Bachelor of Science

The Bachelor of Science (BS) degree prepares adults for career change, professional advancement or graduate education, while providing personal enrichment. Students develop a broad knowledge of general education disciplines while developing a greater depth of knowledge in particular applied areas of interest.


Subject Area/Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 60
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
  • English Composition I (ENC-101)
  • English Composition II (ENC-102)
  • College Mathematics
  • Electives in Intellectual and Practical Skills
B. Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World 15
  • Critical Thinking for Homeland Security (HLS-355)
  • Natural Sciences
  • Humanities/Social Sciences/Natural Sciences/Math or Interdisciplinary Elective
C. Personal and Social Responsibility 12
  • Cultural Diversity in the US (SOC-322)
  • Diversity/Global Literacy
  • Responsible Ethical Leadership
  • Ethics or Diversity Elective
D. General Education Electives 18
II. Area of Study 33
Learner-Designed Area of Study (33)
III. Free Electives 27
Total 120 credits

Transfer Your Credit

Have you attended college before? If so, you may be able to transfer credits earned at other regionally accredited colleges or universities. The College also offers a variety of other ways to earn credit - all designed around the needs of adult learners, like you.

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