This table reflects the minimum General Education requirements for all students in an Associate degree or Baccalaureate degree program.
|Categories of Study||General Education Learning Outcomes||Competency||Required Semester Hrs for Associate Degree||Required Semester Hrs for Baccalaureate Degree|
|Demonstrate the ability to recognize current economic, ethical, social, and legal factors that relate to business and management practices.||Recognize business/ management trends. Apply management practices as they relate to healthcare.||0||3|
|Demonstrate the ability to communicate and interpret meaning accurately and effectively through writing and speaking skills.||
Communicate effectively through writing skills.
Communicate effectively through speaking skills.
(ARTS, ENGL, HIST, HUMS, INTL, MUSC, PHIL, RELI, SIGN, SPAN)
|Demonstrate the ability to understand, appreciate and engage in creative thinking, philosophical thought and ethical decision making.||
Engage in creative thinking.
Apply ethical reasoning.
|Demonstrate the ability to apply mathematical logic and scientific reasoning skills in problem solving.||Apply critical thinking. Calculate accurately.||3||3|
|Natural Sciences (BIOS, CHEM, NUTR, PHYS)||Demonstrate an understanding of the forces of nature, including life and physical sciences that affect human response to and interaction with the world around them.||Apply scientific concepts.||8||16|
(GERO, INTL, PBHL, PSYC, SOCI)
|Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of political, social, cultural and economic factors in shaping values, beliefs, traditions and behaviors in a diverse society.||Demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences.||3||9|
|Total General Education Semester Hours Required for Degree||23||43|