A.A. Undecided

Graduation Requirements:

  • 60 successfully completed hours
  • 2.00 GPA
  • At least 12 semester hours taken at Iowa Central
  • Enrolled during the semester of graduation and pay $25 graduation fee

Course Schedule

A.A. Degree

I. Communication: English/Speech (9 hours required)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ENG-105 Composition I
3.0
ENG-106 Composition II
3.0
SPC-112 Public Speaking
3.0
*These credits can only be used for Category V
SPC-122 Interpersonal Communication
3.0
SPC-132 Group Communication
3.0
     

II. Math and Science (8 hours required - 1 course from each of the following 2 areas)

 

Math

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
MAT-111 Math for Liberal Arts
4.0
MAT-120 College Algebra
3.0
MAT-127 College Algebra & Trigonometry
5.0
MAT-130 Trigonometry
3.0
MAT-140 Finite Math
3.0
MAT-156 Statistics I
3.0
MAT-157 Statistics I
4.0
MAT-158 Statistics II
3.0
MAT-159 Statistics Laboratory
1.0
MAT-165 Business Calculus
3.0
MAT-210 Calculus I
4.0
 

Science

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
BIO-102 Introduction to Biology
3.0
BIO-103 Introduction to Biology Lab
1.0
BIO-112 General Biology I
4.0
BIO-113 General Biology II
4.0
BIO-168 Human Anatomy & Physiology I w/lab
4.0
BIO-173 Human Anatomy & Physiology II w/lab
4.0
CHM-110 Introduction to Chemistry
3.0
CHM-111 Introduction to Chemistry Lab
1.0
CHM-165 General Chemistry I
4.0
CHM-175 General Chemistry II
4.0
ENV-111 Environmental Science
4.0
PHS-120 Exploring Physical Science
4.0
PHS-125 Physical Science
4.0
PHS-172 Physical Geology
4.0
PHY-162 College Physics I
4.0
PHY-212 Classical Physics I
5.0
 

III. Social Science (9 hours required - 1 course from at least 2 of the following 3 areas)

 

Human Relations

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ANT-105 Cultural Anthropology
3.0
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology
3.0
PSY-121 Developmental Psychology
3.0
PSY-251 Social Psychology
3.0
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology
3.0
SOC-115 Social Problems
3.0
SOC-120 Marriage and Family
3.0
SOC-200 Minority Group Relations
3.0
 

Civic Responsibility

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
GEO-121 World Regional Geography
3.0
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics
3.0
ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics
3.0
POL-111 American National Government
3.0
POL-112 American State and Local Government
3.0
POL-121 International Relations
3.0
 

History

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
HIS-112 Western Civilization: Ancient to Early Modern
4.0
HIS-113 Western Civilization: Early Modern to Present
4.0
HIS-151 U.S. History to 1877
3.0
HIS-152 U.S. History since 1877
3.0
 

IV. Humanities (9 hours required - 1 course from at least 2 of the following 4 areas)

 

Aesthetic Perspectives

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ART-101 Art Appreciation
3.0
ART-133 Drawing
3.0
ART-151 Design I
3.0
ART-203 Art History I
3.0
ART-204 Art History II
3.0
DRA-101 Intro to Theatre
3.0
DRA-130 Acting I
3.0
ENG-221 Creative Writing
3.0
HUM-113 Exploring the Humanities
3.0
LIT-101 Intro to Literature
3.0
LIT-114 American Literature
3.0
LIT-155 Modern World Fiction
3.0
MUS-104 Exploring Music
3.0
SPC-140 Oral Interpretation
3.0
 

Ethical/Religious Studies

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
HUM-185 Technology & Social Change
3.0
PHI-101 Intro to Philosophy
3.0
PHI-145 Intro to Ethical Conflicts
3.0
REL-105 Intro to Religion
3.0
 

Cultural Studies

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
CLS-130 African Cultures
3.0
CLS-141 Middle Eastern History & Culture
3.0
CLS-150 Latin American History & Culture
3.0
CLS-165 Understanding Culture - Japan
3.0
CLS-167 Understanding Culture - China
3.0
CLS-170 Russian History & Culture
3.0
CLS-181 American Diversity
3.0
CLS-210 Cultures in Transition
3.0
 

Modern Languages

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ASL-131 American Sign Language I
3.0
ASL-161 American Sign Language II
3.0
FLC-141 Elementary Chinese I
4.0
FLC-142 Elementary Chinese II
4.0
FLF-141 Elementary French I
4.0
FLF-142 Elementary French II
4.0
FLG-141 Elementary German I
4.0
FLG-142 Elementary German II
4.0
FLG-241 Intermediate German I
4.0
FLG-242 Intermediate German II
4.0
FLS-141 Elementary Spanish I
4.0
FLS-142 Elementary Spanish II
4.0
FLS-241 Intermediate Spanish I
4.0
FLS-242 Intermediate Spanish II
4.0
FLS-271 Advanced Spanish I
4.0
FLS-272 Advanced Spanish II
4.0
   

V. Distributed Requirements (5 additional hours from categories I through IV)

 

VI. Institutional Requirement (1 hour required)

SDV-107 Health Science College Experience
1.0
SDV-108 The College Experience
1.0
SDV-116 Strategies for Online Success
1.0
SDV-118 The Online Experience
3.0
 

VII. Institutional Requirement (3 hours required)

CSC-110 Introduction to Computers
3.0
CSC-162 C++
4.0
EDU-255 Technology in the Classroom
3.0
NET-110 Microcomputer Fundamentals
3.0
 

VIII. Electives
(16 hours required - 16 hours may be selected from Arts & Sciences courses or 16 hours of vocational courses may be used)

ACC-111 Introduction to Accounting
3.0
ADM-105 Intro to Keyboarding
1.0
ADM-142 Desktop Publishing
3.0
AGA-390 Introduction to Renewable Resources
3.0
AGB-133 Introduction to Agricultural Business
3.0
AGB-235 Introduction to Agricultural Markets
3.0
AGH-112 Introduction to Turf Grass Management
3.0
ART-115 Graphic Design
3.0
ART-143 Painting I
3.0
ART-173 Ceramics
3.0
ART-184 Photography
3.0
ART-191 Darkroom Photography
1.0
BCA-122 Basic Word Processing
1.0
BCA-146 Basic Spreadsheets
1.0
BCA-164 Basic Databases
1.0
BCA-174 Basic Presentation Software
1.0
BIO-151 Nutrition
3.0
BUS-102 Introduction to Business
3.0
BUS-130 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
3.0
BUS-185 Business Law I
3.0
COM-157 Newspaper Production
1.0
CRJ-100 Introduction to Criminal Justice
3.0
EDU-213 Introduction to Education
3.0
ENG-221 Creative Writing
3.0
HSC-113 Medical Terminology
2.0
HSV-162 Introduction to Human Disabilities & Services
3.0
HSV-220 Introduction to Counseling Theories
3.0
MGT-101 Principles of Management
3.0
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing
3.0
MUS-120 Music Theory I
3.0
MUS-140 Concert Choir
1.0
MUS-145 Concert Band
1.0
MUS-149 Pep Band
1.0
PEC-107 Sports and Society
2.0
PEC-110 Coaching Ethics, Tech. & Theory
1.0
PEC-111 Tech. & Theory of Coaching
2.0
PEC-115 Athletic Development and Human Growth
1.0
PEC-121 Body Structure & Function
2.0
PEC-123 Anatomy for Coaching
1.0
PEC-127 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
2.0
PEH-141 First Aid
2.0
PEH-175 Sports Psychology
2.0
PEH-185 Contemporary Health Issues
3.0
PEV-101 Varsity Sports Conditioning
1.0
PEV-105 Varsity Sports Participation
1.0
PEV-156 Drill Team
1.0
PEV-190 Varsity Spirit Squad
1.0
PSY-112 Psychology of Human Relations
3.0
PSY-241 Abnormal Psychology
3.0
PSY-281 Educational Psychology
3.0
SDV-195 Student Government
1.0
SDV-196 Getting Involved
1.0
SOC-140 Human Behavior in the Social Environment
3.0
SOC-150 Introduction to Human Services
3.0
* = A prerequisite course required
 

You may also take courses with the following prefixes:

ACC
Accounting
ADM
Administration Assistant
AG_
All Agricultural Courses
ART
Art
ASL
American Sign Language
AUT
Automotive Technology
BPT
Bioprocess Technology
MMS
Mass Media Studies
ADM
Administrative Assistant
BCA
Business Computer Applications
BIO
Biology
BPT
Business Technology
BUS
Business
CAD
Computer Aided Drafting
CHM
Chemistry
CIS
Computer Programming
CLS
Cultural Studies
CON
Construction
CRJ
Criminal Justice
CRR
Auto Body Collision Repair
DRA
Film and Theatre
DSL
Diesel Technology
EDU
Education
EGT
Engineering Technology
ELE
Electrical Technology
EMS
Emergency Medical Services
ENG
English Composition
ENV
Environmental Science
FIR
Fire Science
FL_
All Foreign Language Courses
GRA
Graphic Communications
HSA
Health Care Administration
HCM
Hospitality/Culinary Management
HSC
Health Services
HSV
Human Services
HUM
Humanities
IND
Industrial Technology
LIT
Literature
MAT
Mathematics
MFG
Manufacturing
MGT
Management
MKT
Marketing
MMS
Mass Media Studies
MUA
Music-Applied
MUS
General Music
NET
Computer Networking
PEC
Coaching Officiating
PEH
General Physical Education & Health
PET
Physical Education Training
PEV
Intercollegiate Physical Education
PHT
Professional Photography
PHY
Physics
PSY
Psychology
SDV
Student Development
SOC
Sociology
SPC
Speech
WEL
Welding

Staff

Jennifer Condon Dean, Liberal Arts 515-574-1190 condon@iowacentral.edu
Tracy Crippin-Haake Associate, Liberal Arts 515-574-1192 crippin@iowacentral.edu
Jenny Shivers Associate, Liberal Arts 515-574-1252 shivers@iowacentral.edu