Official 2017-2018 College Catalog by Richland Community College

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Page 53 of Official 2017-2018 College Catalog

51 associate in science as degree the associate in science as degree is designed to provide two academic years of college study for transfer to a four-year university or upper-division college toward a bachelor of science degree see the student transfer handbook available in the student services center workforce development institute room 107 for additional advice group requirements area of concentration courses may be counted toward satisfaction of group requirements a communications 9 semester hours b fine arts/humanities at least one course selected from each area 6-7 semester hours c social science selected from 2 or more disciplines 6-7 semester hours d life/physical science at least one course selected from each area 10-11 semester hours e mathematics 7-8 semester hours area of concentration a two 2 or more courses completing one or more sequences in a specified subject area such as accounting geography psychology physical education physics or any other specific subject area except those listed in “b” and “c” below or b four 4 or more courses completing one or more sequences in the specific subject areas of biology chemistry or mathematics or c four 4 or more courses in a broad field other than those listed in “b” above such as business general science or social science for the student who does not desire to pursue a specific subject area general education – 38-42 semester hours courses in the student’s area of concentration do not count toward those requirements total credits required – 60 semester hours in courses numbered 100 and above students transferring credit to richland should see regulations concerning transfer students cumulative grade point average – 2.00 “c” or better for all work applicable toward the degree that was completed at richland richland community college catalog 2017-2018