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    Sep 18, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog

General Studies, A.S.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate the knowledge necessary to communicate effectively
  2. Demonstrate the knowledge necessary for basic numeric competence
  3. Demonstrate the knowledge necessary for basic algebraic competence
  4. Demonstrate flexible strategies for generating, revising, editing verbal texts
  5. Practice appropriate means of documenting written work and understand the ethics and legalities of proper documentation
  6. Limit errors in surface features as syntax grammar, punctuation, spelling and diction
  7. Define and demonstrate conventions of format and structure, and adopt voice, tone and level of formality to the rhetorical situation
  8. Demonstrate proficiency with estimation and approximation, percents, ratio and proportion, simple and compound interest, simple formulas
  9. Demonstrate proficiency with algebraic manipulations of variable expressions, solving equations, exponents, slope and equation of a line, linear equations, simultaneous equations
  10. Demonstrate proficiency with word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation software

Required Courses

College Readiness


Humanities & Social Sciences


  • Approved - Elective Credit(s): 24

Total Credits Required: 61

2-Year Plan

Semester I

Total: 16

Semester II

Total: 15

Semester III

Total: 15

Semester IV

  • Approved - Electives Credit(s): 6
  • Humanities - Electives Credit(s): 6
  • Social Science - Elective Credit(s): 3

Total: 15

Total Credits Required: 61