Santiago Canyo College offers multiple
interdisciplinary degrees and certificates which span the boundaries of
traditional academic majors. Students are provided with opportunities to
pursue areas of emphases deriving from the interaction of different
disciplines. The sequences of courses lead to degrees and certificates
which incorporate concepts from the humanities and arts, the natural
sciences and the social sciences. The broad framework of these awards
enables students to explore the range of human knowledge.
degree and certificate includes a focused study in at least one
established interdisciplinary core. Each award specifies the
requirements necessary to earn the degree or the certificate.
the Liberal Arts degrees, the areas of inquiry are referred to as
"emphasis requirements". Major requirements for the associate degrees
are in addition to the general education requirements. Certificates of
Achievement do not require general education.