Associate of Arts Degree - Communication Designation

Course Requirements 

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredits
COM 115 Public Speaking 1 3
ENG 121 English Composition I : GT-CO1 1,2 3
MAT 120 Math for Liberal Arts: GT-MA1 1,3 4
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4) 3
Elective 3
 Subtotal16
Second Semester
ENG 122 English Composition II: GT-CO2 2 3
COM 125 Interpersonal Communication 3
Guaranteed Tranfer History Course (GT-HI1) 3
Elective 3
Guaranteed Transfer Natural & Physical Sciences Course (GT-SC1) 4
 Subtotal16
Third Semester
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4) 3
COM 220 Intercultural Communication: GT-SS3 3
Guaranteed Transfer History or Social & Behavioral Sciences Course (GT-HI1, GT-SS1, GT-SS2, GT-SS3) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Social & Behavioral Sciences Course (GT-SS1, GT-SS2, GT-SS3) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Natural & Physical Sciences Course (GT-SC1 or GT-SC2) 3
 Subtotal15
Fourth Semester
COM 217 Group Communication 3
Communication Course 3
Guaranteed Transfer History or Social & Behavioral Sciences Course (GT-HI1, GT-SS1, GT-SS2, GT-SS3) 3
Elective 4
 Subtotal13
 Total Credits60
1

 Building Block Course

2

Students can take ENG 122 and an additional GT-CO3 course instead of ENG 121 and ENG 122.

3

 Guaranteed Transfer Math Course (GT-MA1); MAT 120 recommended.

Electives

Advanced Academic Achievement
Accounting Principles I
Accounting Principles II
ANT - all courses
ARA - all courses 111 and higher
ART - all courses
ASL - all courses 121 and higher
AST - all courses
BIO - all courses
Introduction to Business
Legal Environment of Business
Business Communication and Report Writing
Business Statistics
CHE - all courses
CHI - all courses 111 and higher
Introduction to PC Applications
COM - all courses
Introduction to Criminal Justice: GT-SS3
DAN & PED - all courses (up to 4 credits total)
Introduction to Early Childhood Education
Introduction to Early Childhood Education Techniques
Nutrition, Health and Safety
ECE Child Growth and Development
Administration: Human Relations for Early Childhood Education
ECO - all courses
Introduction to Education
ENG - all courses 121 and higher
Environmental Science with Lab: GT-SC1
FRE - all courses 111 and higher
GEO - all courses
GER - all courses 111 and higher
GEY - all courses
HIS - all courses
HUM - all courses
Human Nutrition
ITA - all courses 111 and higher
JOU - all courses
JPN - all courses 111 and higher
LIT - all courses
MAT - all courses 120 and higher
MGD - all courses
MUS - all courses
PHI - all courses
PHY - all courses
POS - all courses
PSY - all courses
Integrated Science with Lab: GT-SC1
Integrated Science II with Lab: GT-SC1
SOC - all courses
SPA - all courses 111 and higher
THE - all courses
WST - all courses

NOTE: Additional COM courses beyond the 4 courses (12 credit hours) identified above in the Additional Required Courses section may not count toward the Communication major at the receiving four-year institution.