NMC Transfer guide

To: Central Michigan University - Main Campus

Program: Computer Science

Computer Science prepares students for such careers as computer programmers, programmer analysts, systems programmer/analysts, application programmers, director of data processing, data base manager and consultant. Majors other than computer science are interdisciplinary in nature and have specific requirements. Please consult with an advisor at CMU or NMC for specifics.

Majors

  • Computer Technology
  • Computer Science - (Major and Minor)
  • Computer Science - Mathematics Major
  • Information Technology Major

ADMISSION CRITERIA

  1. All courses transferring to CMU must be a 2.0 or better.
  2. Transfer students must complete graduation competencies for CMU (Eng 111, 112; Com 111; Mth 111) at NMC or they will be required to complete these classes during their first or second semester at CMU.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

Completion of Basic Requirement courses at NMC will satisfy the MACRAO Agreement and fulfill the general requirements at CMU.

Communications

Credits

ENG 111, 112

English Composition

8

Science/Math

Credits

MTH 116

Intro to Computer Science (for all majors)

4

MTH 131

Intro to Probability and Statistics (for Information Technology majors only)

3

MTH 141

Calculus I (for all majors)

5

MTH 142, 241

Calculus II & III (for Mathematics majors only)

9

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4

Social Science

Credits

Click here to select 8 Group 1 Social Science credits from more than one department »

8

Humanities

Credits

Click here to select 8 Group 1 Humanities credits from more than one department »

8

MAJOR & ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Credits

COM 111

Public Speaking

4

At CMU you will have to choose a Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (BS) degree.

BACHELOR OF ARTS - Students pursuing this degree should complete 2 years of a foreign language at the college level. Additional courses will be required, but due to the complexity of the requirements, it would be best to work with an Advisor at NMC and CMU.

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE - Students pursuing this degree will be required to take Humanities and Social Science courses in addition to courses taken to satisfy the MACRAO Agreement. These courses may be taken at NMC or CMU. Listed below are courses you may select to complete most of the requirements. Keep in mind that it is important to work with Advisors at both NMC and CMU when selecting courses from the following areas:

AREA 1: HUMANITIES

Select 6 credits from any department(s) listed below:

  • Art (ART)
  • English (ENG)
  • French (FRN)
  • Humanities (HUM)
  • Music (MUS)
  • Philosophy (PHL)
  • Spanish (SPN)
  • Theater (THR)

AREA 2: SOCIAL SCIENCE

Select 6 credits from any department(s) listed below:

  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Anthropology (ANT) - ANT 113
  • Economics (ECO)
  • Geography (GEO) - excluding GEO 105
  • History (HST)
  • Political Science (PLS)
  • Sociology (SOC)

Northwestern Michigan College does not assume final responsibility for the accuracy of information on this guide. The final responsibility for the successful transfer of classes suggested on this guide rests with you and the institution you plan to transfer to. It is strongly recommended that you visit the institution as early in your academic career (prior to transfer) as possible.

Updated: Spring 2013

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