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Associate In General Education A.G.E. (A10300)

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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. This program is not intended for students who plan to pursue a four-year degree in the future, as many of the courses may not be transferable.

Course work includes study in the areas of humanities and fine arts, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences or mathematics, and English composition. Opportunities for the achievement of competence in reading, writing, oral communication,fundamental mathematical skills and the basic use of computers will be provided. Through these skills, students will have a sound base for lifelong learning. The degree includes 15 hours in General Education courses and 49 hours of electives.

This degree is not transferable to most public and private universities. Students interested in pursuing a transferable degree in any field should refer to the information located under University Transfer program.


English Composition: 6 semester hours required

The second course must be selected from the following:

Social/Behavioral Sciences: choose 3 semester hours from:

Natural Sciences or Mathematics: choose 3 semester hours from:

To complete the Associate in General Education degree

49 additional hours of electives must be taken. They may beselected from curriculum courses offered at ACC having a course number of 110 or higher. Consult an advisor if you havequestion. Total semester hours in the program is 64.

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