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Serving the Bexar County community through its programs and services that help students succeed in acquiring the knowledge and skills needed in today’s world. Today, five colleges fulfill this promise with a vast array of courses and 2-year degrees.
Northeast Bexar County
Serving more than 6,000 students from the ten Metrocom Communities and northeast San Antonio. Named “Best Institutional Facility” by Live Oak Economic Development.
Northwest San Antonio
Creating opportunites for success by offering quality academic, technical and life-long learning experiences to its diverse communities in a collaborative, student-centered, data-informed and shared leadership environment.
South San Antonio
Top 10 finalist for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges.
East and Southwest
A comprehensive public community college whose mission is to empower our diverse student population through educational achievement and career readiness.
San Antonio College is named in the top 150 community colleges in the nation by Aspen Institute, and is ranked among the Top 10 colleges for Hispanics by Hispanic Outlook Magazine.
Our faculty and staff are dedicated to providing students with the highest quality educational experience and fulfilling our mission of Creating Opportunities for Success.
Northwest Vista College is creating opportunities for success for our students. We offer high-quality education at an affordable price.
Northwest Vista College has an open door admissions policy, which means there are no entrance exam scores, minimum GPA or class ranking required. The only requirement is completion of a high school diploma or GED.
If you’re looking for a college that creates opportunities for success, you found the right place.
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Northwest Vista College is an exciting place to learn with a beautiful campus and a staff committed to student success.
Return to: Degree Plans & Certificates - By Degree Type
The Associate of Arts (AA) degrees are specifically designed for transfer as the equivalent of the first half of the Baccalaureate Degree requirements of most public colleges and Universities.
All Psychology majors should contact the Psychology Department for advising before registering for courses.
Select 1 course from the Mathematics (20) Core
Select 2 courses from the Life and Physical Sciences (30) Core
Select 1 course from the Language, Philosophy & Culture (40) Core
Select 1 course from the Creative Arts (50) Core
Select 2 courses from the American History (60) Core
Select 2 courses from Government/Political Science (70) Core
Select 1 course from the Social and Behavioral Sciences (80) Core
Select 1 course from the Additional Communication (90) Core
Select 1 course from the Additional Language, Philosophy and Culture (90) Core
Select 3 courses (9 hours) from the following
PSYC 2302 - Applied Psychology#
PSYC 2315 - Psychology of Adjustment#
Directed Elective: Select 1 course (3 hours) other than Psychology from the Social and Behavioral Sciences (80) Core
A course may be used only once to fulfill degree requirements.
The student is encouraged to carefully examine requirements at the transfer institution. Requirements vary from institution to institution and can change from one year to the next.
#Offered at other Alamo Colleges
Contact the Psychology Department for assistance with the Directed Elective. You will choose a course from the Behavioral Sciences (80) Core except Psychology courses.