General Education Requirements: 37 Hours

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General Education Requirements: 37 Hours

The following is a list of General Education Requirements for students pursuing a University Transfer degree. These requirements may vary depending on your major and/or the requirements of the college to which you plan to transfer. Please refer to your specific degree plan and consult an academic advisor for details.

Communication:  9 Hours

*ENGL 1113 Composition I
*ENGL 1213 Composition II
SPCH 1113 Speech Communication I

History:  3 Hours

HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492-Civil War Era
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era-Present

U.S. Government:  3 Hours

POLS 1113 American Federal Government

Science (One course must be a laboratory science (L): 7 Hours

ASTR 1104 General Astronomy

(L) BIOL 1114 General Biology for Non-Majors

(L) BIOL 1224 Intro to Biology for Majors

(L) *BIOL 1404 General Botany

BIOL 1383 Nutrition

BIOL 1423 Microbes and Society
(L) *BIOL 1604 Zoology

BIOL 2123 Environmental Inquiry

(L) *BIOL 2134 Human Anatomy

(L) *BIOL 2143 Marine Biology

(L) *BIOL 2154 Human Physiology

(L) *BIOL 2164 Microbiology

*BIOL 2213 Brain and Behavior

BIOL 2313 Principles of Ecology

(L) *CHEM 1114 Principles of Chemistry

(L) *CHEM 1315 General Chemistry l

(L) *CHEM 1415 General Chemistry II

(L) *CHEM 2145 Organic Chemistry I

(L) *CHEM 2245 Organic Chemistry II

(L) GEOG 1014 Geography (Physical)

GEOG 2013 Meteorology

GEOG 2153 Human Ecology

(L) GEOL 1014 General Geology (Physical)

(L) GEOL 1024 General Geology (Historical)

GEOL 1113 Introduction to Oceanography

HORT 1303 Principles of Horticulture

(L) PHYS 1014 Conceptual Physics

(L) *PHYS 1114 General Physics l

(L) *PHYS 1214 General Physics II

(L) *PHYS 2034 Engineering Physics I

(L) *PHYS 2124 Engineering Physics II

(L) *PHSC 1114 General Physical Science

Humanities:  6 Hours

(H,I) AFRS 2713 Survey of African Civilizations

(H) ART 1053 Art History Survey I

(H) ART 1063 Art History Survey II

(H) ART 1113 Art Appreciation

(H) ASNS 1103 East Asian Philosophy and Culture

(H) *ENGL 2393 Introduction to Drama

(H) *ENGL 2413 Introduction to Literature

(H) *ENGL 2543 British Literature I

(H) *ENGL 2653 British Literature II

(H) *ENGL 2673 World Literature I

(H) *ENGL 2683 World Literature II

(H) *ENGL 2773 American Literature I

(H) *ENGL 2883 American Literature II

(H,I) GEOG 1043 Introduction to Cultural Geography

(H,I) GEOG 2033 World Regional Geography

(H) HIST 1053 Ancient & Medieval Western Civilization

(H) HIST 1063 Modern Western Civilization

(H,I) HIST 1073 Twentieth Century World History

(H) HIST 1083 Survey of English History to 1688

(H) HIST 1093 Survey of English History from 1688

(H,I) HIST 2023 Modern Eastern Civilization
(H,D) HIST 2043 Contemporary Affairs
(H) HIST 2333 African American History
(H) HIST 2353 Hispanic American History
(H) HUMN 2113 Humanities I
(H) HUMN 2223 Humanities II
(H) HUMN 2323 20th Century Humanities
(H) HUMN 2333 Humanities: Literature & Film
(H) HUMN 2443 Art of Film

(H) HUMN 2553 American Humanities

(H,I) HUMN 2613 International Film

(H) HUMN 2663 Hollywood’s America

(H) HUMN 2773 American Popular Culture

(H) HUMN 2883 Art & Identity Cultural Encounters in America

(H) MUSC 1113 Music Appreciation

(H) MUSC 1153 American Popular Music

(H) NAMS 2113 Native American Cultures

(H) PHIL 1113 Introduction to Philosophy

(H) PHIL 1133 Philosophy in Literature

(H) PHIL/BUSN 1143 Introduction to Ethics: Business Issues

(H,I) PHIL/RELG 1213 Religions of the World: Eastern Tradition

(H) PHIL/RELG 1223 Religions of the World: Western Tradition

(H) PHIL 2133 Introduction to Ethical Thinking

(H) PHIL 2143 Introduction to Social & Political Philosophy

(H) PHIL 2153 Medical Ethics

(H) PHIL/HIST 2163 Introduction to History & Philosophy of Science

(H) RELG 1113 Introduction to Religious Studies

(H) RELG 2113 Old Testament

(H) RELG 2123 New Testament

(H) RELG/SOCI 2173 Religion and Society

(H) RELG 2233 Religion in America

(H) RELG 2243 Christian Ethics and Social Thought

(H) RELG 2313 Religion in Film

(H,I) SPCH/BUSN 2053 Intercultural Communication

(H) THEA 1093 Introduction to Theatre

Mathematics:  3 Hours

(A) *MATH 1473 Math For Critical Thinking

(A) *MATH 1483 Mathematical Functions and Their Uses

(A) *MATH 1513 College Algebra

(A) *MATH 1613 Plane Trigonometry

(A) *MATH 1715 College Algebra and Trigonometry
(A) *MATH 2114 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
(A) *MATH 2124 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II

Required Electives:  3 Hours

At least one course from the following disciplines:
Social Sciences
Foreign Languages
Fine Arts (Art, Music, and Theatre)

Recommended Electives:  3 Hours
CSCI 1203 Computer Concepts and Applications - To receive an Associate in Arts or Associate in Science degree from TCC, students must demonstrate computer proficiency, including basic knowledge of operating systems, word processing, and the ethical use of Internet research capabilities.
 Or select three credit hours from the list of Liberal Arts and Science Electives.

Total Hours:  37 Hours

*Course has prerequisite (see course description section of catalog).

Liberal Arts & Sciences Electives*

African Studies

ALL AFRS courses

Allied Health

ALDH 1323 only


All ARBC courses

All ART courses

Asian Studies

All ASNS courses


All ASTR courses

Aviation Sciences

AVST 2113 only


All BIOL courses


All CHEM courses


All CHNS courses

Computer Information Systems

CSCI 1203 only

Criminal Justice

CRIM 1013 only


All ECON courses


All ENGL courses


All FREN courses


All GEOG courses


All GEOL courses


All GRMN courses


All GREE courses


All HEBR courses


All HIST courses

Human Services

All HSVC courses


All HUMN courses

Interpreter Education

All INED courses except INED 1603,2023, 2243


All ITAL courses


All JAPN courses

Journalism & Mass Communications

JRMC 1013, 1103, 1113, 1123, 1143, 2153 only


All LATN courses


MGMT 2123, 2323, 2403, 2443


All MATH courses


All MUSC courses except MUSC 1541, 1563,
1651, 1711, 1721, 1731, 1761, 1771, 1781, 1791,
1802, 2181

Native American Studies

All NAMS courses


All PHIL courses

Physical Education

PHED 1113, 1143, 2212, 2263, 2302, 2513,
2533, 2603, 2623, 2653, 2662, 2772 only

Physical Science

All PHSC courses


All PHYS courses

Political Science

All POLS courses


All PORT courses


All PSYC courses

Religious Studies

All RELG courses


All RUSS courses


All SOCI courses


All SPAN courses


All SPCH courses


THEA 1053, 1093, 1241, 1242, 1343, 1353,
1563, 2313, 2323, 2333, 2453, 2463 only

*Zero-level courses may not be used as Liberal
 Arts & Sciences