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Leisure Studies Core Requirements
College of Education
  Note: While there are more than 64 transferable semester hours, you may only count 64 semester hours as transfer credit from a community college.  

Northwest Florida State College

English Composition    
ENC 1101      
ENC 1102      

Fine Arts  
Choose one of the following courses:
ARH 1000    
ARH 2050    
THE 2000    

Choose one of the following courses:  
AML 2010    
AML 2020    
ENL 2000    
ENL 2022    
LIT 2100    

Choose one of the following courses:
AMH 2010    
AMH 2020    
WOH 1012    
WOH 1022    

History or Literature Sequence  
Complete either a Literature or History sequence by taking the second course in the sequence started above (for example, if you choose to take a complete Literature sequence in American Literature, then you would take both semesters in that sequence.

Humanities Electives
If History sequence chosen, complete one additional humanities electives chosen from the following. If Literature sequence chosen above, complete two additional humanities electives chosen from the following.(Courses must be selected from at least two different disciplines)
PHI 2010    
PHI 2600    
FRE 2200    
FRE 2201    
GER 2200    
GER 2201    
SPN 2200    
SPN 2201    
Any Literature or Fine Arts course selected from the section above

Public Speaking
SPC 1600    

Social Science Electives
If Literature sequence chosen above, complete three courses from the following. If History sequence chosen above, complete two courses from the following.
ANT 2000      
ECO 2013      
ECO 2023      
GEA 1000      
POS 1041      
PSY 2012      
SYG 2000      
SYG 2010      
or any History course from the section above (no more that one History course may be taken to meet this requirement).

Complete one of the following math courses:
MAC 1105      
MAC 1114      
MAC 1140      
MAC 1147      
MAC 2233      
MAC 2311      
MAC 2313      

Natural/Physical Science
Complete two science electives from the following (NO sequence required)
BSC 1005      
BSC 1005L      
ZOO 1010C      
CHM 1020C      
CHM 1045C      
CHM 1046C      
AST 1002C      
PHY 1020C      
PHY 1053C      
PHY 1054C      
PHY 2048C      
PHY 2049C      
GLY 1001      
GLY 1001L      
GLY 1010C      
GLY 1100C      

Physical Education      
HPL 1081      
one semester hour of an activity physical education course

Minor Area of Study
You may select a minor in one of the following areas, however it is not required. You have 21 semester hours of required electives, of which the minors are a part. If you opt not to choose a minor, you would still need 21 semester hours of electives. You should select a minor based on your career goals, specialization certification requirements, and consultation with your academic advisor. (Note: Only approved minor courses transferable from Okaloosa Walton Community College are listed below; other courses will be required at USA)

Minor in Biology
BSC 1010C      
BSC 1011C      
ZOO 1010C      

Minor in Geography
GEA 1000      

Minor in Psychology
PSY 2012      

Minor in Sociology
SYG 2000      

Minor in Business
ACG 2011      
ACC 2071      
ECO 2023      

General Elective
Complete 6 semester hours of elective chosen from any of the courses listed on the advising guide or the following:
CGS 1100      
CGS 1570      

  Special Notes:  
  • The University of South Alabama will accept a maximum of 64 semester hours from a junior/community college.
  • No course in which a student has earned a grade of lower than "D" will transfer to the University of South Alabama. No grade lower than "C" will transfer in English Composition I & II (EH 101 & 102)
  • Completion of the courses listed in this Advising Guide is only part of the fulfillment of degree requirements at the University of South Alabama. Consult the USA Bulletin for complete degree requirements.
  Questions regarding degree/graduation requirements and the applicability of transfer credit toward satisfaction of degree requirements should be directed to the College of Education, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL 36688-0002 (251/380-2738).  
Questions regarding transfer admission and transfer credit evaluation should be directed to the Office of Admissions, Meisler Hall Suite 2500, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL 36688-0002 (251) 460-6141 or (800) 872-5247.
  For more information regarding the degree in Leisure Studies at the University of South Alabama, please consult the USA Bulletin.  
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