Jul 13, 2020  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

General Studies (A.S.)


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Program Advisor: Contact Holly Hicks, 371-5383, (hlhicks@actx.edu)

Associate in Science
Major Code - GENS.AS

Provides flexibility to create a customized degree program for which no other major at Amarillo College meets academic, occupational or personal development needs. The General Studies degree can be individually designed to enhance workplace skills, to meet specific transfer requirements of senior institutions and/or to provide a broad spectrum of educational experiences for those who are undecided about a major field of study. Students should consult with an advisor for course recommendations. 

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements (42 Semester Hours)


Mathematics - 3 Hours


Life & Physical Sciences/Institutional - 12 Hours


Language, Philosophy & Culture - 3 Hours


Creative Arts - 3 Hours


Social/Behavioral Sciences - 3 Hours


Major Course Requirements (18 Semester Hours)


It is suggested that these electives be 1) chosen to meet individual needs, or 2) chosen from the specific major of the college or university to which a student may transfer. It is recommended that students work closely with an advisor to determine appropriate classes.

Total (60 Semester Hours)


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