NMC Transfer Guide - MTA

To: General - No Specific College - Other Community College Programs

Program: Physics

Students interested in careers in Physics or Astronomy, but are unsure as to where they wish to transfer may choose to follow this guide. This transfer guide will not meet all requirements for specific schools or specific majors. If you know your specific major and school, please work with an advisor, or a representative from your school of choice. The following classes will meet the Associate of Science and Arts degree requirements.

Basic Requirements

Academic Area




ENG 111, 112

English Composition



View the Humanities Division Requirements

Natural Science


PHY 221/221R

Problems and Principles of Physics I (may be taken concurrently with Calc I)


PHY 222/222R

Problems and Principles of Physics II


Social Science

View the Social Science Division Requirements


MTH 141

Calculus I


MTH 142

Calculus II


MTH 241

Calculus III


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 2023