2018-2019 Catalog 
    
    Nov 13, 2018  
2018-2019 Catalog

Philosophy A.A. Degree


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs of Study

Tennessee Transfer Pathways TBR Community Colleges to Tennessee Public Universities
Community College Area of Emphasis: Philosophy 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


Philosophy - 6 Credits


2 Courses with PHIL prefix*** - 3 Credits each

Foreign Language - 6 Credits


(One-year sequence in a single foreign language; at this time, the only option at NSCC is Spanish)

General Electives - 7 Credits


Area of Emphasis Total - 20 Credits


Total - 61 Credits


Note:


* This course is part of the general education core.

** NSCC Course is COMM 2045 - Public Speaking*  3 Credits.

*** Students who plan to transfer to UT Chattanooga should not take a PHIL prefix course to fulfill a general education requirement.

 
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).

 

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs of Study