Dec 08, 2022  
2022-2023 NOVA Catalog 
    
2022-2023 NOVA Catalog

Uniform Certificate of General Studies (UCGS)

Location(s): AN, AL, LO, MA, WO, NOL


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CIP Code: 24.0199

NOVA Code: 6950 

Purpose: This program provides a solid foundation in the VCCS and NOVA general education core competency areas. Essentially the first year of an associate of science degree, this certificate is awarded to students placed in A.A. and A.S. degree programs who complete the requirements listed.

One Year


Total credits for the Uniform Certificate of General Studies: 32 credits


Students who are placed in A.A.A. and A.A.S. programs may work with a counselor to be placed in this program under certain circumstances. See a counselor for more information.

1 Select any UCGS course from the humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives . UCGS courses are denoted with an asterisk (*). Must be from two different categories. Electives should be selected with advice of a counselor or academic advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.

2 Select any UCGS course from the physical and life science courses listed under General Education Electives . UCGS courses are denoted with an asterisk (*). Electives should be selected with advice of a counselor or academic advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution. 

3 Select any UCGS course from the social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives . UCGS courses are denoted with an asterisk (*). Electives should be selected with advice of a counselor or academic advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.

4 Select any UCGS course from the communication, languages, studio art, and technology courses listed under General Education Electives . UCGS courses are denoted with an asterisk (*). Electives should be selected with advice of a counselor or academic advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.

5 Select any UCGS HIS course listed under social/behavioral sciences in General Education Electives . UCGS courses are denoted with an asterisk (*). Electives should be selected with advice of a counselor or academic advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.

 

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