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Recommended Academic Plan- Effective Summer 1988

A minimum of 60 CREDITS ARE REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION



First Semester Courses

  • Art Elective (GA, 3 Credits)
  • ENGL 015- English Composition (GWS, 3 Credits)
  • Humanities Elective (GH, 3 Credits)
  • Natural Science Elective (GN, 3 Credits)
  • Social Science Elective (GS, 3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 15

Second Semester Courses

  • Art Elective- for major (GA, 3 Credits)
  • CAS 100A- Effective Speech (GWS, 3 Credits)
  • Elective (3 Credits)
  • Quantification Elective (GQ, 3 Credits)
  • Social Science Elective- for major (GS, 3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 15

Third Semester Courses

  • Concentration Area Elective (3 Credits)
  • Concentration Area Elective (3 Credits)
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Humanities Elective- for major- "W" or "Y"- US, USI, IL (GH, 3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 15

Fourth Semester Courses

  • Concentration Area Elective (3 Credits)
  • Elective (3 Credits)
  • Elective (3 Credits)
  • ENGL 202A/B/C/or DEffective Writing (GWS, 3 Credits)
  • Natural Science Elective-for major (GN, 3 Credits)
  • Total Credits: 15



Bold indicates courses requiring a grade of C or better.

Italic indicates courses that satisfy both major and General Education requirements.

Italic Bold indicates courses requiring a quality grade of C or better and that satisfy both major and General Education requirements.

GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.

US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/ International Cultures.

W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

Program Notes: As long as one Art (GA) and one Humanities (GH) and one Social Science (GS) are taken across the four semesters, the particular order in which these courses are taken is not relevant.

Academic Advising: A student's career/graduate school plans should be considered in developing an individual academic plan.

Be sure to consult an advisor in this department when scheduling courses.



BSBCC and Mathematics

MATH 004: Intermediate Algebra (3 Credits)- Algebraic expressions; linear, absolute value equations and inequalities; line; systems of linear equations; integral exponents; polynomials; factoring. This course may not be used to satisfy the basic minimum requirements for graduation in any baccalaureate degree program.
PREREQUISITE: basic arithmetic skills or satisfactory performance on the mathematics NSO  examination.

MATH 021: College Algebra I (GQ, 3 Credits)- Quadratic equations; equations in quadratic form; word problems; graphing; algebraic fractions; negative and rational exponents; radicals.
PREREQUISITE: Math 004 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics NSO examination.

MATH 022: College Algebra II and Analytic Geometry (GQ, 3 Credits)- Relations, functions, graphs; polynomial, rational functions, graphs; word problems; nonlinear inequalities; inverse functions; exponential, logarithmic functions; conic sections; simultaneous equations.
PREREQUISITE: Math 021 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics NSO examination.

MATH 110: Techniques of Calculus I (GQ, 4 Credits)- Functions, graphs, derivatives, integrals, techniques of differentiation and integration, exponentials, improper integrals, applications. Students may take only one course for credit from Math 100, 140, 140A and 140B.
PREREQUISITE: Math 022 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics NSO examination.