2017-2018 Catalog 
    Dec 18, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English A.A. Degree

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Tennessee Transfer Pathways TBR Community Colleges to UT and TBR Four-Year Universities
Community College Area of Emphasis: English A.A. Degree

General Education Requirements

Communication - 9 Credits

Humanities and/or Fine Arts - 9 Credits

(at least one course in literature)

Social/Behavioral Sciences - 6 Credits

History - 6 Credits

Natural Sciences - 8 Credits

Mathematics - 3 Credits

General Education Total - 41 Credits

Area of Emphasis Requirements

English - 6 Credits

Two from the following:

Foreign Language - 12 Credits

(Two-year sequence in a single foreign language through the intermediate level or the equivalent; at this time, the only option at NSCC is Spanish. SPAN 1010  and SPAN 1020  are offered as on-ground or online NSCC classes every semester. Currently, students must complete SPAN 2010 and SPAN 2020 via TN eCampus or using the Reverse Transfer Process through TBR.)

General Electives - 1 Credit

Area of Emphasis Total - 20 Credits

Total - 61 Credits


* This course is part of the general education core.

** NSCC course is SPCH 1112 - Speech 3 Credits

*** Courses are acceptable for TTP but are not offered by NSCC.

**** Courses are offered through TN eCampus but are not offered by NSCC.


Additional course requirements: The Tennessee Board of Regents requires that students either demonstrate the appropriate skill levels in math, reading, and/or writing before enrolling in college-level courses or enroll in appropriate co-requisite experiences with college-level courses to develop competency in those skills while performing college-level work. ACT/SAT scores, ACCUPLACER test scores, COMPASS test scores, or other relevant information determine whether a student needs to enroll in co-requisite courses in math, reading, and/or writing (English).


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