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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Sciences, A.A.

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GPA 2.00

Minimum Graduation Requirements (60 credit hours)

C or Better on All Courses Toward the Major

Social Science Core (12 credit hours)

Social Science Electives (12 credit hours)

  • Criminal Justice Credits: 3 hours
  • History Credits: 3 hours
  • Psychology Credits: 3 hours
  • Sociology or Economics Credits: 3 hours

Additional Requirements (18 credit hours)

  • General Electives Credits: 18 hours

VALUES Core (18 credit hours)

Vocation, Application, and Learning in the Undergraduate Experience for Students

Chowan VALUES (9 credit hours)

*Social and Behavioral Science VALUES (3 credit hours)

*Scientific and Mathematical Values (3 credit hours)


To qualify for an associate degree, a student must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours, meet the university’s VALUES Core requirements, and meet any specific requirements of the major.

Students can “double count” up to 3 credit hours of these 9 credit hours for both their major and general education.

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