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Degrees - Arts and Humanities

Arts and Humanities - Associate of Arts Degree Area of Emphasis


The Arts and Humanities courses introduce the student to diverse aspects of human life in world cultures. Students will examine the ways that art and culture have influenced history and the ways those decisions affect the way we interact with other people in our everyday lives.

Some university majors within the Arts and Humanities include Art, English, Interior Design, Foreign Languages, History, Linguistics, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Theater Arts.


Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Evaluate and interpret the ways in which people through the ages in different cultures have responded to themselves and the world around them in artistic and cultural creation.

Requirements for the Degree

All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

Select at least 18 units from the following courses:

  • ART C100, C101, C102, C103, C104, C105, C109, C110, C110A , C110B, C120, C120A, C120B, C121, C122, C122A, C122B, C127, C129, C130, C135, C136, C137, C150, C150A, C150B, C151, C205, C214, C221, C222A, C222B, C224, C224A, C224B, C228, C229, C230, C231, C232, C242, C250A, C250B, C261, C262, C263, C265
  • ENGL C111, C140, C143, C144, C145, C146, C150, C155, C181, C270, C275, C296, C297
  • HIST C121, C132, C135, C155, C161, C162, C170, C175, C180, C185
  • HUM C100, C110, C135
  • International Languages (any international language) Maximum of 10 units in one language: C144, C160, C160A, C160B, C165, C165A, C165B, C180, C180A, C180B, C185, C260, C280, C280A, C280B, C285, C285A, C285B
  • MUS C100, C103, C130, C131, C139, C143
  • PHIL C100, C113, C120
  • SIGN C185
  • THEA C100, C101, C106, C107
Course Group Units
Subtotal for Area of Emphasis at least 18.0
Total for Degree 60.0

Federal Gainful Employment Disclosure

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Gainful Employment Disclosure

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