NMC transfer guide - MACRAO

To: Michigan State University - Main Campus

Program: Communication

Prepares students to become human relations specialists in industry, the media, and government as well as for graduate study. Graduates pursue careers in sales, fund raising, corporate recruiting and training, customer relations, public relations, and government.

 

ADMISSION CRITERIA

  1. Transfer Credits - MSU will accept a maximum of 60 credits from a community college.
  2. Transfer Grades - Courses with grades below 2.0 are not transferable to MSU.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

The following courses are listed to facilitate transfer and fulfill requirements at MSU. If your goal is to complete an Associate's degree before transferring, visit with an NMC advisor for assistance.

Communications

Credits

ENG 111, 112

English Composition I & II

8

Humanities

Credits

HST 111 or 112

US History to or from 1865

4

Select 4 additional credits from the Humanities Area representing at least 1 dept. other than HST »

4

Science

Credits

Select 1 Biological Science and 1 Physical Science from the Natural Science Area »

8

Social Science

Credits

Select 8 credits representing at least 2 departments from the Social Science Area »

8

Math

Credits

Options to complete MSU math requirement at NMC:

 

Option 1:

MTH 120, 121

Mathematical Explorations, College Algebra

7

Option 2:

 

 

MTH 121, 122

College Algebra, Trigonometry 

7

additional REQUIREMENTS FOR COMMUNICATIONS

 

Credits

BUS 155

Interpersonal Communications

3

Suggested Communications Elective

COM 111

Public Speaking

4

Behavioral Science Cognate

The Communication program requires 6 courses in behavioral and social sciences totaling 18 - 24 credits. Consider taking courses from the following departments (at least 3 departments must be represented): ANT, ECO, PLS, PSY and SOC. Select courses from this list »   

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 2018

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