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Online Degree Pathway: General Education Core Only

General Education Core ​​Only - Associate Degree Requirements

If you need only the general education requirements for an Associate's degree and want to complete them in an online format, this General Education Core Pathway is for you! 

Students in the General Education Core Pathway complete a fixed sequence of courses in a cohort grouping.  Students must meet with their counselor for degree advisement.​




Fall 2014




1st 8-weeks

Earth Science 110

Intro. to Earth Science



Sociology 100

Intro. to Sociology






2nd 8-weeks

BUS 106

Culture and International Business


Kinesiology 104 Nutrition and Fitness ​2
Kinesiology 123 Personal Fitness Training ​1





Spring 2015




1st 8-weeks

Art 100

Intro. to Art Concepts



Mathematics 080*

Intermediate Algebra






2nd 8-weeks

English 101**

Freshman Composition



Comm.  Studies 101

Intro. to Interpersonal Communications


Summer 2015


 History 121

​The United States Since 1865
Total Transferable Units


*Mathematics 080 has a pre-requisite course of Mathematics 060 or 061, or qualifying Math Placement exam or profile.  Please see "Student Preparation" for Math Placement exam information, guidelines and how to get started!
Prerequisite English 60, EMLS 112, ACE 116 or qualifying profile from English placement​​
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