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School of Liberal Arts and Sciences

The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences provides general education courses for all the students of the college and offers specific programs that lead to transfer opportunities or careers.

Program can be completed by attending entirely in the eveningProgram can be completed by attending entirely in the evening.
Program can be completed by attending onlineProgram can be completed by attending online.*

Animal Advocacy Certificate  
Biological Sciences A.S.  
Biotechnology A.S.  
Biotechnology Certificate  
Broadcast Communications A.A.S.  
Chemical Dependency Counseling A.A.S.  
Criminal Investigation A.A.S. Program can be completed by attending online
Criminal Justice A.A.S. Program can be completed by attending entirely in the eveningProgram can be completed by attending online
Criminal Justice A.S.  
Digital Media - New 2014-2015 Program! A.S.  
Digital Media Certificate  
Disabilities Studies Certificate Program can be completed by attending online
Early Childhood A.A.S.  
Engineering Science A.S.  
Environmental Science A.S.  
Fine Arts A.S.  
Forensic Science Studies A.S.  
Health Sciences - New 2013-2014 Program! Certificate  
Human Services A.S. Program can be completed by attending entirely in the evening
Individual Studies A.A., A.S. Program can be completed by attending entirely in the eveningProgram can be completed by attending online
Liberal Arts & Sciences - Adolescence Education A.S.  
Liberal Arts and Science: Humanities and Social Science A.A. Program can be completed by attending entirely in the eveningProgram can be completed by attending online
Liberal Arts and Science: Mathematics and Science A.S.  
Physical Education Studies A.A.  
Physical Sciences A.S.  
Public Administration Studies A.A.S. Program can be completed by attending entirely in the eveningProgram can be completed by attending online
Teaching Assistant Certificate Program can be completed by attending online
Theatre Arts A.S.  

Key to Degrees Earned:
A.A. = Associate in Arts
A.S. = Associate in Science
A.A.S. = Associate in Applied Science
A.O.S. = Associate in Occupational Studies

A description of associate's degrees is available in the College Catalog-Policies and Procedures section.

*Note: Some online courses have required on-campus labs and/or proctored exams. With careful planning and by speaking with an advisor, most of the degrees listed can be completed totally online. Courses also can be transferred from other institutions. However, at least 50 percent of the credits for your degree must be obtained at Hudson Valley Community College. In addition to the programs offered entirely online, a number of programs offer more than 50 percent of their courses online.

The following programs have been deactivated and as such, applications are no longer being accepted:

Chemical Technician
(Deactivated Fall 2011)
A.S.  
Gallery Management
(Deactivated Fall 2013)
A.S.  
General Education
(Deactivated Spring 2012)
Certificate Program can be completed by attending entirely in the eveningProgram can be completed by attending online
Human Services
(Deactivated Spring 2010)
A.A.S.