NMC Transfer Guide - MTA

To: Central Michigan University - Main Campus

Program: Elementary Education

Elementary Education certification can enable the teacher to instruct all grades PK-6.

majors

  1. Teaching Grades PK-3
  2. Teaching Grades 3-6
  3. Teacking Grades PK-6

Admission Criteria

  1. All courses must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 to transfer to CMU.
  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.
  3. ENG 111, 112, and EDU 101 must be completed with a 3.0.
  4. It is essential you make contact with CMU for admission requirements and dates of application in your freshman year at NMC.

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 (you will need a 3.0 in ENG 111 or 112)

8

Humanities

 

ENG 210

Children's Literature

3

HST 111

US History to 1865

4

HST 112 & 230

US History since 1865 & History of Michigan (need both for CMU HST 210 equivalent)

7

Natural Science

 

BIO 110

Essential Biology

4

ENV 111

Physical Geology

4

PHY 105

Physics of the World Around Us

4

Social Science

GEO 101

Intro to Geography

3

PLS 101

Intro to American Politics

3

Mathematics

 

MTH 121

College Algebra (or above)

4

Major And Additional Requirements

Required Classes

Class

Credits

COM 111

Public Speaking

4

ECE 202

Human Development & Learning

5

EDU 101

Intro to Teaching (must receive at least 3.0)

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: Fall 2021

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