Central Community College

UNK General Studies Requirements for Central Community College

 I.   Foundational Core - 12 Hours Required 

 Written Communication - 3 hours required

ENGL 1020                                              

 Math - 3 hours of Math or Statistics required (Math 090, 101 and 104 do not count as General Studies)
 

MATH 1150, 1380, 1410,2000, 2020, 2040, 2060

 Oral Communication - 3 hours required
 

SPCH 1110 or 1400                                      

 Democracy in Perspective - 3 hours required
  

HUSR 1240, MART 1010

 II.   Portal Course - 3 Hours Required 

Students may take any course numbered 188 in any department to satisfy the portal requirement.  Students are strongly encouraged to complete the Portal course requirement during their first or second semester at UNK.  Students transferring in 24 or more hours of General Studies credit are exempt from taking the Portal.

 III.   Distribution - 27 Hours Required (22 hours in minimum requirements; 5 hours of electives)

 Aesthetics - 3-6 hours required
 

ARTS 1010, ARTS 1250, MUSC 1010, MUSC 2700, THEA 1010                                          

 Humanities - 6-9 hours from at least two disciplines required

A. English                       

ENGL 2100, 2340, 2370

B. History 

HIST 1000, 1010, 1700, 1710, 2010, 2020, 2150

C. Modern Languages

SPAN 2010, 2020

D. Speech

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E. Philosophy

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 Social Sciences - 6-9 hours from at least two disciplines required

A. Criminal Justice                   

CRIM 1010

B. Economics

ECON 1100, 2110, 2120

C. Ethnic Studies

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D. Family Studies and Interior Design

PSYC 1010, SOCI 2160

E. Geography

GEOG 1400

F. Industrial Technology

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G. International Studies

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H. Political Science

POLS 1000, 1600

I. Psychology

PSYC 1810, 2890

J. Sociology

ANTH 1100, SOCI 1010

K. Social Science

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L. Speech

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M. Women's Studies

HUMS 2200

 Natural Sciences - 7-11 hours from at least two disciplines required, at least one of the courses must have a laboratory component.

A. Biology                    

BIOS 1010, 1090 & 1120, 2490

B. Chemistry 

CHEM 1050, 1060, 1090, 1100

C. Geography

PHYS 1500

D. Physics and Physical Science

BIOS 1060 & 1070
PHYS 1010, 1100, 1410, 1420, 2010, 2110, 2120

 Analytical & Quantitative Thought - 0-6 hours required
 

BSAD 2020, 2560, INFO 1120, 1210, 1380, 1700, 1800, 2820, 2830, MATH 2020, MUSC 1470, OFFT 2540, 2550                                          

 Wellness - 0-6 hours required
 

HLTH 1470, PRDV 1010, PSYC 2860, PHED 1400                       

 IV.   Capstone Course - 3 Hours Required 
Students may take any course numbered 388 in any department to satisfy the capstone requirement.  The Capstone is open to juniors and seniors, and to students within 6 hours of completion of their General Studies requirements.

Total Hours Required for General Studies = 45