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For students attending: Prairie State College
Who plan to major in: Humanities


I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in RHT 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities –  Choose one course from the following subjects: ART 121-131, ENG 211 and above, HIST, HUMAN or PHILO (not 203) 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANTHR, GEOG, POLSC, PSYCH, SOCSC, or SOCIO. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Science Electives – Choose 10 hours from the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Geology or Physics. At least two courses must be in the same field and at least one must be in a different field.
  • F. Mathematics - Choose 6 hours of Math electives (MATH 165 and 115 are recommended).
  • G.  Computer Science Elective - Choose 3 hours of a Computer Science elective.
  • H. Free Electives - Choose 10 courses with an IAI designation.

II. Required courses for the Humanities degree:

  • Choose three courses in History, Literature or Philosophy.

Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018