Minimum Credit Hours Required: 35
The Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) is designed to fulfill all lower division General Education requirements at the public universities in Arizona. The AGEC-S is the appropriate curriculum for students who major in fields with heavy requirements in mathematics and science. Students specializing in engineering, engineering technology, industrial technology, agriculture, health professions, mathematics, or science should select this general education core curriculum.
Upon completion of all 35 credit hours of the AGEC-S with a grade of “C” or higher, the student will receive recognition of completion on their Yavapai College transcript. Arizona residents who complete an AGEC-S and who have a cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher have assured admission upon application to one of the state universities in Arizona.
The AGEC-S also fulfills general education requirements for the Associate of Science degree at Yavapai College. A minimum of twelve credit hours in the AGEC-S certificate must be completed at Yavapai College.
Note: Courses applied to the Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) may not be taken for Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (S/U) Grading.
*AGEC Special Awareness Requirements Students must complete a course from each of the following areas:
- Intensive Writing/Critical Inquiry (IWR)
- Ethnic/Race/Gender (ERG) awareness
- Global/International or Historical (GIH) awareness