AS Degree Programs in Professional Studies

Curriculum Requirements
Program: Professional Studies – General Curriculum
Degree: Associate in Science
Code: AS.PS.GEN

Area of Study Credits Course Description
Communication 9 WRT-101 English Composition I (3 cr.)
WRT-201 English Composition II (3 cr.)
COM-100 Speech Communication (3 cr.) or COM-102 Public Speaking (3 cr.)
Humanities 6 Two general education courses (6 cr.) to be selected from the following fields, with no more than one course (3 cr.) in any one field:
Arts (Art [ART], Music [MUS], Theatre Arts [THR], Cinema Studies [CIN])
History (HIS)
Literature (LIT)
Philosophy and Religion (PHR)
World Languages and Cultures (LAN)
Social Sciences 3 One general education course (3 cr.) to be selected from the following fields:
Economics (ECO)
Geography (GEO)
Political Science (POL)
Psychology (PSY)
Sociology (SOC) and Anthropology (ANT)
Mathematics and Natural Sciences 12 One 3-cr. or 4-cr. general education course in Mathematics (MAT)

Two general education courses (8 cr.) to be selected from the following fields:
Biology (BIO)
Chemistry (CHM)
Physics (PHY)
Total GE Credits: 30
AS/PS Program Requirements  24

Three general education courses (9 cr.) to be selected from the following fields, with no more than two courses (6 cr.) in any one field:
Arts (Art [ART], Music [MUS], Theatre Arts [THR])
History (HIS)
Literature (LIT)
Philosophy and Religion (PHR)
World Languages and Cultures (LAN)

One general education course (3 cr.) to be selected from the following fields:
Economics (ECO)
Geography (GEO)
Political Science (POL)
Psychology (PSY)
Sociology (SOC) and Anthropology (ANT)
Free Electives 6
Total Credits 60