NMC Transfer Guide

To: Oakland University - Main Campus

Program: General Education Without Macrao or MTA

Students wishing to attend Oakland University (OU), but will not have enough credit hours to complete the MACRAO or MTA agreement should select classes from below. See a counselor at NMC or OU for specific information.


  1. GPA admission requirements vary depending upon major - generally 2.5 GPA
  2. Classes with less than a 2.0 will not transfer.




Proficiency in writing can be accomplished by completing Rhetoric 160 at OU, or completing English 111 & 112 from NMC.

ENG 111, 112

English Composition



Select one course from the following: Arts

Art 111, 112; Mus 110, 111; Thr 101

Select one course from the following: Literature

Eng 250, 254, 261, 262, 263

Select one course from the following: Languages

Mlf; Mlg, Mls

Select one course from the following: Natural Science & Tech.

Ast 109, 119; Bio, 105, 106, 109; Chm 150; Env 103, 104, 111, 231; Phy 105, 121


Select one course from the following: Math, Logic, and Computer Tech.

Cit 100; Phl 105; Mth 116, 118, 131, 241

Social Science

Select one course from the following: Social Science

Eco 201, 202; Pls 101; Psy 101; Soc 101, 112; ANT 113


Ethnic Diversity can be met by completing a course at OU, or by completing one of the following courses which may also be counted in one of the above categories:

Hst 111, 112, 212; Mus 111; Soc 101; Ant 113

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.


up arrowscroll bardown arrow