General Studies

About This Program:

The General Studies Program at GMC educates students in written communication, quantitative skills, global literacy, critical thinking, and problem solving in order to enable them to succeed in a transfer institution and as citizens.

Core Curriculum Requirements for the AA Degree

Core Curriculum Requirements for the AS Degree

Core Curriculum Requirements for the AAS Degree

General Studies Concentration Degree Requirements

What You Will Learn:

  • Students will be able to utilize written communication skills.
  • Students will be able to utilize quantitative competency skills.
  • Students will be able to utilize critical thinking skills.
  • Students will be able to utilize global literacy skills.
  • Students will be able to utilize problem solving skills.

Program Benefits:

Students who major in general studies are able to customize the degree concentration courses to meet their specific educational needs. The General Studies program concentration is assembled by the student. Therefore, one must take into account the various pathways that may lead to different bachelor degree programs. Students in this degree program are advised to work closely with their academic advisor.

Average Cost for Degree: 

$13,230 - 14,460

 

Course Descriptions

 

Degree Program Coordinator and Mathematics Division Chair:

Kelly Weems, kweems@gmc.edu