AGS Degree Requirements

To receive an AGS degree a student must:

  1. Maintain a 2.0 GPA on all work applicable for the AGS degree.
  2. A minimum of 1/3 of the semester credit hours applicable to the degree being pursued must be completed at DMACC. No more than 43 transfer semester credit hours may be applied toward the degree.
  3. Complete a minimum of 64 semester credit hours.
  4. Satisfy the following core requirements:

1. Communications - 3 credits

ENG 105, 106, 108
COM 703
ADM 157

Students who intend to transfer to a four-year institution are advised to take ENG 105 and 106.

2.Social & Behavioral Sciences/Humanities - 3 credits

AGB 101 2
ANT 100, 105
ART 101, 184, 186
​COM 146, ​148
DRA 101
ECN 120, 130
FLA 141, 142, 241, 242
FLC 141, 142, 241, 242
FLF 151, 152, 241, 242
FLG 141, 142, 241, 242
FLI 141, 142, 241, 242
FLJ 141, 142, 241, 242
FLS 151, 152, 181, 241, 242, 281
GEO 111, 125, 124
HIS 112, 113, 150, 153, 257
HUM 120, 116, 121
​JOU 113, ​114
LIT 101, 110, 111, 130, 142, 150, 151, 166, 185, 188, 190, 193
MGT 145
MUS 100, 102, 202, 205
PHI 101, 105, 110
POL 111, 112, 121, 125, 171
PSY 111, 121, 241, 251, 261, 102
REL 101
SOC 110, 115, 120, 200

3. Mathematics or Sciences - 3 credits

ANT​ ​202
ENV 115, 116 (if student has credit for ENV 115), 145
BIO 104, 112, 113, 135, 138, 156, 164, 168, 173, 186, 732, 733, 734
BUS 211, 112
CHM 105, 122, 132, 165, 175, 263, 273
ELT 106, 108
MAT 110, 114, 116, 121, 129, 130, 141, 157, 162, 166, 211, 217, 219, 227, 772, 773
PHY 106, 160, 161, 213, 223, 710
PHS 152, 166

4. Distributed Requirement - 4 credits

SDV 108 or HON 101 and students must select the remaining 3 credits from any of the courses listed above in sections A, B or C or SPC 101, SPC 126 or ELT 368.

5. ELECTIVES - 51 credits

Total AAS Degree Requirements - 64 credits

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