The General Education curriculum requirements in language and humanities, social sciences, mathematics, life and physical sciences, and physical education are central to the mission of Lincoln College. The requirements are designed to provide an enlightening, interrelated program that ensures a wide range of diversified knowledge and promotes lifelong intellectual inquiry. Students enter Lincoln College with different levels of general knowledge; all of Lincoln College’s academic offerings are intended to help students grow by improving their individual skills and competencies and by providing experiences in areas they have not yet explored.

Associate Degree Programs

The Associate degree is intended for students planning to transfer to a baccalaureate-granting school. To receive an Associate degree, students must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours (Associate of Arts) or 61 credit hours (Associate of Science) with a cumulative grade point average of 2.00 or above. Students must meet all general education requirements.

Bachelor’s Degree Programs

To receive a baccalaureate degree, students must complete a minimum of 120 credit hours, 37 credit hours of upper division coursework (300/400 level), with a cumulative grade point average of 2.00 or above. Students must complete all general education core requirements.

Academic Advisors are available to assist students in selecting courses for their major programs of study. If a student plans to attend a particular college or university after graduating from Lincoln College, the student should consult the catalog of that college or university for information concerning required and elective courses. It is also recommended that students consult their Academic Advisor regarding prerequisite courses.