The new Advanced Foundations in Letters, Arts, and Sciences Certificate is the final certificate in the Associate Degree is Letters, Arts, and Sciences (2LACA) Step-up Certificate Program series administered at Penn State Harrisburg. The Academic Home for the program is the School of Humanities at Penn State Harrisburg. Students pursuing this certificate complete a total of 42 credits that include general education requirements, as well as selections in specific interest areas. As students enter this certificate, they will be guided through the admission process for entry into the associate degree. Students are strongly encouraged to work with an adviser as they pursue this program.
To earn an undergraduate certificate in ADVANCED FOUNDATIONS IN LETTERS, ARTS, AND SCIENCES III, a minimum of 42 credits is required.
ENGL 202A OR ENGL 202B OR ENGL 202C OR ENGL 202D
Students must complete an additional 3 credits in the General Arts selection. In addition select 3 credits from one of the following categories: General Humanities GH (3), General Natural Science GN (3), Social and Behavioral Science Selection (3),Arts Selection (3), General Quantification GQ (3)Students select an additional 6 credits in two of the following two subject areas of their choice: Humanities Selection (6), Science Selection (6), Art Selection (6), Social and Behavioral Science Selection (6) All classes must be selected in consultation with an adviser to ensure the student meetsUniversity requirements. These certificates have been specifically designedto align with the 2LACA degree.
No Prerequisites Required.
Effective Date: Fall Semester 2000
Last Revised by the Department: 11/11/2011