The Associate of Arts in Humanities degree offers the flexibility to choose from concentrations in English, History, Literature, Philosophy, Theology, and General Humanities. General Humanities include Art, Music, and Foreign Languages. The program of study includes the CCE Core, a common core of ten liberal arts courses designed to provide an ethics based foundation in writing, theology, philosophy, literature, history, mathematics, natural science, and foreign language.
In total, the program requires completion of 23 courses/69 credits, with at least 8 courses/24 credits taken at Assumption. The Associate of Arts in Humanities has concentrations available in English, history, literature, philosophy, theology, and general humanities. General humanities also include art, music, and foreign languages.
CCE Core Requirements:ENG130E English Composition
Learn to get your point across and achieve your goals in business. Simple and direct writing works best, and this course improves skills and provides strategies to write better emails, memos, letters, reports, and resumes.
ENG112E Professional and Academic Writing
This course provides practice in writing to inform and persuade, and prepares students for successful writing for college and career. Emphasis is on audience, organization, summary, analysis, use of sources, documentation, revision, and mechanics. Several types of essays and a research paper are required. Prerequisite: ENG130E recommended.
- One Philosophy or Theology elective
- One Literature course
- One Survey History course
- One course in Mathematics (MAT111E or higher)
- Two courses chosen from Natural Science and/or Foreign Language
- General Humanities (includes Art, Music, and Foreign Languages)
(5 courses, 15 credits)
Electives can include any course.