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Scope and Sequence

Students who enter the Associate's Degree in High School program enter an accelerated course of study that puts them on the fast-track to success.  This challenging, but rewarding program provides students with a unique blend of college-level courses taken both at Greater Johnstown High School and at the Penn Highlands Community College campus.  
 
Students entering the program in 2016-17 would work through the following course of study or something very similar, earning a Liberal Arts and Sciences AA Degree in General Studies:
 
 
Degree Requirement (PHCC) College Course Credits Planned Completion
FYE 100 FYE 100:  First Year Experience 1 Online - Spring of 9th Grade Year
Social Science I HIS 100:  US History I 3 ACE Full Year - 9th Grade
CIT 100 CIT 100:  Microcomputer Applications 3 ACE Full Year - 9th Grade
Humanities or Social Science  HIS 110:  US History II 3 ACE Full Year - 10th Grade
ENG 110 ENG 110:  English Composition I 3 ACE Full Year - 10th Grade
Science I BIO 104/114:  Principles of Biology I/Lab 4 ACE Full Year - 10th Grade
Elective LIF 111:  Health and Wellness 3 Online - Fall of 10th Grade Year
Humanities I ART 101:  Introduction to Art History 3 Online - Spring of 10th Grade Year
TRN 115 TRN 115:  Introduction to Transfer 3 Online - Spring of 10th Grade Year
ENG 200 ENG 200:  English Composition II 3 ACE Full Year - 11th Grade
Humanities I or II HUM 100 Introduction to Humanities 3 PHCC Campus - Fall of 11th Grade Year
Elective AST 100:  Introduction to Astronomy 3 PHCC Campus - Fall of 11th Grade Year
Elective PHI 100: Critical Thinking 3 PHCC Campus - Spring of 11th Grade Year
Elective GEO 100:  Introduction to Geography 3 PHCC Campus - Spring of 11th Grade Year
Elective ACE Elective 3 ACE Full Year - 12th Grade
MAT 145 or higher MAT 145:  College Algebra 3 ACE Full Year - 12th Grade
COM 101 COM 101:  Public Speaking  3 ACE Full Year - 12th Grade
Social Sciences II PSY 100:  General Psychology 3 PHCC Campus - Fall of 12th Grade Year
Elective HIS 200:  American Immigration 3 PHCC Campus - Fall of 12th Grade Year
Elective FLM 110:  Introduction to American Cinema 3 PHCC Campus - Spring of 12th Grade Year
Elective ENG 205:  Research Writing 3 PHCC Campus - Spring of 12th Grade Year
  Total Credits Earned: 60 32 Online or at PHCC Campus/28 ACE