The Liberal Arts area of study is designed for students planning to transfer to a senior college or university for completion of a baccalaureate degree. This course sequence intends to provide a strong, general foundation in the humanities. It provides breadth in a variety of disciplines rather than aiming at depth in any one. This area of study is especially appropriate for students who have as their educational goals: (1) transferring to a liberal arts college, (2) undecided plans for a major in transferring to any senior college or university, (3) a desire to understand more thoroughly the underlying principles of individual and social behavior in the environment.
Associate in Arts (Transfer Program)
Total Credit Hours: 60
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Required General Education Courses
|ENGL 110||COMPOSITION I ||3|
|ENGL 111||COMPOSITION II  ||3|
|SOCIAL SCIENCE *||9|
|LIFE SCIENCE/PHYSICAL SCIENCE *||7|
|HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS *||9|
|FOREIGN LANGUAGE ||8|
|ELECTIVES ||9 to 10|
* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.
Recommended Course Sequence
|Fall Semester 1||ENGL 110; Foreign Language; Mathematics; Social Science|
|Spring Semester 1||ENGL 111; Foreign Language; Humanities/Fine Arts; Life Science|
|Fall Semester 2||Communications; Humanities/Fine Arts; Physical Science; Elective|
|Spring Semester 2||Humanities/Fine Arts; Social Science; Social Science; Elective; Elective|
Program Contact Information
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