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Electives

Associate in Arts and Associate in Science Degrees

In addition to the courses specified as part of the General Education Core Curriculum, students may select electives from the following areas. Students can earn a maximum of 10 credits in career and technical areas for elective credit. Students are strongly advised to consult with a counselor or advisor and/or a transfer institution in selecting elective courses.

  • Accounting 1140, 1150, 2205, 2206, 2241, 2242, 2251, 2870*
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture 1100*
  • Art
  • Biology (except 2871)
  • Botany
  • Business (except 1111, 1120, 1161, 1170, 2200, 2220, 2860, 2865)
  • Business Law (except 2860, 2865)
  • Chemistry
  • Criminal Justice 1151, 1152, 1210, 2030, 2231, 2240*
  • Culinary Arts 1110*
  • Dance
  • Early Childhood Education and Care 1101, 2870*
  • Earth Science
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English (except 1105, 1110, 2863)
  • Fashion 1116, 1151, 1155, 1156, 1160, 1165, 1183, 1800, 2261, 2262*
  • Foreign Language: Arabic, Chinese (except 1800), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish
  • Geography
  • History (except 2270)
  • Horticulture 1101, 1110, 1800*
  • Human Services 1121*
  • Humanities
  • Interior Design 2870*
  • Mass Communication
  • Mathematics (except 1100, 1102, 1104, 1115, 1116)
  • Microbiology
  • Motion Picture/Television 1111, 2022*
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Photography 1105*
  • Physical Education (except 2863)
  • Physics (except 1800, 1953, 1963, 2800)
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Religious Studies
  • Social Science
  • Sociology
  • Speech Communication (except 1140)
  • Theater
  • Zoology

* All other courses in this subject are assigned to the career and
technical education category.