Aug 16, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Education Basic Achievement & Core Requirements - Diploma


For more information please see the Academic Transfer and General Education Program Overview.  

Diploma Requirements


To complete a diploma at Central Community College a student must complete a minimum of 32 semester hours of credit, including nine credits in the General Education areas listed below. All courses must carry a course number of 1000 or greater.

Consultation with an adviser will assure that General Education courses apply toward diploma completion.

Basic Achievement Requirements


All graduates with a diploma will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. Graduates can meet the requirement by:

   1. Acquiring appropriate Mandatory Assessment Placement (MAP) scores in math, writing and reading.
  OR  
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0980 Math Essentials with a C or above.
    AND
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.

General Education Core Requirements


All graduates with a diploma will complete a minimum of 9 credits of General Education from the following:

  • GEN ED Group A: Communications 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group B: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group C: Life and Career Skills, D: Information & Technology Literacy or E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s)

Subtotal: 9