NMC Transfer Guide

To: Western Michigan University - Main Campus

Program: General Education With Macrao

NMC recommends students complete the MACRAO Agreement at NMC before transferring to WMU, by taking the following NMC courses listed in BASIC Requirements.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

Completion of the BASIC requirements as listed at NMC will fulfill most of the general requirements at WMU. WMU requires two additional General Education courses at the 300–400 level to be taken at WMU plus an upper level writing requirement (Proficiency #2 at WMU. Upon request at the NMC Records Office, a statement will be placed on your transcript, "MACRAO AGREEMENT SATISFIED".

Communications

Credits

ENG 111, 112

English Composition

8

Humanities

Click here to select 8 credits from Humanities

Social Science

Credits

PSY 101

Introduction to Psychology

3

Click here to choose 5 additional credits from Social Science

Science/Math

Click here to choose 8 credits from Science/Math

(one class must be a lab science)

PLEASE NOTE: ENV 270 may be used to complete MACRAO, but the credits will not transfer to WMU.

QUANTIFICATION INTELLECTUAL SKILLS REQUIREMENT

Students completing MACRAO must MINIMALLY:

Compete MTH 23 Beginning Algebra at NMC
OR
Pass the computational skills assessment test AT WMU

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS for LIBERAL EDUCATION CURRICULUM (LEC) only

Credits

CIS 100

Intro to Computers in Business
(Some programs have this built in. Check with your program.)

3

Foreign Language Requirement may be fulfilled in one of the three following ways:

  1. Two semesters of college level foreign language with passing grade.
  2. Two years High School foreign language with a "B-" or better in the final semester.
  3. Attain appropriate score on WMU's Foreign Language proficiency test.

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: Summer 2013

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