MCC CURRICULUM OVERVIEW

LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES: GENERAL STUDIES

A.S. DEGREE - Transfer Program

Program Code: LA04

Distribution Requirements
Credit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - BASIC COMMUNICATION (SUNY-BC) ELECTIVE
3
MTH 150 - Survey of Mathematics OR higher#
3-4
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - NATURAL SCIENCES (SUNY-NS) ELECTIVE
3-4
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
First Semester Total:
15-17
SECOND SEMESTER
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - SOCIAL SCIENCES (SUNY-SS) ELECTIVE
3
ANY SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVE*
3-4
ANY SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVE*
3-4
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
Second Semester Total:
15-17
THIRD SEMESTER
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - HUMANITIES (SUNY-H) OR
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - THE ARTS (SUNY-A) ELECTIVE*
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - AMERICAN HISTORY (SUNY-AH) OR
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - WESTERN CIVILIZATION (SUNY-WC) ELECTIVE
3
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
Third Semester Total:
15
FOURTH SEMESTER
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - OTHER WORLD CIVILIZATIONS (SUNY-OWC) ELECTIVE
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - FOREIGN LANGUAGES (SUNY-FL) OR
ANY SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVE*
3
MCC GENERAL EDUCATION - HEALTH AND WELLNESS (MCC-HW) ELECTIVE ***
3
MCC GENERAL EDUCATION - VALUES AND ETHICS (MCC-VE) ELECTIVE** OR
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
MCC GENERAL EDUCATION - TECHNOLOGICAL LITERACY (MCC-TL) ELECTIVE** OR
OPEN ELECTIVE
3
Fourth Semester Total:
15
TOTAL CREDITS:
60-64
*Excluding courses in music performance, studio art, and drama currently listed as qualifying for SUNY-Arts.
**Only required if VE or TL outcomes are not covered by other courses completed in the degree.
***MCC-HW course option could be 2-credits if student can complete the minimum 60 credits for graduation.
#MTH 150 or any other SUNY-M course with a higher number.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
- Students seeking to complete this degree must complete at least two 200-level courses among their normal course-load selection.
- Mandatory advising required: Students should consult with an advisor prior to selecting appropriate elective courses. The counsel and consent of the student’s advisor is important in the final selection.

Revised: 8/2/2018

Program Page Printed on: 01/25/2020