Associate in Arts – Fast Track Program

Preparing to Transfer to a University?
Complete an Associate in Arts Degree in as Fast as One Year

Program Details

  • Online Five-week Classes
  • New Classes Begin Virtually Every Month
  • Can enroll in up to two classes each five-week session
  • Program approved for Financial Aid (based on student eligibility)
  • Contact Ryan Riggan, Director of Recruitment, at rigganr@sandhills.edu or 910-246-5365 for more details

Program Requirements

  • Must place into ENG 111 and MAT 143 (without a co-requisite) to enter the program
  • Must maintain a cumulative 2.0 GPA to remain in the program

Steps to Enrollment

  1. Complete the Sandhills Community College Online Application. Select “Associate in Arts – Fast Track (Online Only)” as your program of study.
  2. Meet the placement requirements of ENG 111 and MAT 143 (without a co-requisite).
  3. Set up your student account using Password Management on the MySCC webpage.
  4. Complete an Online New Student Orientation.
  5. Register for classes with Ryan Riggan at rigganr@sandhills.edu or 910-246-5365.

Fall 2020 Session Online Class Offerings
(Choose classes from only one track per semester)

Track 1 Option Track 2 Option
Session 1 – September 9, 2020 – October 13, 2020
(choose up to two classes)
Session 1 – August 17, 2020 – September 20, 2020
(choose up to two classes)
ART 111 Art Appreciation COM 231 Public Speaking
ENG 111 Writing and InquiryENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disc
HIS 132 American History IIHIS 111 World Civilizations I
SPA 112 Elementary Spanish IIREL 221 Religion in America
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy
Session 2 – October 27, 2020 – November 30, 2020
(choose up to two classes)
Session 2 – September 29, 2020 – November 2, 2020
(choose up to two classes)
BIO 110 Principles of BiologyECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the DiscENG 111 Writing and Inquiry
ENG 273 African-American LiteratureENG 231 American Literature I
PHI 240 Introduction to EthicsHUM 110 Technology and Society
PSY 150 General PsychologyHUM 160 Introduction to Film
REL 212 Introduction to New TestamentPSY 150 General Psychology
SOC 225 Social DiversitySOC 213 Sociology of the Family
Session 3 – November 10, 2020 – December 14, 2020
(choose up to two classes)
BUS 137 Principles of Management
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disc
ENG 232 American Literature II
HIS 131 American History I
HUM 150 American Women’s Studies