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Associate in Arts Degree 2015 - 2020

I.  General Education- MTA Requirements
Minimum 30 Credits

A.  English Composition
One Course

B.  English Composition (second course) or Communication
One Course.  See Majors/ Areas of Study for specific requirements.

C.  Humanities and Fine Arts
A total of 2 courses, each from a different discipline.

D.  Mathematics
One course from Quantitative Reasoning, College Algebra or Statistics.

E.  Natural Sciences
A total of 2 courses, each from a different discipline, one must be a lab course.  See Majors/ Areas of Study for specific requirements.

F.  Social Science
A total of 2 courses, each from a different discipline. See Majors/ Areas of Study for specific requirements.

II.  Courses within Major:
12-20 Credits  (Some major courses also fulfill General Education requirements.  In such cases, the credits will only be counted once.)

III.  Electives: As needed to reach the 60 credit minimum.

Total:  Minimum 60 Credits 

This degree is designed for students who intend to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a baccalaureate degree (BA/BS). Students completing this curriculum will also satisfy the Michigan Transfer Agreement between two-year and four-year institutions in Michigan. General education and subject area requirements vary from one college or university to another. Prior to beginning any curriculum, students should contact an academic advisor to create an Educational Development Plan (EDP). You can contact an advisor in the Academic Advising Department, Gannon Building - Star Zone, by phone 517.483.1904 or 800.644.4522, ext. 1904, or by e-mail at eadvising@lcc.edu

Students should also contact the school to which they will transfer for specific transfer institution requirements.

PREREQUISITES: Students should see Course Descriptions for course prerequisite information.  See Academic Assessment and Placement Testing for Student Success for skills assessment and advising information.

Information about the Michigan Transfer Agreement between two-year and four-year institutions in Michigan is available at  http://www.lcc.edu/transfer/mta.aspx.  How LCC courses transfer to other Michigan schools can be found at http://www.michigantransfernetwork.org/.

Majors: Areas of Study

Click on the Area of Study below for the curricular guide which includes specific degree requirements.  Click here for information on how to use and interpret these curricular guides.

African-American History (0137)

International Studies (0252)

American Studies (0142)

Japanese (1627)

Anthropology (1621)

Journalism (1628)

Art Foundation (1716)

Literature (0124)

Art History (0746)

Music (1477)

Business and Accounting (1622)

Philosophy (0159)

Creative Writing (1623)

Political Science (0750)

Criminal Justice (0146)

Psychology (0215)

Economics (0230)

Religious Studies (0751)

Education (1624)

Social Science (0121)

French (1625)

Sociology (0753)

Geography (0749)

Spanish (1629)

German (1626)

Speech Communication (0136)

History (0197)

Theatre (1483)

Interdisciplinary Humanities (0119)

List of Elective Courses

Choose Elective Courses from the following list. Note: Not all courses on the list transfer to all colleges.

ACAD 101
ACCG
210, 211, 220, 221, 230, 240, 241, 250, 260, 271, 280, 290, 292
ANTH 270, 271, 275, 276
ARTS 102, 103, 130, 131, 132, 140, 141, 151, 162, 171, 173, 175, 195, 200, 201, 210, 211, 212, 229, 240, 251, 252, 253
ASTR 201
BIOL 120, 121, 125, 127, 128, 145, 201, 202, 203, 204, 210, 229, 260, 265, 270, 275, 276
BUSN 118, 201, 250, 251
CHDV 101, 111, 112, 113, 121, 189, 220, 221
CHEM 120, 125, 130, 135, 151, 152, 161, 162, 182, 192, 251, 252, 262, 272
CHIN 121, 122
CITD 250
CITF 110
CITN 120, 220
CITP 110
CITW 160, 175, 180
CJUS 101, 102, 103, 106, 126, 131, 134, 135, 201, 203, 204, 205, 250, 255
CPSC 131, 227, 230, 231, 260
DANC 101, 102, 103, 104, 201, 202, 203, 204
DMAC 120, 130, 260
ECON 120, 201, 202, 213, 260
EDUC 204, 220, 226, 228, 230
ENGL 122, 132, 201, 202, 203, 208, 211, 212, 220, 240, 245, 255, 256, 260, 266, 267, 270, 290
FREN 115, 116, 121, 122, 201, 202
GEOL 221, 222, 230
GERO 100
GRMN 115, 121, 122, 201, 202
HIST 150, 210, 211, 212, 214, 220, 230, 240, 250, 271
HONR 151, 152, 155, 156
HUMS 125, 140, 160, 213, 214, 215, 225, 260
HUSE 100

ISCI 121, 122, 131
JAPN 115, 116, 121, 122, 201, 202
JRNL 151, 251, 254
LEGL 215, 216
LING 230
MATH
112, 120, 121, 122, 126, 130, 141, 151, 152, 161, 162, 201, 202, 253, 254, 260, 281
MGMT 224, 225, 228, 234
MKTG 140, 200, 202, 221, 229
MUSC
101, 108, 119, 121, 122, 123, 124, 138, 143, 144, 145, 155, 156, 163, 164, 168, 181, 182, 183, 187, 188, 193, 194, 197, 199, 200, 233, 237, 240, 241, 246, 247, 253, 254, 270, 280, 292, 298
PFHW 105, 123, 163, 190
PFKN 105, 106, 170, 210, 250, 260
PHIL 151, 152, 153, 211, 212, 265
PHOT 101, 111
PHYS 120, 221, 222, 251, 252
POLS 120, 121, 201, 240, 250, 260, 270, 271
PSYC 175, 180, 200, 202, 203, 205, 209, 210, 221, 222, 240, 250
RELG 150, 211, 212, 241, 242, 250
SIGN 161, 162, 163, 164
SOCL 120, 185, 254, 255, 260
SOWK 101
SPAN 104, 106, 115, 116, 121, 122, 201, 202
SPCH 120, 130, 140, 260, 270, 280
STAT 170, 215
THEA 110, 114, 120, 131, 132, 141, 143, 150, 160, 171, 173, 181, 210, 220, 224, 233, 240, 285
WRIT 121, 122, 124, 127, 131, 132, 260, 264, 270, 276, 278, 279

A maximum of TWO credit hours from courses with any of the course codes listed below:
PFAQ, PFDA, PFFT, PFHW, PFSP,   PFWT

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