English, Associate of Arts

The Associate of Arts degree in English is a 60-credit, two-year degree which consists of program requirements, general education requirements, and electives. This degree is preparation for a wide variety of baccalaureate programs and careers. The abilities to write clearly, synthesize information, and speak with clarity and effectiveness are valuable assets in any field.

60 credits

Major Requirements (27 crs)

CT233Communication Skills I: Interpersonal Communication

3

Humanities Electives (not in English)

9

English Electives (200-400 level)

15

General Education Requirements (20-25 crs)

Communication Skills

EN113College Composition I

3

OR

EN114College Composition Ib

4

 

EN133College Composition II

3

Religious and Ethical Education

RS123The Christian Tradition

3

OR

RS143Catholicsm

3

 

RS293Christian Ethics

3

Cultural and Social Heritage

Social Science/Human Culture electives

3

Natural Sciences and Quantitative Reasoning

MA114Customized Intermediate Algebra

4

Or higher (or competency)

4

Laboratory Science (Natural Sciences)

4

MA114 or higher: Students may meet the mathematics competency by a score of 76 or above on the Elementary Algebra section of the ACCUPLACER placement exam, an ACT math subscore of at least 20, or a Redesigned SAT math subscore of at least 515.

College Experience

GE111College Experience

1

Electives (13 crs)

General Electives

13