Nov 24, 2020  
2019-2020 Student Handbook and Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Student Handbook and Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Studies, Certificate


The Certificate of General Studies is designed to recognize 38 credit hours of general education core courses successfully completed by students. This certificate will serve as an intermediate step toward attaining an Associate of Arts degree or transferring to a baccalaureate institution.

The program will document the student's mastery of skills and competencies needed to be successful in the workforce and function in today's world.

Required Courses


English/Communication


9 Credit Hours required.

Science, Math, and Technology


14 Credit Hours required.
Including Eight (8) Hours of Lab Science from SEARK College Core Curriculum.

Social Sciences


9 Credit Hours Required.

Choose One (1) Course listed below from SEARK College Core Curriculum


(Remaining Courses in Group May Be Selected as Social Science Electives.)

Choose One (1) Course listed below from the SEARK College Core Curriculum


Choose One (1) Social Science Elective from the SEARK College Core Curriculum


(Social Science Elective may also include any HIST, POLI, PSYC, or SOCI course not previously chosen.)

Fine Arts/Humanities


6 Credit Hours required.
Choose One (1) Fine Arts/Humanities Electives from SEARK College Core Curriculum.

Institutional Requirement


3 Credit Hours Required.

Completion Award: Certificate of General Studies 38


** If LANG 2414  or LANG 2424  is selected - the hours will increase to seven (7) for Fine Arts.