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    Delgado Community College
  Jan 16, 2018
2016 - 2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED PUBLICATION]

General Education Requirements

General Education Requirements

The following are approved Fine Arts, Humanities, Social and Behavioral Science, and Natural Science courses that meet program requirements for a degree. Courses used to fulfill General Education requirements do not narrowly focus on those skills, techniques, and procedures specific to a particular occupation or profession; rather, these courses provide a broad-based foundation in the subject area.  Students may not use a course in their major to fulfill their General Education degree requirements.

Natural Sciences

Courses to fulfill the general education requirement in natural science must be selected from the following:

  • BIOL - Any biology course with BIOL prefix except BIOL 072 , 095 , 114 , 161 , and   
  • CHEM - Any chemistry course with CHEM prefix
  • GEOL - Any geology course with GEOL prefix
  • PHYS - Any physics course with PHYS prefix
  • SCIE - Any physical science course except SCIE 202  


Social/Behavioral Sciences

Courses to fulfill the general education requirement in social science must be selected from the following: