Minnesota Transfer Curriculum 2019/2020

CURRENT MNTC PRINTABLE CHECKLIST (PDF)

Minimum of 40 credits total
Course(s) may meet more than one goal area, however, credits are counted only once toward the 40 credit minimum requirement. A 2.0 MnTC GPA is required for recognition of a students completion of the entire Minnesota Transfer Curriculum with or without completing an Associate Degree.  This GPA may include transfer courses with grades of A - D.

Program instructors, with the guidance of their advisory committee, have selected MnTC courses that are provided by the general education department.  Questions regarding the MnTC should be directed to the Transfer Specialist or a college counselor.

MnTC Goal 1: Communication - At least 9 credits (including ENGL2121 and at least 3 credits in COMM)

  • COMM2020 Intercultural Communication (3 credits)
  • COMM2050 Interpersonal Communication (3 credits)
  • COMM2060 Small Group Communication (3 credits)
  • COMM2130 Public Speaking (3 Credits)
  • ENGL2001 Workplace Correspondence (2 credit)
  • ENGL2050 Short Form Composition and Reporting (4 credits)
  • ENGL2121 Writing and Research (4 credits)
  • ENGL2125 Technical Writing (3 credits)
  • ENGL2130 Creative Writing (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 2: Critical Thinking - At least 3 credits

  • BIOL2001 Biology in Society (4 credits) 
  • BIOL2003 Nutrition and Health (3 credits)  
  • BIOL2005 General Biology I (4 credits) 
  • BIOL2045 Human Biology (4 credits)
  • BIOL2125 Anatomy and Physiology I (4 credits)
  • BIOL2225 Anatomy and Physiology II  (4 credits)
  • BIOL2235 Microbiology (4 credits)
  • COMM2060 Small Group Communication (3 credits)
  • ECON2100 Consumer Economics (3 credits)
  • INFS2000 Research Skills in the Information Age (3 credits)
  • MATH2050 Applications of Quantitative Reasoning (3 credits) 
  • PHIL2100 Critical Thinking (3 credits)
  • PHYS2001 Introductory Physics (3 credits)
  • SOCI2100 Introduction to Sociology (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 3: Natural Sciences - At least 7 credits (one course must include a lab)

  • BIOL2001 Biology in Society  (4 credits)
  • BIOL2005 General Biology I (4 credits)
  • BIOL2045 Human Biology (4 credits)
  • BIOL2105 General Biology II (4 credits)
  • BIOL2125 Anatomy & Physiology I (4 credits)
  • BIOL2225 Anatomy & Physiology II (4 credits)
  • BIOL2235 Microbiology (4 credits)
  • CHEM2000 Introduction to Chemistry (4 credits)
  • PHYS2001 Introductory Physics (3 credits)
  • PHYS2005 College Physics I (4 credits)

MnTC Goal 4: Mathematical/Logical Reasoning - At least 3 credits

  • MATH2050 Applications of Quantitative Reasoning (3 credits) 
  • MATH2150 Introduction to Statistics (3 credits)
  • MATH2200 College Algebra (4 credits)
  • PHIL2000 Introduction to Logic (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 5: History and the Social and Behavioral Sciences - At least 9 credits (at least 3 credits in SOCI and 3 credits in PSYC)

  • ECON2100 Consumer Economics (3 credits)
  • ECON2200 Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • ECON2300 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)
  • PSYC2300 General Psychology (3 credits)
  • PSYC2310 Psychology throughout the Lifespan (3 credits)
  • PSYC2330 Abnormal Psychology (3 credits)
  • SOCI2000 Marriage & Family (3 credits)
  • SOCI2100 Introduction to Sociology (3 credits)
  • SOCI2120 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3 credits)
  • SOCI2130 Food, Culture & Society (3 credits)
  • SOCI2200 Racial and Ethnic Relations (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 6: Humanities and Fine Arts - At least 3 credits

  • ARTS2000 Elements of Design (3 credits)
  • ARTS2050 Introduction to Arts (3 credits)
  • ARTS2120 Photographic Arts (3 credits)
  • ARTS2130 Digital Photography I (3 credits)
  • ENGL2130 Creative Writing (3 credits)
  • ENGL2200 Intro to Cinema (3 credits)
  • PHIL2200 Ethics (3 credits)
  • PHIL2400 Medical Ethics (4 credits)
  • PHIL2500 World Religions (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 7: Human Diversity - At least 3 credits

  • COMM2020 Intercultural Communication (3 credits)
  • COMM2050 Interpersonal Communication (3 credits)
  • LANG2000 American Sign Language/Deaf Culture I  (3 credits)
  • PSYC2310 Psychology throughout the Lifespan (3 credits)
  • PSYC2330 Abnormal Psychology (3 credits)
  • SOCI2000 Marriage & Family (3 credits)
  • SOCI2200 Racial and Ethnic Relations (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 8: Global Perspective - At least 3 credits

  • ARTS2050 Introduction to Arts (3 credits)
  • BIOL2003 Nutrition and Health (3 credits)
  • ECON2300 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)
  • PHIL2500 World Religions (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 9: Ethical and Civic Responsibility - At least 3 credits

  • ECON2200 Principles  of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • PHIL2200 Ethics (3 credits)
  • PHIL2400 Medical Ethics (4 credits)
  • PHIL2600 Environmental Ethics (3 credits)
  • SOCI2120 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3 credits)

MnTC Goal 10: People and the Environment - At least 3 credits

  • BIOL2001 Biology in Society (4 credits)
  • BIOL2003 Nutrition and Health (3 credits)
  • PHIL2600 Environmental Ethics (3 credits)
  • SOCI2130 Food, Culture and Society (3 credits)