Associate degrees are typically two year degrees given out by community colleges, junior colleges, business colleges and some bachelors degree-granting colleges/universities. This is more involved than a certificate level program, but less demanding than a bachelor’s degree.
Common Associate Degree Abbreviations:
- AA – Associate of Arts
- AS – Associate of Science
- AAS – Associate of Applied Science or Associate of Arts and Sciences
- ABA – Associate of Business Administration
- AAB – Associate of Applied Business
- AGS – Associate of General Studies