College of Education, Arts & Sciences and Nursing
P.O. Box 7751
Havre, MT 59501-7751
Cowan Hall 105A
Not every student starts college with a clear idea of which degree program to pursue. The general education program at Montana State University-Northern is designed for undecided major students to complete the general requirements of a four-year degree while deciding which major is the best match.
Completion of the Associate of Arts degree at Northern satisfies all Bachelor degree general education requirements throughout the Montana University system.
College Level Math and Writing – Give yourself the writing and mathematics skills to transition from a general education degree into a bachelor's degree.
Health and Wellness – Learn about current health topics as part of an associate degree general education.
Natural Sciences – Choose from one of a group of college science courses, including biology, chemistry, geology, and geography.
Social Sciences and Cultural Awareness – Expand your understanding of today's society by studying history, psychology, sociology, and Native American culture.
Humanities/Fine Arts – Become familiar with art, literature, music, or philosophy in classes designed to give you a basic understanding of some of the oldest fields of study.
Technology – Let your general education degree help you stay current on the digital tools used in undergraduate education with technology-specific courses.
The general education degree is meant to give students who are undecided on a major the opportunity to fulfill the basic requirements while he or she determines which area of study to pursue in a four-year degree. Regardless, the skills you'll gain with the course in the AA degree are valuable in any employment setting.
Office: Cowan Hall 312D
Phone: (406) 265-4171
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Phone: (406) 265-4169