James A. Rhodes State 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".
COM 2110 Public Speaking COMM 1020 Introduction to Public Speaking
COM 1110 English Composition WRIT 1110 Introduction to Academic Writing
COM 1140 or COM 1160 Technical Writing or Business Communications WRIT 1120 Academic Writing
COM 1200 or COM 2400 Writing in the Sciences or Composition and Literature WRIT 1120 Academic Writing
Quantitative Literacy Take at least one course; Students should contact their academic advisors for specific information about fulfilling this requirement.
MTH 1260 Statistics MATH 1150 Introduction to Statistics
MTH 1370 College Algebra MATH 1220 College Algebra II
MTH 1611 Business Calculus BA 1600 Buisness Analytics
MTH 1370 and MATH 1430 College Algebra and Trigonometry MATH 1280 Precalculus Mathematics
MTH 1711 Calculus I MATH 1310 Calculus and Analytic Geometry
Humanities and the Arts Take at least two courses.
LIT 2210 Intro to Literature ENG 1500 Response to Literature
LIT 2215 Native American Literature ENG 2120 Native American Literature**
LIT 2301 Literature & the Holocaust ENG 2640 British Literature to 1660
SOC 1200 Death and Dying PHIL 2190 Philosophy of Death and Dying*
SPN 2010 Intermediate Spanish I SPAN 2010 Intermediate Spanish I*
SPN 2020 Intermediate Spanish II SPAN 2020 Intermediate Spanish II*
LIT 1450 Intro to Film THFM 1610 Introduction to Film
  * course fulfills International Perspectives Requirement
** course fulfills Cultural Diversity in the US Requirement
Social and Behavioral Sciences Take at least two courses.
ECN 1430 Microeconomics ECON 2020 Principles of Microeconomics
ECN 1410 Macroeconomics ECON 2030 Principles of Macroeconomics
BHS 2110 Growth & Development: Lifespan HDFS 1930 Lifespan Human Development
HST 1610 American Civilization to 1877 HIST 1250 Early America**
HST 1620 American Civilization From 1877 HIST 1260 Modern America
HST 1011 Western Civilization I HIST 1510 World Civilizations*
HST 1012 Western Civilization II HIST 1520 Modern World*
POL 1010 Intro to Political Science POLS 1100 American Government: Processes and Structure
PSY 1010 General Psychology PSYC 1010 General Psychology
SOC 1010 Sociology SOC 1010 Principles of Sociology
SOC 2300 Social Problems SOC 2020 Social Problems
SOC 1320 American Cultural Diversity SOC 2160 Minority Groups**
ANT 2411 Cultural Anthropology SOC 2310 Cultural Anthropology*
  * course fulfills International Perspectives Requirement
** course fulfills Cultural Diversity in the US Requirement
Natural Sciences Take at least two courses: one selection must include a lab science.
BIO 1220 Biology II BIOL 2040 Concepts in Biology I (Lab)
BIO 1210 Biology I BIOL 2050 Concepts in Biology II (Lab)
CHM 1110 Introductory General Chemistry CHEM 1090 & 1100 Elementary Chemistry & Lab (lab)
CHM 1010   CHEM 1230 & CHEM 1240 General Chemistry I
DTN 1000 Basic Nutrition FN 2070 Introduction to Human Nutrition
GLG 1000 Physical Geology GEOL 1040 Earth Environments (Lab)
GLG 1004 Historical Geology GEOL 1050 Life Through Time (Lab)
PHY 1120 Physics I PHYS 2010 College Physics I (Lab)
PHY 1130 Physics II PHYS 2020 College Physics II (Lab)

Updated: 06/27/2024 10:47AM