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Requirements

Associate in Science (Transfer Degree)

In addition to the General Requirements for Degrees listed on page 4 of the ICC Catalog, candidates for the Associate in Science Degree must complete at least 60 semester hours of TRANSFER CREDIT courses including the General Education requirements listed below. Students must maintain an overall grade point average of 2.00 (C). Courses labeled OC (Occupational Credit) in Course Descriptions (page 218) may not be applied to degree requirements. Check current IAI transfer status by confirming at www.iTransfer.org. See pages 9 and 10 of the ICC Catalog for further IAI description.

All students who earn the Associate in Science Degree must complete the specific degree requirements in effect for the AS degree at the time they apply for graduation.

A. English (6 semester hours)
ENGL 110 and 111

To fulfill this requirement, a student must receive a grade of C or better in each of the two courses.

B. Communication (3 semester hours)
COMM 110

C. Social Science (9 semester hours)
These courses must be taken in at least two of the following disciplines:

  1. Economics: ECON 110, 111
  2. Geography: GEOG 112 or 113, 116, 118, 200
  3. History/International Studies: HIST 117, 118, 201, 202, 231, INTST 130, 134
  4. Political Science: POLSC 115, 119, 120, 122, 124
  5. Psychology: PSY 110, 202, 210*, 220
  6. Social Science: SSC 111 or INTST 140
  7. Sociology: SOC 110, 114, 120, 213, 218*, 219

* Either PSY 210 or SOC 218 satisfies IAI requirements

D. Mathematics (6-8 semester hours)
At least one of these courses must be taken from Group I, and the other may be taken from either Group I or Group II. See chart on page 7 of the ICC Catalog.

  1. Group I (3-6 semester hours)
    MATH 110, 111 or 211, 122, 134, 135, 201, 222, 223, 224
  2. Group II (Transfer credit, but NOT IAI approved courses for General Education)
    MATH 115, 120, 124, 165, 190, 200, 230, 250

E. Sciences (8 semester hours)
Both courses must contain a labora- tory experience. Also, one of these courses must be a Life Science and one must be a Physical Science.

  1. Life Sciences (4 semester hours)
    Biology: BIOL 110, 111, 114, 115, 120, 130, 140, 160, 205, 250
  2. Physical Sciences (4 semester hours)
    Chemistry: CHEM 110, 115, 120, 130
    Earth Science: EASC 111, 116, 118, 250
    Physical Science: PHYSC 110, 114
    Physics: PHYS 110, 120

F. Humanities/Fine Arts (9 semester hours)
At least one of these courses must be a Humanities course and at least one must be a Fine Arts course. The third course may be taken from either group.

  1. Humanities (3-6 semester hours)
    Foreign Language: ARA 211 or CHN 211 or FR 211 or GER 211 or SPAN 211
    History: HIST 111, 112
    Humanities/International Studies: HUMAN 123, 124 or 125, 129;
    INTST 132 or 133
    Literature: LIT 110, 111, 115, 117, 119, 120, 122, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 230, 250
    Philosophy: PHIL 110, 111, 112, 115, 116
  2. Fine Arts (3-6 semester hours)
    Art: ART 110, 142, 150, 151
    Film: FILM 110
    Humanities: HUMAN 128
    Mass Communication: MCOMM 224
    Music: MUS 148, 149, 150
    Theatre: THTRE 110 or 111

While a foreign language is not required for graduation at ICC, students are strongly advised to check the requirements of the program at the college or university to which they intend to transfer.