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Liberal Studies

Degree Offered: Associate in Arts

Credits Required: 61/63 (2016-2017 Academic Year)

As a Liberal Studies  major, you will be prepared to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete your studies in a wide range of majors. Because this program contains several elective options, you have the freedom to explore a variety of courses in search of a particular major.

Our most flexible program of study, Liberal Studies  serves best students who are still unsure of their career path.

Program Outcomes:  

Graduates will be able to

  1. Use evidence and logic to support conclusions.
  2. Access, evaluate, and appropriately utilize information from credible sources.
  3. Identify, discuss, and apply theories.

 

Curriculum - 1st Year

First Semester - 15/16 Credits

CodeTitleCredits
BIOL 110Human Ecology & Heredity 3.00
 OR 
CHEM 105Principles of Biological Chemistry 3.00
 OR 
PHYS 110Introduction to Astronomy 3.00
 OR 
 TAOC Category Four - 4 credits 
CIST 100Introduction to Information Tech 3.00
PSYC 101General Psychology 3.00
WRIT 101English Composition 3.00
 TAOC Category Five (HIST) - 3 credits 

Second Semester - 16 Credits

CodeTitleCredits
LITR 210Concepts of Literature 3.00
 TAOC Category Four - 4 credits 
 TAOC Category Five (HIST) - 3 credits 
 TAOC Category Five (PSYC) - 3 credits 
 TAOC Category Five or Six - 3 credits 

Curriculum - 2nd Year

Third Semester - 15/16 Credits

CodeTitleCredits
SOCI 101Principles of Sociology 3.00
MATH 126Statistics 4.00
 OR 
 TAOC Category Three - 3/4 credits 
 TAOC Category Five - 3 credits 
 TAOC Category Five or Six - 3 credits 
 TAOC Category Six - 3 credits 

Fourth Semester - 15 Credits

CodeTitleCredits
COMM 201Public Speaking 3.00
 TAOC Category Five - 3 credits 
 TAOC Category Five or Six - 3 credits 
 TAOC Category Six - 3 credits 
 TAOC Category Six - 3 credits