TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Information Technology, Information Systems, Kaplan University
             2+2 Online Transfer Program
Curriculum Code: 1346                                                             

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1. This transfer guide represents a 2+2 Articulation (partnership) Agreement 
   between Kaplan University (Kaplan) and Lansing Community College (LCC) which
   facilitates the transfer of an LCC associate degree toward the completion of
   a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology-Information Systems track
   at Kaplan.  This program is intended to maximize a student's transfer
   credit, and ensure completion of both prerequisites and general education 
   requirements at the bachelor degree level. This articulated agreement does 
   not have a specified expiration date.  
2. Kaplan University offers the following online Bachelor of Science in 
   Information Technology emphasis areas: Web Multimedia and Animation, 
   Database, Programming, and Network Administration. To ensure maximum course 
   transferability and prerequisite completion for the Information Technology 
   major, Kaplan recommends completion of either the LCC Associate in Science 
   degree for Computer Science (0169) or the Associate in Business degree for
   Computer Networking & Information Security (1453).  
3. Students following LCC curriculums 0169 should complete CITA 110 and WRIT 122
   prior to transferring to Kaplan.  Students following LCC curriculum 1453 
   should complete WRIT 122 prior to transferring to Kaplan.  
4. Admission to Kaplan University:
   a. LCC students who have completed an associate degree program consisting of
      a minimum of 60 semester credits will be eligible for a block transfer 
      of those credits and acceptance into an "advanced start" bachelor degree
      program at Kaplan.
   b. LCC students who have not yet completed an associate degree program must
      submit a letter from the LCC Registrar's Office indicating that the 
      student is in good standing, the expected date of graduation, the 
      expected associate degree to be earned, and the program/major.  Upon 
      graduation, the student must submit proof of having been awarded an 
      associate degree. 
5. To meet residency requirements, 45 quarter credits (30 semester credits) must
   be completed at Kaplan.  
6. Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduations
   requirements.  See the LCC Catalog for details.
7. 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 a Kaplan partnership admissions 
advisor at (866) 397-9456.   

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014