Individual Studies (Certificate)

Courses

Minimum program credit hours: 30

Program Codes

Degree Option
Certificates
Hegis Code
5699
Curriculum Code
0987
General Requirements
9 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
3 SUNY LAS JCC
3  
3
3

Core Requirements
21 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
21 SUNY LAS JCC
  SUNY LAS JCC

Electives
none Degree Requirements Met

Important Points
  • This certificate is not approved for Title IV financial aid. Students enrolled in this certificate are not eligible to receive federal financial aid (PELL, SEOG, or Direct loans).

Program Student Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Demonstrate basic competency in college-level quantitative reasoning skills, including arithmetic, algebra, and data analysis (SGE).
  2. Demonstrate competency in college level reading and writing skills (SGE).
  3. Recognize the value of learning as an ongoing process and understand their role in directing that process through individualizing a program of study.

Program Completion Map

Individual Studies (Certificate)
Semester 1 Credits
ENG 1510: English Composition I (or above) 3
Social Sciences Electives 3
Electives' 8
INT 1520^: Student Success Seminar 1
Total 15
Semester 2 Credits
Mathematics and Sciences Electives 3
Electives' 12
Total 15

 

This is a suggested program guide based on a four semester sequence and is one of many potential paths to completing your program at JCC. Your advisor can work with you to make adjustments to this guide based on placement scores.

^ First time, full-time students are required to take INT 1520: Student Success Seminar.

' Plans for the Certificate in Individual Studies degree should be developed carefully and with the assistance of a counselor or advisor.