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Associate Degree General Education

The associate in general education curriculum is designed for the academic enrichment of students who wish to
broaden their education, with emphasis on personal interest, growth and development. Course work includes
study in the areas of humanities and fine arts, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences and mathematics, and
English composition. Opportunities for the achievement of competence in reading, writing, oral communication, funda-
mental mathematical skills and the basic use of computers will be provided.

Through these skills, students will have a sound base for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared for advancements
within their field of interest and become better qualified for a wide range of employment opportunities.


Course Credits
ACA-111 - College Student Success 1
-OR- ACA-122 - College Transfer Success 1
ENG-112 - Writing and Research in the Disciplines 3
COM-231 - Public Speaking 3
HEA-110 - Personal Health/Wellness 3
Total Credit Hours 10/10

Choose One

Course Credits
MAT-110 - Mathematical Measurement and Literacy 3
MAT-143 - Quantitative Literacy 3
MAT-152 - Statistical Methods I 4
MAT-171 - Precalculus Algebra 4
CIS-110 - Introduction to Computers 3
-OR- CIS-111 - Basic PC Literacy 2
Total Credit Hours 17/16

* NOTE: Students must take the following electives for a total of 64/65 Credit Hours:

  • HIS (3 Credits)
  • PED (1 Credit)
  • Science (4 Credits)
  • Humanites/Fine Arts (3 Credits)
  • Social/Behavioral Science (3 Credits)
  • Free Electives (30-32 Credits)