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NMC Transfer Guide

To: Kettering University - Main Campus

Program: Engineering

Kettering University is a private four-year institution and is ranked among the top 15 specialty schools in the nation. It is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). Kettering University concentrates on applied learning, insisting on paid internships while attending the University (starting your freshman year). Students are prepared for graduate work, or employment in the private sector. Oftentimes students are hired by their Co-op employers.

Kettering provides a B.S. in Engineering in the following areas: Computer Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Engineering Physics; Industrial Engineering; Mechanical Engineering.

It is highly recommended you contact Kettering as early in your academic career as possible at (800) 955-4464.

Admission Criteria

  1. 3.0 required for admission.
  2. Regardless of major, Kettering requires Chemistry, Physics, advanced math, and English for admission.
  3. Kettering is highly competitive, therefore it is essential that students keep in contact with Kettering throughout their stay at NMC.
  4. Students must have a 2.0 or better in each class in order for the class to transfer.

Basic Requirements

The following courses will NOT necessarily lead to an Associate's degree from NMC but will fulfill Kettering's general education. If you wish to have an Associate's degree, please meet with a counselor to complete degree requirements.

If completing MTA, any 2 Group 1 Social Science courses from 2 different departments and any 2 Group 1 Humanities courses from 2 different departments can be chosen and the specific humanities and social science courses below need not be chosen. NMC Group 1 classes

Required Classes

Academic Area

Credits

Communications

 

ENG 111 or 112

English Composition (both ENG 111 and 112 required for NMC degree and MTA)

4

Humanities

SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING if MTA is not completed:

 

ART 111

History of Western Art I

4

ART 112

History of Western Art II

4

PHL 101

Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHL 202

Ethical Dilemmas

3

HUM 101

Introduction to Humanities

3

HUM 102

Introduction to Humanities

3

ENG 240

Introduction to Literature

3

Social Science

SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING if MTA is not completed:

ECO 201 or 202

Macroeconomics OR Microeconomics (ECO 202 recommended) 

3

SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING if MTA is not completed:

HST 101

Western Civilization 1

4

HST 102

Western Civilization 2

4

PLS 211

International Relations

3

SOC 101

Introduction to Sociology

3

ANT 113

Cultural Anthropology

3

GEO 109

World Regional Geography

3

Science/Math

CHM 150/R/L 

General Chemistry I

5

CHM 151/R/L 

General Chemistry II (For Chem Engineering and Applied Physics majors)

5

CHM 250/L

Organic Chemistry (For Chemical Engineering majors)

5

EGR 201 & 202 & 203

Engineering Mechanics 1, 2 & 3 (Contact Kettering for clarification regarding your specific engineering major to see if these EGR classes are necessary)

10

MTH 141

Calculus 1

5

MTH 142

Calculus 2

5

MTH 241

Calculus 3

5

MTH 251

Differential Equations

4

PHY 221/R/L & PHY 222/R/L

Problems and Principles of Physics 1 & 2

10

Additional Requirements

Required Classes

Classes

Credits

BIO 106

Human Biology (Please discuss with Kettering as this is recommended as a science elective.)

4

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.

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