Associate in General Studies (A.G.S.)

Associate in General Studies*
60-62 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0600

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101

3

 

SPE 103

3

 

One course from EGL 102, EGL 111 or EGL 212

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

3-5

 

Any 100-level or above MAT course

 

Area C — 

Science

4

 

One lab course from either life sciences or physical sciences

 

Area D — 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

6

 

Two courses from a social or behavioral science discipline

 

Area E — 

Humanities/Fine Arts

6

 

Two courses from humanities or fine arts; one course must be from mumanities and one course must be from fine arts

 

Area F — 

Global Studies**

0-3

 

One course that satisfies Global Studies requirement

 

Area G — 

U.S. Diversity Studies***

0-3

 

One course that satisfies U.S. Diversity Studies requirement

 

Total General Education Requirements:


28-30

   

Electives:

Credit Hours

Any 100- or 200-level courses in any discipline that fit specific educational goals of an individual student.

 

A maximum of four credit hours of independent study may be applied to meet the degree requirements.

 

A maximum of four credit hours of Physical Education (PED) activity courses (e.g. soccer, basketball) may be applied to meet degree requirements.

 


Any from the following PED lecture courses:



PED 101 First Aid

2

PED 102 Living with Health

2

PED 191 Prevention and Treatment of Athletic Injuries

3

PED 230 Coaching Certification

3


Total Electives:


32


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in General Studies Degree:

60-62


*Students are required to meet with an academic advisor to develop an academic plan, which must be approved by an Academic Affairs administrator.

**Students may take a Global Studies course that satisfies both Area F and another Area requirement.

***Students may take a U.S. Diversity Studies course that satisfies both Area G and other Area requirement.

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