Associate of Fine Arts Degrees

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Associate of Fine Arts Degrees

The Associate of Fine Arts degree (AFA) is designed primarily for students who plan to transfer to another college or university to complete a bachelor of fine arts degree. Depending on their interests, people pursue a fine arts degree because they like to work with images, productions, music and/or words, possibly performing in front of an audience or behind the scenes.

Art Transfer Pathway Degree

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Art Transfer Pathway Degree

The Art Transfer Pathway AFA offers students a powerful option: the opportunity to complete an Associate of Fine Arts degree with course credits that directly transfer to designated Art bachelor’s degree programs at Minnesota State universities

Creative Writing

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Creative Writing

This degree is designed primarily for students who plan to transfer to another college or university to complete a bachelor of fine arts degree.

Music

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Music

This degree is designed for transfer to a bachelor’s degree in Music. Students may choose an elective course related to music education, music therapy, or music business.

Theatre Transfer Pathway Degree

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Theatre Transfer Pathway Degree

The Theatre Transfer Pathway AFA offers students a powerful option: the opportunity to complete an Associate of Fine Arts degree with course credits that directly transfer to designated Theatre bachelor’s degree programs at Minnesota State universities.