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Academic CredentialAssociate in Arts (AA)
Total Credit Hours60
Average Time to Complete2 yrs.
Academic PathwaySocial, Behavioral, Education
AdvisorJamie Webb
850.769.1551 ext. 2858

Senior Administrative AssistantKathy Bleday
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Earth/Space Education Option, AA

Communications Area
Mathematics Area
Natural Sciences Area
Social Sciences Area
Additional Required Courses
  GLY 1010L 1 credit hours
  Science Elective 2 or 3 credit hours
  •+*BSC2010, Biology for Science Majors I, 3 crs.
BSC2010L, Biology for Science Majors I Lab, 1 cr.
+* BSC2011, Biology for Science Majors II, 3 crs.
BSC2011L, Biology for Science Majors II Lab, 1 cr.
  •+*CHM1045, General Chemistry, 3 crs.
CHM1045L, General Chemistry Lab, 1 cr.
+* CHM 1046, Chemistry with Qual. Analysis, 3 crs.
CHM1046L, Chemistry with Qual. Anal. Lab, 1 cr.
7 or 8 credit hours
  •+*PHY2053, College Physics I, 3 crs.
+ PHY2053L, College Physics I Lab, 1 cr.
+* PHY2054, College Physics II, 3 crs.
PHY2054L, College Physics II Lab, 1 cr.
  (If students do not take the BSC2010 sequence above, then they must take BSC1005 or approved biology to meet the biology requirement for the AA)
Total Degree Hours60


Recommended elective

EDF2085, Introduction to Diversity for Educators, 3 crs.

• General Education Core. Students must complete at least one identified core course in each area of study—Communications, Humanities, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences—as part of the general education course requirements.
+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.
* Minimum grade of "C" required.
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