LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE                             
                                  TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Dental Hygiene, Ferris State University
             3+1 Transfer Program
Curriculum Code: 1612                                                              

                        		     Semester  Semester
Code       Title        		     Credits   Offered

REQUIREMENTS Total: 11 Credits
MATH 112   Intermediate Algebra       		4    	ALL
MKTG 200   Principles of Marketing        	3   	ALL
WRIT 121   Composition I      			4    	ALL

Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1:  MACRAO/General Education Requirements 25 Credits (See Note 3)
           Humanities (See Note 7)         	9  
           Science  (See Note 8)           	7  
           Social Sciences (See Note 9)    	9  
CHOICE 2:  Oral Communication 3 Credits
SPCH 130   Fund of Public Speaking     		3   	ALL
SPCH 140   Interpersonal Communication      	3    	ALL
CHOICE 3:  Written Communication 4 Credits
ENGL 122   Writ About Literature & Ideas    	4     	ALL
WRIT 122   Composition II      			4   	ALL
CHOICE 4:  Dental Hygiene Courses 40 Credits (See Note 2)

ELECTIVES Total: 2 Credits                       
Complete the indicated number of credits in transferable courses of your choice.

                                                            TOTAL CREDITS 85
1.  This transfer guide supports an Articulation (partnership) Agreement between 
    Lansing Community College (LCC) and Ferris State University (Ferris), which 
    facilitates the transfer of LCC credits to the Ferris Bachelor of Science in
    Dental Hygiene. This agreement expires July 1, 2017.
2.  Students must have an AAS degree in Dental Hygiene and a valid RDH or LDH 
    license for admission into the program.
3.  See the MACRAO Transfer Agreement for appropriate LCC course options. Final	
    responsibility for verifying all transfer information lies with the student.
4.  Students transferring to Ferris may complete the MACRAO Transfer Agreement.  
    Ferris honors the MACRAO stamp on an official transcript as fulfilling lower 
    level general education courses that are not programmatic or prerequisite 
    requirements.  A 2.5 cumulative GPA is required for admission into the 
    program, with a 2.0 or better grade required for course transfer.
5.  Students must meet FSU General Education requirements for a Bachelor of 
    Science degree delineated on the FSU General Education website. This includes 
    one global consciousness and one race/ethnicity/gender course. Learn more at To determine how
    courses will transfer to Ferris, check the transfer equivalency grid online 
6.  Students must earn 40 credit hours at the upper level (300/400 level) to 
    graduate, with a minimum of 30 credits completed through Ferris. The BS in 
    Dental Hygiene requires a minimum total of 122 credits and a 2.00 cumulative
    GPA required in the major and overall for graduation at Ferris. 
7.  One humanities (Cultural Enrichment at Ferris) must be at a 200 level or 
8.  One science course must include a lab.
9.  One social sciences (Social Awareness at Ferris) must be at a 200 level or 
10. Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduation
    requirements. See the LCC Catalog for details.
11. 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 College of Allied health Dean's
Office at (231) 591-2263.  For assistance with the transfer process, contact 
Shari Chamberlain, Transfer Admissions Office, at (800) 4-FERRIS, (231) 591-2100 
or email 

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014