American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Degree requirements


Graduation Requirements:


General education coursework = 30 (required and elective parts)

Professional coursework = 40 (required and elective part)

Scientific Research/MA Thesis[1] = 30 credits

Final attestation[2] = 20 credits

Total required for graduation: 120 credits

[1] Including writing seminars and research colloquia

[2] Final state certification involves performing final qualifying work. State certification tests are administered at the discretion of the university, including the disciplines included in the list of entrance exams to graduate school in the respective specialties.


Prerequisite Course Requirements

Ideally, applicants will have taken courses in developmental, personality, cognitive, abnormal, conflict, environmental, organizational and social psychology, psychological tests, applied mathematics and statistics along with work in social change, social problems, and social conflict.


Transfer Credits and Course Substitutions

Off-campus and transfer credits from accredited institutions will be evaluated by the program coordinator for appropriateness to the student’s course of study.


American University of Central Asia
7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060

Tel.: +996 (312) 915000 + Еxt.
Fax: +996 (312) 915 028