Transfer Guides

Lorain County Community College Transfer Guide

College of Sciences and Health Professions

Effective Fall 2008

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 Lorain County Community College (LCCC), you may choose to take these GenEd08 courses at LCCC or at CSU. Please contact a LCCC 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 161 and 162 (C- or better is required in all courses)


Mathematics/QL

2 courses / 6 credits
MAJORSCOURSE LIST
BiologyMTHM 168 and 181
Or
MTHM 181 and 182
Or
MTHM 168 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Biology – Medical Laboratory ScienceMTHM 168 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Chemistry (ACS – Certified track)MTHM 181 and 182
Chemistry (Pre-Professional track) and Pharmaceutical Science ConcentrationMTHM 168 and 181
Environmental ScienceMTHM 168 and 181
Or
MTHM 168 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
Health Science (General interest track)MTHM 168 plus choose one more course from the list below.
Health Science (Pre: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant tracks) and Health PromotionsMTHM 168 and an upper-level statistics to be taken at CSU
MathematicsMTHM 181 and 182
Pharmaceutical ScienceMTHM 181 and 182
PhysicsMTHM 181 and 182
PsychologyMTHM 168 and PSYH 271
Speech and HearingMTHM 168 plus choose one more course from the list below.
Health Sciences (General Interest) and Speech and Hearing majors choose an additional course from the following listMTHM 121, 122, 150, 151, 152, 158, 162, 171, 172, 175, 178, 181, 182

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 LISTAALAME OPTIONS

ARTS 243, 244, 254
CMMC 163
ENGL 251, 252, 254, 255, 257, 259
HSTR 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 252
HUMS 151, 190, 261, 262, 263, 271, 274, 281
MUSC 251, 252, 261
PHLY 151, 161, 165, 171, 174, 271, 281
RELG 251, 261, 281
SPNH 254
THTR 151, 185

ARTS 245
ENGL 253
HSTR 261, 262, 268, 269
HUMS 264
MUSC 262
RELG 181, 262
Health Science (all tracks): PHLY 165
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 LISTAALAME OPTIONS

CMMC 165
ECNM 151, 152
GPHY 152
HLED 151
PLSC 151, 155, 156, 157
PSYH 151, 253, 254, 255, 259
SOWK 151, 251
SOCY 151, 161, 256, 259, 265
URBS 151, 151G, 161, 161G

GPHY 151

Environmental Science (Environmental Planning):
ECNM 152
Plus one additional from above or AALAME course. 
Health Science (Pre: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant tracks) and Psychology:
PSYH 151
Plus one additional from above or AALAME course.

Natural Sciences

2 courses / 7 credits

Must include at least 1 lab credit. 

DEPARTMENT COURSES WITH LAB COURSES WITHOUT LAB
ASTY 151  
BIOG 121, 122, 151, 152, 159, 161, 162, 163, 195 115, 157, 165, 268
CHMY 161, 162, 171, 172 155
PSSC 153, 155, 156 161
PHYC 150, 152, 251, 252  

 

DEPARTMENTCOURSES WITH LAB
Biology:BIOG 161, 162
CHMY 171, 172
PHYC 150, 152
Biology – Medical Laboratory ScienceBIOG 161, 162
CHMY 171, 172
Chemistry (ACS Certification)CHMY 171, 172
PHYC 251, 252
Chemistry (Pre-Professional) and Pharmaceutical Science ConcentrationBIOG 161, 162
CHMY 171, 172
PHYC 150, 152
Environmental ScienceBIOG 161, 162
CHMY 171, 172
PHYC 150, or 251
Health Sciences (General Interest)
16 credits required
BIOG 121, 122, 161, 162
CHMY 161, 162, 171, 172
PHYC 150, 152, 251, 252
Health Sciences (Health Promotions)BIOG 121, 122
Health Sciences (Pre-Occupational Therapy)BIOG 161 plus one additional course from the Natural Science list above. 
Health Sciences (Pre-Physician Assistant)BIOG 121, 122, 161, 162
CHMY 171, 172
Health Sciences (Pre-Physical Therapy)BIOG 161
CHMY 161, 162
PHYC 150 (formerly 151), 152
Mathematics (B.S. Option)PHYC 251, 252
Pharmaceutical ScienceBIOG 121, 122, 161, 162
CHMY 171, 172
PHYC 150 (formerly 151), 152
Physics PHYC 251, 252

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 COURSESUS DIVERSITY COURSES

ENGL 266
HSTR 265, 267
SOCY 276
URBS 152, 152G, 162, 162G

HMSR 131
HSTR 177, 292
PSYH 275
WMST 210 or URBS 210

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

 

OTHER EQUIVALENT COURSES

MAJORCSU COURSESLORAIN EQUIVALENTS
BiologyBIO 200/201BIOG 161
 BIO 202/203BIOG 162
 BIO 264/265BIOG 251 or 252
 BIO 266/267BIOG 121
 BIO 268/269BIOG 122
ChemistryCHM 251/256CHMY 161
 CHM 252/257CHMY 162
 CHM 261/266CHMY 171
 CHM 262/267CHMY 172
 CHM 311/316CHMY 265
 CHM 331/336CHMY 271
 CHM 332/337CHMY 272
Health SciencesHSC 203ALHN 110 or 112
MathSTA 147MTHM 168
 MTH 167MTHM 171
 MTH 168MTHM 172 or MTHM 175
 MTH 181MTHM 181
 MTH 182MTHM 182
 MTH 220MTHM 270
 MTH 281MTHM 281
 MTH 288MTHM 280
 MTH 286MTHM 283
PhysicsPHY 221PHYC 150 
 PHY 222PHYC 152
 PHY 241PHYC 251
 PHY 242PHYC 252
PsychologyPSY 101PSYH 151
 PSY 220PSYH 253
 PSY 223PSYH 251
 PSY 221PSYH 254
 PSY 317 (substitution - transfers as PSY 311)PSYH 271
 PSY 255PSYH 275
 PSY 339PSYH 261
 PSY 342PSYH 263
 PSY 345PSYH 257

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.

Cleveland State University is an AA/EOE committed to nondiscrimination. M/F/H/V encouraged.