Associate’s degree is an undergraduate degree that normally requires sixty (60) semester credit hours to complete. For most people, it takes two (2) years of full time education to complete the degree (unlike a bachelor’s degree which usually requires eight (8) semesters or four (4) years to complete).
Advantages of Earning an Online Associate’s Degree
Saves time and money. Since you can earn an associate degree in just two (2) years it means you pay less tuition which means it will save you a lot of money. It will also save time since you will not go to school to attend classes.
Increase your earning capacity. On average, associate’s degree holders earn at about fifteen (15) percent more than high school graduates.