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NMC Transfer Guide - MTA

To: Central Michigan University - University Center

Program: elementary education

PK-6 Elementary Education Major.

Successful completion of this program will result in recommendation for Elementary certification for grades K-6.

Admission Criteria

  1. Minimum overall GPA of 2.8. GPA does not guarantee admission into the program. All courses must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 to transfer to CMU.
  2. ENG 111, 112 and EDU 101 must be completed with a 3.0 or better.
  3. Completion of the SAT exam is required for admission. Please contact the CMU office in Traverse City for details (231-995-1756).

Please meet with CMU during your first semester at NMC. You may be able to complete some program requirements prior to being in CMU's program. CMU may allow course substitutions for some courses if you had completed these courses prior to deciding to attend CMU, but DO NOT take alternate courses if not listed on this guide. CMU's program is subject to change; check with CMU and NMC for changes each semester.

CMU Contact:

(231) 995-1756

Basic Requirements

Upon request at the NMC Records and Registration Office, a statement will be placed on your transcript, "MICHIGAN TRANSFER AGREEMENT (MTA) SATISFIED". Completion of the MTA will satisfy CMU's University Program requirements and 6 credits of their Writing Intensive requirement.

Required Classes

Academic Area

Credits

Composition

 

ENG 111, 112

English Composition 1 & 2 (ENG 111 and 112 require a 3.0)

8

Humanities

 

ENG 210

Children's Literature

3

HST 111

U.S. History from 1865

4

HST 112

U.S. History since 1865

4

HST 230

History of Michigan

3

Natural Science

 

BIO 110

Essential Biology

4

PHY 105 

Physics of the World Around Us

4

Social Science

 

GEO 109

World Regional Geography

3

PLS 101

Intro to American Politics

3

Mathematics

 

MTH 121

College Algebra

4

Additional Requirements

Required Classes

Class

Credits

COM 111

Public Speaking

4

ECE 101

Early Childhood Education

3

ECE 202

Human Development & Learning

5

EDU 101

Intro to Teaching (must receive 3.0 or better) Good for 7 years

3

EDU 212

Educating Exceptional Children

3

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: Summer 2021

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