Undergraduate Accelerator

Learning Track elective areas

Depending on their choice of major, students will follow an elective curriculum based on one of the following three tracks:

  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and Information Sciences
  • Business, Finance and Economics

The following curricula are samples and subject to change. Each student's curriculum will vary depending upon the individual's Undergraduate Accelerator program track, major, interests and career goals.

Integrated Accelerator Program (IAP) - Sample Curriculum

Semester 1
  • Live, Learn, and Grow II
  • Communication Studies
  • Biology (Natural Sciences Course)
  • Psychology (Social Sciences Course)
  • Algebra, PreCalculus, or Calculus 
Semester 2
  • Live, Learn, and Grow III
  • Composition
  • Art History (Humanities Course)
  • American Studies (Culture and Diversity Course)
    • Algebra, PreCalculus, or Calculus I or II

Academic Accelerator Program 2 (AAP2) - Sample Curriculum

Semester 1
  • Live, Learn, and Grow II
  • English for Academic Purposes 
  • Grammar for Academic Purposes
  • American Studies
  • Kansas Environment and Culture
  • Introduction to Kansas Landscapes
  • Algebra, PreCalculus, or Calculus
Semester 2
    • Live, Learn, and Grow III
  • Researching Kansas Landscapes
  • Communication Studies
  • Humanities or Social Sciences
  • Natural Science
  • Algebra, PreCalculus, or Calculus I or II

Academic Accelerator Program 3 (AAP3) - Sample Curriculum

Semester 1
  • Live, Learn, and Grow II
  • English for Academic Purposes I
  • Grammar for Academic Purposes I
  • Information Literacy
  • Kansas Environment and Culture
  • Introduction to Kansas Landscapes
  • Algebra, PreCalculus, or Calculus
Semester 2
  • Live, Learn, and Grow III
  • English for Academic Purposes II 
  • Grammar for Academic
    Purposes II
  • American Studies
  • Natural Sciences or Humanities
  • Researching Kansas Landscapes
  • Algebra, PreCalculus, or Calculus I or II
Semester 3
  • Live, Learn, and Grow IV
  • Communications Studies
  • Natural Science, Humanities, or Social Science
  • Kansas Landscape Projects

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