Transfer Guides

Lakeland Community College Transfer Guide

College of Sciences and Health Professions

General Education at Cleveland State University

Cleveland State University's General Education (GenEd08) curriculum consists of knowledge and skill components considered to be critical for all University graduates to master in the subject matter areas listed below. As a student at Lakeland Community College (LCC), you may choose to take these GenEd08 courses at LCC or at CSU. Please contact a LCC advisor for guidance on courses required to receive your associate's degree.

The following is a suggested program of study for students pursuing the following fields: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Health Sciences, Mathematics, Pharmaceutical Science, Physics, Psychology, and Speech and Hearing.

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSE EQUIVALENCIES

The courses listed below can be used to fulfill General Education requirements at CSU.

Writing/Composition

2 courses / 6 credit

ENGL 1110 OR ENGL 1111 and
ENGL 1120 OR ENGL 1121 (C or better in each course)


Mathematics/QL

2 courses / 6 credits
MAJORS COURSE LIST
Biology MATH 1550 and 2500
Or
MATH 2500 and 2600
Or
Math 1550 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Biology – Medical Technology MATH 1550 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Chemistry (ACS – Certified track) MATH 2500 and 2600
Chemistry (Pre-Professional track) and Pharmaceutical Science Concentration MATH 1550 and 2500
Environmental Science MATH 1550 and 2500
Or
MATH 1550 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Health Science (General interest track) MATH 1550 plus choose one more course from the list below.
Health Science (Pre: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant tracks) and Health Promotion MATH 1550 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Mathematics MATH 2500 and 2600
Pharmaceutical Science MATH 2500 and 2600
Physics MATH 2500 and 2600
Psychology MATH 1550 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Speech and Hearing MATH 1550 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Health Sciences (General Interest) and Speech and Hearing majors choose an additional course from the following list

MATH 1101, 1201, 1550, 1600, 1650, 1700, 1890, 2400, 2500, 2600

Arts and Humanities



2 courses / 6 credits from 2 different departments

At least one of these courses, or one of the approved Social Sciences course, must be focused on Africa, Asia, Latin American or the Middle East (AALAME).

COURSE LIST AALAME OPTIONS

ARTS 1120, 2220, 2230
ENGL 2210, 2215, 2220, 2230, 2235, 2245, 2250, 2260, 2261, 2263, 2296
HIST 1150, 1550, 2150, 2250
HUMX 1100, 1200, 1300
MUSC 1200, 1215, 1800, 2250
PHIL 1300, 1500, 2600, 2700, 2800
PHOT 1000 

HIST 2750
PHIL 2000 

Health Science (all tracks): PHIL 2050
Plus one additional from above or AALAME course. 

Social Sciences

2 courses / 6 credits from 2 different departments

At least one of these courses, or one of the approved Arts and Humanities course, must be focused on Africa, Asia, Latin American or the Middle East (AALAME).

COURSE LIST AALAME OPTIONS

ANTH 1160
COMM 1100, 1150, 2100
ECON 1150, 2500, 2600, 2700, 2930
GEOG 1500, 1800, 2000, 2500
JRNL 1000
LING 1500
PEHR 1750
POLS 1300, 2200, 2300, 2500
PSYC 1500, 2400, 2500, 2600
SOCY 1150, 1190, 2270, 2280
SPCH 1150
URST 2000

GEOG 1600

Environmental Science (Environmental Planning): 
ECON 2600
Plus one additional from above or AALAME course. 
Health Science (Pre: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant tracks) and Psychology: 
PSY 1500
Plus one additional from above or AALAME course. 

Natural Sciences

2 courses / 7 credits from 2 different departments

Must include at least 1 lab credit. 

DEPARTMENT COURSES WITH LAB COURSES WITHOUT LAB
BIOL 1150, 1160, 1170, 1180, 1200, 1510, 1520, 2210, 2220  1010, 1020, 1030, 1140 
CHEM 1050, 1100, 1150, 1500, 1600   
GEOL 1100, 1200  
GEOG 1550  
PHYS 1100, 1200, 1610, 1620, 2100, 2410, 2420  1500,1550
PSYC 1100, 1300, 1400, 1500   

 

MAJORS COURSES WITH LAB COURSES WITHOUT LAB
Biology BIO 1510 and 1520
CHEM 1500 and 1600
PHYS 1610 and PHYS 1620
 
Biology – Medical Technology BIO 1510, 2210, and 2220
CHEM 1500 and 1600
 
Chemistry (ACS Certification) CHEM 1500 and 1600
PHYS 2410 and 2420
 
Chemistry (Pre-Professional) and Pharmaceutical Science Concentration BIO 1510 and 1520
CHEM 1500 and 1600
PHYS 1610 and PHYS 1620
 
Environmental Science BIO 1510 and 1520
CHEM 1500 and 1600
PHYS 1610 or 2410
 
Health Sciences (Pre-Occupational Therapy) BIO 1510 plus one additional course from the Natural Science list above.  
Health Sciences (Pre-Physician Assistant) BIO 1510, 1520, 2210, 2220
CHEM 1500 and 1600
 
Health Sciences (Pre-Physical Therapy) BIO 1510
CHEM 1100 and 1150
PHYS 1610 and 1620
 
Mathematics (B.S. Option) PHYS 2410 and 2420  
Pharmaceutical Science BIO 1510, 1520, 2210, and 2220
CHEM 1500 and 1600
PHYS 1610 and 1620
 
Physics PHYS 2410 and 2420  

Social Diversity

2 courses / 6 credits

Must complete:

  • 1 African-American course
  • 1 US Diversity course

Students transferring in more than 60 hours are only required to take 1 course.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN EXPERIENCE COURSES US DIVERSITY COURSES

SOCY 2000
URST 2100

ASLI 1550, 1700
ENGL 2248, 2275
HIST 2450
HMSV 1215
IDST 1200
POLS 2400
PSYC 1700

Health Science majors: must complete this requirement by completing HSC 305 at CSU and one African American Experience from the list above.    
Speech and Hearing majors: must complete this requirement by completing SPH 438 at CSU and one US Diversity from the list above.    

Writing Across the Curriculum/Speaking Across the Curriculum

Minimum of 3 courses

Students transferring 60 - 89 hours: one course waived
Students transferring 90+ hours: two courses waived
One WAC/SPAC course must be in the student's major

No transfer courses count toward this requirement - all WAC courses must be completed at CSU


Foreign Language 

Students who graduated from high school in 1987 or later are required to complete one of the following:

  • Two years of a single foreign language in high school
  • An introductory level sequence of a single foreign language (generally, two semesters of 100-level study)
  • Two American Sign Language courses and one approved foreign culture course

 

COLLEGE OF SCIENCES AND HEALTH PROFESSIONS MAJORS OTHER EQUIVALENT COURSES

CSU COURSES CHOOSE FROM CORRESPONDING LCC COURSES:
Biology
BIO 200/201 BIOL 1510
BIO 202/203 BIOL 1520
BIO 264/265 BIOL 2700
BIO 266/267 BIOL 2210
BIO 268/269 BIOL 2220
Chemistry
CHM 251/256 CHEM 1100
CHM 252/257 CHEM 1150
CHM 261/266 CHEM 1500
CHM 262/267 CHEM 1600
CHM 311/316 CHEM 2000
CHM 332/337 CHEM 2600
Health Sciences
HSC 203 1215
Math
MTH 147 MATH 1330 or 1550
MTH 167 MATH 1650
MTH 168 MATH 1700 
MTH 181 MATH 2500
MTH 182 MATH 2600
MTH 281 MATH 2700
MTH 286 MATH 2850
MTH 288 MATH 2800
Physics
PHY 221 PHYS 1610
PHY 222 PHYS 1620
PHY 241 PHYS 2410
PHY 242 PHYS 2420
Psychology
PSY 101 PSYC 1500
PSY 220 PSYC 2400
PSY 223 PSYC 2100
PSY 221 PSYC 2500
PSY 255 PSYC 1700
PSY 339 PSYC 2800
PSY 342 PSYC 2300
PSY 345 PSYC 2700
Speech and Hearing
SPH 251 ASLI 1100
SPH 252 ASLI 1200

This information is provided solely for the convenience of the reader, and the University expressly disclaims any liability which may otherwise be incurred. This publication is neither a contract nor an offer to make a contract. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information, the University reserves the right to make changes at any time with respect to course offerings, degree requirements, services provided, or any other subject addressed herein.

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