Total credits for the A.A. Degree in Liberal Arts with a Specialization in Communication Studies: 60-62 credits
1 Placement testing determines initial foreign language level. Students who place directly into intermediate level foreign language or ASL may take any General Education course to meet the required number of credits. Waivers or credit by exam for previous experience is available for some languages. See the ‘World Language Credit and Waiver’ section of the [Credit for Prior Learning Manual]. Students must take sufficient General Education Elective courses so that they can apply at least 60 credits toward the Liberal Arts degree.
2 See humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives . Elective should be selected with advice of a counselor or academic advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.
3 May substitute any higher-level mathematics course. See transfer requirements. Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 261 and MTH 263 . Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 262 and MTH 264 .
4 Select from the following: CST 100 , CST 110 , or CST 229 .
5 See social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives .
6 Any 200-level literature course with an ENG prefix satisfies this requirement.
7 See HIS courses listed under social/behavioral sciences under General Education Electives . A second HIS elective is not required if selected World Languages total more than 15 credits.
8 See biology, chemistry, ENV 121 -ENV 122 , physics, geology, or natural science courses with a lab component, listed under General Education Electives . Some four-year colleges require a two-semester sequence.