Associate of Arts Degree Online General Education Core
General Education Core (45 Credits)
Elective Track (15 Credits)
►Professionalism and Human Performance (3 credits)
This course provides students with an understanding of the professional (soft skills) required for academic and career success. Emphasis is on critical thinking, communication (written and oral), research, teambuilding, and leadership skills development. Other topics include time management, computer proficiency, and developing presentation skills.
►English Composition I (3 credits)
Instruction and practice in personal expository essays and paragraphs, with emphasis on correct writing.
►English Composition II (3 credits)
Instruction in writing with emphasis on research and analytical exposition.
►Wellness for Life (3 credits)
This course introduces the student to basic life wellness concepts and practices. Through the course the student will gain applicable tools for self-assessment related to physical well-being and be equipped with the tools necessary to create healthy life patterns.
►Introduction to Biblical Literature (3 credits)
The purpose of this course is to provide the student an opportunity to gain an awareness of the contents of the Bible, the societies in which it was produced, and the contribution that it has made to history, culture, and the personal spiritual lives of individuals.
►Contemporary Culture and Worldview (3 credits)
This course is designed to help the student identify the diversity of cultures and worldviews in today's society, develop an ability to assess the cultural systems and acquire an ability to respond to different cultures from a theistic perspective.
►One (1) Communications Course Choice (3 credits)
►One (1) Philosophy or Ethics Course Choice (3 credits)
►One (1) Math Course Choice (3 credits)
►One (1) Science Course Choice (3 credits)
►Three (3) Social Science/History Courses (9 credits)
►Two (2) Humanities/Fine Arts Courses (6 credits)