Fletcher Technical Community College

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General Studies
Program Overview

General Studies is designed to provide the flexibility needed to meet the needs of students who have a variety of backgrounds and interests.  General Studies offers the people of the community a pathway to achieve both personal and career goals.  The curriculum provides students with a broad foundation of fundamental academic skills in order to pursue additional studies. 

Salary & Career Outlook

 General Studies allows students who intend to transfer to other higher education institutions the opportunity to tailor their courses to meet admission and/or prerequisite requirements of the students' intended programs.  It also provides opportunities for upgrading skills for professional advancement, increasing readiness for collegiate study, exploring opportunities for careers, and improving individual capacity for learning, personal growth, and interpersonal communication skills.