Government and Public Administration

Total Credit Hours: 60 to 64

Courses

GENERAL COURSES

TITLES

Credit Hours

ENGL 110

COMPOSITION I

3

ENGL 111

COMPOSITION II

3

COMM 110

INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION: PRESENTATION AND THEORY

3

PSY 110

INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY

3

SOC 110

AN INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY

3

SOC 114

SOCIAL PROBLEMS

3

MATHEMATICS *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

BIOL 111

CONCEPTS IN BIOLOGY

4

PHYSICAL SCIENCE *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

4

FINE ARTS *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

HUMANITIES *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

RECOMMENDED COURSES

TITLES

CREDIT HOURS

PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE ***

3

SOCIOLOGY ELECTIVE **

3

PSY 202

CHILD AND ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT

3

SOC 120

MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY

3

SOC 218

INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

3

SOC 219

THE SOCIOLOGY OF RACE AND ETHNICITY IN AMERICA

3

SOCWK 220

INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK

3

SSC 115

LEADERSHIP AND COMMUNITY SERVICE

2

* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.
** Sociology elective will depend upon the student's area of interest in social work and the requirements of the BSW degree program to which the student intends to transfer.
*** PSY 118 is strongly recommended.

Recommended Course Sequence

SEMESTER

COURSES

1st Semester

ENGL 110; BIOL 111; SOC 110; Humanities

2nd Semester

ENGL 111; PSY 110; SOCWK 220; Physical Science; Fine Arts

3rd Semester

PSY 202; SOC 114; COMM 110; Mathematics; Humanities/Fine Arts

4th Semester

SOC 120; SOC 218; SOC 219; SSC 115; Sociology Elective; Psychology Elective

Department Contact Information

Arts and Behavioral Sciences
East Peoria Campus, Academic Building, Room 124A
(309) 694-5113