Associate's (AS and AAS) Degree Programs
Benefits of an Associate's Degree
In today’s competitive economy, finding a job in a field that you love can be difficult without a college degree. An online associate’s degree from Purdue Global could be a great way to further your education and pursue your career goals.
Students who earn their online associate's degree from Purdue Global enjoy all the benefits of a college-level education without the added complication or hassle of leaving home to attend classes.* The cost of earning an associate’s degree is typically lower than that of a bachelor’s degree, and we are committed to helping you find the financial solution that is right for you.
Purdue Global's associate’s degree programs (AAS and AS) typically take students 2 years to complete and consist of:
- Approximately 20 courses
- Online learning formats that allow students flexible study schedules as they earn their degree
- On-campus program options for a more traditional educational experience
Pursue Your Career Goals
An associate’s degree from Purdue Global can help accelerate your career goals.† Because these degrees are typically completed in 2 years, an associate’s degree program can help you enter the workforce sooner than when committing to a 4-year degree program. Should you choose to continue your education at a later date, you could apply the credits earned toward a more advanced degree, such as a Purdue Global bachelor’s degree.
Find a Degree Program
Program availability varies by location and delivery method. Onsite course scheduling decisions are at the discretion of the campus and some courses are only available online.
- Program A to Z
- Program Z to A
Reduced tuition rates, acceptance of military credits, and flexible scheduling are just a few of the ways we serve military students.
Enroll in a respected degree program from an accredited U.S. university without the time, costs, and challenges associated with moving to the United States.
Higher Education at the Highest Standards
Purdue University Global is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and committed to the highest standards. Our specific programs hold additional industry-relevant approvals and accreditations.
*Some Purdue Global programs are not 100% online; some programs require you to gain hands-on experience in a real-world work environment. Contact an Admissions Advisor for additional information.
†Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.