2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 194

B-194 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
TransferDegree
ASSOCIATEOFARTS
The associateof arts (AA) degree is designed for students
whoplan to transfer to a four-year collegeor university
for abaccalaureatedegree. Satisfactory completion of
thedegree guarantees fulfillment of lower-division
general education requirements atUNR,UNLV, orNSC.
Studentswho intend to transfer toother institutions
should consult an advisor or follow the catalogof
the transfer institution. Courseswith a “C”or “D”
designator or courseswith anumber less than100 are
not applicable toward either degree. CheckTMCC
coursedescriptions for transfer status to abaccalaureate
degreeof artswithin theuniversities in theNevada
SystemofHigherEducation (NSHE).
DEGREEOUTCOMES
Students completing thedegreewill:
• Beprepared to transfer to college anduniversitybaccalaureate
programswith junior standing.
• CompleteTMCC’s general education transfer requirements.
• Acquire theknowledge, skills, andvalues consistentwitha liberal
arts education.
• Acquire theknowledgeof the subjectmatter appropriate to their
academic emphasis.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
ENGLISH................................................................6CREDITS
ENG101and102or ENG113and114
FINEARTS.............................................................3CREDITS
ART100, 160, 260*, 261*, 263;DAN101; ENG221;HUM101, 102
106, 271;MUS101, 121, 122, 125, 225, 226;THTR100, 105, 210;
THTR180/HUM105
HUMANITIES.......................................................3CREDITS
AAD/HUM201; CH201, 202, 203; ENG220, 221, 231, 232, 267;HIST
105, 106, 208, 209;HUM105/THTR180;MUS121, 122; PHIL101,
135, 210;THTR100, 210
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
MATH120, 126, 127, 128,176, 181, 182; STAT152
SCIENCE (LABREQUIRED).............................6CREDITS
ANTH102, 110L;AST104; BIOL100, 106, 190, 190L,191,191L, 251;
CHEM100, 121, 121R, 122, 201, 202; CS282; ENV100;GEOG103,
104, 121;GEOL100, 101, 105R;NUTR121; PHYS100, 117, 151, 152,
180, 180L, 181, 181L
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
ANTH101, 201, 202;ANTH/SOC205; CH201, 202, 203, ECON102,
103;GEOG106, 200;HIST101, 102, 105, 106, 208, 209, 217; PSC
101, 211, 231; PSY101; SOC101;WMST101
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.............24CREDITS
ADDITIONALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS
DIVERSITY..........................................................(3CREDITS)
See thediversity sectionof thegeneral educationdescriptions for a
complete listof courses. Canalsobeused to satisfyanotherGeneral
Education,Degree/Emphasis, or Elective requirement.
FOREIGNLANGUAGE...............................0-14 CREDITS
AM145, 146, 147, 148, FREN111, 112, 211, 212,GER111, 112, 211,
212,HEB113, 114, 221, 222, ITAL113, 114, 213, 214, PORT111, 112,
211, 212, RUS111, 112, 211, 212, SPAN111, 112, 211, 212, 226,
227.
OPTIONSTOCOMPLETETHEFOREIGN
LANGUAGEREQUIREMENT:
1. Completea fourth-semester transferable college
course ina foreign language.
2. Completea fourth-semester transferable college
course inASL.
3. Demonstrateproficiency throughplacement
examinationor othermeans. Students interested
in takingaplacement examination should contact
the
at 775-673-8241 for
information.
4. Complete four years of high school foreign language.
5. Studentswhohaveproficiency ina foreign language
that is equivalent to that of studentswhohave
completed four semesters of college-level foreign
languagemaybe eligible towaive this requirement.
Studentswill be required toprovideappropriate
documentation to thedepartment to support this
claim. Contact theHumanities department at 775-
674-7945orTMCCAcademicAdvisingat 775-673-
7062 for information.
*Additional elective creditsmaybe necessary tomeet
minimum credit requirements.
U.S.ANDNEVADACONSTITUTIONS.......(3CREDITS)
Chooseoneor two courses from the following: CH203 (both
constitutions),HIST111 (both constitutions), PSC101 (both
constitutions),HIST101and102orHIST101and217, orHIST
101andPSC100orHIST101andPSC208. Canalsobeused to
satisfyanotherGeneral Education,Degree/Emphasis, or Elective
requirement.
ADDITIONALDEGREE
REQUIREMENTS....................................0-20CREDITS
ELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS
Any approveduniversity transfer coursewill fulfill
the elective credits. CheckTMCC coursedescriptions
for transfer status to abaccalaureatedegreeof arts
within theuniversities in theNevadaSystemofHigher
Education (NSHE).
TOTALELECTIVES..............................16-36CREDITS
TOTALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS...60CREDITS
Note: If youknowyourmajor, print the
.
Major requirementswill satisfy
electivecredits.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
For a suggestedprogram sequence, please contact the
academic advisement office at 775-673-7062.
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