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Blue Ridge CTC’s associate degree in Liberal Arts is designed by expert faculty with a vision to nurture students to communicate, reason, and thrive in diverse workplaces and educational environments.
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Multiple concentrations allow students to pursue a Liberal Arts degree with a specific focus.
Earn credits to transfer to a four-year school after graduation.
Take a variety of general studies course work to explore your personal interests.
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Continue their education after earning a certificate or associate degree.
With an associate degree in Liberal Arts, students gain specific knowledge with effective communication, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills. Students receive experiential learning relevant to diverse programs or careers. The degree lets students:
Do you have a creative mind and curiosity to learn? Blue Ridge CTC’s associate degree program in Liberal Arts offers a comprehensive intellectual grounding.
Throughout the associate degree program in Liberal Arts, students become lifelong learners to keep pace with today’s global economy. They learn, analyse, and comprehend the complex cultural texture of today’s world. Students graduating with a Liberal Arts degree demonstrate that they have the knowledge, competency, and experience necessary to thrive in content-related careers.
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Blue Ridge CTC’s associate degree in Liberal Arts has an industry-specific curriculum that allows students to learn multiple academic disciplines.
The Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Arts supports students with a comprehensive curriculum that introduces them to scientific and quantitative reasoning, social and cultural awareness, effective communication, and much more. The curriculum allow students to:
Blue Ridge CTC offers an industry-focused approach to learning, leading to a path-breaking career and continuing education opportunities.
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Blue Ridge CTC acts as a catalyst to career goals, gives students exposure to real-time career prospects, and provides a learning environment supporting personal and professional growth.
Effective faculty is the backbone of any school. Our faculty are committed teachers and scholars who:
Deliver real-world learning to shape a students’ job market competency.
Impart teaching that promotes creativity and sets the base for further 4-year programs.
Extend a smart learning model that raises job prospects.
Integrate best-in-class learning formats and resources to drive focused learning.
We provide comprehensive Student Support Services to promote student success.
Student Services provides a variety of support, including tutoring, accessibility accommodations, and more!
We provide high-tech classes, supporting labs, and study areas to promote a balanced education.
We recognize talent and celebrate performance with awards and acknowledgments.
We have supportive staff to help with personal, professional, and academic challenges.
We support students from admission through the career search! Career Services assists students:
Find the right kind of job with a career inventory assessment.
Get assistance on resume writing and referral to participating employer partners.
With interview preparation to boost their morale and get prepared with the right narration to win job negotiations.
Get a holistic learning environment, where they are nurtured to become the next set of professionals entering the workforce.
As a community of students, faculty, staff, and external stakeholders, we strive for diversity, equity, and inclusion on our campuses, both inside and outside of the classroom.
Campus diversity encourages open dialogue on campus.
Equity removes barriers and ensures equal opportunities are afforded to all.
Our campus offers an inclusive, welcoming environment where all are valued, celebrated, and included.
The campus community promotes diversity and inclusion through a variety of speakers and events.
We are committed to providing students with real-time training and internship opportunities to enter the workforce directly after graduating.
We provide industry expert instruction to strengthen job-specific skills needed for real-world challenges.
We assist students with internship opportunities to find their way to a successful career.
We provide industry-certified expert supervision and guidance to raise students’ job prospects in the Government and Private sectors.
Our campus is well equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories, machinery, hardware, and software required to provide the technical skills needed for real jobs.
Learn more about alumni who successfully reached their goals by earning an education at Blue Ridge CTC!
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A liberal arts education is typically broad-based and exposes students to multiple disciplines such as Science, Mathematics, Social Sciences, and Humanities. This broad knowledge of the wider concentrations will prepare you to deal with complexity, diversity, and change in any profession.
Blue Ridge CTC’s associate degree in Liberal Arts develops a strong sense of social responsibility and transferable intellectual and practical skills, such as communication, analytical, and problem-solving abilities. It helps demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge and skills in actual professions or workplaces.
Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.