University Studies

This certificate is designed to allow students to transfer to a senior institution after two semesters and a minimum of of thirty (30) transferable credit hours.

Required Courses

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES CREDIT HOURS
ENG 101 3.0
ENG 102 3.0
   
Subtotal 60.0
   
OTHER COURSES REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION Credit Hours
Complete 24 credit hours of courses transferable to
South Carolina public senior institutions (CHE’s List
of 86
)
24.0
   
Subtotal 24.0
   
Total Credit Hours 30.0

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Purpose Statement

The University Studies Certificate provides students a foundation in the liberal arts and is designed to transfer into the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, or a variety of Baccalaureate programs at a four-year institution.

Student Learning Outcomes (General Education Student Learning Outcomes)

1. Communicate effectively.*
a. Read with Comprehension
b. Write with standard English

2. Apply mathematical skills appropriate to an occupation.*
a. Apply mathematical skills to solve problems
b. Perform computational skills
c. Read and interpret and draw conclusions.

3. Employ effective processes for resolving and making decisions.
a. Integrate information to solve problems.
b. Summarize information and draw conclusions.

4. Demonstrate the basic computer skills necessary to function in a technological world.
a. Located and retrieve information in digital environments.
b. Adapt, apply, and construct information in electronic environments (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)