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General Studies

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With an associate degree in General Studies, you can develop academic skills and take foundation courses that can transfer into a variety of areas. You can complete your first two years at Northern Essex and then transfer to a four-year school.

At NECC, general studies degrees are offered in: general studies individualized option, art (which has focuses in fine arts, multimedia, photography,  and visual communications), dance, music, and movement science. The general studies program also features an iHealth@NECC Health Specialization option which is offered in a hybrid or blended learning format. This means that a portion of the course work is completed on-line and a portion is completed in the face-to-face format.

Associate Degrees in Arts

iHealth@NECC Associate Degree