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Associate of Arts in Humanities and Social Sciences (A.A.)

General Education Requirements and Electives for AA Transfer Patterns - 34-36 Credits

Follow this General Education sequence for the following transfer patterns: Accounting; Anthropology; Art, Design, and Interactive Media; Communication Studies; Creative Writing; Dance; Economics; English; Health; History; Mass Communication; Music; Native American Studies; Philosophy; Physical Education; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; Theatre/Performance; Theatre/Technical Design and Production; Women’s Studies; and World Languages.


Choose courses in each category from the list of approved General Education courses . Consult your Program of Study page for more specific guidance on general education classes.

One course must be a Diversity course. Diversity courses are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  • Arts and Humanities 3 Credits.
  • Biological and Physical Sciences (from 2 disciplines or 2-course sequence, 1 with a lab) 7-8 Credits.
  • Information Technology 3 Credits.
  • Mathematics 3-4 Credits.
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences 6 Credits.
  • Wellness and Health 3 Credits.

Additional Information

This page lists the General Education requirements for the Associate of Arts in Humanities and Social Sciences (A.A.) transfer degree. This degree requires a minimum of 34-36 credits of General Education from the categories listed above. Students should contact an academic advisor for possible additional courses.

Students must successfully complete appropriate developmental prerequisites, in addition to other specified prerequisites, before enrolling in any course that fulfills a General Education requirement. Students who intend to transfer to a four-year institution should contact an academic advisor for assistance in choosing General Education courses and program electives.