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Prerequisites for specific courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog.

WHAT FOLLOWS IS A SAMPLE CURRICULUM FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS pursuing either an Associate in Arts Degree or Associate in Science Degree (guide sheets in Counseling Center). Program requirements vary from university to university. Consult a Counselor to choose your courses.

First YearCredits
ENG 1001 English Composition I3  
SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech3  
Fine Arts Group II3  
Social Science3  
ENG 1002 English Composition II  3
Elective Course  3
Humanities Group I  3
Life or Physical Science Lab  4
Social Science  3
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearCredits
ACT 1010 Financial Accounting3  
Elective Course4  
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, or III3  
Life or Physical Science3  
Social Science3  
Elective Course  3
Elective Course  3
Health and Wellness  1
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, III, or IV  3
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement  3
Year Total: 16 13
Total Credit Hours:  60


  • Minimum 60 Semester Hours with 2.0 GPA
  • Gen Ed Requirements for AA or AS degree
  • "C" or better in ENG 1001, ENG 1002, and SPH 1001
  • Non-western requirement (1 course)
  • Application for Graduation


ALH 1000, 1002, BUL 2000, 2010, CHM 1004, 1006
CSI 1002, DRW 1000, 1010, DSN 1000, 1010
ECN 2002, 2003, MTH 1006, 1007, 1008, 2001
PSI 1000, PSY 1000, SOC 1000, 1002

For Science Gen Ed requirements 1 course must be completed in Life Science and 1 course in Physical Science. There may be additional requirements for transfer admission not included in the sample curriculum above. Consult with a Counselor to develop your individual plan of study.