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University Transfer Degree

University Transfer Degree Information:
This degree program is designed for students planning to transfer to baccalaureate colleges and universities. Transfer credit varies among colleges. Students should consult either the college catalog or a transfer counselor at the specific college/university to which they plan to transfer and the signed transfer agreement or the current transfer planning guide posted at to select courses that will meet requirements for both the associate and baccalaureate degree program.

Degree Awarded: Associate in Arts

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 25

English 6 hours
*ENGL 1113 Composition I
*ENGL 1213 Composition II

Humanities 3 hours
HUMN 2553 American Humanities

Mathematics 3 hours
*MATH 1513 College Algebra

Social Science 6 hours
POLS 1113 American Federal Government
and select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. 1492 to Civil Ware Era
HIST 1493 U.S. Civil War Era to Present

Science 7 hours
Seven credit hours of science (one course must be a laboratory science) from the General Education Requirements list.

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 36
*ENGL 2773 American Literature I
*ENGL 2883 American Literature II
RELG 2233 Religion in America
and select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War to Present

Select one of the following courses on minorities in America:
*ENGL 2893 Minority Literature
HIST 2333 African-American History
HIST 2343 Native American History
(Same course as NAMS 2343 Native American Histories)
SOCI 2143 Minorities in America

Select one of the following courses on American society:
HIST 2043 Contemporary Affairs
SOCI 2113 Social Problems in America
PHIL 2143 Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy
POLS 2023 Introduction to American Politics
*SOCI 2013 Marriage and Family
+NAMS 2513 Introduction to Native American Law

Select one of the following courses on American culture:
HUMN 2443 Art of Film
HUMN 2663 Hollywood’s America
HUMN 2773 American Popular Culture
HUMN 2883 Art and Identity: Culture Encounters in America
+NAMS 2113 Introduction to Native American Cultures
+NAMS 2213 Introduction to Native American Spiritualities
+NAMS 2313 Introduction to Native American Literature/Drama/Film

Controlled Electives 15 hours
(Any course not taken from the list of specialized course requirements may be taken as a controlled elective.)
^Foreign Language through Level IV (Spanish recommended)
HIST 1033 Oklahoma History
HIST 1073 Twentieth Century World History
HIST 2533 American Frontier
Any NAMS course+

Recommended Electives (not required for degree)
HIST 1063 Modem Western Civilization
HUMN 2223 Humanities II
RELG 1223 Religions of the World: The Western Tradition

Total Credit Hours: 60-61
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).
+NOTE: Courses in Native American Studies have not been approved for transfer as part of the 2+2 program with OSU.
To receive an A. A. or A. S. degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency. 
Physical education activity courses do not count toward the associate degree requirements in this curriculum.

General education requirements can be found at: