Associate in General Education [A10300]

(Courses for this A.A.S. degree program are offered day, evening, online and/or hybrid)
 
Hours/Week
Sem Hrs
 
Class
Lab
Credit
General Education Core (44 Semester Hours Credit)*
 

English Composition (6 Semester Hours Credit)

The following course is required :

ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 3
The second composition course must be selected from the following:
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disc
3 0 3
ENG 114 Prof. Research & Reporting 3 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts (3 Semester Hours Credit )**

Select one course from those listed below.

ART 111 Art Appreciation 3 0 3
ART 114 Art History Survey I 3 0 3
ART 115 Art History Survey II 3 0 3
DRA 111 Theatre Appreciation 3 0 3
ENG 231 American Literature I 3 0 3
ENG 232 American Literature II 3 0 3
ENG 242 British Literature II 3 0 3
HUM 110 Technology & Society 3 0 3
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3 0 3
MUS 110 Music Appreciation
3 0 3
PHI 215 Philosophical Issues 3 0 3
PHI 240 Introduction to Ethics 3 0 3
REL 110 World Religions 3 0 3
REL 221 Religion in America 3 0 3
SPA 111 Elementary Spanish I 3 0 3
SPA 112 Elementary Spanish II 3 0 3
SPA 211 Intermediate Spanish I 3 0 3
SPA 212 Intermediate Spanish II 3 0 3
Introductory foreign language courses (SPA 111) cannot be used to satisfy this requirement; however, these courses are credited under Other Required Hours.
Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 Semester Hours Credit)
Select one course from those listed below.
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 3
ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 3
GEO 111 World Regional Geography 3 0 3
HIS 111 World Civilizations I 3 0 3
HIS 131 American History I 3 0 3
HIS 132 American History II 3 0 3
HIS 236 North Carolina History 3 0 3
POL 120 American Government 3 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology
3 0 3
PSY 241 Developmental Psychology 3 0 3
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology
3 0 3
SOC 225 Social Diversity 3 0 3
Natural Sciences/Mathematics (3 Semester Hours Credit)
Natural Sciences
BIO 110 Principles of Biology 3 3 4
BIO 111 General Biology I 3 3 4
BIO 112 General Biology II 3 3 4
CHM 151 General Chemistry I 3 3 4
CHM 152 General Chemistry II 3 3 4
GEL 111 Introductory Geology 3 2 4
PHY 110 Conceptual Physics 3 0 3
PHY 110A Conceptual Physics Lab 0 2 1
PHY 151 College Physics I 3 2 4
PHY 152 College Physics II 3 2 4

OR

Mathematics
Select one course from the following:

CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 3
CIS 115 Intro. to Programming & Logic 2 2 3
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy 2 2 3
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I 3 2 4
MAT 171 Precalculus Algebra 3 0 3
MAT 172 Precalculus Trigonometry 3 0 3
MAT 271 Calculus I 3 2 4
MAT 272 Calculus II 3 2 4
 
Other Required Courses to earn Associate in General Education Degree
(49 - 50 Semester Hours Credit)*
49-50 SHC must be selected from any college level course, that is, all courses in the Randolph Community College catalog numbered 100 or above, except those with a COE prefix. Students must meet all prerequisite requirements as specified.
ACA ACC AHR ALT ARC ART
ARS ATR ATT AUB AUC AUM
AUT BIO BUS CHM CIS CJC
COM CSC CTS DBA DES DFT
DRA ECO EDU EGR ELC ELN
ENG GEL GEO GRA GRD HEA
HIS HMT HUM HYD INT ISC
JOU LDD LOG MAC MAT MEC
MED MKT MNT MUS NET NOS
OST PED PHI PHO PHY POL
PSY REL SCI SEC SOC SPA
TRN WEB WLD      
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS CREDIT 64-65

Students who are awaiting admission into the Associate Degree Nursing, Radiography, Physical Therapist Assistant, Cosmetology, or Medical Assisting programs may enroll in the Associate in General Education (AGE) curriculum.

 


Federal Financial Aid Guidelines for AGE Students

Students receiving financial who are in the AGE program and awaiting admission into the Nursing or Radiography programs should limit taking courses to only those that transfer into the Nursing or Radiography programs to avoid jeopardizing financial aid eligibility.

For additional information, please review the Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy, particularly the Maximum Timeframe requirements, in the Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs section of this catalog or by visiting www.randolph.edu/financial-aid/satisfactory-academic-progress.html. You may also contact the Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs at 336-633-0200.

Additional Information

Enrolling in the courses listed is NOT an admission requirement for the Associate Degree Nursing program nor a requirement for the Radiography program. It is NOT a requirement to graduate from the AGE program in order to be admitted into any of the degree programs listed.

Affiliating clinical agencies may require a criminal background check and drug screening as a prerequisite for clinical learning experiences. Positive results can result in the clinical agency denying the student access to clinical practice in the facility. Any student who is denied access to any clinical facility will not be allowed to progress in the Associate Degree Nursing program or Radiography program.