Richard Bland College offers many challenging courses and programs that will provide you with a solid foundation in the liberal arts as you begin or continue your pursuit of higher education. By attending Richard Bland College and completing the Associate Degree, you will have completed the first two years toward the Baccalaureate Degree. We have guaranteed transfer agreements with four-year colleges and universities across the Commonwealth that will enhance your educational opportunities.
The Board of Visitors of William & Mary has authorized Richard Bland College to confer Associate degrees designed for transfer to a four-year institution.
The Associate of Arts Degree (A.A.)
The Associate in Arts degree is designed primarily for those students who plan to complete their baccalaureate degree in the areas of the humanities or the social sciences.
Associate of Science Degree (A.S.)
The Associate in Science degree is designed primarily for those students who plan to complete their baccalaureate degrees in areas of education, business, health professions, social work, engineering, or one of the natural sciences.
Associate of Behavioral Science
This degree is designed for students who intend on a baccalaureate major in behavioral sciences like psychology and sociology.
Associate of Science – Business Administration
This degree is designed for students planning on transferring into baccalaureate programs in business related fields including: Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Management, and Information Technology.
Associate of Science – Math/Computer Science
This degree is for students planning on transferring to programs in the STEM-h fields such as Computer Science or Engineering.
Associate of Science – Physical Science
This degree provides a foundation in the physical sciences like Chemistry.
Associate of Science – Life Science
This degree provides a foundation for pathways to baccalaureate degree completion in the life sciences such as Biology.