1,600 former UH students to get associate degrees earnedUPDATED 11:00 PM HST Apr 29, 2014Video Transcript
If you've attended any community college in UH system listen up You may be eligible for an associates degree and not know it. The University of Hawaii is searching for nearly 16 hundred former community college students may have enough credits to earn an Associates of Arts degree. These include students who took classes at various community colleges but never got their 2 year degree. in: 17:29 "A LOT OF PEOPLE AS YOU SAY WENT TO A COMMUNITY COLLEGE WITH PLANS TO GO TO A 4 YEAR AND THEY DID THEY DROPPED OUT, GOT MARRIED WENT TO WORK WHATEVER AND NEVER GOT THEIR AA WHICH IS WHAT THEY ARE TECHNICALLY ELIGIBLE FOR" 3:17:44 Waters says UH has given away 800 degrees under the program so far. One of them includes Emme Tamimbang a former KITV reporter/anchor.