The Texas Core Curriculum is the foundation coursework of all Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees. These programs of study are meant for students wanting to pursue a Bachelor's degree at a four-year university.
The Core Curriculum possesses a well-rounded view of the physical, cultural, and natural world, encompassing Communication, Arts, Humanities, Politics, and Exact Sciences.
Communication (6 credits)
ENGL 1301-Composition I | ENGL 1302-Composition II
Mathematics (3/4 credits)**
MATH 1314-College Algebra | MATH 1332-Contemporary Math | MATH 1342-Elementary Statists | MATH 1324-Math for Business | MATH 2412-Pre-calculus (*)
Natural Science (6/8 credits)**
AGRI 1415-Horticulture | GEOG 1301-Physical Geography | HECO 1322-Nutrition (*)
Language, Philosophy, and Culture (3 credits)
ENGL 2332-World Literature I | ENGL 2333-World Literature II | HUMA 1301-Introduction to Humanities | HUMA 2319-American Minority Studies | HUMA 2323-World Cultures
Visual and Performing Arts (3 credits)
ARTS 1301-Art Appreciation | MUSI 1306-Music Appreciation
American History (6 credits)
HIST 1301-U.S. History I | HIST 1302-U.S. History II
Political Science (6 credits)
GOVT 2305-Federal Government | GOVT 2306-Texas Government
Social / Behavioral Science (3 credits)
AGRI 2317-Intro to Agricultural Economics | PSYC 2301-General Psychology | PSYC 2314-Lifespan, Growth & Development | SOCI 1301-Intro to Sociology | SOCI 2336-Criminology | ECON 2301-Macroeconomics | ECON 2302-Microeconomics | GEOG 1303-World Regional Geography (*)
Electives (6 credits)
SPCH 1315-Public Speaking | Elective*
*Based on the student’s intended course of study, course selection may vary.
**Student's Math and/or Science core requirements may not be offered through dual credit.
SPC Dual Credit Advisors are here to assist students in constructing a comprehensive academic plan.
Other Academic Courses
ACCT 2301-Principles of Financial Accounting | ACCT 2302-Principles of Managerial Accounting | AGRI 1329-Principles of Food Science | AGRI 2321-Livestock Evaluation | ANTH 2351-Cultural Anthropology | BCIS 1305-Business Computer Applications | BUSI 1301-Business Principles | CRIJ 1301-Intro to Criminal Justice | CRIJ 1306-Court Systems & Practices | KINE 1304-Fitness & Wellness | SOCI 1306-Social Problems | SOCI 2301-Marriage & Family | SPAN 1411-Beginning Spanish I | SPAN 1412-Beginning Spanish II.