ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN FAMILY & CONSUMER SCIENCE

The associate of science degree in Family & Consumer Science provides a core program for students, preparing them for transfer opportunities in the following areas: human development and family relations, food and nutrition, family economics and resource management, and general family and consumer science.

Degree Requirements

General Education Requirements

Class Description Credits
Communication
ENG 150 Introduction to Literature 3
ENG 151 Freshman Compostion 3
SPH 153 Introduction to Speech 3
Total: 9
Information & Technology Literacy
ICT 150 Introduction to Computers 3
Total: 3
Critical Thinking
MAT 151 Intermediate Algebra 3
PHSCI 150/150L Physical Science 4
Total: 7
Global Awareness & Cultural Competence
Select one 3 credit course from the following options and HIS 162 for a total of six (6) credits
HIS 150 American History I 3
HIS 151 American History II 3
HIS 170 World Civilization I 3
HIS 171 World Civilization II 3
HIS 162 Pacific History
(required)
3
Total: 6
Personal Development & Responsibility
PSY 150 Introduction to Psychology 3
OR
HEA 150 Introduction to Health Science 3
Total: 3
Total GER Credits: 28

Core Foundational Requirements

Class Description Credits
BIO 180/180L Biology I & Lab 4
PSY 250 Human Development 3
Total Core Foundational Credits: 7

Co-Foundational Requirements

Class Description Credits
AGR 100 I Practical Job Experience I 1
AGR 100 II Practical Job Experience II 1
AGR 152 Survey of Community and Natural Resources 3
AGE 150 Agriculture Economics 3
FAM 250 Family Finance 3
FAM 260 Parenting: Models for Guiding & Nurturing Children 3
NUT 150 Nutrition 3
Total Co-Foundational Credits: 17

Program Requirements

Class Description Credits
MAT 260 Intro to Statistics 3
HSV 150 Intro to Human Services 3
BIO 181/181L Biology II & Lab 4
Total Program Credits: 10

Total Credits

Class Credits
General Education Requirements 28
Core Foundational Requirements 7
Co-Foundational Requirements 17
Program Requirements 10
Total Credits: 62