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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.

Advising Sheets

Note: Advising sheets subject to change. Seek Assistance from your Academic Advisor prior to registration.

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