Core Curriculum, General Studies pathway, AS

60 hrs. + 3 hrs. PE = 63 hrs.

 

First Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

ENGL 1101 - Composition I  

3

ENGL 1102 - Composition II  

3

MATH 1001 - Quantitative Reasoning  or
MATH 1111 - College Algebra **

3

Area D Elective  

4

Area F Elective* 

3

Area F Elective*

3

Area E Elective  

3

POLS 1101 - American Government  

3

Area F elective*

3

COMM 1100 - Human Communication  or
COMM 1110 - Public Speaking 

3

PHED11xx - Activity PE excludes PHED 1100 Health & Wellness 

1

 

 

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

16

 

Milestones: Complete English and Math requirements. GPA should be ≥ 2.0. Earn 30 credit hours by the end of the first year. Students are required to meet with their advisor each term for advising and registration. Discuss four-year degree options with an advisor. Highly recommended that General Study students meet with their advisor early in Fall to discuss possible career and degree paths, or transfer options.

 

*Area F Electives can be viewed on the students’ DegreeWorks in Banner.

**Students wanting to pursue a Business or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) field need to take MATH 1111 or higher.

 

Second Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

ENGL21xx - Literature   

3

Area F Elective*

3

Area D Lab Science   

4

Area E Elective  

3

HIST211x - U.S. History 

3

Area D Elective (MATH 1401 recommended)

3

Area C Elective (Art, Music, or Theatre Appreciation)  

3

Area F Elective*

3

Area F Elective*

3

HUMN 1100 (or other Area B Elective)

 

1

 

 

PHED 1100 - Health & Wellness  

2

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

15

 

Milestones: Overall GPA should be ≥ 2.0. During fall term, apply to a bachelor-level program or speak to your advisor about an ABAC four-year degree. Apply to graduate during the fall term.

 

*Area F Electives can be viewed on the students’ DegreeWorks  in Banner.