NMC Transfer Guide - MTA

To: Michigan Technological University - Main Campus

Program: Surveying engineering

The surveying profession offers a wide variety of different types of work, some indoors and some outdoors. The surveyor may specialize in precise calculations, boundary conflict problems, or construction layout. There are also good opportunities to play a leading role in the development of the natural resources of the country. The profession affords unlimited opportunities for personal involvement.

Some categories of the surveying profession are:

  • Land Surveying
  • Geodetic Control Surveying
  • Engineering Surveying
  • Marine Surveying

Basic Requirements

Following this guide will complete the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) requirements and will meet NMC's Associate of Science and Arts Degree Requirements as long as 60 credits are completed.

Note: If a student has already completed 24 credits in Communication, Social Science and/or Humanities but does not yet have the MTA met, the student should contact Jean Burish at (906) 487-1621 prior to scheduling classes in these three areas to discuss options.

See MTU's Surveying Engineering for additional courses that will be taken at MTU.

Communications

Credits

ENG 111, 112

English Composition

8

Humanities

Credits

Select 2 courses representing 2 departments from Group 1 Social Science list »

6

Natural Science

Credits

ENV 111/L

Physical Geology

4

CHM 150/L/R

General Chemistry I

5

PHY 221/L/R

Problems & Principles of Physics I

5

PHY 222/L/R

Problems & Principles of Physics II

5

Social Science

Credits

Select 2 courses representing 2 departments from Group 1 Social Science list »

6

(Any one of these Social Science courses above will transfer as MTU's UN 1025 Global Issues)

Mathematics

Credits

MTH 131

Probability & Statistics

3

MTH 141

Calculus I

5

MTH 142

Calculus II

5

MTH 241

Calculus III

4

MTH 251

Differential Equations

4

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS BEYOND MTA (2 classes)

Credits

Social and Behavioral Science class that transfers to MTU at Junior/Senior Level (Choose 1 class)

3

HST 230*

20th Century Europe

3

PLS 223*

U.S. Foreign Policy

3

PSY 221*

Psychology of Personality

3

PSY 223*

Social Psychology

3

PSY 250*

Abnormal Psychology

3

Additional class that transfers to MTU at Junior/Senior Level (Choose 1 class)

3-4

ART 111*

History of Western Art I

4

ENG 220*

Technical Writing (group 2 at NMC)

3

ENG 224*

Journalism Fundamentals (group 2 at NMC)

3

ENG 254*

Shakespeare

3

HST 230*

History of Michigan

3

Inter. Foreign

Language*

FRN 201 or 202, GRM 201 or 202, SPN 201 or 202

4

MUS 129*

History of Rock and Roll

3

PLS 233*

U.S. Foreign Policy

3

PSY 221*

Psychology of Personality

3

PSY 223*

Social Psychology

3

PSY 250*

Abnormal Psychology

3

Additional Requirements

Credits

ACC 121

Accounting Principles I

4

BUS 261

Business Law 

3

Choose any Physical Education activity courses or take at MTU.

2

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 2017

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