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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer Guide MCC AAT to UCM BSE Secondary Education: Biology

Metropolitan Community College

The below courses are required for BSE Secondary Education majors and can be fulfilled at MCC as part of the AAT requirements. If these courses are not taken at MCC, they must be completed at UCM. The full list of MCC AAT requirements can be found in the MCC Catalog.​

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

AAT General Education Requirements: 40-47 Semester Hours

AAT Program Requirements: 12 Semester Hours

AAT Electives: 8 Semester Hours

Minimum Total Hours Required for MCC AAT: 60-67 Hours

*Must earn a 3.00 GPA or higher with no grade lower than a C in Professional Education courses.

UCM BSE Secondary Education: Biology

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

General Science: 10 Semester Hours

Remaining General Science requirements may vary depending on transfer coursework.

Biology: 11 Semester Hours

Remaining Biology requirements may vary depending on transfer coursework.

Electives from the following: 0-4 Semester Hours

Elective hours may be fulfilled at MCC with completion of BIOL 3401. The following courses are additional elective options.

Free Choice Electives: 12-18 Semester Hours

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

Students must take at least 30 upper-level (3000/4000) hours to graduate. Courses taken at MCC that articulate to upper-level UCM courses do not count towards upper-level hours.

Minimum Total Hours Required for BSE: 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 MCC Course Catalog for a complete listing of academic policies, curriculum, prerequisites, and course descriptions.