The elective coursework provides students with the flexibility to customize their lower division studies according to their personal interests and needs. While the open electives can be a combination of courses from various disciplines, namely Business, Information Technology, or the Arts and Sciences, the degree rests solidly on a general education foundation. Students can plan their degree design in accordance with their higher education or employment objectives. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will be awarded an Associate of Science degree. Graduates of this program may find career opportunities in a variety of fields based on the electives they choose.