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Oregon Transfer Module (OTM)

Please note: The OTM is a set of courses designed to transfer to an Oregon community college or university with Sophomore standing. It is not a degree offered by WOU.  Many courses from this list may be used to fulfill some of WOU’s Liberal Arts Core Curriculum (LACC) requirements (see recommendations). Please refer to the WOU catalog for a full list of approved courses and LACC component requirements.

Notes: Each course must be completed with a grade of “C-” or better, must be worth at least 3 credits (quarter system). Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 at the time the module is posted.Courses that are designed to prepare students for college-level work are not applicable to the transfer module.All Oregon community colleges and Oregon University System institutions will offer students the opportunity to complete an Oregon Transfer Module and the OTM designation will be posted on the transcript by the issuing institution upon request. Regionally accredited private colleges and universities within the state are also welcome to offer and issue Transfer Modules, which will be accepted at any Oregon public college or university.Oregon Transfer Module credits may not match program requirements in the receiving school. The OTM supplements, but does not supplant existing articulation agreements and does not replace effective advising. The Oregon Transfer Module can lead to a baccalaureate degree from any public Oregon college or university in the Oregon University System and will result in sophomore standing. 2

REQUIREMENT

 

RECOMMENDED NUMBER OF COURSES

 

WOU Courses that satisfy OTM requirements at Oregon public institutions (please consult your institution of choice to confirm if these courses satisfy General Education requirements at a given institution or if they transfer in as electives)

 

For students who plan to transfer into WOU, we recommend the following courses, which satisfy WOU General Education (LACC) Requirements

 

The following AP exams also satisfy WOU General Education requirements (minimum score to receive WOU credit is in parentheses).

 

Writing

Two courses of college transfer composition.

2 courses

 

WR115 and WR122

 

WR 122

 

English Language and Composition (3)

 

Oral Communication

One course in fundamentals of speech or communication.

1 course

 

COM 111

 

COM 111

 

Mathematics

One course of college-level mathematics, for which at least Intermediate Algebra (MTH 95) is a prerequisite.

1 course

 

MTH 111 or above

 

MTH 111

 

Calculus AB (3), Calculus BC (3), Statistics (4)

 

Cultural Literacy

(minimum of one course) The course used to meet cultural literacy may also be used to meet arts & letters, social science or science requirement if the course is listed in both sections. Students may not count the credits twice towards completion of the 45 credits requirements for the degree. Course must be completed summer term 2010 or later.

Minimum of 1 course

 

ASL 101, 102, 103, 201, 202, 203, ANTH 213, 214, 215, 216, CJ 212, 213, 219, 241, 267, D 170, 171, 172, ECON 202, ED 231, FR 101, 102, 103, 201, 202, 203, 250, 259, GEOG 107, GL 101, 102, 103, 201, 202, 203, HIST 104, 105, 106, 201, 202, 203, PS 203, 204, R 201, 204, SOC 223, 225, SPAN 101, 102, 103, 201, 202, 203, TA 110

 

Any two courses

 

History: US (3), History: European (3), History: World (4), Spanish Language (3), Spanish Literature (3), French Language (3), German Language (3)

 

Arts and Letters

Three Courses
Note: In Arts and Letters, the second year of a foreign language may be included, but not the first year. American Sign Language (ASL) is considered a foreign language.

3 courses

 

ART 100, 115, 116, 120, 130, 204, 205, 206, ASL 201, 202, 203, COMM 112, 211, 236, D 251, ENG 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, FR 201, 202, 203, GL 201, 202, 203, MUS 101, 102, 103, 105, 111 LING 210, PHL 101, 102, 103, 251, 252, 255, 261, 262, 263, 282, 283, REL 201, 202, 204, SPAN 201, 202, 203, TA 110, 111, 112, 115, 210, 250, 251, 252, WR 222, 223, 230

 

Choose 2 ENG/LING courses, and 1 PHL or R course

OR

Choose 1 course from 3 of these 4 areas: A, MUS, D, TA

Art History (4), Art Studio (4), Studio Art Drawing (4), English Literature and Composition (3), French Language (3), German Language (3), Spanish Language (3), Spanish Literature (3)

 

Social Science

Three courses

3 courses

 

ANTH 213, 214, 215, 216, CJ 213, 219, 252, EC 201, 202, GEOG 105, 106, 107, HST 104, 105, 106, 201, 202, 203, PS 201, 202, 203, 204, PSY 201, 202, 218, SOC 223, 224, 225

 

Choose 2 courses from 1 of these areas: ANTH, EC, GEOG, HST, PS, SOC.

For the third course, choose any course from the list.

History: US (3), History: European (3), History: World (4), Human Geography (3), Psychology (3), Micro Economics (3), Macro Economics (3), Government & Politics: US (4)

 

Science/Math/Computer Science

Three courses, including at least one biological or physical science with a lab.Note: When choosing courses in science and mathematics, students and advisors should check the specific requirements at receiving schools. Courses that include a laboratory component, or that deal with specific subjects, may be required for majors or degrees.

Computer Science courses used in the Math/Science/Computer Science area must meet Oregon Council of Computer Chairs criteria for a science course

3 courses

 

Choose at least three courses from:

Choose at least one course from the following list:
BI 101, 102, 103, 211, 212, 213, BI 234, 235, 236, CH 103, 104, 105, 106, 221, 222, 223, ES 104, 105, 106, 201, 202, 203, PH 201, 202, 203, 211, 212, 213

Additional courses may be from the list above or from the list below:
CS 160, 161, 162, 260, MTH 105 or above

Choose 2 SCIENCE courses in sequence (same prefix, sequential numbers). For third course, choose any course from the list. NOTE: BI 234, 235, 236 do not generally satisfy WOU’s general education requirements.

 

Biology (4), Chemistry (4), Environmental Science (3), Physics 1 (4), Physics 2 (4), Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism (4), Computer Science A (4)

 

Electives

As required to bring the total credits to 45. Course must be from the Arts & Letters, Social Science, or Science/Math/Computer Science subject areas.

 

Notes: Each course must be completed with a grade of “C-” or better, must be worth at least 3 credits (quarter system). Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 at the time the module is posted.

Courses that are designed to prepare students for college-level work are not applicable to the transfer module.

All Oregon community colleges and Oregon University System institutions will offer students the opportunity to complete an Oregon Transfer Module and the OTM designation will be posted on the transcript by the issuing institution upon request. Regionally accredited private colleges and universities within the state are also welcome to offer and issue Transfer Modules, which will be accepted at any Oregon public college or university.

Oregon Transfer Module credits may not match program requirements in the receiving school. The OTM supplements, but does not supplant existing articulation agreements and does not replace effective advising. The Oregon Transfer Module can lead to a baccalaureate degree from any public Oregon college or university in the Oregon University System and will result in sophomore standing.

 

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