The Associate of Arts degree in General Studies is designed to give students valuable preparation for further studies, by providing them with introductory general studies courses while helping them develop a basic Biblical perspective.

Students successfully completing this program will demonstrate:

- A general knowledge of the content of Scripture

- College-level competence in the general skills that form the foundation for all learning: reading, writing/composition, and critical thinking

- Introductory knowledge of Western culture integrating themes from history, science, philosophy, or literature.

Graduation Requirements

- Satisfactory completion of the minimum of 60 semester credits hours with at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average including completion of the Associate of Arts curriculum, Chapel, and Christian Service requirements.  The final 30 credits hours and at least 50% of all major course credit hours must be completed in residence at Trinity College.

- Satisfactory completion of all Trinity College assessment procedures.

- Continued evidence of a consistent genuine Christian testimony.

- Continued essential agreement with the Doctrinal Statement of the college.

- Satisfactory fulfillment of all financial obligations to the college.  No degree will be granted or transcript provided to a student with an outstanding financial obligation to the college.

- Affirmative recommendation for graduation by the faculty, Vice President for Academic Affairs, and the Board of Trustees. 

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