Minnesota Transfer Curriculum 2018/2019

MNTC PRINTABLE CHECKLIST (PDF)

Minimum of 40 credits total
Course(s) may meet more than one goal area, however, credits are counted only once toward the 40 credit minimum requirement. A 2.0 MnTC GPA is required for recognition of a students completion of the entire Minnesota Transfer Curriculum with or without completing an Associate Degree.  This GPA may include transfer courses with grades of A - D.

Program instructors, with the guidance of their advisory committee, have selected MnTC courses that are provided by the general education department.  Questions regarding the MnTC should be directed to the Transfer Specialist or a college counselor.

MnTC Goal 1: Communication - At least 9 credits (including ENGL2121 and at least 3 credits in COMM)

  • ENGL2001 Workplace Correspondence (2 credit)
  • ENGL2121 Writing and Research (4 credits)
  • ENGL2050 Short Form Composition and Reporting (4 credits) Added Summer term 2018 to Goal 1
  • ENGL2125 Technical Writing (3 credits)
  • ENGL2130 Creative Writing (3 credits)
  • COMM2020 Intercultural Communication (3 credits)
  • COMM2050 Interpersonal Communication (3 credits)
  • COMM2060 Small Group Communication (3 credits)
  • COMM2070 Cyber Culture (3 credits)
  • COMM2130 Public Speaking (3 Credits)

MnTC Goal 2: Critical Thinking - At least 3 credits

  • BIOL2001 Biology in Society (4 credits) 
  • BIOL2003 Nutrition and Health (3 credits)  
  • BIOL2005 General Biology I (4 credits) 
  • BIOL2045 Human Biology (4 credits)
  • BIOL2125 Anatomy and Physiology I (4 credits)
  • BIOL2225 Anatomy and Physiology II  (4 credits)
  • BIOL2235 Microbiology (4 credits)
  • COMM2060 Small Group Communication (3 credits)
  • ECON2100 Consumer Economics (3 credits)
  • INFS2000 Research Skills in the Information Age (3 credits)
  • MATH2050 Applications of Quantitative Reasoning (3 credits) 
  • MATH2250 Precalculus with Trigonometry (5 credits)
  • MATH2300 Calculus I (5 credits)
  • PHIL2100 Critical Thinking (3 credits)
  • PHYS2001 Introductory Physics (3 credits)
  • SOCI2100 Introduction to Sociology (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 3: Natural Sciences - At least 7 credits (one course must include a lab)

  • BIOL2001 Biology in Society  (4 credits)
  • BIOL2005 General Biology I (4 credits)
  • BIOL2045 Human Biology (4 credits)
  • BIOL2105 General Biology II (4 credits)
  • BIOL2125 Anatomy & Physiology I (4 credits)
  • BIOL2215 Human Physiology (4 credits)
  • BIOL2225 Anatomy & Physiology II (4 credits)
  • BIOL2235 Microbiology (4 credits)
  • CHEM2000 Introduction to Chemistry (4 credits)
  • CHEM2200 Essentials of General, Organic, Biochemistry ( 5 credits)
  • PHYS2001 Introductory Physics (3 credits)
  • PHYS2005 College Physics I (4 credits)

MnTC Goal 4: Mathematical/Logical Reasoning - At least 3 credits

  • MATH2050 Applications of Quantitative Reasoning (3 credits) 
  • MATH2150 Introduction to Statistics (3 credits)
  • MATH2200 College Algebra (4 credits)
  • MATH2250 Precalculus with Trigonometry (5 credits)
  • MATH2300 Calculus I (5 credits)
  • PHIL2000 Introduction to Logic (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 5: History and the Social and Behavioral Sciences - At least 9 credits (at least 3 credits in SOCI and 3 credits in PSYC)

  • ECON2100 Consumer Economics (3 credits)
  • ECON2200 Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • ECON2300 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)
  • PSYC2300 General Psychology (3 credits)
  • PSYC2310 Psychology throughout the Lifespan (3 credits)
  • PSYC2320 Psychology of Living in the 21st Century (3 credits)
  • PSYC2330 Abnormal Psychology (3 credits)
  • SOCI2000 Marriage & Family (3 credits)
  • SOCI2100 Introduction to Sociology (3 credits)
  • SOCI2130 Food, Culture & Society (3 credits)
  • SOCI2200 Racial and Ethnic Relations (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 6: Humanities and Fine Arts - At least 3 credits

  • ARTS2000 Elements of Design (3 credits)
  • ARTS2050 Introduction to Arts (3 credits)
  • ARTS2120 Photographic Arts (3 credits)
  • ARTS2130 Digital Photography I (3 credits)
  • ENGL2130 Creative Writing (3 credits)
  • ENGL2140 Topics in Literature: Trades and Industry (3 credits)
  • ENGL2200 Intro to Cinema (3 credits)
  • PHIL2200 Ethics (3 credits)
  • PHIL2400 Medical Ethics (4 credits)
  • PHIL2500 World Religions (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 7: Human Diversity - At least 3 credits

  • COMM2020 Intercultural Communication (3 credits)
  • COMM2050 Interpersonal Communication (3 credits)
  • LANG2000 American Sign Language/Deaf Culture I  (3 credits)
  • LANG2010 American Sign Language/Deaf Culture II (3 credits)
  • PSYC2310 Psychology throughout the Lifespan (3 credits)
  • PSYC2330 Abnormal Psychology (3 credits)
  • SOCI2000 Marriage & Family (3 credits)
  • SOCI2200 Racial and Ethnic Relations (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 8: Global Perspective - At least 3 credits

  • ARTS2050 Introduction to Arts (3 credits)
  • BIOL2003 Nutrition and Health (3 credits)
  • ECON2300 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)
  • PHIL2500 World Religions (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 9: Ethical and Civic Responsibility - At least 3 credits

  • ECON2200 Principles  of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • PHIL2200 Ethics (3 credits)
  • PHIL2400 Medical Ethics (4 credits)
  • PHIL2600 Environmental Ethics (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 10: People and the Environment - At least 3 credits

  • BIOL2001 Biology in Society (4 credits)
  • BIOL2003 Nutrition and Health (3 credits)
  • PHIL2600 Environmental Ethics (3 credits)
  • SOCI2130 Food, Culture and Society (3 credits)