Arapahoe Community College

2014-2015 Catalog

Colorado’s Guaranteed Transfer Courses

In 2001, the Colorado General Assembly established that 35-37 general education credits will transfer among all Colorado public higher-education institutions.

NOTE: Classes denoted with an * are currently not offered at Arapahoe Community College.

Grades of "C" or better are required for guaranteed transfer to any four year public institution in Colorado. Transferability of courses, including those with grades of "D," to outside colleges or universities outside of Colorado is determined by the receiving institution.

Fall, 2006, the structure of the A.A. and A.S. degrees changed as reflected in the following categories:

General Education (GT) Categories and Courses:


(6 credit hours)

ENG 121

English Composition I (GT-CO1) 

ENG 122

English Composition II (GT-CO2)

ENG 201

English Composition III: Writing for Public Discourse (GT-CO3)

HIS 265

Writing About History (GT-CO3) *


(3-5 credit hours)

MAT 120

Mathematics for the Liberal Arts (GT-MA1)

MAT 121

College Algebra (GT-MA1)

MAT 122

College Trigonometry (GT-MA1)

MAT 123

Finite Mathematics (GT-MA1)

MAT 125

Survey of Calculus (GT-MA1)

MAT 135

Introduction to Statistics (GT-MA1)

MAT 166

Pre-Calculus (GT-MA1)

MAT 201

Calculus I (GT-MA1)

MAT 202

Calculus II (GT-MA1)

MAT 203

Calculus III (GT-MA1)

MAT 204

Calculus III with Engineering Applications (GT-MA1)

MAT 215

Discrete Mathematics (GT-MA1) *

MAT 261

Differential Equations w Engineer Applications (GT-MA1)

MAT 265

Differential Equations (GT-MA1)


(6-9 credit hours)

Arts and Expression

ART 110

Art Appreciation (GT-AH1)

ART 111

Art History I Ancient to Medieval (GT-AH1)

ART 112

Art History II Renaissance to 1900 (GT-AH1)

ART 207

Art History 1900 to Present (GT-AH1)

DAN 125

History of Dance I (GT-AH1) *

MUS 120

Music Appreciation (GT-AH1)

MUS 121

Music History Medieval through Classical Period (GT-AH1)

MUS 122

Music History Early Romantic Period to Present (GT-AH1)

MUS 123

Survey of World Music (GT-AH1)

MUS 125

History of Jazz (GT-AH1)

THE 105

Theater Appreciation (GT-AH1)

THE 108

Theatre Script Analysis (GT-AH1) *

THE 211

Development of Theatre Greek to Renaissance (GT-AH1)

THE 212

Development of Theatre Restoration to Modern (GT-AH1)

THE 215

Playwriting (GT-AH1)

Literature and Humanities

HUM 115

World Mythology (GT-AH2)

HUM 121

Humanities: Early Civilization (GT-AH2)

HUM 122

Humanities: Medieval to Modern (GT-AH2)

HUM 123

Humanities: The Modern World (GT-AH2)

LIT 115

Introduction to Literature (GT-AH2)

LIT 201

World Literature to 1600 (GT-AH2)

LIT 202

World Literature after 1600 (GT-AH2)

LIT 205

Ethnic Literature (GT-AH2)

LIT 211

American Literature to Civil War (GT-AH2)

LIT 212

American Literature after the Civil War (GT-AH2)

LIT 221

British Literature to 1770 (GT-AH2)

LIT 222

British Literature Since 1770 (GT-AH2)

LIT 225

Introduction to Shakespeare (GT-AH2)

LIT 246

Literature of Women (GT-AH2) *

LIT 259

Survey of African American Literature (GT-AH2)

LIT 268

Celtic Literature (GT-AH2) *

Ways of Thinking

PHI 111

Introduction to Philosophy (GT-AH3)

PHI 112

Ethics (GT-AH3)

PHI 113

Logic (GT-AH3)

PHI 114

Comparative Religions (GT-AH3)

PHI 115

World Religions West (GT-AH3)

PHI 116

World Religions East (GT-AH3)

PHI 214

Philosophy of Religion (GT-AH3)

PHI 218

Environmental Ethics (GT-AH3)

PHI 220

Philosophy of Death and Dying (GT-AH3) *

World Languages

FRE 211

French Language III (GT-AH4)

FRE 212

French Language IV (GT-AH4)

GER 211

German Language III (GT-AH4)

GER 212

German Language IV (GT-AH4) *

ITA 211

Italian Language III (GT-AH4) *

ITA 212

Italian Language IV (GT-AH4) *

JPN 211

Japanese Language III (GT-AH4)

JPN 212

Japanese Language IV (GT-AH4)

RUS 211

Russian Language III (GT-AH4) *

RUS 212

Russian Language IV (GT-AH4) *

SPA 211

Spanish Language III (GT-AH4)

SPA 212

Spanish Language IV (GT-AH4)


(6-9 credits)


HIS 101

Western Civilization: Antiquity-1650 (GT-HI1)

HIS 102

Western Civilization: 1650-Present (GT-HI1)

HIS 111

The World: Antiquity-1500 (GT-HI1)

HIS 112

The World: 1500-Present (GT-HI1)

HIS 121

US History to Reconstruction (GT-HI1)

HIS 122

US History Since the Civil War (GT-HI1)

HIS 203

Civil War Era in American History (GT-HI1) *

HIS 205

Women in World History (GT-HI1) *

HIS 207

American Environmental History (GT-HI1) *

HIS 208

American Indian History (GT-HI1)

HIS 215

Women in US History (GT-HI1)

HIS 218

History of Science and Technology (GT-HI1) *

HIS 225

Colorado History (GT-HI1)

HIS 236

US History Since 1945 (GT-HI1)

HIS 243

History Of Modern China (GT-AH1) *

HIS 244

History of Latin America (GT-AH1) *

HIS 245

US in the World (GT-HI1)

HIS 247

20th Century World History (GT-HI1)

HIS 249

History Islamic Civilization (GT-AH1) *

HIS 250

African American History (GT-AH1) *

HIS 255

The Middle Ages (GT-HI1)

HIS 259

Modern Middle East (GT-HI1) *

HIS 260

US Foreign Relations History (GT-HI1)

Economic or Political Systems

AGE 102

Agriculture Economics (GT-SS1) *

ECO 101

Economics of Social Issues (GT-SS1)

ECO 201

Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)

ECO 202

Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)

ECO 211

Gender in the Economy (GT-SS1) *

ECO 245

Environmental Economics (GT-SS1)

POS 105

Introduction to Political Science (GT-SS1)

POS 111

American Government (GT-SS1)

POS 125

American State/Local Government (GT-SS1)

POS 205

International Relations (GT-SS1)

POS 215

Current Political Issues (GT-SS1)

POS 225

Comparative Government (GT-SS1)


GEO 105

World Regional Geography (GT-SS2)

GEO 106

Human Geography (GT-SS2)

Human Behavior, Culture or Social Frameworks

AGR 260

World Interdepndence: Population & Food (GT-SS3) *

ANT 101

Cultural Anthropology (GT-SS3)

ANT 102

Cultural Anthropology Laboratory (GT-SS3) *

ANT 103

Archeology Laboratory (GT-SS3) *

ANT 104

Physical Anthropology Lab (GT-SS3)

ANT 107

Introduction to Archeology (GT-SS3)

ANT 108

Archeology of World Rock Art (GT-SS3) *

ANT 111

Physical Anthropology (GT-SS3)

ANT 201

Intro to Forensic Anthropology (GT-SS3) *

ANT 215

Indians of North America (GT-SS3)

ANT 250

Medical Anthropology (GT- SS3) *

COM 220

Intercultural Communication (GT-SS3)

ETH 200

Intro to Ethnic Studies (GT-SS3) *

JOU 105

Introduction to Mass Media (GT-SS3)

PSY 101

General Psychology I (GT-SS3)

PSY 102

General Psychology II (GT-SS3)

PSY 205

Psychology of Gender (GT-SS3)

PSY 217

Human Sexuality (GT-SS3)

PSY 226

Social Psychology (GT-SS3)

PSY 227

Psychology of Death and Dying (GT-SS3) *

PSY 235

Human Growth and Development (GT-SS3)

PSY 238

Child Development: (GT-SS3)

PSY 240

Health Psychology (GT- SS3) *

PSY 249

Abnormal Psychology (GT-SS3)

PSY 265

Psychology of Personality (GT-SS3) *

SOC 101

Introduction To Sociology I (GT-SS3)

SOC 102

Introduction To Sociology II (GT-SS3)

SOC 205

Sociology of Family Dynamics (GT-SS3)

SOC 207

Environmental Sociology (GT-SS3) *

SOC 215

Contemporary Social Problems (GT-SS3) *

SOC 216

Sociology of Gender (GT-SS3) *

SOC 218

Sociology of Diversity (GT-SS3)

SOC 220

Sociology of Religion (GT-SS3)

SOC 231

Sociology of Deviant Behavior (GT-SS3)

SOC 237

Sociology of Death and Dying (GT-SS3) *

WST 200

Intro to Women's Studies (GT-SS3) *

WST 225

Women and Social Action (GT-SS3) *

WST 240

Goddesses & Women of Ancient World (GT-SS3) *

WST 249

Women's Sexuality (GT-SS3) *


(7-10 credit hours)

AGY 240

Introductory Soil Science with Lab (GT-SC1) *

AST 101

Astronomy I w/ Lab (GT-SC1)

AST 102

Astronomy II W/ Lab (GT-SC1)

AST 150

Astrobiology (GT-SC2) *

AST 160

Cosmology (GT-SC2)

BIO 103

Principles of Animal Biology (GT-SC2)

BIO 105

Science of Biology (GT-SC1)

BIO 111

General College Biology I with Lab (GT-SC1)

BIO 112

General College Biology II with Lab (GT-SC1)

BIO 116

Intro to Human Disease (GT-SC2)

BIO 201

Human Anatomy and Physiology I (GT-SC1)

BIO 202

Human Anatomy and Physiology II (GT-SC1)

BIO 204

Microbiology with Lab (GT-SC1)

BIO 208

General College Microbiology with Lab (GT-SC1)

BIO 220

General Zoology with Lab (GT-SC1)

BIO 221

Botany with Lab (GT-SC1)

CHE 101

Introduction to Chemistry I with Lab (GT-SC1)

CHE 102

Introduction to Chemistry II with Lab (GT-SC1)

CHE 105

Chemistry in Context with Lab (GT-SC1) *

CHE 111

General College Chemistry I with Lab (GT-SC1)

CHE 112

General College Chemistry II with Lab (GT-SC1)

ENV 101

Environmental Science with Lab (GT-SC1)

ENV 110

Natural Disasters (GT-SC2)

GEO 111

Physical Geography: Landforms with Lab (GT-SC1)

GEO 112

Physical Geography: Weather & Climate w/ Lab (GT-SC1)

GEY 108

Geology of US National Parks (GT-SC2) *

GEY 111

Physical Geology with Lab (GT-SC1)

GEY 112

Historical Geology with Lab (GT-SC1)

GEY 135

Intro to Environmental Geology with Lab (GT-SC1)

MET 150

General Meteorology with Lab (GT-SC1)

NRE 251

General Oceanography with Lab (GT-SC1) *

PHY 105

Conceptual Physics with Lab (GT-SC1)

PHY 107

Energy Science & Technology with Lab (GT- SC1) *

PHY 111

Physics: Algebra-based I: With Lab (GT-SC1)

PHY 112

Physics: Algebra-based II With Lab (GT-SC1)

PHY 211

Physics: Calculus-based I With Lab (GT-SC1)

PHY 212

Physics: Calculus-based II With Lab (GT-SC1)

SCI 105

Science in Society (GT-SC2) *

SCI 155

Integrated Science I: Physics & Chemistry w/Lab (GT-SC1)

SCI 156

Integrated Science II: Earth & Life Science w/Lab (GT-SC1)

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