Get your start toward a bachelor's with an associate of arts (AA) degree
The associate of arts is a two-year program for students who wish to pursue a four-year degree at Daytona State or another college or university. When you earn an AA degree at Daytona State College, you are guaranteed admission as a junior to Florida public universities.
Through DirectConnectTM, DSC and University of Central Florida guide students from their freshman year at DSC through senior year at UCF to ensure success. You can find out more information and complete the sign up for DirectConnect to UCF on their webpage.
2+2 = Associate and Bachelor's Degrees at Daytona State College
Earn your associate degree from Daytona State and apply for admission to the Bachelor of Applied Science in Supervision and Management, Bachelor of Science in Education (7 choices), Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
On-Time Finish plans
Daytona State's On-Time Finish plans give you a clear path to get the right classes and graduate on time. You decide whether you want to complete your associate degree in two years or three years and we'll help you make sure it happens.
Or, grow your career options with an associate of science (AS) degree.
- AS degrees prepare you for immediate entry into the workforce.
- Daytona State offers nearly 40 AS degrees in a variety of career fields.
- AS programs can be completed in two years.
- Many AS programs will transfer to four-year universities.
- Or, continue your studies in one of Daytona State's 11 bachelor's degree programs.
- According to the US Department of Labor, people with AS degrees often can earn as much or more than someone with a bachelor's degree in a variety of employment fields.
Speak with an academic advisor to learn more.
Get Down to Business
Use Your Creativity
Express yourself by creating gourmet masterpieces, cutting-edge music, swanky interiors or inspiring images in AS degree programs that can help you turn your artistic vision into a rewarding career. More info..
Choose a Life of Service
If you're a people person, a nurturer, protector, a healer, Daytona State offers a variety of AS degrees in health care, public safety and child care that can help you focus your sense of purpose on a gratifying profession. More info..
From AS degrees in areas related to architectural design and computer science to robotics and simulation technology, Daytona State's technical career programs are taught by expert faculty using industry-standard equipment at our state-of-the-art Advanced Technology College. More info..
Be a Steward of the Planet
Call our Admissions Office, (386) 506-3059, or visit DaytonaState.edu/Admissions.html. To arrange a tour, call (386) 506-4471.
Daytona State College serves more than 28,000 students a year across its six campuses – Daytona Beach, DeLand, Deltona, Flagler/Palm Coast, New Smyrna Beach-Edgewater and the Advanced Technology College.
Note: The feds are requiring a gainful employment disclosure for certificate programs that are on this list.
Note: Many areas offer multiple certificates. Speak with an academic advisor to learn more.
* As reported by the U.S. Department of Labor. Some wages reflect earnings for those with experience and/or education at the associate or bachelor’s degree level.