General Education Certificate
The template below is for students declaring a major for the catalog year 2018-19. The Advising Sheet Archive contains printable advising sheets for the catalog years 2016-17, 2017-18, and 2018-19. Students already with a declared major should view their advising report in SIS for appropriate course selection.
Career & technical education programs for job training
= Career & technical education programs for job training, guided by Advisory Committees
N Majors not eligible for financial aid = Majors not eligible for financial aid
This program provides students with a coherent set of university parallel courses corresponding to the first year of study at a four-year college or university. It is intended for students who plan to transfer into a baccalaureate program after completing the equivalent of one year of full-time study at the community college. The program addresses many of the general education requirements at senior institutions.
Program Requirements and Special Conditions
Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. Students may need to complete placement tests in English and mathematics. Visit www.jtcc.edu/placement for all course placement options. If students have deficiencies in English and/or mathematics. JTCC offers developmental and prerequisite courses to prepare students for the curriculum. New students should visit the Advising Center and returning students their faculty advisor for more information.
See Placement Requirements
- Students are strongly encouraged to complete their ENG and MTH requirements first.
- Students interested in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM)-related transfer degrees should take MTH 161 or higher to fulfill their math requirements. Students pursuing non-STEM majors (i.e. liberal arts, social sciences, communication, etc.) should take MTH 154. Please note that students must consult with an advisor since math requirements of different majors vary by program and transfer institution.
- STEM majors should take BIO 101-102 or CHM 111-112.
- Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor and check their advisement report in MyTyler – SIS.
Your Right to Know
The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia requires colleges to provide information on graduation rates. The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to publish gainful employment consumer information for career/technical programs.