General Studies | Mercy College

General Studies

Curriculum

Oral and Written Communications
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ENG 102 and 102 Required Minimum Credit Hours Required: 6
Math, Statistics and Logic
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MTH 102, 103, 104, 107, 130, 140 Minimum Credit Hours Required: 6
Natural Sciences Technology and Innovation
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 101, 103, 105, 200, 201, 205, 206, 210, 220, 221, 240, 280, CHM 110, 111, 210, 211 Minimum Credit Hours Required: 8

Note: Required: One course must have a lab component.

Technology
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HCA 105* Minimum Credit Hours Required: 3

Note: *This course is required for all full time college students. It may be waived for others.

Social and Behavioral Sciences
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOC 150, 211, 280, PSY 101, 201, 280 Minimum Credit Hours Required: 9
Arts, Humanities and Cultural Diversity (includes Religion)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SPN 216, ART 101, MUS 101, REL 101, 204, 211, 250, 260, 261, 280, 290, 299, ENG 210, COM 260, 290 Minimum Credit Hours Required: 9
Electives
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
Electives 19 Hours of General Electives

Note: Students should consult with their advisors to select electives to support their educational objectives.

Total Minimum Credit Hours: 60

The students enrolled in this program will be required to complete the Mercy College associate degree General Education requirements as outlined in this catalog. For those wishing to transfer to another four-year college or university in Ohio, the Ohio Board of Higher Education Transfer Module applies to this program of study.

The minimum number of credits required is identified for each area. Students may choose to take courses in excess of these minimums and apply them in the General Electives area.