General Education Requirements:
Kilgore College offers general education requirements for various health sciences and pre-professional medical programs such as biology, chemistry, math, physics, psychology necessary to apply to a university offering baccalaureate programs.
A core curriculum is defined by the state of Texas as "curriculum in the liberal arts, humanities, sciences, political, social, and cultural history, that all graduates of an institution of higher education are required to complete before receiving a baccalaureate degree." KC's Core Curriculum consists of 42 semester credit hours that will transfer as the core to any state college or university. After completing the core, a student may need only 18 additional semester credit hours to receive the associate of arts or the associate of science degree.