2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jul 14, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Graduation Map: Associate of Science in Liberal Arts & Sciences


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The Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences (ASLAS) degree is designed for students who wish to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree and transfer to a four-year institution.

ACTS Course Numbers

The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and equitable treatment in the application of credits for admissions and degree requirements. Go to https://adhe.edu/students-parents/transfer-info-for-students for more information.

NOTE *BIOL 1300/1100 cannot serve as a prerequisite for upper level BIOL courses.

Degree Requirements

- This degree requires successful completion of 60 credit hours

- A minimum 2.00 cumulative grade-point average required for graduation

- Satisfaction of all financial obligations due to the college is required for graduation

- Please note: additional prerequisite courses may be required if minimum placement requirements are not met.

Please see the program of study page to view the program requirements and eligible electives: Program: Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences - University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College - Acalog ACMS™ (uaptc.edu).

Semester One


Recommended Sequence

Complete all 15 Hours:

Course/Requirement Credits Semester Taken Grade
  ENGL 1311  English Composition I 3    
  MATH 1300  Mathematical Reasoning or MATH 1302  College Algebra (OR HIGHER) 3    
  Fine Arts Requirement (select one of the following): ARTS 2300  Intro to Visual Arts MUSC 2300  Introduction to Music THEA 2300  Introduction to Theatre (OR OTHER APPROVED FINE ARTS/HUMANITIES COURSE) 3    
 

Social Science Requirement (select one of the following): ANTH 2310  ECON 2322  ECON 2323  GEOG 1310  GEOG 2310  HIST 1311  HIST 1312  HIST 2311  HIST 2312  POLS 1310  PSYC 2300  PSYC 2320  SOCI 2300  

3    
 

ELECTIVE

Students should work with an advisor to choose appropriate electives for their intended majors, guided by 2+2 transfer agreements.  Electives must be chosen from subject areas with the following course code prefixes: ACCT, ANTH, ARTS, ASL, BIOL, BUS, CHEM, CIS, COLL, CRJU, ECON, EDPA, EDUC, ENGL, FILM, GEOG, HIST, HLSC, HUMN, MATH, MCOM, MUSC, PHIL, PHYS, PMUS, POLS, PSYC, RELG, SOCI, SOWK, SPAN, SPCH, THEA, HIMT 1301

3    

 

PROGRESS CHECK WITH ADVISOR

Semester Two


Complete all 15-16 Hours

Course/Requirement Credits Semester Taken Grade
  ENGL 1312  English Composition II 3    
 

Lab Science (select a lecture and lab from the following): BIOL 1300 /BIOL 1100  Biology for Non-Majors OR  BIOL 1302 /BIOL 1102  Biological Science OR CHEM 1303 CHEM 1103  Fundamental Chemistry OR PHYS 1300 PHYS 1100  Physical Science (OR HIGHER)

4    
  US History/Government (select one of the following): HIST 2311  U.S. History to 1877 HIST 2312  U.S. History since 1877  POLS 1310  American National Government 3    
  SPCH 1300  Speech Communication 3    
 

ELECTIVE

Students should work with an advisor to choose appropriate electives for their intended majors, guided by 2+2 transfer agreements.  Electives must be chosen from subject areas with the following course code prefixes: ACCT, ANTH, ARTS, ASL, BIOL, BUS, CHEM, CIS, COLL, CRJU, ECON, EDPA, EDUC, ENGL, FILM, GEOG, HIST, HLSC, HUMN, MATH, MCOM, MUSC, PHIL, PHYS, PMUS, POLS, PSYC, RELG, SOCI, SOWK, SPAN, SPCH, THEA, HIMT 1301

2-3    

PROGRESS CHECK WITH ADVISOR

Semester Three


Complete all 15-16 Hours

Course/Description Credits Semester Taken Grade
  Literature (select one of the following): ENGL 2333  ENGL 2334  ENGL 2335  ENGL 2336  ENGL 2337  ENGL 2338   3    
  Lab Science (select a lecture and lab not previously completed - cannot complete BIOL 1302 /BIOL 1102  if completed BIOL 1300 /BIOL 1100  above): CHEM 1303 /CHEM 1103  OR PHYS 1300 /PHYS 1100   (OR HIGHER) 4    
  Social Science (select one of the following not previously completed above): ANTH 2310  ECON 2322  ECON 2323  GEOG 1310  GEOG 2310  HIST 1311  HIST 1312  HIST 2311  HIST 2312  POLS 1310  PSYC 2300  PSYC 2320  SOCI 2300   3    
 

ELECTIVE

Students should work with an advisor to choose appropriate electives for their intended majors, guided by 2+2 transfer agreements.  Electives must be chosen from subject areas with the following course code prefixes: ACCT, ANTH, ARTS, ASL, BIOL, BUS, CHEM, CIS, COLL, CRJU, ECON, EDPA, EDUC, ENGL, FILM, GEOG, HIST, HLSC, HUMN, MATH, MCOM, MUSC, PHIL, PHYS, PMUS, POLS, PSYC, RELG, SOCI, SOWK, SPAN, SPCH, THEA, HIMT 1301

3    
  ELECTIVE 2-3    

PROGRESS CHECK WITH ADVISOR

Semester Four


Complete all 14-15 Hours

Course/Requirement Credits Semester Taken Grade
 

ELECTIVES

Students should work with an advisor to choose appropriate electives for their intended majors, guided by 2+2 transfer agreements.  Electives must be chosen from subject areas with the following course code prefixes: ACCT, ANTH, ARTS, ASL, BIOL, BUS, CHEM, CIS, COLL, CRJU, ECON, EDPA, EDUC, ENGL, FILM, GEOG, HIST, HLSC, HUMN, MATH, MCOM, MUSC, PHIL, PHYS, PMUS, POLS, PSYC, RELG, SOCI, SOWK, SPAN, SPCH, THEA, HIMT 1301

3    
  ELECTIVE 3    
  ELECTIVE 3    
  ELECTIVE 3    
  ELECTIVE 2-3    

PROGRESS CHECK - APPLY FOR GRADUATION 

Total 60 Credit Hours


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