General Studies (AA)
Chart your way to a brighter tomorrow.
STEP is your path to an Associate of Arts in General Studies, designed to help working adults meet their goals. The program is tailored to fit an accelerated associate degree into a busy working schedule. Adults working full-time, who may not have any previous college credits or who have a limited number of transferable credits, are perfect candidates for this program.
This accelerated degree program is designed to be completed in just two years and consists of four progressive steps, incorporating courses in mathematics, English, business, and the humanities. Students receive an Associate of Arts degree after completing 60 credit hours. Our students also have the option of completing their bachelor’s degree by taking required courses in the STEP program and any remaining credits for a total of 126 credit hours.
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Continue to Work Full Time
One Course at a Time
How does it work?
Student Cohorts: Students are organized into cohorts of ten or more and go through our program together.
Weekly Assignments: Students will complete weekly materials and virtually connect with professors and other students.
- Asynchronous Format: Students can log into coursework 24/7 online.
What are the benefits?
Entirely online. No classroom requirements.
Federal financial aid available.
Pastor, minister, and ministry scholarships available.
Corporate reimbursement approved.
Degree at a glance:
- Course length: Five weeks
- Program length: 75 weeks
- Delivery format: 100% online
- Style: accelerated course style, asynchronous
- Total program credit hours: 45
- Credit hours to graduate: 60
- Continuous enrollment: Classes begin every five weeks.
- Apply online.
- Send official transcripts to OKWU.
- Complete FAFSA.
Cost Per Credit
|Total Resource Fee for Core||$2,250|
|Total Resource Fee for Emphasis||$750|
|Technology Fee @ $65 per term||$455|
|Emphasis Tuition (covered by core tuition freeze)||$4,485|