Apr 01, 2023  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer Guide JCCC AA to UCM BA English

Johnson County Community College

The below courses are required for BA English majors and can be fulfilled at JCCC as part of the AA requirements. If these courses are not taken at JCCC, they must be completed at UCM. The full list of JCCC AA requirements can be found in the JCCC Catalog.

Students who transfer to UCM with an Associate of Arts degree will be considered to have met all general education requirements, except those specifically required by the major (see UCM General Education Requirements below, if applicable).

AA General Education Requirements: 30 Semester Hours

AA Elective Options: 30 Semester Hours

Minimum Total Hours Required for JCCC AA: 60 Semester Hours

UCM BA English

The below list of courses represents the requirements a student will have left to complete after transferring to UCM with an Associate of Arts degree. Any courses listed above not taken at JCCC must be completed as part of BA requirements.

Major Requirements: 30-33 Semester Hours

Select Literature Track or Creative Writing Track: 27-30 Semester Hours

Literature Track: 27 Semester Hours

Creative Writing Track: 30 Semester Hours

Select one group of Creative Writing Introductory Courses: 9 Semester Hours

Select either Poetry or Fiction Emphasis Area: 6 Semester Hours

From this area, students must choose to take the required courses associated with Emphasis A or Emphasis B.

Select One Course from Each of the Five Following Areas: 15 Semester Hours

Minor Requirements: 15-35 Semester Hours

Refer to Academic Program Requirements section of this catalog for fulfillment options.

Modern Language Requirement

Modern language requirement can be fulfilled at JCCC with completion of 10 hours of Spanish, French, German, or Chinese (see AA requirements above).

For additional modern language fulfillment options, please see Academic Program Requirements section of this catalog.

Free Choice Electives: 0-15 Semester Hours

Free choice electives may vary depending on transfer coursework and course selection at UCM.

Minimum Total Hours Required for BA: 120 Semester Hours

This guide is based on the UCM 2021 Undergraduate Catalog and is subject to change. This guide is a recommendation only and your actual program may vary. Time to degree completion and course sequencing will depend on any credits transferred to UCM and on planned placement in math, reading, and writing. See the current UCM Undergraduate Catalog and JCCC Course Catalog for a complete listing of academic policies, curriculum, prerequisites, and course descriptions.