Associate in Fine Arts Degree
The associate in fine arts degree (AFA) is designed primarily for students who plan to transfer to another college or university to complete a bachelor of fine arts degree.
Depending on their interests, people pursue a fine arts degree because they like to work with images, productions, music and/or words, possibly performing in front of an audience or behind the scenes.
Associate in Fine Arts Degree Guide Sheets
Art - Associate in Fine Arts Degree
Creative Writing - Associate in Fine Arts Degree
Music - Associate in Fine Arts Degree
(general music/music education or music industry/business options available)
Theatre - Associate in Fine Arts Degree
For detailed department or discipline information, visit our Academic Department page.
Anoka-Ramsey Community College has the following transfer agreements:
- The AFA in Art degree will transfer to Minnesota State University-Moorhead and Winona State University.
- The AFA in Creative Writing degree will transfer to Metropolitan State University's BA in English and Hamline University;s BFA with an emphasis in Creative Writing major and to Augsburg College's BA in English, Creative Writing emphasis.
- The AFA in Music degree will transfer to Minnesota State University-Mankato, St. Cloud State University, Augsburg College and McNally Smith College of Music.
- The AFA in Theatre degree will transfer to Minnesota State University-Moorhead.
The AFA degrees may transfer in part or in entirety to other baccalaureate institutions.