Suggested courses and information provided on curriculum pages is not to be used in place of academic advisement from the student's assigned advisor. Students should always visit with an advisor before enrollment to ensure selected options contribute to the overall course of study, academic schedule, and student success.


Associate in Arts Degree


EG1103 English Composition I
EG1113 English Composition II
SP1203 Public Speaking

9 credit hours

College Algebra: (MA1173 or higher-level mathematics)


3 credit hours


Art (excluding studio art)
Music (excluding performances classes) 

Modern Language


12 credit hours - must be from at least three of the listed disciplines

Physical Education Activity (PE1431 - Concepts of Health & Wellness or equivalent)


1 credit hour

First Year Seminar (BH1001 - First Year Seminar or equivalent)


1 credit hour

Social & Behavioral Sciences:


Political Science

12 credit hours - must be from at least three of the listed disciplines

Lab Sciences:

Natural Science
Physical Science

9 credit hours

Major Requirements Total:


47 credit hours

Core Emphasis:  (Options: Choose 3 courses)

8 credit hours

Electives Total: (Review transfer destinations for guidance on electives)


5 credit hours

Total Degree Requirements:


60 credit hours

Core Empahsis (Options: Choose 3 courses)

Course ID

Course Name

Credit Hours

EG1303Introduction to Literature 3
EG2403American Literature I 3
EG2413American Literature II 3
EG2103Creative Writing 3


Semester Plan - Some courses are only available one time per year 
First Semester (17 credit hours)Credit HoursSecond Semester (17 credit hours)Credit Hours
English Composition I 3English Composition II 3
College Algebra 3Introduction to Literature 3
Public Speaking 3Social and Bheavioral Science Elective


Social and Behavioral Science Elective 3Physical Science with Lab 5
Humanities Elective 3Creative Writing 3
First Year Seminar 1  
Concepts of Health and Wellness 1  
Third Semester (15 credit hours) Fourth Semester (17 credit hours) 
American Literature I 3American Literature II 3
Humanities Elective 3Humanities Elective 3
Humanities Elective 3Social and Behavioral Science Elective 3
Social and Behavioral Science Elective 3Biological Science Elective 5
American History I 3American History II 3


For All electives students should strongly consider taking courses that transfer and matching requirements to transfer destination and major

Recommended general education courses: Philosophy, American History I and II, General Psychology and Principles of Sociology

Staging Enabled