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Degree Audit Checklist

Academic Progress:  Associate in Arts (AA) Major Requirements -
There are 13 items to complete the AA degree

 

(AA) 01. General Education - Area I – Communications (9 units)

Must take only one course from each of the following groups

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from             

ENC1101 College Composition 1

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from             

ENC1102 College Composition 2

ENC1141 Writing About Literature

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from             

SPC1017 Fundamentals of Speech Communication

OR  Institution has received a(n) Official Competencies test result with a(n) AA General Education_ FASTER score equal to 100

(AA) 02. General Education - Area II – Humanities (6 units)

Must take only one course from each of the following groups

OPTION 1

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from             

LIT 1000 - Introduction To Literature

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from             

ARH 1000 - Art Appreciation

ARH 2050 - Art History: Ancient/Ren

ARH 2051 - Art History: Ren/Contem

FIL 2000 - Film Appreciation

MUH 2018 - History & Appreciation of Jazz

MUL 1010 - Music Appreciation

MUT 1001 - Fundamentals Music

MUT1111 - Music Theory 1

PHI 1010 - Introduction Philosophy

THE 1000 - Theatre Appreciation

HUM ELECT - Humanities Elective

OPTION 2

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from             

ARH 1000 - Art Appreciation

MUL 1010 - Music Appreciation

PHI 1010 - Introduction Philosophy

THE 1000 - Theatre Appreciation

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from             

AML 2010 - American Literature to 1865

AML 2020 - American Literature after 1865

AML 2600 - African American Literature

AML 2631 - Hispanic American Literature

AML 2660 - Jewish American Literature

ENL 2012 - English Literature Before 1800

ENL 2022 - English Literature after 1800

LIT 2050 - Survey Literary Humor

LIT 2090 - Contemporary Literature

LIT 2110 - World Lit Bef Renaissance

LIT 2120 - World Lit Aft Renaissance

LIT 2190 - Intro Afro-Caribbean Lit

LIT 2370 - Bible As Literature,

LIT 2380 - Women In Literature,

LIT ELECT - Literature Elective

OR  Institution has received a(n) Official Competencies test result with a(n) AA General Education_ FASTER score equal to 100

(AA) 03. General Education - Area III – Mathematics (6 units)

Must take only TWO courses from the following group

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from         

MAC 1105 - College Algebra

MAC 1105C - College Algebra Corequisite (Approval Required)

MAC 1114 - Trigonometry

MAC 1140 - Precalculus

MAC 1147 - Precalculus Algebra & Trig (5 credits)

MAC 2233 - Survey of Calculus

MAC 2311 - Calculus-Analytic Geom 1 (4 credits)

MAC 2312 - Calculus-Analytc Geom 2 (4 credits)

MAC 2313 - Calculus-Analytic Geometry 3 (4 credits)

MAP 2302 - Differential Equations

MAS 2103 - Linear Algebra

MGF 1106 - Liberal Arts Math

MGF 1107 - Finite Math

STA 2023 - Statistics

MAT ELECT - Math Elective

OR  Institution has received a(n) Official Competencies test result with a(n) AA General Education_ FASTER score equal to 100

(AA) 04. General Education - Area IV-A - Natural (3 units)

Must take only one course from the following group

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from             

AST 1002 - Descriptive Astronomy & AST 1002L - Descriptive Astronomy Lab (Lab Optional)

BSC 1005 - Concepts In Biology & BSC 1005L - Concepts Biology Lab (Lab Optional)

BSC 1010 - Principles of Biology 1 & BSC 1010L - Principles of Biology 1 Lab (4 credits)

BSC 1011 - Principles of Biology 2 & BSC 1011L - Principles of Biology 2 Lab (4 credits)

BSC 2085 - Anatomy-Physiology 1 & BSC 2085L - Anatomy-Physiology 1 Lab (4 credits)

BSC 2086 - Anatomy-Physiology 2 & BSC 2086L - Anatomy-Physiology 2 Lab (4 credits)

CHM 1045 - General Chemistry 1 & CHM 1045L - General Chemistry 1 Lab (4 credits)

CHM 1046 - General Chemistry 2 &  CHM 1046L - General Chemistry 2 Lab (4 credits)

ESC 1000 - Earth Science

EVR 1001 - Intro Environmental Science

PHY 1001 - Applied Physics

PHY 2048 - Physics W/Calculus 1& PHY 2048L - Lab-PHY2053-2048 (5 credits)

PHY 2049 - Physics W/Calculus 2 & PHY 2049L - Lab-PHY2054-2049 (5 credits)

PHY 2053 - General Physics 1 &  PHY 2048L - Lab-PHY2053-2048 (4 credits)

PHY 2054 - General Physics 2 & PHY 2049L - Lab-PHY2054-2049 (4 credits)

SCI ELECT - Science Elective

OR  Institution has received a(n) Official Competencies test result with a(n) AA General Education_ FASTER score equal to 100

(AA) 05. General Education - Area IV-B - Natural Sciences (3 units)

Must take only one course from the following group

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from  

AST 1002 - Descriptive Astronomy & AST 1002L - Descriptive Astronomy Lab (Lab Optional)

AST 1003 - Planetary Astronomy

AST 1004 - Stellar/galactic Ast

BOT 1010 - General Botany & BOT 1010L - General Botany Lab (4 credits)

BSC 1005 - Concepts In Biology & BSC 1005L - Concepts Biology Lab (Lab Optional)

BSC 1010 - Principles of Biology 1, & BSC 1010L - Principles of Biology 1 Lab (4 credits)

BSC 1011 - Principles of Biology 2 & BSC 1011L - Principles of Biology 2 Lab (4 credits)

BSC 2085 - Anatomy-Physiology 1 &  BSC 2085L - Anatomy-Physiology 1 Lab (4 credits)

BSC 2086 - Anatomy-Physiology 2 & BSC 2086L - Anatomy-Physiology 2 Lab (4 credits)

BSC 2421 - Intro Biotechnology &  BSC 2421L - Intro Biotech Lab (4 credits)

CHM 1025 - Introductory Chemistry 

CHM 1032 - Principles of Chemistry CHM 1032L - Principles of Chemistry Lab (Lab Optional)

CHM 1045 - General Chemistry 1  & CHM 1045L - General Chemistry 1 Lab (4 credits)

CHM 1046 - General Chemistry 2 & CHM 1046L - General Chemistry 2 Lab (4 credits)

ESC 1000 - Earth Science

EVR 1001 - Intro Environmental Science

GLY 1000 - Descriptive Geology

HUN 1201 - Elements of Nutrition

MCB 2010 - Microbiology & MCB 2010L - Microbiology Lab (4 credits)

OCE 1001 - Intro Oceanography & OCE 1001L - Int Oceanography Lab (4 credits)

PHY 1001 - Applied Physics,

PHY 2048 - Physics W/Calculus 1 & PHY 2048L - Lab-PHY2053-2048

PHY 2049 - Physics W/Calculus 2 & PHY 2049L - Lab-PHY2054-2049 

PHY 2053 - General Physics 1 & PHY 2048L - Lab-PHY2053-2048

PHY 2054 - General Physics 2 & PHY 2049L - Lab-PHY2054-2049 

PSC 1341 - Physical Sci Today World 

SCI ELECT - Science Elective

OR  Institution has received a(n) Official Competencies test result with a(n) AA General Education_ FASTER score equal to 100

Area 06: (04D) ‐ Natural Sciences – Health Opt ‐ 3 Credit Hours

Must take only one course from the following group

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from       

HSC2100 - Health Concepts and Strategies

HSC1101 - Contemporary Issues in Health

OR ANY OTHER 3-5 unit general education course from the following five Areas of general education:

     (AA) 01. General Education - Area I - Communications

     (AA) 02. General Education - Area II - Humanities

     (AA) 03. General Education - Area III – Mathematics

     (AA) 05. General Education - Area IV - Natural Sciences

    (AA) 05. General Education - Area V-- Social Sciences

OR  Institution has received a(n) Official Competencies test result with a(n) AA General Education_ FASTER score equal to 100

(AA) 07. General Education - Area V - Social Sciences (6 Credit Hours)

Must take only one course from each of the following groups

OPTION 1

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from           

AMH 2020 - US History from 1865 to Present

POS 1041 - Intro American Government

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from           

ANT 2000 - Anthropology

ECO 2013 - Principles Macroeconomics

GEA 1000 - Geography/Conservation

PSY 2012 - Introduction to Psychology

SYG 1230 - American Minorities Today

SYG 2000 - Introduction Sociology

SYG 2010 - American Social Problems

OPTION 2

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from           

ANT 2000 - Anthropology

ECO 2013 - Principles Macroeconomics

PSY 2012 - Introduction to Psychology

SYG 2010 - American Social Problems

Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from           

AMH 2010 - US History to 1865

AMH 2020 - US History from 1865 to Present

POS 1001 - Intro Political Science

POS 1041 - Intro American Government

POS 2112 - American State Local Govmt

OR  Institution has received a(n) Official Competencies test result with a(n) AA General Education_ FASTER score equal to 100

(AA) 08. Electives‐ Minimum 24 units

Student has completed 24 Units from AA Electives with grade greater than or equal to D

(AA) 09. Residency Requirement -Minimum 15 Units

Student has at least 25% of his/her program or certificate credit hours at Palm Beach State College to meet the residency requirement for graduation.

(AA) 10. Competency: Foreign Language
Must take only one course from the following group
Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from     

FL ELECT - Foreign Language Elective,

FRE 1121 - Elementary French 2,

GER 1121 - Elementary German 2,

POR 1121 - Elementary Portuguese 2,

SPN 1121 - Elementary Spanish 2 with grade greater than or equal to D

OR Palm Beach State College has received a(n) Official FASTER Competencies test result with a(n) Foreign Language score equal to 100

OR Palm Beach State College has received a(n) Official Competencies test result with a(n) Foreign Language PBSC score equal to 100

(AA) 11. Competency: Civic Literacy (3 credits)

Must take only one course from the following group
Student must complete 3 Units with a grade greater than or equal to C from     

AMH 2020 - US History from 1865 to Present OR  POS 1041 - Intro American Government

(AA) 12. GPA (Local): 2.0 or Higher
Student has cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 2.000
(AA) 13. GPA (Cumulative): 2.0 or Higher
Student has cumulative GPA with transfer greater than or equal to 2.000

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