2011-2012 Catalog 
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2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Education Core Certificate (for A.A. and A.S. students)

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This 41-hour certificate will enable students to complete all courses required for the general education core for the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees. After earning the certificate, a student can earn an A.A. or A.S. degree by completing an additional 19 SCH in the intended university major. The student can transfer all credits to a university to complete the baccalaureate degree.

Summary of Required Hours:

Communication Requirements: 9 hours of Writing and Oral Communication:

Writing Communication: 6 Credits required

Oral Communication: 3 Credits required (choose one)

Humanities/Fine Arts: 9 Credits, with at least one course in Literature

Social/Behavioral Sciences: 6 Credits

History: 6 Credits

Natural Sciences: 8 Credits of Laboratory Science

Mathematics: 3 Credits


Courses in this certificate must be selected from courses approved for the NSCC General Education core. These courses are found here .

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