2021-2022 College Catalog

Associate in General Education (A10300)

* Many of the courses in this program are equivalent to college transfer courses; however, the program is not designed for college transfer.

The Associate in General Education curriculum is designed for the academic enrichment of students who wish to broaden their education, with emphasis on personal interest, growth and development. Course work includes study in the areas of humanities and fine arts, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences and mathematics, and English composition. Opportunities for the achievement of competence in reading, writing, oral communication, fundamental mathematical skills, and the basic use of computers will be provided. Through these skills, students will have a sound base for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared for advancements within their field of interest and become better qualified for a wide range of employment opportunities.

General Education Core

English Composition (9 SHC)

ClassLabCredit
ENG 111Writing and Inquiry30

3

ENG 112Writing/Research in the Disciplines30

3

or

ENG 114Professional Research & Reporting30

3

COM 120Intro to Interpersonal Communication30

3

or

COM 231Public Speaking30

3

Humanities/Fine Arts (3 SHC)

Select courses from the following discipline areas: music, art, drama, dance, foreign languages, interdisciplinary humanities, literature, philosophy, and religion.

Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 SHC)

Select courses from the following discipline areas: anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, and sociology.

Mathematics or Natural Sciences (3 SHC)

Select courses from the following discipline areas: astronomy, biology, chemistry, earth sciences, mathematics, or physics.

Other Required Hours (46-47 SHC)

Other required hours include additional general education and professional courses.

 

Total Semester Hours Credit (SHC) in program: 64/65

Many of the courses in this program are equivalent to college transfer courses; however, the program is not designed for college transfer.