Transfer Majors

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS (AA)
ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE (AS)
TRANSFER MAJORS General Info

NCC offers Transfer Majors that prepare students to transfer on to one or more of the three Regent Universities in Iowa: the University of Iowa, Iowa State University, and the University of Northern Iowa. Students complete their AA / AS transfer major degrees and can then complete their 4-year degree at the respective Regent University.

These AA / AS Transfer Majors include:

Agriculture Business
Agriculture Education
Agronomy
Animal Science
Biology
Business
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Teacher Licensure
Elementary Education
English
Exercise Science and Kinesiology
History
Mathematics
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Secondary Education
Social Work
Sociology

 

Award

  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Science

Length

  • Four Semesters
  • Fall semester entry

Program Location

  • This program is available on campus. General education courses are available online.

Contact Admissions

Requirements for this program

Agriculture Business (AS)

Course #TitleCredits
ACC131-APrinciples of Accounting I4
AGB235-AIntroduction to Agriculture Markets3
AGB330-AFarm Business Management3
AGB336-AAgriculture Selling3
CHM166-AGeneral Chemistry I5
ECN130-APrinciples of Microeconomics3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science (at least one Math)15
Communications9
Humanities9
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences5

Agriculture Education (AS)

Course #TitleCredits
ACC131-APrinciples of Accounting I4
AGA114-APrinciples of Agronomy3
AGA154-AFundamentals of Soil Science3
AGS113-ASurvey of Animal Industry3
BIO114-AGeneral Biology IA4
BIO115-AGeneral Biology IIA4
CHM166-AGeneral Chemistry I5
ECN130-APrinciples of Microeconomics3
MAT156-AStatistics3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science4
Communications9
Humanities6
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences3
Electives5

Agronomy (AS)

Course #TitleCredits
AGA114-APrinciples of Agronomy3
AGA154-AFundamentals of Soil Science3
CHM166-AGeneral Chemistry I5
ECN130-APrinciples of Microeconomics3
MAT121-ACollege Algebra4
MAT156-AStatistics3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science6
Communications9
Humanities9
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences6
Electives8

Animal Science (AS)

Course #TitleCredits
AGS113-ASurvey of Animal Industry3
AGS226-ABeef Cattle Science3
BIO114-AGeneral Biology IA4
BIO115-AGeneral Biology IIA4
CHM166-AGeneral Chemistry I5
ECN130-APrinciples of Microeconomics3
MAT121-ACollege Algebra4
MAT156-AStatistics3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Communications9
Humanities3
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences3
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities3
Electives12

Biology (AS)

Course #TitleCredits
BIO114-AGeneral Biology IA4
BIO115-AGeneral Biology IIA4
CHM166-AGeneral Chemistry I5
CHM176-AGeneral Chemistry II5
MAT210-ACalculus I4
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Communications9
Humanities9
Electives19

Business (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
ACC131-APrinciples of Accounting I4
ACC132-APrinciples of Accounting II4
BUS185-ABusiness Law3
CSC116-AInformation Computing3
ECN120-APrinciples of Macroeconomics3
ECN130-APrinciples of Microeconomics3
*MAT156-A Statistics3
**MAT210-ACalculus I4
MGT101-APrinciples of Management3
MGT130-APrinciples of Supervision3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Science3
Communications9
Humanities9
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences3
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities2

Criminal Justice (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
CRJ100-AIntro to Criminal Justice3
MAT156-AStatistics3
POL111-AAmerican National Government3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
SOC110-AIntro to Sociology3
SOC230-AJuvenile Delinquency3
SOC240-ACriminology3
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science (at least one Science)6
Communications9
Humanities9
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities9
Electives8

Early Childhood Teacher Licensure (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
EDU235-AChildren’s Literature3
EDU245-AExceptional Learner3
EDU255-ATechnology in the Classroom3
HIS151-AU.S. History to 18773
MAT117-AMath for Elementary Teachers3
PSY121-ADevelopmental Psychology3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science (at least one Science)6
Communications9
Humanities3
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities9
Electives8

Elementary Education (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
EDU210-AFoundations of Education3
EDU213-AIntroduction to Education3
EDU235-AChildren’s Literature3
EDU240-AEducational Psychology3
EDU245-AExceptional Learner3
EDU255-ATechnology in the Classroom3
HIS151-AU.S. History to 18773
MAT117-AMath for Elementary Teachers3
PSY121-ADevelopmental Psychology3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science (at least one Science)6
Communications9
Humanities3
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences3
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities3
Electives8

English (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
ENG105-AComposition I3
ENG106-AComposition II3
ENG221-ACreative Writing3
LIT101-AIntroduction to Literature3
LIT111-AAmerican Literatures Since Mid-1800’s3
LIT130-AAfrican American Literature 3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science (at least one of each)9
Communications3
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences9
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities6
Electives14

Exercise Science and Kinesiology (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
BIO151-ANutrition3
*BIO154-AHuman Biology3
*BIO155-AHuman Biology Lab1
**BIO165-AHuman Anatomy and Physiology I3
**BIO167-AHuman Anatomy and Physiology I Lab1
***BIO170-AHuman Anatomy and Physiology II3
***BIO172-AHuman Anatomy and Physiology II Lab1
MAT156-AStatistics3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Communications9
Humanities9
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences9
Electives14
*or BIO157-AHuman Biology 4
**or BIO168-AHuman Anatomy and Physiology I w/Lab4
***or BIO173-AHuman Anatomy and Physiology II w/Lab4

History (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
ENG106-AComposition II3
HIS110-AWestern Civilization: Ancient to Early Modern3
HIS111-AWestern Civilization: Early Modern to Present3
HIS151-AU.S. History to 18773
HIS152-AU.S. History Since 18773
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
SPC112-APublic Speaking3
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science (at least one of each)9
Communications3
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences9
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities6
Electives14

Mathematics (AS)

Course #TitleCredits
MAT156-AStatistics3
MAT210-ACalculus I4
MAT216-ACalculus II4
MAT219-ACalculus III4
MAT227-ADifferential Equations4
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Science3
Communications9
Humanities9
Social Sciences/Behavioral Sciences9
Electives10

Political Science (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
ENG106-AComposition II3
MAT156-AStatistics3
POL111-AAmerican National Government3
POL121-AInternational Relations3
POL125-AComparative Government and Politics3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
SPC112-APublic Speaking 3
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science (at least one Science)6
Communications6
Humanities6
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities9
Electives14

Physics (AS)

Course #TitleCredits
MAT210-ACalculus I4
MAT216-ACalculus II4
MAT219-ACalculus III 4
PHY212-AClassical Physics I5
PHY222-AClassical Physics II5
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Communications9
Humanities9
Social Sciences/Behavioral Sciences9
Electives10

Psychology (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
BIO114-AGeneral Biology I4
MAT156-AStatistics3
PHI105-AIntroduction to Ethics3
PSY111-AIntroduction to Psychology3
PSY121-ADevelopmental Psychology3
PSY251-ASocial Psychology3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science3
Communications9
Humanities6
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities9
Electives13

Secondary Education (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
EDU210-AFoundations of Education3
EDU213-AIntroduction to Education3
EDU240-AEducational Psychology3
EDU245-AExceptional Learner3
EDU255-ATechnology in the Classroom3
HIS151-AU.S. History to 1877 3
PSY121-ADevelopmental Psychology3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science (at least one of each)9
Communications9
Humanities6
Social Science/Behavioral Sciences 3
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities6
Electives5

Social Work (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
*BIO154-AHuman Biology3
*BIO155-AHuman Biology Lab1
MAT156-AStatistics3
PSY111-AIntroduction to Psychology3
POL111-AAmerican National Government3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
SOC110-AIntroduction to Sociology3
SOC160-AIntroduction to Social Work3
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science3
Communications9
Humanities9
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities6
Electives13
*or BIO157-A Human Biology 4

Sociology (AA)

Course #TitleCredits
*BIO154-AHuman Biology3
*BIO155-AHuman Biology Lab1
MAT156-AStatistics3
PSY111-AIntroduction to Psychology3
POL111-AAmerican National Government3
SDV108-AThe College Experience1
SOC110-AIntroduction to Sociology3
SOC160-AIntroduction to Social Work3
REMAINING ELECTIVES
Math or Science3
Communications9
Humanities9
Math/Science/Communications/Humanities6
Electives13
*or BIO157-A Human Biology 4

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