2020-2021 Catalog 
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2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DWD-AS: Liberal Arts- Environmental Horticulture-Landscape Business

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Associate of Sciences Degree


The Environmental Horticulture-Landscape Business Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreement is designed for the student who is planning to transfer to a participating public four-year Colorado college or university that offers this program within the minimum number of credits designated by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education.

Courses with a 3-character bracketed code (for example, “English Composition I [CO1]”), in which a student earns the final grade of “C” or better are guaranteed to transfer to every public Colorado college or university. 

  • Courses within any Degree with Designation must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher.
  • Courses older than 10 years cannot count towards any Degree with Designation.
  • Course substitutions and/or waivers are not permitted for any Degree with Designation.

Please view the Colorado Department of Higher Education web site for participating institutions and any additional degree requirement details (CDHE Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreements/Degrees with Designation). Students should contact receiving institution for course transferability or additional requirements when selecting courses.

General Education Requirements:

Total Communication Credits for A.S. Degree: 6


MAT 166 Pre-Calculus, not currently offered at Aims, can be transferred from another Colorado Community College or university and applied to this degree OR a higher level calculus course such as one of the following:

Total Mathematics Credits for A.S. Degree: 5

Arts & Humanities:

Select two Arts & Humanities courses from the following categories.

Total Arts & Humanities Credits for A.S. Degree: 6

Total History Credits for A.S. Degree: 3

Total Behavioral & Social Sciences Credits for A.S. Degree: 6

Physical & Life Sciences:

Total Physical & Life Sciences Credits for A.S. Degree: 10

Additional Required Courses:

Select at least 15 credits and no more than 24 credits of coursework from the list below. If you choose to take just the minimum of 15 credits, then you will need the 9 credits of recommended HLT electives below.

Please Note: If these credits are not required for the major at a receiving 4-year institution, they will be applied to the Bachelor’s degree as elective credit towards graduation. Please check with the receiving institution to determine in which way these courses will be applied.

Total Additional Required Credits for A.S. Degree: 15-24

Recommended Electives:

Select additional HLT courses if needed (except for HLT 208, 216 & 249)

Total Recommended Elective Credits for A.S. Degree: 9

Total Credits for A.S. Degree: 60

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