Associate in Science Degree Course Requirements, 2017

Courses                                                                                      Semester Hours

UNIVERSAL GENERAL EDUCATION TRANSFER COMPONENT (34 SHC)              34

The Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) includes study in the areas of humanities, fine arts, communication, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences, mathematics, and English composition.

English Composition (6 SHC) ……………………………………………………….. 6
Two English composition courses are required:
ENG-111 and ENG-112

Humanities/Fine Arts (6 SHC) ………………………………………………………. 6
Select two courses from two different discipline areas:
Art (ART-111, 114, 115)
Communication (COM-231)
Literature (ENG-231, 232, 241, 242)
Music (MUS-110, 112)
Philosophy (PHI-215, 240)

Social/Behavioral Sciences (6 SHC)………………………………………………. 6
Select two courses from two different discipline areas:
Economics (ECO-251, 252)
History (HIS-111, 112, 131, 132)
Political Science (POL-120)
Psychology (PSY-150)
Sociology (SOC-210)

Mathematics (8 SHC)……………………………………………………………………… 8
Select two courses from the following. One course must be a 200-level course:
MAT-171, 172, 263, 271, 272

Natural Sciences (8 SHC)……………………………………………………………….. 8
Select an 8 SHC two-course sequence from the following:
BIO-111 General Biology I (4 SHC) and BIO-112 General Biology II (4 SHC) or
CHM-151 General Chemistry I (4 SHC) and CHM-152 General Chemistry II (4 SHC) or
PHY-151 College Physics I (4 SHC) and PHY-152 College Physics II (4 SHC) or
PHY-251 General Physics I (4 SHC) and PHY-252 General Physics II (4 SHC)

Additional General Education Hours (11 SHC)……………………………………… 11

Select an additional 11 SHC of courses from the list below. Those courses are classified as mathematics, natural sciences, or computer science general education courses within the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement. Some are UGETC courses. Students should select these courses based on their intended major and transfer university.

AST-111 and 111A
BIO-110, 111, 112, 120, 130, 140 and 140A
CHM-151, 152
CIS-110, 115
GEL-111
MAT-143, 152, 171, 172, 263, 271, 272, 273
PHY-110 and 110A, 151, 152, 251, 252

Total General Education Hours Required (45 SHC)……………………………… 45

Other Required Hours (15 SHC)*……………………………………………………………. 15

Academic Transition (1 SHC)
The following course is required:
ACA-122 College Transfer Success…………………………………………. 1

An additional 14 SHC of courses should be selected from the list below. Those courses are classified as pre-major, elective or general education courses within the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement. Students should select these courses based on their intended major and transfer university. UGETC courses and Additional General Education Hours courses may also be used in this category, if not used elsewhere.

ACC-120, 121
ANT-210, 220, 221, 240
All ART Prefix Courses
BIO-155, 163, 165, 166, 175, 271, 275
BUS-110, 115, 137, 228
CHM-130 and 130A, 251, 252
CJC-111, 121, 141
COM-110, 120, 150
CSC-134, 139, 151, 239
CTS-115
DFT-170
DRA-111, 126, 130, 131
ECO-151
EGR-120, 150, 220, 225
ENG-114, 125, 126, 131, 241, 242, 261, 262, 273
FRE-111, 112, 211, 212
GEO-111
HEA-112
HIS-121, 122, 151, 221, 236
HUM-110, 115, 120, 122, 130, 150, 160, 161, 170, 211, 212, 220, 230
MAT-285
All MUS Prefix Courses
All PED Prefix Courses
POL-110, 210, 220
PSY-231, 237, 239, 241, 249, 259, 263, 271, 275, 281
REL-110, 211, 212, 221
SOC-213, 220, 225, 230, 234, 240, 242
SPA-111, 112, 161, 211, 212

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS CREDIT (SHC) IN PROGRAM……….. 60-61

*Students must meet the receiving university’s foreign language and/or health and physical education requirements, if applicable, prior to or after transfer to the senior institution.