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General Studies
Major Code: GS10
Associate in General Studies
AGS, ALS, and AGE (General Associate Degree)

The Associate in General Studies degree is designed primarily for students who have chosen to pursue a broad general program rather than a specific occupational-oriented or baccalaureate-oriented program.

  1. College Requirements
    1. Semester Hours: a total of 60 semester hours or more completed as specified in the following sections.
    2. Grade-Points: a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 2.0 (C average) in all course work taken, regular student status, and in good standing.
    3. Academic Residency: meet the college's academic residency requirement: a minimum of 15 semester hours in courses must have been achieved at Waubonsee, excluding CLEP and proficiency credits.
  2. General Education Requirements21
    1. Communications9
      • Communications: Any 100-level COM course
      • English: Any 100-level ENG course
    2. Social and Behavioral Science6
      • Anthropology
      • Economics
      • Geography
      • History
      • Political Science
      • Psychology
      • Sociology
    3. Physical and Life Sciences/Mathematics3
      • Astronomy
      • Biology
      • Chemistry
      • Earth Science
      • Geography
      • Geology
      • Mathematics
      • Physics
    4. Humanities and Fine Arts3
      • Art
      • Chinese
      • English
      • Film Studies
      • French
      • German
      • History
      • Humanities
      • Japanese
      • Music
      • Philosophy
      • Sign Language
      • Spanish
      • Theatre
  3. Elective Requirements39
    Select electives from courses numbered 100-299 in any discipline.

Program Total60