Length: 31-35 credits
Purpose: The Uniform Certificate of General Studies (UCGS) is a one-year college program in which all courses are transferable and satisfy lower-division general education requirements at any Virginia public institution of higher education.
Program Description: This program consists of a minimum of 31 credit hours. Students should take the UCGS courses that best suit their intended program of study at the four-year institution. Only classes completed after May 2020 apply toward UCGS completion.
Admission Requirements: Entry into this curriculum is obtained by meeting the admission requirements established by the College. You must take developmental coursework as required by placement testing.
Curriculum Requirements: Requirements for the certificate are listed in the curriculum below.