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Liberal Arts / General Business
College of Arts & Sciences
MNU offers two Associate of Arts degrees in Liberal Arts or General Business. Curriculum includes general education courses in arts and sciences as well as in approved majors. Credits earned in the AA program are applicable to additional study toward the bachelor’s degree.
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about the program
Whether you’re just getting started with a college degree or you want to prepare for a career, our curriculum will enrich your life through the arts, sciences and relevant subject area coursework.
Program Features

If you’re seeking a shorter alternative and do not want to pursue a four-year baccalaureate degree, our associate’s degree may meet your needs now and if you continue education later. You’ll work with an advisor to choose the correct courses to meet your goal.

  • 63 semester hours
  • Minimum 15 semester hours earned at MNU
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Satisfactory achievement in an approved major
  • Complete general education program
Two Available Majors

Liberal Arts
You will complete all general education courses plus 8-14 elective hours. When you complete 60 hours you can declare the AA in Liberal Arts and complete your final hours for graduation.


General Business
General Education coursework and general business courses make up this major. Courses in accounting, finance, economics, business communications, computer applications and marketing give you a great foundation to build on working for all types of organizations.



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Digital Communication Minor
Communication Minor
Liberal Arts / General Business
Speech/ Theatre Education
Physical Education
Music Education
Middle-Level Science Education
Middle-Level Mathematics Education
Mathematics Education
History/ Government and Social Studies Education
English Language Arts Education
Elementary Education
Biology Education
Engineering Dual Degree
Computer Science
Intercultural Studies
Youth & Family Ministry
Music-Worship Arts
Children and Family Ministry
Bible and Theology
Sports Management
Leadership & Management
Criminal Justice
Graphic Design
Digital Communication
Business Psychology
Business Administration

Wired Wednesday

Developed specifically for Traditional Undergraduate Students, MNU launched a new schedule in 2020. Semester-long courses are now held on Monday/Thursday or Tuesday/Friday for 75 minutes each.

Business Administration continues to be a highly sought out degree by students and employers alike. It provides an excellent and thorough foundation in skills necessary for success in today’s business world. These degrees will also prepare students for graduate study in management, law or other business specialties.
Yorton Clark
Dean, School of Professional and Graduate Studies Chair, Professional and Graduate Studies in Business Professor

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As an MNU student, you’ll encounter not only academic growth and career preparation but you’ll also transform through spiritual growth and time spent in service and mission. We think that’s a
recipe for success in today’s global world.