TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Special Education, Elementary, Central Michigan University
Curriculum Code: 0463                                                              

                        			    Semester  Semester
Code       Title        			    Credits   Offered

REQUIREMENTS Total: 76 Credits
ARTS 240   Art for Elementary Teachers (See Note 4) 	3	ALL
ASTR 201   Introductory Astronomy     			4    	ALL
CHEM 135   Chemistry in Society     			4    	F,SP
EDUC 204   Educational Psychology     			3     	ALL
EDUC 220   Introduction to Education (See Notes 4,5b)   3  	ALL
EDUC 228   Technology in Education    			3    	ALL
EDUC 230   Intro to Special Education    		3    	F,SP
EDUC 280   Teacher Education Practicum (See Notes 4,6)  3   	F,SP
GEOG 120   Introduction to Geography     		3  	F
GEOL 221   Physical Geology    				4   	F,SP
HIST 211   U.S. History to 1877     			4    	ALL
HIST 212   U.S. History: 1877 to Present     		4   	ALL
ISCI 121   Integrated Sci for Education I    		4     	F,SP
ISCI 122   Integrated Sci for Education II    		4   	F,SP
MATH 112   Intermediate Algebra  (See Note 5d)     	4    	ALL
MATH 201   Math for Elementary Teachers I     		4     	F,SP
MATH 202   Math for Elementary Teachers II    		4    	F,SP
POLS 120   American Political System     		4   	ALL
PSYC 200   Introduction to Psychology    		4    	ALL
PSYC 205   Human Growth and Development    		3    	ALL
WRIT 121   Composition I  (See Note 5c)     		4   	ALL

Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1:  Writing/English 4 Credits (See Note 5c)
ENGL 122   Writ About Literature & Ideas    		4     	ALL
WRIT 122   Composition II      				4   	ALL
CHOICE 2:  Oral Communication 3 Credits (See Note 5d)
SPCH 120   Dynamics of Communication    		3    	ALL
SPCH 130   Fund of Public Speaking     			3   	ALL

                                                               TOTAL CREDITS  83
1. This transfer guide represents an Articulation (partnership) Agreement
   between Lansing Community College (LCC) and Central Michigan University (CMU)
   that facilitates the transfer of LCC students to the CMU Bachelor of Science 
   in Education program with an Elementary Special Education emphasis. Students
   are required to complete a minimum of 60 credits at CMU toward their degree.
   This articulated agreement does not have a specified expiration date. 
2. Admission to the CMU College of Education is a two-step process:  students
   must first apply for admission to CMU, and then apply for admission to the
   Teacher Education Program.
3. A program that facilitates early admission into Teacher Education at CMU
   is available. For information, visit LCC Teacher Preparation.
4. ARTS 240 will transfer as CMU's ART 345 if EDUC 220 and 280 are taken PRIOR
   to taking ARTS 240.  Please see the CMU Art Department for approval.
5. Requirements for admission to Teacher Education at CMU:
   a. Minimum GPA of 2.70 or higher calculated at the time of admission;
   b. Completions of EDUC 220 with a minimum grade of 3.0;
   c. Completion of WRIT 121 with a minimum grade of 2.70; and a 2.0 or better 
      in WRIT/ENGL 122.
   d. Completion of both MATH 112 and SPCH 120 or 130 with minimum grade of 2.0;
   e. Passing scores of all three sections (Reading-Math-Writing) of the Michigan
      Basic Skills Test (#96). Recommended prior to transfer and required by the 
      Michigan Department of Education. Registration at Fee
      for this commercial test. Request that scores be sent to CMU.
6. EDUC 280 requires a criminal background check prior to enrolling in this 
   course. See for
7. Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduation
   requirements. See the LCC Catalog for details. 
8. This transfer guide requires basic skill levels in mathematics, reading, and 
   writing. To determine accurate course placement, students should take the 
   Computerized Placement Tests in the LCC Assessment Center (GB 200) prior to
   registration. For testing hours call (517) 267-5500.

For further information and advising, contact the CMU Teacher Education Student
Services at (989) 774-3308; or the Central Michigan University Admissions Office,
(888) 292-5366/(989) 774-3076 or e-mail 

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014