PACE Course Listing

Professional and Career Exploration for Transfer Students (PACE 100, 3 Credits)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in professional explorations for eligible transfer students with 45 or more credits in transfer.) A condensed orientation to UMGC and exploration of how UMGC academic programs align to professional goals and career options. Focus is on exploring ways to develop and enhance career opportunities, becoming familiar with program options, and reflecting on personal goals. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: PACE 100, PACE 111B, PACE 111C, PACE 111M, PACE 111P, PACE 111S, or PACE 111T.

Program and Career Exploration in Business (PACE 111B, 3 Credits)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in research and computing literacy.) An orientation to UMGC and exploration of how UMGC academic programs align to professional goals and career options. Focus is on developing and practicing communication, teamwork, professionalism, and integrity skills while exploring ways to develop and enhance career opportunities. The aim is to become familiar with the university's academic culture and expectations; learn about UMGC resources for success; reflect on academic and professional goals; and explore opportunities to shorten programs through transfer credit and other prior learning. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: PACE 111B, PACE 111C, PACE 111M, PACE 111P, PACE 111S, or PACE 111T.

Program and Career Exploration in Communication/Humanities (PACE 111C, 3 Credits)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in research and computing literacy.) An orientation to UMGC and exploration of how UMGC academic programs align to professional goals and career options. Focus is on developing and practicing communication, teamwork, professionalism, and integrity skills while exploring ways to develop and enhance career opportunities. The aim is to become familiar with the university's academic culture and expectations; learn about UMUC resources for success; reflect on academic and professional goals; and explore opportunities to shorten programs through transfer credit and other prior learning. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: PACE 111B, PACE 111C, PACE 111M, PACE 111P, PACE 111S, or PACE 111T.

Program and Career Exploration in Multidisciplinary Studies (PACE 111M, 3 Credits)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in research and computing literacy.) An orientation to UMGC and exploration of how UMGC academic programs align to professional goals and career options. Focus is on developing and practicing communication, teamwork, professionalism, and integrity skills while exploring ways to develop and enhance career opportunities. The aim is to become familiar with the university's academic culture and expectations; learn about UMGC resources for success; reflect on academic and professional goals; and explore opportunities to shorten programs through transfer credit and other prior learning. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: PACE 111B, PACE 111C, PACE 111M, PACE 111P, PACE 111S, or PACE 111T.

Program and Career Exploration in Public Safety (PACE 111P, 3 Credits)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in professional explorations.) An orientation to UMGC and exploration of how UMGC academic programs align to professional goals and career options in various specific fields. Focus is on practicing and improving communication and teamwork skills, professionalism, and integrity while exploring ways to develop and enhance career opportunities. The aim is to become familiar with the university's academic culture and expectations, reflect on one's academic and professional goals, discover ways to advance progress toward a degree through transfer credit and other prior learning options, and explore UMGC's resources for student success by completing assignments relevant to one's major. Students may receive credit only once under this course number.

Program and Career Exploration in Health and Sciences (PACE 111S, 3 Credits)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in research and computing literacy.) An orientation to UMGC and exploration of how UMGC academic programs align to professional goals and career options. Focus is on developing and practicing commu­nication, teamwork, professionalism, and integrity skills while exploring ways to develop and enhance career opportunities. The aim is to become familiar with the university's academic culture and expectations; learn about UMGC resources for success; reflect on academic and professional goals; and explore opportunities to shorten programs through transfer credit and other prior learning. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: PACE 111B, PACE 111C, PACE 111M, PACE 111P, PACE 111S, or PACE 111T.

Program and Career Exploration in Technology (PACE 111T, 3 Credits)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in research and computing literacy.) An orientation to UMUC and exploration of how UMUC academic programs align to professional goals and career options. Focus is on developing and practicing commu­nication, teamwork, professionalism, and integrity skills while exploring ways to develop and enhance career opportunities. The aim is to become familiar with the university's academic culture and expectations; learn about UMUC resources for success; reflect on academic and professional goals; and explore opportunities to shorten programs through transfer credit and other prior learning. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: PACE 111B, PACE 111C, PACE 111M, PACE 111P, PACE 111S, or PACE 111T.