Preview Day - February 19

Located in South Carolina, Southern Wesleyan University is a Christ-centered, student-focused learning community dedicated to transforming lives.

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AAGS Online

Online Associate of Arts in General Studies (AAGS)

AAGS Online Degree Program

If you want to increase your salary, expand your employability and advance your career ethically in the business world, an Associate of Arts in General Studies (AAGS) is a good first step toward making that happen. SWU's general studies degree program offers the flexibility online classes so busy adults can earn as they learn.

What You'll Learn

You'll take core classes in English, science, technology, communication and history, while also addressing real-world challenges that will inform your performance on the job. Our Associate of Arts in General Studies degree program stands apart because it also incorporates Christ-centered strategies for handling the ethical and legal challenges of today's workplace

Earn more and open new doors

You can use your Associate of Arts degree to form the foundation for more responsibility at work, as well as for further study in the eventual pursuit of a BS in Human Services or Business Administration.


See what gives SWU a remarkable 90% overall student satisfaction rate.

"I truly believe Southern Wesleyan is more organized and student friendly than most. I'm very impressed with how they treat their students and am very excited to be joining the SWU family this fall."

Tina Corbin, AAGS

Apply now!

Our simple, 15-minute application process is the first step toward earning your online AAGS. Join our Christ-centered community today!

Not Ready to Apply?

Questions or concerns? We're here for you every step of the way. Submit an inquiry and our SWU team will be in touch soon. We promise not to share your information.

AAGS Program Brochure

Download a copy of our AAGS program brochure to learn more about SWU’s Associate of Arts in General Studies course requirements, online learning format, and average completion times.

AAGS Brochure Download