• Occupational Associate’s Degree:- It focuses more on the industry-specific knowledge than the general coursework and allows the students to land a job immediately after the completion of the degree.
  • Associate Degree of Arts:- It usually forms the basis for a four year bachelor’s degree.
  • Associate degree in Applied Sciences:-  It is like an occupational associate degree albeit these two year courses can also be transferred to a bachelor’s degree which can be earned on a further two years of study. An associate degree especially in applied science is now widely preferred by many employers.