Certificate of General Studies Total Credits: 30
Must have a grade of “C” or higher in all courses.
1SFSE 1003 Seminar in First-year Student Experience is highly recommended for any student with less than 24 credits (either from transfer or previous SLCC enrollments), especially for students taking 00XX courses in ENGL and MATH, and for students who may wish to transfer to a baccalaureate institution. Students should only consider an alternative Elective to SFSE if they are not intending to further pursue an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree at SLCC or in transfer (e.g. either intention only to complete the CGS or enroll in a terminal/Applied program of study following completion of the CGS).
2Choose from the following courses: ANTH, CJUS, ECON, GEOG, PSYC, or POLI, and must be at the 2000 course level or above.
3 Fine Arts options: ARTS, MUSC, THEA
4Humanities options: HIST, 2XXX ENGL (except ENGL 2045 and 2070), or CMCN (except CMCN 1170, 1270, and 2145)
5Choose from BIOL, CHEM, GEOL, PHSC, PHYS.
6Choose from any of the above noted courses as well as Foreign Language, MCIS, ACCT, GBUS, SPCH and CMCN. Students should work with their adviser to determine the best selection of Electives. Students intending on eventual transfer are highly recommended to consider taking a 2nd MATH, a 2nd Social/Behavioral Science, a 2nd Natural Science, an ENGL literature course or a SPCH course.
7Select General Education Elective from: Humanities, Social Sciences, English, Math, Natural Sciences and Fine Arts.
Note: Students must meet GPA of 2.0 with all 10 courses. Students must also earn 3 of these courses at SLCC.