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District Wide Degree, Certificates and Transfer

List of all programs and transfer recommendations offered. Click on the program name below to learn more about the specific program including an overview and requirements.

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Associate in General Studies (AGS)
 
  General
The Associate in General Studies (AGS) degree is designed for students who wish to explore their individual interests within an academic structure. Acceptance of credit for the AGS degree is at the discretion of the receiving institution. Requirements for the Associate in General Studies degree are: General Education 19 sem. hrs. Area of concentration 12 sem. hrs. Electives 33 sem. hrs. Total 64 sem. hrs. Any general life or physical science or mathematics course 5 sem. hrs. Any general humanities course 3 sem. hrs. Any general social science course 3 sem. hrs. Total General Education Requirements 19 sem. hrs. II. Area of Concentration A minimum of 12 semester hours must be successfully completed in one (1) of seven (7) areas of concentration listed. Courses which are not college level, including, but not limited, to community education, remedial education, adult basic education, and adult secondary education, may not be used to satisfy the area of concentration requirements. Only course numbers with a 1 or 2 in the first position and a 1, 2, or 6 in the second position are eligible for the area of concentration requirements. Courses used to satisfy the General Education requirements may not be counted toward “area of concentration” requirements. • Communications Skills English, composition, communications, journalism, and speech. • Mathematics College algebra, trigonometry, calculus, statistics, liberal arts, and technical mathematics. • Science Life or physical science courses such as biology, microbiology, botany, zoology, anatomy, chemistry, and physics. • Humanities Advanced speech, literature, art, music, philosophy, drama, French, German, Spanish, etc. • Social Science Anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, and sociology. • General Business Management, marketing, accounting, advertising, bookkeeping, and general business. • Technical Skills Course work may be selected from any one (1) technical certificate or degree program. Eligible courses are listed in the catalog under programs and curricula. III. Elective Course Work Thirty-three (33) semester hours of the Associate in General Studies degree may be elective course work. Courses eligible as electives are those courses which have a 1 or 2 in the first position and a 1, 2, or 6 in the second position. Courses which are not college level, including community education, remedial education, and adult secondary education, are not eligible. Courses taken to satisfy general education and area of concentration requirements may not be used to satisfy elective course work. College Orientation (highly recommended) 1 sem. hr.

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 General Education

 
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FA2014
SP2015
 
ENG 1101
Introduction to Composition
 
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ENG 1111
Composition I
 
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ENG 1121
Composition & Analysis
 
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ENG 1201
Communications
 
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ENG 1211
 
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ENG 1212
Technical Writing
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SPE 1101
Fundamentals of Effective Speaking
 
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SPE 1111
Interpersonal Communications
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ELEC
Any general life or physical science or mathematics course marked
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ELEC
Any general humanities course marked
 3
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ELEC
Any general social science course marked
 3
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Term Total
 
19
 
 
 Area of Concentration

 
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 Elective Course Work

 
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Program Total
 
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