LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE                             
                                  TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Journalism, Morgan State University
             Out-of-State (Baltimore, MD) Transfer Program
Curriculum Code: 1631                                                              

                        			Semester       Semester
Code       Title         			Credits        Offered

REQUIREMENTS Total: 47 Credits
BIOL 127   Cell Biology        			  4       	ALL
CHEM 135   Chemistry in Society     		  4        	F,SP
CITF 110   Intro Computer Info Systems    	  3      	ALL
HIST 211   US History to 1877     		  4      	ALL
HIST 212   US History: 1877 to Present     	  4	     	ALL
HUMS 213   World Civilizations to 1600    	  4      	ALL
JRNL 151   Newswriting and Reporting         	  3     	F
MATH 130   Finite Math w/College Algebra          4 		ALL
PFHW 163   Healthy Lifestyles    		  2    		ALL
PHIL 151   Intro to Logic & Critical Think        4   		ALL
SPCH 130   Fund Public Speaking     		  3		ALL
WRIT 121   Composition I       			  4   		ALL
WRIT 122   Composition II      			  4   		ALL

Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1: General Education 5 Credits
          Physical Activity    			  1
          Social Science (See Note 5)      	  4  
CHOICE 2: Foreign Language 8 Credits (See Note 6)
CHOICE 3: Social Science 4 Credits
POLS 120  American Political System      	  4             ALL
SOCL 120  Introduction to Sociology      	  4             ALL

                                                             TOTAL CREDITS  64
1. This transfer guide represents an Articulation (partnership) Agreement 
   between Lansing Community College (LCC) and Morgan State University (MSU. 
   This agreement is designed for graduates of the LCC Associate in Arts
   degree, transferring to the Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science
   (BS) in Journalism with a concentration in Broadcast Journalism at MSU.
   Students planning to transfer to Morgan State University are asked to 
   contact Tonjala Eaton, Academic Advisor, at (517) 483-1053 or by email at This agreement is in effect until April 2014.
2. Morgan State University admissions process:
   a. The student must request entry into Morgan State University's Student
      Transfer Admissions Program (STAP) no later than the first semester of
      course work at LCC and provide a signed letter of intent to transfer. This
      form is available in the Morgan State University Articulation Agreement.
   b. Students must transfer to MSU within three years of joining the STAP.  IF
      an extended period is anticipated, the student should contact the LCC and
      academic advisor.
   c. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 cumulative grade point average.
   d. Freshman Orientation (1 credit course) is not required for transfer 
      students transferring with a minimum of twenty-four (24) credits from LCC.
   e. Morgan State University does not guarantee the transferability of courses
      taken outside the guidelines within this agreement.    
   f. In order to be eligible for admission, students must comply with all MSU
      admissions requirements, including posted deadlines and submission of 
      appropriate documentation.  
   g. Students who have satisfied the requirements of this agreement will be 
      given every consideration for financial assistance and will be eligible
      to apply for academic scholarships at MSU.
   h. Applications for admission can be obtained by contacting the Office of 
      Admissions and Recruitment at (443) 885-3000 or online. All required 
      application materials must be supplied by the deadline.
   i. Students will automatically be nominated for scholarships for which they 
      are eligible. For priority scholarship consideration, students must 
      complete their admission application by November 15th for fall admission.
   j. Students shall contact the department head of their major for an advising 
      appointment once they have been admitted to MSU.
3. Application Deadlines:
      Fall Semester:  November 15 priority/February 15 regular
      Spring Semester:  January 15th
   Application fee:  $35 online/$45 paper
4. The maximum number of credits accepted in transfer by MSU toward degree 
   requirements is ninety (90) credits. 
5. See the MACRAO Transfer Agreement for course selection of four (4) additional
   social science credits.  
6. Select eight (8) credits from CHIN/FREN/GRMN/JAPN/SPAN 121 & 122 -OR- 
   FREN/GRMN/JAPN/SPAN 201 & 202.   
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 MSU Office of Admission and 
Recruitment at (443) 885-3000.  Morgan State University is located at 1700 E. 
Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore MD 21251.

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014