General Studies, A.S.
Go From Here to Anywhere
Explore your options — and yourself. With a General Studies degree from DCC, a breadth of courses and topics will guide you toward your passion.
transferable General Education course credits
What You'll Study in the General Studies Program
If you're ready to embark on your academic journey but unsure which path to choose, a General Studies degree from DCC can help you refine your intellectual interests and develop an area of concentration.
The 64-credit General Studies degree is designed to facilitate your transfer to a baccalaureate program. To that end, the degree includes 30 SUNY General Education credits, giving you more freedom to focus on your chosen area of study for the remainder of your college career.
ENG 101: Composition I
Address the major principles of college writing, including expository and argumentative writing
WFE 101: Wellness and Fitness Education
Learn to make well-informed decisions about lifetime wellness, fitness and behavior modifications
BHS 103: Social Problems in Today's World
Examine the underlying shared values, ethics, and perspectives that contribute to social problems
Where Do General Studies Grads Go?
Office of Admissions
101 Orcutt Student Services Center
Mon. - Thurs., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: (845) 431-8010
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601