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2015-2016 College Catalog 
    
2015-2016 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Studies


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The General Studies Program is designed for students who have not declared a major because they are unsure or would like the opportunity to explore other options in academic or technical education. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College offers a wide variety of academic courses that are equivalent to corresponding courses taught at universities and will transfer to public Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning per the Articulation Agreement. This program follows the core curriculum for an Associate of Arts Degree focusing on academic courses that will transfer while allowing the flexibility to explore major academic fields and technical options.

Freshman Year


First Semester


Second Semester


  • Credit(s): 3
  • Natural Science - Natural Science Elective Credit(s): 4
  • Social Science - Social Science Elective Credit(s): 3
  • HPR Elective - Physical Education Credit(s): 1
  • General Elective - General Elective Credit(s): 3

Sophomore Year


First Semester


  • Credit(s): 3
  • Fine Arts - Fine Arts Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Humanities - Humanities Elective Credit(s):  3
  • General Electives - General Electives Credit(s): 3
  • CSC Elective - BAD 2533 or CSC 1123

Second Semester


  • Humanities - Humanities Elective Credit(s): 3
  • General Electives - General Electives Credit(s): 12

Note:


Taking courses in this order is not a requirement.

  • Developmental courses required as a pre-requisite for college level course listed above do not count toward graduation.
  • In addition to the courses listed, students must prove computer competency as defined in the catalog for an Associates Degree.

Curricula are designed as guides for curriculum planning. Consult the University of your Choice for specific transfer requirements.

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