Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer

Program Goals Statement

The Liberal Arts and Sciences program provides a comprehensive and rigorous foundation for students who plan to transfer to complete a Bachelor of Arts or Science degree in the liberal arts disciplines or to pursue professional studies in the Behavioral or Social Sciences. The program values lifelong learning for success of the individual as well as the community.

Choosing Electives

• Select electives from Transfer Electives and Elective Recommendations

After Bristol

• Bristol Community College participates in the statewide MassTransfer program and has developed many program-to-program transfer articulation agreements which guarantee admission and credit transfer. For a complete listing of eligible MassTransfer programs and current Bristol articulation agreements, visit the Transfer Affairs website at www.BristolCC.edu/transfer

Degree Requirements:

Item #
Title
Credits

Elective Courses – Multicultural Perspective

 +
3

Elective Courses - Quantitative/Symbolic Reasoning – Choose One

 +
3

Elective Courses -Technical Literacy – Choose one of the following

 +
3

Elective Courses - Choose two Behavioral/Social Science, one Humanities, and two Science electives

 +
16-17

Program Electives

 +
16-17
Total credits:
60-61

Course Sequencing

Item #
Title
Credits
Multicultural Perspective Elective - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Behavioral/Social Science Elective - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
Mathematics Elective - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Behavioral/Social Science Elective - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Humanities Elective - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
15
Item #
Title
Credits
Technical Literacy Elective - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Lab Science Elective - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
4
Program Electives - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Program Electives - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Program Electives - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
Lab Science Elective - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
4
Program Electives - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Program Electives - Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
13-14

Overview

Subject

Type

Associate Degree

Campus

Degree Offered

Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts & Sciences (Behavioral and Social Sciences Transfer)

Program Contact

Kathleen Pearle, Dean, kathleen.pearle@bristolcc.edu

Colleen Avedikian, Coordinator, colleen.avedikian@bristolcc.edu