Oct 19, 2021
The Associate of Arts Degree is a general transfer program for students who are planning to transfer to UNLV, UNR, NSC, GBC or another baccalaureate-level institution. Students who are transferring outside the NSHE are advised to select courses that meet the requirements of the institution to which they intend to transfer. The AA allows for a disciplinary emphasis and leads to further, specialized study at a four-year college or university.
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
Produce oral and written communication befitting the context and audience.
Utilize mathematical, symbolic, logical, graphical, geometric, or statistical analysis for the interpretation and solution of problems.
Identify and analyze a problem, generate and consider potential solutions, and defend the best solution based on evidence and reasoning.
Synthesize information from a variety of academic disciplines.
Examine the variations in human culture and incorporate perspectives of diversity.
General Education Requirements (34 Credits)
Mathematics (3 Credits)
NOTE: Your first college-level MATH course must be completed before reaching 30 total college level credits.
English Composition (6-8 Credits)
NOTE: Your first college-level ENG course must be completed before reaching 30 total college level credits.
Analytical Reasoning (3 Credits)
Natural Science (6-7 Credits)
Choose two courses; one must include a lab.
Humanities (6 Credits)
- COM 101 - Oral Communication
and one course from the following:
- any ANTH prefix course (except ANTH 102 and ANTH 110L)
- or ENG 223 - Themes of Literature or above
- or any HIST prefix course
- or PHIL 101 - Introduction to Philosophy
- or PHIL 119 - Introduction to the Old Testament
- or PHIL 129 - Introduction to the New Testament
- or PHIL 201 - Philosophy Goes to the Movies
- or PHIL 202 - Introduction to Philosophy of the Arts
- or PHIL 203 - Survey of Existentialism
or any RST prefix course or above
or World Languages 111 or above (From the following Prefixes: ARA, CHI, FIL, FREN, GER, GRE, ITAL, JPN, KOR, LAT, PORT, RUS, SPAN, THAI)
U.S. and Nevada Constitutions (4-6 Credits)
Values and Diversity
All students MUST fulfill this requirement. Course chosen may also be used to fulfill the corresponding general education or special program requirements.
Special Program Requirements (26 Credits)
Social Science Electives (9 Credits)
Select one course from three different disciplines
Electives (17 Credits)
- See an Academic Advisor or Counselor for course selection.