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Associate Degree in History

Delaware County Community College (DCCC)
Associate's degree
Scholarships available
On campus
Pennsylvania
English
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Program description

Associate Degree in History

The History Program is designed primarily but not limited to those students who wish to pursue a Baccalaureate Degree in History. The program of study will provide students with the foundational history courses as well as those courses that meet their general education requirements. Upon successful completion of an Associate in Arts Degree in History they will be able transfer into parallel programs.

Program content

First Semester

  • English Composition I
  • American History I
  • American National Government
  • General Psychology
  • Introduction to Sociology

Electives

  • Any transferable Quantitative Reasoning (QR) designated MAT course

Second Semester

  • English Composition II: Writing About Literature
  • American History II
  • Public Speaking

Electives

  • Social Science Elective
  • Any transferable Technology (TC) designated course

Third Semester

  • World Civilizations I
  • Microeconomic Principles

Electives

  • Any transferable Scientific Inquiry (SI) designated science course
  • Humanities Elective
  • Foreign Language elective

Fourth Semester

  • World Civilizations II

Electives

  • Humanities Elective
  • Social Science Elective
  • Open Elective

Scholarships & funding

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Qualification

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Students will be able to explain multiple aspects of the history of the United States from pre-colonial times to the present, such as cultural, social, political, economic, diplomatic, and military variables, and recognize the local and regional factors associated with these developments.
  • Students will be able to explain multiple aspects of the history of the world from the dawn of civilization to the present, such as cultural, social, political, economic, diplomatic and military variables, and recognize the local, regional and national factors associated with these developments.
  • Students will be able to explain the racial, ethnic, socio-economic, sexual, and religious diversity involved in the historical development of the United States and the world and recognize its relevance to events in their own place and time.
  • Students will be able to recognize the difference between historical evidence and interpretation and utilize critical and analytical thinking to examine the causes and ramifications of historical events, topics and themes.
  • Students will be able to develop their own perspective on history and provide evidence from both primary and secondary sources to support their viewpoints in written and oral form.

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Delaware County Community College (DCCC)

Delaware County Community College (DCCC) is a public two-year college in Media, Pennsylvania, with a current enrollment of 12,500 students (including 200 international students from over 50 countries). Offering over 40 degree programs, students can complete a two-year associate degree...


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Delaware County Community College (DCCC)

901 S. Media Line Rd
PA 19063 Media Pennsylvania
United States of America

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www.dccc.edu

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