Associate In General Education

The Associate in General Education curriculum is designed for the academic enrichment of students who wish to broaden their education, with emphasis on personal interest, growth and development.

Core course work includes includes study in the areas of humanities and fine arts, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences and mathematics, and English composition. Within the core, opportunities are included for the achievement of competency in reading, writing, oral communication, fundamental mathematical skills, and the basic use of computers.

Through these skills, students will have a sound base for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared for advancements within their field of interest and become better qualified for a wide range of employment opportunities.

What skills will I learn?

Critical Thinking, Critical Reading, Oral and Written Communication, Computer Usage, College-level Math, Understanding of People, Societies, History, and Politics.

What job opportunities will I have?

The AGE degree is essentially a designer degree in which the student is free to shape his or her education. After satisfying a minimum of general education courses, the student can prepare for career fields in allied health, business, accounting, science or computers.

What tools or equipment will I be exposed to?

Though the focus the student chooses will determine the tools and equipment to which he or she will be exposed, most can expect to use modern computers and programs, scientific equipment, and/or computer-based research facilities.

Required Courses
Expository Writing
Literature-Based Research
Success and Study Skills
Select (3SHC)from the following discipline areas:
Art
Foreign Languages
Interdisciplinary
Humanities
Music
Literature
Philosophy
Religion
Select (3 SHC)from the following discipline areas:
Anthropology
Economics
Geography
History
Political Science
Psychology
Sociology
Select (3SHC) from the Mathematics discipline area:
College Algebra
Calculus
Computer
Science
Statistics
Select (3 SHC) from the Biological and Physical Science disciplines:
Biology
Chemistry
Physics

Other required hours also include additional general education and professional courses.

To enroll contact Admissions.