General Studies

Associate of Science: Online

Start your health care journey with a degree in general studies. With specialized degree tracks ranging from Information Technology to Business Management to Health Care to Anatomy, our required 60 credit hours ensure students build a strong foundation of skills. An emphasis on evidence-based teachings and real-world experience prepares students to lead in the field of their choice. Through our program, students find their passion and start pursuing higher health.

Our Mission

The mission of the Associate of Science Degree with a Major in General Studies is to provide students with the foundational skills and knowledge to: (a) succeed in the student’s future career or program of study, (b) make informed and responsible life decisions, and (c) pursue opportunities for lifelong learning.


Choices of Majors

4 choices of majors

Credit Hours

60 total credit hours

Minimum Terms

5 minimum terms of instruction


Why Choose Parker?

The General Studies degree program is offered online and allows students to choose between three areas of specialization: Information Technology, Business Management, and Anatomy. Tracks in each of these programs lay a solid academic foundation so students can confidently begin their careers or pursue a higher degree.

  • A new enrollment period each month
  • Fully online or on-campus classes
  • A total of 60 credit hours
  • 42 credit hours of general education courses
  • 18 credit hours of electives or concentration courses


At Parker, we hold ourselves to higher standards. Through rigorous standards, constant innovation and an impulse to serve, we elevate health care education. Together, we are in the pursuit of higher health.