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UNK General Studies Courses for Transfer Students

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 I.   Foundational Core - 12 Hours Required 

 Written Communication - 3 hours required
 

ENG 102                                              

 Math - 3 hours of Math or Statistics required (Math 090, 101 and 104 do not count as General Studies)
 

MATH 102, 103, 106, 120, 123, 230, STAT 235, 241                                         

 Oral Communication - 3 hours required
 

SPCH 100, ITEC 290                                       

 Democracy in Perspective - 3 hours required

ART 121, CJUS 102, ENG 153, GEOG 323, HIST 176, ITEC 225, JMC 100, PHIL 105, PSCI 140, 170, SOC 210, SOWK 170, TE 100                                    

 II.   Portal Course - 3 Hours Required 

Students may take any course numbered 188 in any department to satisfy the portal requirement.  Students are strongly encouraged to complete the Portal course requirement during their first or second semester at UNK.  Students transferring in 24 or more hours of General Studies credit are exempt from taking the Portal.

 III.   Distribution - 27 Hours Required (22 hours in minimum requirements; 5 hours of electives)

 Aesthetics - 3-6 hours required
 

ART 100, 120, DANC 122, MUS 100, 101, 106, 107, 159, 347, 348 THEA 120, 121                             

 Humanities - 6-9 hours from at least two disciplines required

A. English                       

ENG 235H, 240H, 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, ENG 280H

B. History 

HIST 210, 211, 212, 215, 250, 251

C. Modern Languages

FREN 200, 201, GERM 200, 201, 204, SPAN 200, 201, 204

D. Speech

SPCH 154

E. Philosophy

PHIL 100, 120, 250, 251, 253, 254, 260

 Social Sciences - 6-9 hours from at least two disciplines required

A. Criminal Justice                   

CJUS 101, 375, 380

B. Economics

ECON 100, 270, 271

C. Ethnic Studies

ETHS 101

D. Family Studies and Interior Design

FSID 151, 351

E. Geography

GEOG 104, 106, 206

F. Industrial Technology

ITEC 210

G. International Studies

INTS 100

H. Political Science

PSCI 110, 168, 280

I. Psychology

PSY 203, 230

J. Sociology

SOC 100, 250

K. Social Science

SOSC 288

L. Speech

SPCH 202

M. Women's Studies

WSTD 220

 Natural Sciences - 7-11 hours from at least two disciplines required, at least one of the courses must have a laboratory component.

A. Biology                    

BIOL 103, 105, 106, 211, 215

B. Chemistry 

CHEM 145, 150, 160 & 160L, 161 & 161L

C. Geography

GEOG 101, 102, 103, 209

D. Physics and Physical Science

PHYS 100 & 100L, 107, 131H, 132H, 155 & 155L, 201, 205 & 205L, 206 & 206L, 209, 210 & 210L, 211, 275 & 275L, 276 & 276L

 Analytical & Quantitative Thought - 0-6 hours required
 

CSIS 100, 108, 111,112,130, ITEC 150, MATH 330, MGT 233, MIS 182, MUS 200, PSY 250                               

 Wellness - 0-6 hours required
 

FSID 110, 160, HSCI 140, PE 110, 150, PSY 231                                

 IV.   Capstone Course - 3 Hours Required 
Students may take any course numbered 388 in any department to satisfy the capstone requirement.  The Capstone is open to juniors and seniors, and to students within 6 hours of completion of their General Studies requirements.

Total Hours Required for General Studies = 45                                    

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