Liberal Arts (AA)


Welcome to Southern New Hampshire University's AA in Liberal Arts

Strengthen your communication and critical-thinking skills and gain an insightful world view when you earn an associate’s degree in liberal arts from Southern New Hampshire University. An associate in arts degree can be a meaningful milestone on your journey towards a bachelor’s degree or a springboard into the working world. With an associate’s degree in liberal arts you may be eligible for entry-level administrative and managerial positions in a wide range of fields, from business, to social services, to retail and more.

Tailor your courses to your schedule

Whether you are beginning your studies or transferring course work from another school, the SNHU associate in arts degree program meets a variety of student needs. Take classes on campus, on location, or online - whatever suits your schedule.

Expand your mind and your skills

A liberal arts education can nurture a lifelong pursuit of knowledge and learning. The Southern New Hampshire University associate’s degree program in liberal arts encourages you challenge yourself intellectually and experience the joy of learning.

The liberal arts curriculum and SNHU liberal arts faculty inspire you to explore a range of subject areas as you broaden your understanding of the world. During this process you will learn to analyze issues, formulate reasoned conclusions, and effectively communicate your analysis - valued skills in the classroom and at work.

Enjoy an enlightening educational experience

As a standalone degree or a foundation for a more advanced degree, an associate’s degree in liberal arts at SNHU provides a significant educational experience that enhances your knowledge, skills, insight, and creativity. These important program outcomes will serve you well throughout your studies and your career.

SNHU Advantage Program

SNHU Advantage is a low-cost program designed for recent high school graduates. Earn your associate degree in liberal arts in two years and save 60 percent on tuition. Offered at our Salem location. More...

Message from Director of Liberal Arts Department

An Associate's Degree in Liberal Arts launches a lifetime of learning. The degree allows students to explore and find their direction while giving a solid preparation for continuing in a four-year program or moving into a new career. More...

University Accreditation

SNHU is a fully accredited university. Access our list of accreditations. More...

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