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General Studies (TDCJ), A.A.


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(CIP 24.0102)

281-756-3718

Purpose: The program is designed for the student who wishes to pursue a multidisciplinary academic program for personal enrichment, but who does not have a specific baccalaureate degree goal. However, in some academic areas, this program may meet the requirements for more advanced study. The student wishing to continue should consult with the receiving institution about transfer of courses. The Associate of Arts in General Studies fulfills the Texas statute which requires each public community college to offer a multidisciplinary degree.

First Year


First Semester


Semester Credits: 12


Second Semester


Semester Credits: 12


Third Semester


Semester Credits: 9


Second Year


First Semester


Semester Credits: 12


Second Semester


Semester Credits: 15


Total Minimum Credits required for the Associate of Arts - General Studies Degree: 60


+ Denotes core requirement. Speak with Department Chair or Pathways Advisor for proper course selection.

C Any General Academic Electives not taken as core curriculum. Students should consult with an advisor to determine electives based on the chosen field of study and preferred transfer institution.

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