LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE                             
                                  TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Radiologic and Imaging Sciences, MRI, Grand Valley State University
             Transfer-BS Completion Program for LCC-AAS 0196
Curriculum Code: 1641                                                              

                        			    Semester  Semester
Code       Title        			    Credits   Offered

REQUIREMENTS Total: 30 Credits
CHSE 120   Medical Terminology     			4  	ALL
MATH 112   Intermediate Algebra (See Note 5)     	4   	ALL
PHYS 221   Introductory Physics I (See Note 12)    	4   	ALL
PSYC 200   Introduction to Psychology (See Note 12)   	4   	ALL
SOCL 255   Contemporary Social Problems (See Note 12)	3   	ALL
THEA 110   Introduction to Theatre (See Note 6)    	3   	ALL
WRIT 121   Composition I  (See Note 7)      		4   	ALL
WRIT 122   Composition II (See Note 12)       		4    	ALL

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS Total: 20 Credits                
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1:  General Education Requirements 12 Credits
           Global Perspectives & Diversity (See Note 8) 3  
           Historical Perspectives (See Note 9)         3  
           Philosophy & Literature (See Note 10)        3  
           World Perspectives (See Note 11)      	3  
CHOICE 2:  Mathematics 4 Credits (See Note 12)
MATH 120   College Algebra     				4     	F,SP
MATH 121   Precalculus I       				4   	ALL
CHOICE 3:  Statistics 4 Credits (See Note 12)
STAT 170   Introduction to Statistics      		4     	ALL
STAT 215   Intro to Probability and Stats      		4    	F,SP

ELECTIVES Total: 30 Credits (See Notes 3b,13)              
Complete the indicated number of credits in transferable courses of your choice.

                                                          TOTAL CREDITS 80
1.  This transfer guide represents the Articulation (partnership) Agreement 
    between Lansing Community College (LCC) and Grand Valley State University 
    (GVSU) which facilitates the transfer of up to 80 credits from LCC toward 
    the GVSU Radiologic and Imaging Sciences Bachelor of Science Degree
    with a concentration in MRI. This agreement does not have a specific
    expiration date.  
2.  This guide includes courses for the Radiologic Technology (0196) 
    program, allowing students to simultaneously earn an Associate in Applied
    Science Degree at LCC while preparing to transfer to GVSU.     
3.  This Articulation Agreement is based on an 80/40 semester credit hour model
    with 80 of the transferable credits from a community college(s) used toward 
    the 120 semester credit hours required for the GVSU baccalaureate degree.
    a) Of the 120 credits, 58 must be completed at a senior institution with a 
       minimum of 30 credits completed through GVSU;
    b) 18 IDMS (200 level) LCC credits can be counted toward completion of the 
       58 credit requirement.  
4.  Pre-Admission Requirements:
    a) Satisfy all pre-admission requirements listed in the GVSU catalog for the
       student's declared admission year; 
    b) Submit a completed application packet (completed RIS application form,
       official transcripts, and any other GVSU required documents);
    c) Meet minimum cumulative grade point average requirement: Completed the 
       first two semesters of coursework - compiled a 3.0 or higher GPA in the 
       Radiologic Technology coursework and a 2.7 or higher GPA overall at the 
       time of application. 
    d) All LCC degree requirements completed, graduated with an Associate Degree
       in Radiologic Technology and hold national registration in radiography
       or another radiologic & imaging sciences credential through the American
       Registry of Radiologic Technologists prior to matriculation to the GVSU
    e) Letter of recommendation from an LCC Radiologic Technology faculty member 
       must accompany the application.
    Once the above criteria have been completed, candidates will receive letters
    of admission to the GVSU RIS program.  
5.  MATH 112 is recommended to meet LCC Core and MACRAO requirements.
6.  THEA 110 will meet LCC Communication Core, GVSU Arts, and MACRAO Humanities
7.  WRIT 121 meets LCC Core, GVSU prerequisites and MACRAO requirements.  
8.  Select one course from: HUMS 213,214; MUSC 241; PHIL 211,212. 
9.  Select one course from: HIST 211,212; HUMS 213.
10. Select one course from: ENGL 290; PHIL 152,153,211.
11. Select one course from: ANTH 270; HUMS 125; PHIL 212; POLS 201; or 
    RELG 211,212,250.   
12. Designated course meets GVSU prerequisites and/or MACRAO requirements.
13. Required course for the LCC Radiologic Technology guide meet the remaining
    credits for this guide.     
14. Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduation
    requirements. See the LCC Catalog for details.
15. 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 Brian Pickford, Program Director - 
LCC Imaging Technology Programs, at (517) 483-5379 or email; or 
Rick Carlton, Director-GVSU Radiologic & Imaging Sciences at (616) 780-3688 or

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014