Northwest State Community College Equivalency Guide Fall 2024

Bowling Green State University Transfer Equivalency Guide for Fall 2024

BG Perspective Equivalencies (General Education)

All students must meet BGSU’s university, general education, college, and program specific degree requirements effective at the time the student enters the program. All candidates for a baccalaureate degree at BGSU must take at least 36 credit hours from the BG Perspective curriculum, distributed as follows:

  • At least one course in the English Composition and Oral Communication domain
  • At least one course in Quantitative Literacy
  • At least two courses in each of the following three domains: Humanities and the Arts, Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Natural Sciences
  • At least one International Perspective* course and one Cultural Diversity in the United States** course
  • Additional courses from any of the five domains listed above to reach a minimum of 36 credit hours.
English Composition and Oral Communication All students must complete the equivalent of WRIT 1120 and earn at least a "C".
ENG 113 Speech COMM 1020 Introduction to Public Speaking
ENG 111 Composition I WRIT 1110 Introduction to Academic Writing
ENG 112 Composition II WRIT 1120 Academic Writing
Quantitative Literacy Take at least one course; Students should contact their academic advisors for specific information about fulfilling this requirement.
STA 120 Intro to Statistics MATH 1150 Introduction to Statistics
MTH 109 College Algebra MATH 1220 College Algebra II
MTH 109 & MTH 112 College Algebra & Trigonometry MATH 1280 Precalculus Mathematics
MTH 213 Calculus I MATH 1310 Calculus and Analytic Geometry
Humanities and the Arts Take at least two courses.
HUM 230 Art Appreciation ART 1010 Introdcution to Art
ENG 223 Interpretation of Literature ENG 1500 Response to Literature
ENG 260 British Literature Through the 18th Century ENG 2640 British Literature to 1660
ENG 261 British Literature 19th Century to Present ENG 2650 British Literature 1660-1945
ENG 250 American Literature Through the Mid 19th Century ENG 2740 American Literature Survey to 1865
ENG 251 American Literature Since the Mid 19th Century ENG 2750 American Literature 1865-1945
PHI 201 Intro to Philosophy PHIL 1010 Introduction to Philosophy
PHI 210 Ethics PHIL 1020 Introduction to Ethics
PHI 110 Critical Thinking & Logic PHIL 1030 Introduction to Logic
  * course fulfills International Perspectives Requirement
** course fulfills Cultural Diversity in the US Requirement
Social and Behavioral Sciences Take at least two courses.
ECO 212 Microeconomics ECON 2020 Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 211 Macroeconomics ECON 2030 Principles of Macroeconomics
HIS 101 US History Pre-1876 HIST 1250 Early America**
HIS 102 US History Post-1876 HIST 1260 Modern America
HUM 209 Humanities & Culture: Ancient & Medieval Worlds HIST 1510 World Civilizations*
HIS 210 or HUM 210 Humanities & Cultures: Renaissance to Present or The Modern World HIST 1520 Modern World*
SSC 120 American Government POLS 1100 American Government: Processes and Structure
SSC 130 Comparative Government POLS 1710 Intro to Comparative Government*
PSY 110 General Psychology PSYC 1010 General Psychology
SSC 101 Sociology SOC 1010 Principles of Sociology
HST 240 Social Problems SOC 2020 Social Problems
SSC 210 Cultural Diversity SOC 2160 Minority Groups**
  * course fulfills International Perspectives Requirement
** course fulfills Cultural Diversity in the US Requirement
Natural Sciences Take two courses: selection must include at least 1 lab science.
PHY 140 Astronomy ASTR 2010 Modern Astronomy
BIO 115 Ecology BIOL 1010 Environment of Life (Lab)
BIO 101 Principles of Biology BIOL 1040 Introduction to Biology (Lab)
BIO 202 General Biology II BIOL 2040 Concepts in Biology I (Lab)
BIO 201 General Biology I BIOL 2050 Concepts in Biology II (Lab)
CHM 101 Principles of Chemistry CHEM 1090 and 1100 Elementary Chemistry and Lab (Lab)
CHM 201 General Chemistry I CHEM 1230 & 1240 General Chemistry I & Lab (Lab)
BIO 131 Nutrition FN 2070 Introduction to Human Nutrition
PHY 150 Geology GEOL 1040 Earth Environments (Lab)
PHY 251 Physics: Mechanics & Heat PHYS 2010 College Physics I (Lab)
PHY 252 Physics: Electricity & Magnetism PHYS 2020 College Physics II (Lab)

Updated: 06/27/2024 10:46AM