60 Credits    AA 3555/AA 2455,  Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Degree Description

Here is a list of courses required to earn the Communication Studies Transfer Pathway Associate of Arts

Campuses: Faribault and North Mankato

Estimate for 60 credit program

Tuition is paid on a semester by semester basis and will vary depending on the courses and total credits you take.

Tuition and Fees: $11,925
Tools and Equipment: $ n/a
Total Estimated Cost: $11,925 *

Compare the costs and you'll see that tuition at South Central College is much more affordable than other institutions.

*Based on 2021-22 tuition rates. Does not include extra expenses for online delivery, course fees, or course differental. Books, transportation, and living expenses also not included.

The course requirements listed below are specific to the current school year (noted above). If you need to view the program from previous years view our Catalog Archive.

Required Technical Courses (5 Courses)

Complete the following courses:

MnTC (Minnesota Transfer Curriculum) Goal Areas to fulfill (33-44 Credits):

Complete the following courses:

Goal Area 1:Will be completed with required COMM and ENGL courses

Goal Area 2:Complete all 9 other MnTC goal areas OR select one course within goal 2

Goal Area 3:Select at least two courses from two different disciplines within goal 3 (6-8 Credits)

Goal Area 4:Select one course from goal 4 (3-4 Credits)

Goal Area 5:Select at least two courses from two different disciplines within goal 5 (6-8 Credits)

Goal Area 6:Select at least two courses from two different disciplines within goal 6 (6-8 Credits)

Goal Area 7:Select one course from goal 7 (3-4 Credits)

Goal Area 8:Select one course from goal 8 (3-4 Credits)

Goal Area 9:Select one course from goal 9 (3-4 Credits)

Goal Area 10:Select one course from goal 10 (3-4 Credits)

Additional Required Courses: (3 Courses)

Complete the following courses:

PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice. Your catalog of record may have different requirements.