The Associate in Applied Science degree is awarded for completion of 60 credits of coursework. Students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative grade point average and fulfill all program requirements in a timely manner.
Students may transfer undergraduate credits from other programs or institutions. Depending on the number of transfer credits you bring to your AAS program, you can complete your studies in three to four semesters. Most students finish the program in about three semesters. For more information, please contact the Admission Office.
As a New School student, you also have the opportunity to take electives in related fields like fashion design, psychology, merchandising, and management to develop the range of skills required in the future workplace.
For a complete listing of courses and course descriptions, visit the university course catalog.
This curriculum applies to students who enter Parsons in spring 2019 and after. To view degree requirements from prior years, visit the Academic Catalogs archive.
Classes are generally scheduled throughout the day Monday through Friday, with occasional evening sessions. Depending on class schedules, which can vary by semester, students may be required to take courses that are offered only at limited times.