Social Sciences (Liberal Arts & Sciences)

Courses

Minimum program credit hours: 60

Program Codes

Degree Option
Associate in Arts Degree
Hegis Code
5649
Curriculum Code
0212
General Requirements
48 credit hours
9
ENG 1530: English Composition II3
ENG 1540: Writing About Literature3
3
24
9
6
Core Requirements
no credit hours
none
Electives 12 credit hours
Important Points
  • Students are required to take courses in at least three different areas of social sciences.
  • Students are required to take at least one 2000-level social science course.
Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of the social science approach by using social science concepts and theories to analyze behaviors or institutions (as appropriate to the discipline). This outcome is to be assessed in 2000-level courses.
  2. Explain or demonstrate the methods that social scientists use to explore social phenomena, or to gather and interpret information (as appropriate to the discipline). This outcome is to be assessed in 2000-level courses.