JEFFERSON CITY — Carson-Newman University has announced it will offer a new associate of arts degree in liberal studies beginning fall of 2015.
The new degree option can offer the financial opportunity for students wishing to take advantage of the state’s new Tennessee Promise initiative.
Tennessee Promise, an initiative of the state government, will provide two years tuition-free education at a community college or technical school in Tennessee.
The program begins in the fall of this year and, according to the Knoxville News-Sentinel, 90 percent of the state’s high school seniors have applied for the scholarship. [Read more…]