Credit Programs

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

Associate in Science

General Studies (EB30)

This program is designed for those who wish a broader general education background. Programs will be arranged on an individual basis through consultation with the student's advisor. A maximum of flexibility in choice of courses is permitted in this curriculum but the degree will be awarded only to those students whose programs meet the minimum requirements of this curriculum.


  • Complete the general education core requirements.
  • Complete the computer fundamentals requirement.
  • Explore areas of interest via extensive coursework in liberal arts, business, and career areas in anticipation of employment or transfer.

The General Studies Degree is also available with the following subject area concentrations:

Suggested Sequence of Courses:
Prerequisite or parallel courses may be required. Please check individual course descriptions for details.

Total Credits:

1 MAT* E075, MAT* E095 not acceptable.

Note: For degree completion the student must complete the Computer Literacy Requirement.

Note: It is recommended that students take one year of a foreign language.

Note: A minimum of 15 credits must be taken in 200-level courses.

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