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2022-2023 College Catalog 
2022-2023 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Professional Studies, B.A.S.

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The NWC Professional Studies Program provides students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to become successful managers and leaders in their area of technical specialization. The program focuses on enhancing student skills in communication, management, marketing, and organizational leadership, while providing opportunities for students to apply those skills in practical ways that provide for educational and career mobility. Please see the Professional Studies Student Handbook for more information.

General Education Requirements: 32-34 credits


General Education Requirements  (32-34 Semester Hours)
Category Course Options Hours
FYS Any First Year Seminar (FYS) Course 1-3
CM ENGL 1010 and any additional Communication (CM) Course 6
GOV Any Government (GOV) Course
QR Any Quantitative Reasoning (QR) Course 3
PNW Any Physical/Natural World (PNW) Course 4
HC Any 2 Human Condition (HC) Course 6
CR Any Creativity (CR) Course 3

Any 2 additional courses from GOV, CM, QR, PNW, HC, or CR not used elsewhere to meet

general education requirements.





Area of Specialization: 24 credits

A minimum of 24 semester hours within an area of specialization to be determined in conjuction with the Professional Studies program director/advisor.

Open Electives: 14-16 credits

Minimum credits required for degree= 120 credits

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