Cowley College

Academic Info

Graduation Requirements

Associate of General Studies Degree

The 62 credit hours necessary to complete the Associate of General Studies degree:

Basic Skills (6 credit hours)

Course CodeCourse Name
ENG2211 Composition I (3)
ENG2212Composition II (3)
COM2711Public Speaking (3) or
COM2725Interpersonal Communication (3)

Computer Literacy (3 credit hours) select one:

Course CodeCourse Name
CAP1516Computer Applications
CAP1517Advanced Computer Applications
CIS1715Introduction to Computer Science
CIS1868Java Programming
CIS1876C Programming
CGA2013Intro to Computer Graphics (Art, Graphic Design, and Mass Communications majors)
CAP1722 Microsoft Word
CAP1749Microsoft Excel
CAP1752Microsoft Access

Humanities (6 credit hours)

No more than one course from each department will count toward the division requirements. Studio and performance courses cannot be included.

Course CodeCourse Name
ART2111Art Appreciation
ART2141Art History I
ART2142Art History II
FOL2330Spanish I
FOL2331Spanish II
FOL2343Chinese Language and Culture I
HIS6411United States History to 1877
HIS6412United States History since 1865
HIS6420World History I
HIS6421World History II
HUM2921 Integrated Humanities
LIT2511Introduction to Literature
LIT2531African American Literature
LIT2550American Literature I
LIT2551American Literature II
LIT2560 English Literature I
LIT2561 English Literature II
LIT2563

Gender And Genre: Women's Literature Past And Present

LIT2565Dramatic Literature
LIT2567

Ethnicity And Identity: Native American Literature

MIN6440Women and Health
MIN6442Cultural Minorities in the United States
MUS2611Music Appreciation
MUS2619World Music
PHO6447Introduction to Philosophy
PHO6460Ethics
REL6430Comparative Religions
REL6432Survey of the Old Testament
REL6434Survey of the New Testament
REL6436Life and Teaching of Christ
THE2730Theatre Appreciation

Social Sciences (6 credit hours)

No more than one course from each department will count toward the division requirements.

Course CodeCourse Name
ANT6911 Cultural Anthropology
ECO6113Principles of Macroeconomics
ECO6114 Principles of Microeconomics
GEG6120Principles of Geography
POL6611American National Government
POL6612State and Local Government
PSY6711General Psychology
PSY6712 Developmental Psychology
SOC6811 Principles of Sociology
SOC6816Social Problems
SOC6817 Human Sexuality
SOC6823Marriage & Family Relations

Mathematics (3 credit hours)

Course CodeCourse Name
MTH 4410Intermediate Algebra or any higher level math class

Natural Science (1 lab science) (5 credit hours)

Course CodeCourse Name
BIO4111Principles of Biology
BIO4118Environmental Biology (3)
BIO4125 General Biology I
BIO4135General Biology II
BIO4148Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
BIO4148Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
BIO4150Human Anatomy and Physiology
BIO4151Anatomy and Physiology Enhancement (1)
BIO4160Microbiology
CHM4211General Chemistry
CHM4220Chemistry I
CHM4230Chemistry II
CHM4250Organic Chemistry I
CHM4251Organic Chemistry II
GEO4311Geology
GEO4312Meteorology (3)
PHS4511Physical Science
PHS4530Introductory Astronomy
PHS4550General Physics I
PHS4551General Physics II
PHS4560Engineering Physics I
PHS4561Engineering Physics II

Health & Physical Education (1 credit hour)

Course CodeCourse Name
ALH 5211 Basic First Aid
ALH6312Personal Health and Community Hygiene (3)
ALH6323 First Aid and CPR
ALH6324Basic First Aid and CPR
HPR6325Lifetime Fitness

Any Physical Education activity course

General Electives (32 credit hours)