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Associate in Arts (Transfer Program) - 60 Credit Hours

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Program Information/Mission:
The English course of study is designed for students planning to transfer to a senior college or university for completion of a baccalaureate degree. Students build a strong background in the humanities, writing and literature. The English course of study is designed for students who have as educational goals: (1) teaching elementary or secondary language arts; (2) business writing, advertising, publishing, or editorial work; (3) pre-professional majors, especially law; (4) undecided college transfer plans; or (5) self-improvement in the areas of reading and writing.

Admission to the Program:
English majors should complete four years of high school English.

Recommended Course Sequence:

Fall Semester 1:
ENGL 110; Foreign Language I; PSY 110; Mathematics; Humanities; Life Science

Spring Semester 1:
ENGL 111; Foreign Language II; Physical Science; LIT 110 or LIT 111

Fall Semester 2:
Intermediate Foreign Language I; Social Science; COMM 110; Literature; Science

Spring Semester 2:
Intermediate Foreign Language II; Social Science; Literature, Fine Arts


Course Information:
Required General Education Courses
CourseNameCredit
FINE ARTS *3
HUMANITIES *3
INTERMEDIATE FOREIGN LANGUAGE II **4
LIFE SCIENCE *3 to 4
MATHEMATICS *3 to 4
PHYSICAL SCIENCE *3 to 4
SOCIAL SCIENCE *3
SOCIAL SCIENCE *3
COMM 110COMMUNICATION: PROCESS AND PRACTICE 3
ENGL 110COMPOSITION I 3
ENGL 111COMPOSITION II  3
PSY 110INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 3
Required Program Courses
CourseNameCredit
ELEMENTARY FOREIGN LANGUAGE I 4
ELEMENTARY FOREIGN LANGUAGE II 4
INTERMEDIATE FOREIGN LANGUAGE I 4
LITERATURE ***3
LITERATURE ***3
LIT 110INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE 3
or
LIT 111THE SHORT STORY AND THE NOVEL 3
Elective Courses
CourseNameCredit
ELECTIVE 1

* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts degree.
** Serves as a Humanities course requirement.
*** Must be a 200-level Literature course.

For Program Information Contact:

English, Humanities, and Language Studies Department

Room 315B

(309)694-5342