E 6 credit(s)

Subtotal: 15

Total Credits for AAS Degree: 60-62

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