A.A. Liberal Arts and Sciences: General Studies Track

Curriculum Requirements

As a student in this program, you are required to complete a minimum of 63 credit hours with a grade point average of no lower than C (2.0). For this degree program, you must successfully complete the following:

Program Core

  • ENG 101 Composition I
  • ENG 102 Introduction to Reading Literature
  • ENG 103 Composition II
  • PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology
  • SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology OR ANT 111 Cultural Anthropology
  • 3 credit hours of Computing Science Elective
  • 3 credit hours of 200 level Anthropology, Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Social Science Elective
  • 3 credit hours of 200 level Art, American Sign Language, Cinema, Communication, English, French, Honors, Humanities, Music, Philosophy, Spanish, Theatre Elective
  • 6 credit hours/2 courses that fulfill 2 separate SUNY General Education categories of American History, Western Civilization or Other World Civilization
  • 3 credits SUNY General Education approved course in Basic Communication: Oral Communication
  • 3 credits SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics
  • 3 credit hours SUNY General Education approved course in Natural Science
  • 3 credit hours SUNY General Education approved course in The Arts
  • 2 credit hours Health/Physical Education Elective

Track Courses

  • 3 credits of SUNY General Education approved course in World (Foreign) Language or American Sign Language
  • 6 credits of 200 level World (Foreign) Language, Anthropology, Economics, History, Psychology, Sociology, American Sign Language, English, Philosophy Electives
  • 3 credits of SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics or Natural Sciences
  • 3 credits of General Electives
  • 1 credit of Health/Physical Education Elective
  • 3 credits of an Approved First Year Experience Elective from the following:
    • FYS 110 First Year Seminar in Humanities
    • FYS 120 First Year Seminar in Social Science
    • FYS 130 First Year Seminar in Science
SUNY General Education Electives

For information on which courses fulfill SUNY General Education Electives and for information on transferring to a four-year school, visit www.flcc.edu/academics/transfer-guidelines.

FLCC Language Placement Guide

*For assistance with choosing language courses that are appropriate to your language experience, check out FLCC’s Language Placement GuideAdobe Acrobat, PDF.

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