NMC Transfer Guide - MTA

To: Michigan State University - Main Campus

Program: Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice majors receive a Bachelor of Arts degree and are prepared for entry level positions in public and private agencies identified with criminal justice administration. Career opportunities exist in the following areas: juvenile justice, police administration, adult corrections, and industrial and commercial security.

Admission Criteria

  1. Admission Applications – MSU prefers students to submit applications online at admissions.msu.edu/apply.asp.
  2. Transfer Grades – Courses with grades below 2.0 will not transfer to MSU.

Basic Requirements

The following courses are listed to facilitate transfer and fulfill University requirements at MSU. If your goal is to complete an associate's degree before transferring, a visit with one of the NMC advisors can help you accomplish that goal.

Upon request at the NMC Records and Registration Office, a statement will be placed on your transcript, "MICHIGAN TRANSFER AGREEMENT (MTA) SATISFIED".

Composition

Credits

ENG 111, 112

English Composition I & II

8

Humanities

Credits

HST 111 or 112

US History to or from 1968

4

Select a Group 1 Humanities course from a dept. other than HST »

3

Natural Science

Credits

Select 2 group 1 Natural Science courses representing 2 departments »

8

Social Science

Credits

SOC 231

Deviance and Criminal Behavior (SOC 101 recommended first)

3

Select a Group 1 Social Science course from a dept. other than SOC »

3

Mathematics

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

Credits

CJ 101

Intro to Criminal Justice

4

CJ 221

Juvenile Delinquency

3

CJ 231

Survey of Corrections

3

CJ 242

Evidence and Criminal Procedures

3

The following courses may be used to satisfy elective choices in the Criminal Justice program:

CJ 202

Police Administration

3

LWE 212

Criminal Investigation

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 early.

Updated: Spring 2018

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