Liberal Arts/Social Science - Associate in Arts

Curriculum Code: 110

Program Information
This program is designed for students who wish to transfer to a four-year college after completing the first two years of undergraduate coursework at CCC. The Liberal Arts/Social Science program is not designed for specific majors, but allows graduating students to advance to many different areas of study in the social sciences. As this program allows considerable course options, students should research the degree requirements of four-year colleges that interest them.

When You Graduate
When You Graduate AA programs are primarily designed for students who plan to transfer as juniors at four- year colleges and universities. CCC graduates have obtained bachelor’s degrees and beyond from every college in New Jersey and scores of colleges and universities throughout America. As a graduate of a fully accredited community college, your coursework will be received with full credit transfer at most state colleges, public and private universities across the country. The NJ Lampitt bill passed in 2008 by the NJ State legislature assures seamless transfer of credits toward junior standing at NJ state colleges and universities.

Upon completion of this program, student should be able to:
•Understand the role of Social Sciences. •Identify areas of study in Liberal Arts. •Locate, retrieve and critically evaluate information and information sources.


Program Requirements (18)
Credits
Program Elective
3
Program Elective
3
Program Elective
3
Program Elective
3
Program Elective
3
Program Elective
3

General Education Requirements (46-48)
Credits
CS
101
Introduction to Microcomputers or
CS
102
Applications on the Microcomputer
3
EN
101
English Composition I
3
EN
102
English Composition II
3
SP
203
Effective Speech
3
Mathematics Elective
3-4
Science Elective
4
Mathematics or Science Elective
3-4
Social Science Elective
3
Social Science Elective
3
Foreign Language*
3
Foreign Language*
3
Humanities Elective
3
History Elective
3
History Elective
3
Diversity Elective
3

Total Credits: (64-66)

Program Electives Any courses in: American Studies, Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Public Administration, Education & Criminal Justice *The six Foreign Language credits must be in the same language.