NWCCD Gen Ed AA

Northern Wyoming Community College District -- Associate of Arts Degree General Education Course Requirements

Aligning General Education Requirements: A significant part of any degree program is the institution’s General Education requirements. These courses are meant to serve as the educational foundation of your studies, while providing a broad academic background. The Associate of Arts degree at the NWCCD requires 30 general education hours for graduation, and BHSU requires 41 hours. Many general education courses offered by the NWCCD will be accepted by BHSU, but to ensure maximum transferability, the list below contains NWCCD general education courses that will fulfill BHSU general education requirements. (Many other courses will also transfer. Please check with a BHSU Admissions Counselor.)



Central Wyoming’s requirements CWC Courses that will transfer to BHSU as Gen Ed Credits
Writing 3
     Basic Writing ENGL 1010 3
     Advanced Writing ENGL 1020 or ENGL 2030 3
Communications CO/M 1010 3
Mathematics MATH 1000, 1050, 1400, 1405, 1450, 1500, 2200,
2205, 2210, 2350 STAT 2050, 2070
3
Science ASTR 1050, 1150; GEOL 1100, 1200; BIOL 1010,
1020, 2020, 2023; CHEM 1000, 1090, 1025, 1028,
1035, 1038; PHYS 1050, 1110, 1120, 1310, 1320
3
Cultural Studies Global Diversity
9
     Global Diversity AIST 2210; ANTH 1200; ENGL 2150, 2250;
G&R 1030; HIST 1110, 1120, 2290
9
     Humanities ENGL 2150, 2310, 2320; HIST 1110, 1120;
PHIL 1000, 2300
9
     Social & Behavioral Science ANTH 1200; CO/M 1000, 1040, ECON  1010, 1020;
G&R 1030; HIST 1210, 1220; PSYC 1000; SOC 1000,
1100
9
     Visual and Performing Arts ART 1005, 1010, 1120, 2010, 2020; MUSC 1000;
THEA 1000, 1100
9
     Foreign Language FREN 1010, 1020; GERM 1010, 1020; SPAN 1010,
1020
9
 US & Wyoming Constitution  HIST 1211, 1221; POLS 1000 3
 Health & Wellness  PEAC 1001 or HLED 1270 and PEAC 1272 2



The chart below shows BHSU General Education Requirements, and NWCCD general education courses that can fulfill the requirements, 41 required credits.

 BHSU Requirements  Applicable NWCCD courses  Credits
English
     Composition I ENGL 1010 3
     Composition II ENGL 1020 or ENGL 2030 3
Speech CO/M 1010 3
Mathematics MATH 1000, 1050, 1400, 1405, 1450, 1500, 2200,
2205, 2210, 2350 STAT 2050, 2070
3
Natural Science & Lab
(Two courses)
ASTR 1050, 1150; GEOL 1100, 1200; BIOL 1010,
1020, 2020, 2023; CHEM 1000, 1090, 1025, 1028,
1035, 1038; PHYS 1050, 1110, 1120, 1310, 1320
6-10
Wellness & Lab PEAC 1001 or HLED 1270 and PEAC 1272
2
Social Science
(Three courses)
ANTH 1100, 1200; ECON 1010, 1020; G&R 1030;
PSYC 1000; SOC 1000, 1100; HIST 1211, 1221;
POLS 1000
9
Arts & Humanities CO/M 1000, 1040; ENGL 2150, 2310, 2320;
HIST 1110, 1120; PHIL 1000, 2300; ART 1005, 1010,
1120, 2010, 2020; MUSC 1000; THEA 1000, 1100;
FREN 1010, 1020; GERM 1010, 1020; SPAN 1010,
1020
12


For More Information or To Apply: Please call a BHSU admissions councilor at 605-642-6343. Or visit BHSU's web page at www.bhsu.edu/Admissions