Liberal Arts Transfer (AALAT)

Associate in Arts

This program allows students to design a program of study to meet individual needs, and is a good option for students who are undecided about a major, or simply want to explore various areas in the arts and social sciences. This program allows for customization of coursework to meet the requirements of the transfer college or university. A counselor will assist in developing a program of study that meets all of the College's graduation requirements. A counselor can also help students determine interests, career and educational goals, as well as provide transfer and career information.

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2017-18 | 2018-19 | 2019-20

2019-2020 Academic Requirements

 This program allows students to design a program of study to meet individual needs, and is a good option for students who are undecided about a major, or simply want to explore various areas in the arts and social sciences. This program allows for customization of coursework to meet the requirements of the transfer college or university. A counselor will assist in developing a program of study that meets all of the College's graduation requirements. A counselor can also help students determine interests, career and educational goals, as well as provide transfer and career information.

Major Concentrations (1-5)
Complete 15 credits from the following: ANT, ARB, ART, CHN, COM, DAN, DRA, ECO, ENG, FRN, GEO, GRM, HST, HUM, JRN, MUS, PHL, PLS, PSY, SOC, SPN and YOG.

Communication Concentration (COM)
COM 102 Interpersonal Communication
COM 160 Voice and Articulation
COM 183 Persuasion
COM 210 Nonverbal Communication
COM 225 Intercultural Communication
 Eastern Michigan University, BA and BS degrees;
Central Michigan University, BS degree;
Savannah College of Art and Design, BFA degree;
Siena Heights, several BA and BFA degrees.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: Articulation Agreements.
Division
Humanities, Social & Behav Sci
Department
Humanities, Language & the Art
Advisors
See a counselor or faculty advisor from the area you are interested in studying.

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Select a concentration for requirements and total credits required for program.

Concentrations

First Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
ENG 111   Composition I 4
Elective(s)   Math 3
    Major Concentration 1 3
    Major Concentration 2 3
Total 13
Second Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
COM 101   Fundamentals of Speaking * 3
    Elective(s) 100-level or above transferrable courses 3
    Elective(s) 100-level or above transferrable courses 3
    Major Concentration 3 3
Elective(s)   Natural Sciences 3
Total 15
Third Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
ENG 226   Composition II 3
Elective(s)   Arts and Humanities 2 (not COM) 3
    Elective(s) 100-level or above transferrable courses 3
    Major Concentration 4 3
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 1 3
Total 15
Fourth Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
Elective(s)   Natural Sciences with Lab 3
    Elective(s) 100-level or above transferrable courses to reach a minimum of 60 credits 6
    Major Concentration 5 3
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 2 3
    General Education Elective(s) (0-2 credits) to reach a minimum 30 General Education credits 2
Total 17
Total Credits Required
60
First Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
COM 101   Fundamentals of Speaking * 3
COM 210   Nonverbal Communication 3
Elective(s)   Arts and Humanities 2 (not COM) 3
Elective(s)   Math 3
Total 12
Second Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
COM 102   Interpersonal Communication 3
COM 160   Voice and Articulation 3
ENG 111   Composition I 4
    Elective(s) 100-level or above transferrable courses 3
    Elective(s) 100-level or above transferrable courses 3
Total 16
Third Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
COM 183   Persuasion 3
ENG 226   Composition II 3
Elective(s)   Natural Sciences 3
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 1 3
    Elective(s) 100-level or above transferrable courses 3
Total 15
Fourth Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
COM 225   Intercultural Communication 3
Elective(s)   Natural Sciences with Lab 3
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 2 3
    Elective(s) 100-level or above transferrable courses to reach a minimum of 60 credits 6
    General Education Elective(s) (0-2 credits) to reach a minimum 30 General Education credits 2
Total 17
Total Credits Required
60

Footnotes:

*Satisfies one of the Arts and Humanities requirements.

A course counted for general education or program requirements may not also be counted for a Major Concentration. See an advisor for assistance in choosing courses.