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WHY STUDY GENERAL STUDIES AT NC?

The General Studies degree prepares students for transfer to a four year college or university. Students study a balanced program of humanities, mathematics, science, and social science courses as a foundation for further learning. Students are urged to consult with an academic advisor or counselor to ensure that the courses selected meet Navarro College requirements and those of the four year college or university to which transfer is intended.

Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will be able to:

 

  • demonstrate critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • analyze intricate problems involving unclear possibilities.
  • employ effective methods of research.
  • apply information literacy skills.
  • effectively use written and oral communication skills.
  • discuss the differences in human cultures.

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Course Requirements

ENGLISH

6 Credit Hours 

 

GOVERNMENT

6 Credit Hours

 

AMERICAN HISTORY

6 Credit Hours

 

COMPUTER SCIENCE

6 Credit Hours

 

SPEECH

6 Credit Hours

 

CREATIVE ARTS

3 Credit Hours

 

LIFE / PHYSICAL SCIENCE

8 Credit Hours

 

MATHEMATICS

Associate in Arts Degree = 3 Credit Hours
Associate in Sciences Degree = 6 Credit Hours

 

SOCIAL BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE

3 Credit Hours

 

LANGUAGE / PHILOSOPHY / CULTURE

3 Credit Hours

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGE

Associate in Arts Degree = 4-8 Credit Hours

 

COURSES FROM MAJOR AREA / ELECTIVES

Associate in Arts Degree = 7-12 Credit Hours
Associate in Science Degree = 13 Credit Hours

OFFERED ON CAMPUS

Corsicana  |  Waxahachie  |  Midlothian  |  Mexia  |  Online

DEGREE PLANS OFFERED
General Studies (AA)60 credit hours
General Studies (AS)60 credit hours

NEXT TERM: SPRING 16-WEEK & 1st 8-WEEK

November 6 - January 10Registration
Payment due by January 10 at 5 p.m.
COLLEGE CLOSED FOR WINTER HOLIDAYS: DECEMBER 21 - JANUARY 1
January 16 - 17Late Registration
Payment due by January 17 at 5 p.m.
January 16Classes start
DEGREE & TRANSFER OPTIONS
Complete your degree and begin your career or transfer to a 4-year college to continue your studies.

 

Have transfer credits from another college or university? Send your official transcript(s) to the Office of Admissions & Records at 3200 W. 7th Avenue, Corsicana, TX 75110

ACCREDITATION
Navarro College is accredited by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees; approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; and is a member of the Texas Association of Community Colleges and the American Association of Community Colleges.
PROGRAM CONTACT INFORMATION

Dean’s Office, Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7496

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