TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Elementary Education, Integrated Science, Central Michigan Univ.
             3+1 Lansing-Based Completion Program
Curriculum Code: 1289                                                              

                        			     Semester  Semester
Code       Title        			     Credits   Offered

REQUIREMENTS Total: 82 Credits
ARTS 240   Art for Elementary Teachers (See Note 4)	3    	ALL
ASTR 201   Introductory Astronomy (See Note 5)     	4    	ALL
BIOL 145   Intro Anatomy and Physiology (See Note 5)    4     	ALL
BIOL 229   Nature Study Educators (See Note 5)   	4     	F,SU
CHEM 135   Chemistry in Society (See Note 5)    	4    	F,SP
EDUC 204   Educational Psychology (See Note 8e)    	3   	ALL
EDUC 220   Introduction to Education (See Notes 4,8a)   3    	ALL
EDUC 228   Technology in Education (See Note 8e)    	3    	ALL
EDUC 280   Teacher Education Practicum (See Notes 4,6)  3    	F,SP
GEOG 120   Introduction to Geography     		3    	F
GEOL 221   Physical Geology (See Note 5)   		4    	F,SP
GEOL 222   Historical Geology  (See Note 5)       	4    	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 (See Note 7)  4    	F,SP
ISCI 122   Integrated Sci for Education II (See Note 7) 4    	F,SP
MATH 112   Intermediate Algebra (See Notes 5,8d)      	4  	ALL
MATH 201   Math for Elementary Teachers I     		4    	F,SP
MATH 202   Math for Elementary Teachers II    		4    	F,SP
PHYS 120   The Art of Physics (See Note 5)     		4     	ALL
POLS 120   American Political System     		4     	ALL
WRIT 121   Composition I (See Note 8b)      		4   	ALL

Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1:  Written English 4 Credits (See Note 8b)
ENGL 122   Writ About Litature & Ideas    		4   	ALL
WRIT 122   Composition II      				4    	ALL
CHOICE 2:  Oral English 3 Credits (See Note 8c)
SPCH 120   Dynamics of Communication    		3   	ALL
SPCH 130   Fund of Public Speaking     			3    	ALL
CHOICE 3:  Integrated Science 4 Credits (See Note 5)
GEOG 121   Physical Geography      			4     	ALL
GEOG 220   Weather, Forecasting & Climate    		4     	F

                                                              TOTAL CREDITS 93
1.  This transfer guide represents an Articulation (partnership) Agreement
    between Lansing Community College (LCC) and Central Michigan University (CMU)
    which facilitates the transfer of LCC students to CMU's Elementary Education 
    program with a major in Integrated Science.  A maximum of 94 credits may be
    completed and transferred from LCC to CMU for this program; students will 
    complete a minimum of 66 CMU credits for a total of 160 credits required for 
    this bachelor degree.  All coursework for this program can be completed in
    the Lansing area with the possible exception of the student teaching 
    requirement. This articulated agreement does not have a specified expiration
2.  General Education Requirements for transfer students may be met by:
    a. The MACRAO Transfer Agreement requirements may be met, or 
    b. The University Program Transfer Block Option may be fulfilled as described
       in the CMU Extended Degree Programs Bulletin, or
    c. The entire CMU University Program as described in the CMU Off Campus 
       Programs Bulleting.  Courses are evaluated individually.  
3.  Students are cautioned that they must have 36 semester hours of their 
    Integrated Science major that are not counted on any other major or minor
    for teacher certification.  All courses must be taken for a grade, not for 
    credit/no credit even if offered as an option.  Grades in courses transferred
    to CMU will count in the calculation of the major GPA.  A minimum 2.7 GPA
    (B-) must be earned in all teaching majors.
4.  LCC's ARTS 240 will transfer as ART 345 if EDUC 220 and 280 are taken prior  
    to taking ARTS 240.
5.  Equivalent or higher level courses may be accepted, subject to approval of  
    the appropriate CMU department.
6.  EDUC 280 requires a criminal background check prior to enrolling in this 
    course. See for
7.  To earn credit for BIO 101 at CMU, students must take ISCI 121 and 122.
8.  Grade requirements for this program:
    a. A grade of 3.0 or better is required in EDUC 220.
    b. A grade of 3.0 or better is required in WRIT 121 or 122, with a grade of 
       2.0 or better in the remaining English course.
    c. A grade of 2.0 or better is required for SPCH 120 or 130.
    d. A grade of 2.0 or better is required for MATH 112 (MATH 120 or higher may 
       be substituted).
    e. A grade of 2.50 or better is required in EDUC 204 and 228.
9.  Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduation
    requirements. See the LCC Catalog for details. 
10. 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 Helene Tyson-Program Administrator,
CMU East Lansing Center, 2900 West Road-Suite 301, East Lansing, MI 48823, (517) 
337-8360 or 

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014