Coursework

The A.A. degree requires the following coursework.

Skills and University Requirements18 units
UC 101
Momentum: Success in the University
3
MATH 125
College Algebra
3
ENG 101
Expository Writing
3
ENG 105
Composition: Argument and Analysis
3
COMM 105
Public Communication
3
CS 200
Basic Software Tools
3
Foreign Language Requirements4–6 units
Select one of the following:
One intensive language course:
SPAN 123
Intensive Beginning Spanish
4
- or -
Two 3-unit language sequence:
SPAN 121
Beginning Spanish I
3
SPAN 122
Beginning Spanish II
3
Integrative Liberal Arts Core Requirements31 units
Heritage and Institutions Component3 units
HIS 201
U.S. History
3
- or -
HIS 202
World Civilizations
3
God’s Word and the Christian Response Component12 units
BIBL 100
Introduction to Biblical Literature: Exodus/Deuteronomy
3
BIBL 230
Introduction to Biblical Literature: Luke/Acts
3
REL 105
Christian Life, Faith, and Ministry
3
REL 100
Introduction to Global Religious Studies
3
Philosophy/Critical Thinking Component3 units
PHIL 105
Introduction to Critical Thinking
3
Literature Component3 units
ENG 115
Introduction to Literature
3
Aesthetics and Creative Arts Component3 units
ART 110
Introduction to Art
3
Identity and Relationships Component3 units
APSY 105
Introduction to Psychology
3
- or -
ECO 203
Principles of Microeconomics
3
Nature/Science Component with Lab4 units
PHYS 150
Introduction to Astronomy
4
General Electives5–7 units
To complete the 60-unit General Studies Core requirement, students may utilize any 100+-level college or university course. The elective requirement provides students an opportunity to pursue interests beyond program requirements.
Note: This information is current for the 2015 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.