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2018-2019 College Catalog 
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate in Arts Degree, English/Humanities Concentration (Online)

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(CIP: 240101)

This program is designed for those who expect to transfer to a college or university to study in English, literature and/or humanities. The curriculum gives students a broad background in liberal arts with an emphasis on English, literature, humanities, and social sciences.

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

  • Demonstrate knowledge of important literary works and writers and their relationship to historical and sociological events.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of philosophies and the expression of ideas and values through the arts.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills related to general education competencies for the Associate in Arts degree, including the ability to:
    • Communicate effecitvely in oral and written formats.
    • Employ or utilize information access and literacy skills.
    • Demonstrate problem-solving and critical 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 English, literature, secondary education, English education, or another liberal arts discipline, 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)

Spring Semester (15 Credits)

Total Credits (60-61)

*Choose from: ENG 200 , ENG 201 , ENG 210  and ENG 211 .

**Choose from: HIST 100 , HIST 101 , HIST 110 , or HIST 111 .

Concentration and general electives should be selected in consultation with an advisor and/or the college to which the student intends to transfer.

Refer to Core Requirements for the Associate in Arts Program in the beginning of this section for acceptable core requirements in HUM, HIST, SS and SCI.

Note: Courses used to fulfill core requirements may not also be used as concentration hours.

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