Area V Requirements

The following majors have specific professional or major-specific courses required for Area V of the Alabama General Studies Curriculum. The courses listed are required for a degree in your chosen major at the University of South Alabama, but they may be taken at your community college. Please contact your major department at USA or the Office of Admissions if you have additional questions. 

When you have finished reviewing the Area V requirements for your major, please return to the Transfer Assistance page to learn more about the University of South Alabama and to download the application for admission to USA. 

Please click on the STARS Guide major that you have already accessed for Area I-IV requirements (NOTE that some majors are still under construction; please check back later for those programs and refer to the USA Bulletin for assistance): 

College Of Allied Health Professions Mitchell College Of Business
Biomedical Sciences Business
Cardiorespiratory Care  
Radiologic Sciences School of Computing
Speech and Hearing Sciences Computer Science
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Information Systems
Health Sciences Information Technology
  Cyber Assurance
Arts And Sciences Health Informatics
Art History or Studio Art (BFA)  
Chemistry Education
Communication Elementary Education
Criminal Justice Health Education
Dramatic Arts BA Physical Education
Dramatic Arts BFA Secondary Education - Math
English Secondary Education - English/ Language Arts
Foreign Language (French, German, Russian, Spanish) Secondary Education - Social Studies
Geology Secondary Education - General Science
Meteorology Engineering
Music (BA) Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Philosophy Civil Engineering
Physics Computer Engineering
Political Science Electrical Engineering
Psychology Mechanical Engineering
Social Work  
Sociology Computer Science - Engineering (See School of Computing)
Continuing Education and Special Programs Nursing
Hospitality and Tourism Management Nursing

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