Associate in Arts Degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences Degree

An Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences Degree requires satisfactory completion of a minimum of 60 credit hours and a C (2.00) cumulative grade-point average.

College Requirement - All first time degree-seeking students who score 73 or above on the COMPASS reading exam will take HUDV0100, First Year Experience.

All degree-seeking students who score below 73 on the COMPASS reading exam will take HUDV0101: Strategies for Academic Excellence/Lifelong Learning. (See exemptions)

Basic Skills courses, including:
• 6 hours of Composition
• 3 hours of Public Speaking or Interpersonal

3 Hours of Mathematics courses, including:
• 3 hours of college-level mathematics; College
Algebra and/or Statistics will be required of transfer
students where university curriculum requires it.

9 hours of Humanities courses from at least three of the following disciplines:
• Art*/Humanities
• History
• Literature
• Music*
• Philosophy
• Theater*
*Performance courses are excluded.

6 hours of Social and Behavioral Science courses from two of the following disciplines:
• Anthropology
• Economics
• Geography
• Political Science
• Psychology
• Sociology

5 hours of Natural and Physical Science (lecture with lab).

5 hours of Foreign Language (check the General Education Core curriculum for the specific courses available)

Additional course work to equal a 60-hour degree.

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