Core Requirements

Transfer General Education Core Requirements (for years PRIOR to the 2013-2014 academic year)
** STEM or calculus-based requirements, when different from the traditional pathway, are noted


NOTE: These requirements are for academic years PRIOR to the 2013-2014 academic year. Students beginning their program in the 2013-2014 academic year should use the current core requirements as a guide instead.


Composition    3 credits
ENGL 111 English Composition

Communication    3 credits
COMM 101 Fundamentals of Public Speaking*

Mathematics    3-4 credits    STEM: 6-9 credits
- MATH 135 Finite Math* (not a STEM selection)
- MATH 118 Concepts in Mathematics (not a STEM selection) *
- MATH 136 College Algebra*
- MATH 137 Trig with Analytic Geometry*
- MATH 201 Brief Calculus*
- MATH 211 Calculus I*; **
- MATH 202 Brief Calculus II*
- MATH 212 Calculus II*
- MATH 221 Calculus for Technology I
- MATH 222 Calculus for Technology II

Life/Physical Science    6-8 credits    STEM: 6-10 credits
- APHY 101 Anatomy & Physiology I
- APHY 102 Anatomy & Physiology II
- ASTR 101 Solar System Astronomy*
- BIOL 100 Human Biology*
- BIOL 101 Introductory Biology*
- BIOL 105 Biology I*
- BIOL 107 Biology II*
- BIOL 211 Microbiology I*
- CHEM 101 Introductory Chemistry*
- CHEM 105 General Chemistry I*
- CHEM 106 General Chemistry II*
- CHEM 111 Chemistry I
- CHEM 113 Introductory Organic and Biochemistry*
- PHYS 101 Physics I*
- PHYS 102 Physics II*
- PHYS 220 Mechanics*
- SCIN 100 Earth Science*
- SCIN 111 Physical Science*
- BIOL 121 General Biology
- PHYS 221 Heat, Electricity, & Optics

Social/Behavioral Sciences    6 credits    STEM: 3 credits
- ANTH 154 Cultural Anthropology
- ECON 101 Economics Fundamentals*
- ECON 201 Principles of Economics*
- ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics*
- POLS 101 Introduction to American Government and Politics*
- POLS 211 Introduction to World Politics*
- PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology*
- PSYC 201 Lifespan Development*
- PSYC 205 Abnormal Psychology*
- PSYC 240 Human Sexuality*
- SOCI 111 Introduction to Sociology*
- SOCI 252 Social Problems*

Humanities    6 credits    STEM: 3 credits
- ARTH 101 Survey of Art & Culture*
- ARTH 102 Survey of Art and Culture II*
- ARTH 110 Art Appreciation*
- ENGL 202 Creative Writing*
- ENGL 206 Introduction to Literature*
- ENGL 214 Introduction to Poetry*
- ENGL 220 Introduction to World Literature*
- ENGL 221 Introduction to World Literature After the Renaissance*
- ENGL 222 American Literature to 1865*
- ENGL 223 American Literature After 1865*
- HIST 101 Survey of American History I*
- HIST 102 Survey of American History II*
- HIST 111 World Civilization I
- HIST 112 World Civilization II
- HUMA 100 Theatre Appreciation*
- HUMA 118 Music Appreciation*
- PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy*
- PHIL 102 Introduction to Ethics*
- PHIL 220 Philosophy of Religion*

Multicultural Awareness    3-4 credits
- HIST 111 World Civilization I
- HIST 112 World Civilization II
- SOCI 164 Multicultural Studies
- SOCI 245 Cultural Diversity
- ANTH 154 Cultural Anthropology
- FREN 201 French Level 3*
- FREN 202 French Level 4*
- SPAN 201 Spanish Level 3*
- SPAN 202 Spanish Level 4*

Total Transfer General Education Core 30-34 credits
*CTL courses

Summary of STEM or Calculus-Based Pathway
Composition- 1 class
Communication – 1 class
Mathematics – 2-3 classes (choose from the following: MATH 136, MATH 137, MATH 201, MATH 202, MATH 211, MATH 212)
Physical/Life Science – 2 to 3 classes
Social/Behavioral Science – 1 to 2 classes
Humanities – 1 class
Multicultural Awareness – 1 class
Total Credit Hours = 30 to 34, depending on course selections