2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Dec 01, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

SGR Goal #3

Social Sciences/Diversity

Students will understand the organization, potential, and diversity of the human community through study of the social sciences.

Student Learning Outcomes

As a result of taking courses meeting this goal, students will:

  1. Identify and explain basic concepts, terminology, theories, and systems of inquiry of the selected social science disciplines.
  2. Apply selected social science concepts and theories to contemporary or historical issues from different behavioral, cultural, institutional, temporal, or spatial contexts.
  3. Analyze the extent and impact of diversity among individuals, cultures, or societies in contemporary or historical contexts using social science methods and concepts.

Each course meeting this goal includes the following student learning outcomes:

Required: a, b and c

Required Credit Hours

Associate Degree 3-6* Credit Hours
Baccalaureate Degree 6 Credit Hours


  • * Refer to the program requirements. Three additional credits selected from approved list of courses for Goals #3, #4, or #6 to reach 24 System General Education Requirements for the Associate Degree.
  • Coursework must be completed from two disciplines.