Oct 22, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

General Studies (A.A.)

60 Credit Hours Required

System General Education Requirements (24 hours)

  • Composition 6cr SGR #1  
  • Oral Communication 3cr SGR #2  
  • Social Sciences 6cr (must be in 2 disciplines/prefixes) SGR #3  
  • Arts and Humanities 3cr (select from either Fine Arts or Humanities courses) SGR #4  
  • Mathematics 3cr SGR #5  
  • Natural Sciences 3cr SGR #6  

For a list of courses meeting these requirements, please consult the Degree Requirements  page of this catalog.

*Students planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree are strongly encouraged to take another course from SGR #6 and a course from fine arts or humanities not selected for SGR #4.

Electives (36 hours)

Students intending to seek a bachelor’s degree after earning an associate’s degree are encouraged to choose electives that will fulfill bachelor’s degree, major, and/or minor requirements.

Students pursing the General Studies (A.A.) at the Community College for Sioux Falls (CCSF)

It is recommended that students work with their advisor to consider an Emphasis/Exploratory Track and/or a Certificate  to complete their 36 credits of electives to build a pathway.

Center for Advising and Student Engagement
Community College for Sioux Falls campus, FADM 205
4801 N. Career Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD  57107
Phone: (605) 274-9500

The following certificates may be used towards electives at CCSF: