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Associate of Arts/Associate of Science Recognizing the importance of communication, Highland offers comprehensive English courses for the student whose goal is to gain proficiency in the English language. A wide variety of English associate of arts (AA) and associate of science (AS) courses offer the opportunity for effective oral and written communication and an understanding of literature.

Possible Career Paths

Because communication is vital for all occupations, there are tremendous opportunities for someone who has proficiency in the English language or is multilingual. Language skills supplement degrees in business, industry, science, technology, and professional areas.


English, AS (Program Outcome)

Our English, Foreign Language Faculty

Kay Ostberg, English faculty
Sam Fiorenza, English faculty
Cristina Szterensus, English and Spanish faculty
Tracy Mays, English and German faculty
Donna Tufariello, English faculty
Vicki Schulz, Student Advisor
Jim Phillips, Dean of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Fine Arts (AA)