2018-2019 College Catalog 
    
    Aug 19, 2019  
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate in Arts Degree, General Concentration (Online)


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(CIP: 240101)

NOTE: Online Degree Programs have specific entrance requirements. All developmental coursework must be completed prior to program admission.

This program is designed for those who expect to transfer to a college or university to study in a variety of liberal arts programs, including art, communication, education, English, journalism, library science, philosophy, pre-law, political science, or the social sciences. The curriculum gives students a broad background in liberal arts with an emphasis in the Liberal Arts disciplines.

Upon completion of the program, graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of theories, concepts, and principles relevant to the liberal arts.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills related to general education competencies for the Associate in Arts degree, including the ability to:
    • Communicate effectively in oral and written formats.
    • Employ or utilize information access and literacy skills.
    • Demonstrate problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
    • Employ mathematical and science reasoning skills.
    • Acquire a cultural, artistic, and global perspective.
    • Demonstrate professional and human relations skills.

Graduates of this program would plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor’s degree in a variety of liberal arts disciplines, and may go on to earn an advanced degree.

General Education Core Requirements


 

First Year


Fall Semester (16 Credits)


Spring Semester (15/16 Credits)


Second Year


Fall Semester (14 Credits)


  • HPE - Physical Education Requirement 1 Credit(s) #
  • HUM - Humanities Core Requirement 3 Credit(s)
  • SCI - Science Core Requirement 4 Credit(s)
  • SOC 125 - Introduction to Sociology 3 Credit(s)
  • Concentration Elective 3 Credit(s) *

Spring Semester (15 Credits)


Total Credits (60-61)


HIST: Choose from HIST 100 , HIST 101 , HIST 110 , HIST 111  

HPE: Choose from HPE 100 , HPE 101 , HPE 105  

SCI: Choose from ASTR 125 , BIO 110 , BIO 112 , BIO 218 , CHEM 108 , CHEM 109 , GSC 100 , PHYS 104 , PHYS 105  

SS: Choose from ECON 104 , ECON 105 , GEOG 205 , HIST 100 , HIST 101 , HIST 110 , HIST 111 , PSYC 208  

HUM: Choose from ART 150 , ENG 200 , ENG 201 , ENG 210 , ENG 211 , PHIL 200  

#HPE requirements can be fulfilled with any HPE 100 , HPE 101  or HPE 105 .

*Concentration Elective: Choose from any ART, ENG, ECON, HIST, SOC, SS, PSYC, or PHIL 200  (3 hours from 3 separate disciplines to equal nine hours.)

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