Mar 23, 2023  
2022-2023 Course Catalog 
2022-2023 Course Catalog

Liberal Arts/Academic Transfer - Language Studies (LTLAA)

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Award: Associate in Arts Degree
Program Location: Elkhorn Valley Campus, Fort Omaha Campus, Sarpy Center, South Omaha Campus

This degree offers a broad-based liberal arts education to students interested in pursuing language studies at a four-year college or university. Students build a solid foundation of knowledge in Spanish, French, Japanese or American Sign Language and cultural studies. This program also prepares students to better communicate with non-English speaking or deaf clients and friends in business and social situations.

Graduation Requirements
General Education: 36.0
Major Requirements: 48.0
Electives: 11.0-13.5
Total credit hours required: 95-97.5

Major Requirements for Liberal Arts/Academic Transfer - Language Studies


Select one group:

Social Sciences

Select 4.5 credit hours from the social sciences courses listed in Transfer course options .

HIST 1080 - Traditional and Modern Japan  is recommended for Japanese majors.

HIST 2200 - Latin American History  is recommended for Spanish majors.

Quantitative/Numeracy Skills or Major-Related

Select 4.5 credit hours from the mathematics courses listed in Transfer course options  that meet a requirement for your chosen major. Refer to the transfer guide for the specific transfer program and college. If no additional math is required, select another major requirement.

Cultural Studies

  •   Select 4.5 credit hours from the cultural studies courses listed in Transfer course options Transfer course options .

Natural Sciences

Associate in Arts General Education Requirements (36.0 credit hrs.)

The following are General Education requirements for an Associate in Arts degree (AA). Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.

*To optimize credit transfer, please select general education course options for Critical Thinking/Creativity and Social/Cultural Awareness and Scientific Inquiry from the Transfer Course  list and consult with your MCC advisor and an advisor at the institution you are planning to transfer to for more specific requirements. 


3 Courses needed     13.5 credit hrs.


1 Course needed     4.5 - 5.0 credit hours


*Based on the Math Course you select, pre-requisities may be required.

Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

2 courses needed     9.0 credit hours

Select 1 Humanities and 1 Social Sciences course from the General Education course options in the current course catalog.


Scientific Inquiry

1 Course needed     4.5 - 6.0 credit hrs.

Select 1 course from the Natural Sciences General Education courses in the current course catalog.

Professionalism/Life Skills & Information Literacy

1 Course     4.5

Select one of the following courses.

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