NMC Transfer Guide

To: Wayne State University - Main Campus

Program: General Education Without MTA

The following classes will meet most of the general education requirements at Wayne State University (WSU). Specific majors may require courses which could be counted toward general education, but are not offered at NMC. Please speak with a counselor at NMC and make contact with WSU as early in your academic career as possible.

Admission Criteria

  1. 2.0 GPA if Associates in Science and Arts is completed. The GPA may be higher depending on major.
  2. 2.5 if ASA degree is not completed. The GPA may be higher depending upon major
  3. WSU is a MTA member, and it would be to your advantage to complete the Michigan Transfer Agreement. Speak with a counselor for details.

Basic Requirements

Courses marked with an asterisk* fall under more than one category, but these courses will fulfill only one category that would benefit the student most. (no double counting)

Academic Area

Credits

Communications (BC)

 

ENG 111 English Composition

4

Intermediate Composition (IC) - choose 1

 

ENG 112 English Composition or ENG 220 Technical Writing

3-4

Oral Communication (OC)

 

COM 111 Public Speaking

4

Quantitative Experience (QE) - choose 1 or one pair

 

MTH 120, (Both 121 + 122), 131, 141, or 142

3-7

Civic Literacy (CIV) - choose 1

 

HST 111* , 112*, or PLS 101*

3-4

Global Learning Inquiry (GL) - choose 1

 

ENG 263, FRN 201, GRM 201, HST 101*, or SPN 201

3-4

Natural Scientific Inquiry (NSI) - choose 2 - one must have a lab

 

AST 109, 119, BIO 106, 110, 115, 116, 208, CHM 101, 150, ENV 103, 111, GEO 105, PHY 105, PHY 121, PHY 221, PSY 101

4-5 

Cultural Inquiry (CI) - choose 1

 

ART 100, 111, 112, 213, ENG 211, 221, 222, 240, 242* , 246 , HUM 102, 116, MUS 110, 111, 129*, PHL 101, 121, 122, 201, 202, 203

3-4

Social Inquiry (SI) - choose 1

Credits

ANT 113, CJ 101, ECO 201, ECO 202, GEO 101, GEO 109, HST 101*, 102, 111*, 112*, PLS 101*, SOC 101, SOC 201*

3-4

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) - choose 1 or 1 pair

 

ENG 242* , LWE 210, MUS 129*, SOC 201*, SWK 121 (SWK 170 is a co-req of SWK 121)

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 as early in your academic career (prior to transfer) as possible.

Fall 2021

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