Associate in General Studies

In addition to the General Requirements for a Degree listed on page 5 of the current College Catalog, candidates for the Associate in General Studies Degree must complete the degree with an overall grade point average of 2.00 (C) for all courses counted towards graduation. Graduates must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours all labeled “TC” or “OC”, including the following:

 

A. ENGLISH/COMMUNICATION: (6 credits hours, must include at least 3 credit hours of English)
1. English: ENGL 110, 111, 116, 125, 201
2. Communication: COMM 110 or 212, 113

 

B. SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES: (6 credit hours)
1. Economics: ECON 105, 110, 111
2. Geography: GEOG 112, 113, 116, 118, 200
3. History: HIST 117, 118, 125, 201, 202, 231
4. International Studies: INTST 130, 134, 140
5. Political Science: POLSC 115, 119, 120, 122, 124
6. Psychology: PSY 110, 202, 210, 220
7. Social Science: SSC 111
8. Sociology: SOC 110, 114, 120, 213, 218, 219

 

C. MATHEMATICS: (3 credit hours)
AGBUS 118; BUS 120, MAT 106, RNRS 150
Any MATH above 100, except for the following: 230, 250

 

D. LABORATORY SCIENCE: (4 credit hours)
AGRI 112, 201; ASEP 221; AUTO 115; CATTK 110; DPET 130; ELCTK 220; HORT 110
Any BIOL above 100, except for the following: 150, 230
Any CHEM above 100, except for the following: 113, 122, 131, 132, 210, 220, 230
ANY PHYS above 100, except for the following; 104, 121, 211, 212, 213, 214
ANY EASC or PHYSC above 100

 

E. HUMANITIES AND FINE ARTS: (3 credit hours)
1. Art: ART 110, 142, 150, 151, 152
2. Dance: DANCE 115
3. Film: FILM 110
4. Foreign Language: ARA 211; CHN 211; FR 211; GER 211; ITAL 211; SPAN 211
5. History: HIST 111, 112
6. Humanities: HUMAN 123, 124, 125, 128, 129, 250
7. International Studies: INTST 132, 133
8. Literature: LIT 110, 111, 115, 117, 119, 120, 122, 124, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 230, 250, CHILD 231
9. Mass Communication: MCOMM 224
10. Music: MUS 148, 149, 150
11. Philosophy: PHIL 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116
12. Theatre: THTRE 110, 111

Degree

Associate in General Education (Assoc Degree)
Total Credit Hours: 60

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Required General Education Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ENGLISH * 6
SOCIAL SCIENCE * 6
MATHEMATICS * 3
LABORATORY SCIENCE * 4
HUMANITIES * 3

Elective Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ELECTIVES * 37

* See specific requirements for Associate in General Studies Degree in the current ICC Catalog.

This degree program is offered online.  Please contact the Virtual Campus Office for more information.  (309) 694-8888 or www.icc.edu/VirtualCampus.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1Humanities; Electives
Spring Semester 1English; Mathematics; Electives
Fall Semester 2Laboratory Science; Social Science; Electives
Spring Semester 2English; Social Science; Electives

Program Contact Information

Advisement and Counseling Services 

East Peoria Campus, Room L220

(309) 694-5281

Illinois Career Cluster

Education and Training

Career Pathway:
Teaching/Training