Blue Mountain Community College Awards for Degrees
Associate of Arts "Oregon Transfer" (AAOT): A Liberal Arts degree designed for the student who intends to transfer to a f our-year college or university within the Oregon State System of Higher Education. State system colleges and universities recognize this degree as meeting their institutional lower division general education requirements, but not necessarily department o r major requirements.
Associate of Science (AS): : A college transfer degree designed for students whose lower division major required course work does not allow for completion of the AAOT degree requirements, but who intend to transfer for completion of a BA or BS degree at a four-year college or university.
Associate of Applied Science (AAS): : A degree awarded to students in a Professional/Technical curriculum when such requirements represent the completion of an organized two-year program.
Associate of General Studies (AGS): Awarded to students who complete a combined college transfer-professional/technical program.