Online Associate in Arts
The online Associate in Arts degree makes it possible to build your education on a solid foundation. It’s a fully accredited, two-year degree program that satisfies the general education requirements for most bachelor’s degrees. Even if you have little or no previous college experience, you can earn an Associate in Arts degree and then take the next step towards your bachelor’s. It’s a great start to a new beginning.
Program Quick Facts
- 6 start dates per year: September, October, January, March, May, and July
- $415 per credit
- 60 credits
- 12 credits per semester (full-time attendance)
- 3 semesters per year equals 36 credits if attending full time
- $14,940 annual tuition costs (2024–25)
- Flexible, asynchronous program format
- No additional fees
Not all online programs are accredited—something you never have to worry about at NU.
80+ years of experience and knowledge went into creating our online courses.
Every course includes a component that helps you relate the subject to your faith.
Faculty Who Care
Our instructors are experts who love students and bring out their very best.