Associate's

For some students, this is a great way to earn a needed degree while they work toward a bachelor's degree. For others, an associate's degree provides the focused, two-year experience necessary to succeed. No matter what your plans, our academic advisors are always there to help you chart your course of study.

The Associate of Arts Degree requires the completion of 16 couse units (11 courses as General Academic Requirements and 5 courses in a concentration): Business Administration, Accounting, Computer Science, or Psychology.

General Academic Requirements (11 courses)

I.  Academic Skills
      A.  First Year Seminar (FY)
      B.  Reasoning (RG)

II. Intellectual Breadth
      A.  Arts Distribution (AR)
      B.  Humanities Distribution - *two courses with different prefixes* (HU)
      C.  Social Science Distribution - *two courses with different prefixes* (SL)
      D.  Natural Sciences and Mathematics - *two courses with different prefixes* (SC)

III. Exploration and Integration
      A.  Integrative Learning (IL) one experience; may be satisfied with two linked courses or one intentionally integrative in nature (formerly CL Cluster courses)
      B.  Human Differences & Global Engagement - 1 course (DE)

 


One of Four Possible Concentrations (5 courses)

Accounting

ECN 101 Macroeconomics * (SL)
ECN 102 Microeconomics
ACT 101 Financial Accounting
ACT 201 Accounting Information Systems
ACT 224 Cost/Managerial Accounting

Choose MTH 119 Statistical Analysis as "RG" for GAR.


Business Administration

ECN 101 Macroeconomics * (SL)
ECN 102 Microeconomics
ACT 101 Financial Accounting
BUS 236 Management
BUS 239 Marketing

Choose MTH 119 Statistical Analysis as "RG" for GAR.


Computer Science

CSI 102 Computer Science I: Intro to Game Programming
                                                  or

CSI 104 Computer Science I: Intro to Robotics
                                                  or
CSI 106 Computer Science I: Intro to Multimedia Computing

CSI 111 Computer Science II
CSI 220 Data Structures & Algorithms * (SC)
Approved CS Elective
Approved CS Elective

Choose MTH 121 Calculus I as "RG" for GAR.


Psychology

PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology * (SL)
PSY 103 Psychological Statistics (prerequisite of MTH 119)
PSY 104 Research Methods in Psychology
PSY elective (chosen in consultation with advisor)
PSY elective in different Content area (chosen in consultation with advisor)

Choose MTH 119 Statistical Analysis as "RG" for GAR.


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