Associate in Arts & Science Direct Transfer Agreement (DTA)

90 Applicable College Level Quarter Credits

(DTA) Transfer Associate Degree:

Associate in Arts & Sciences Degree

  • Total 90 applicable College Level Credits
  • Minimum Cumulative GPA 2.0 Required
  • A course cannot be credited toward more than one distribution or skill area
  • The BOLDED numbers below are shared (cross listed) courses with other departments. These courses can count only once for credit [Example: PHIL 201 is same as POLS 201 and may only count as PHIL or POLS]. Consult course description in the college catalog or speak with an advisor.
  • “P” grade is only allowed in electives area. Check with your intended transfer university for minimum grade requirements
  • Universities may have other specific admission requirements in addition to those of the transfer degree.
  • Courses listed below are subject to change; visit Transfer Associate Degrees for the latest degree updates.

Completion Worksheet

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Program Requirements

Core Coursework

Course # Course Name Credit Hrs.
WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS
Complete both groups A & B 10
GROUP A 5
ENGL& 101 English Composition I (5 CR)
GROUP B: Choose 5 credits from the following: 5
ENGL 201 The Research Paper (5 Cr)
ENGL& 235 Technical Writing (5 Cr)
ENGL 271 Expository Writing I (5 Cr)
ENGL 272 Expository Writing II (5 Cr)
QUANTITATIVE/SYMBOLIC REASONING
Choose 5 credits from the following: 5
Mathematics: 107, 130, 131, 132, 138(Cross-Listed), 141(Cross-Listed),142, (Cross-Listed)148 (Cross-Listed), 151, 152, 153, 208, 238, 240, 254, 255
Philosophy: 120
Please note: UW may have additional mathematics requirement for admission, that might not be satisfied by some of above courses. More info at UW College Academic Distribution Requirements (CADR)
HUMANITIES 15
Choose three different disciplines from the following: Maximum 5 credits can be a performance/skills course (indicated by *).
Anthropology: 208
Art: 101, 103, 105, 110*, 111*, 112*, 120*, 121*, 150*, 151*, 153*, 154*, 201, 202, 203, 205, 206, 221*, 222*, 225(Cross-Listed), 230*, 235*, 240*, 242*, 245*, 247*, 253*, 254* 256*, 260*, 261*, 280*
Communication Studies: 101, 105, 106, 107, 115, 119, 120(Cross-Listed), 121(Cross-Listed), 131, 132, 133, 134, 136, 138, 141, 143, 144, 145, 146, 151, 161, 163, 202, 210, 216, 220, 241, 250, 260, 261, 280, 285
Cultural and Ethnic Studies: 100, 101, 102, 103(Cross-Listed), 104, 115, 120, 121, 130, 140, 152, 160(Cross-Listed), 180(Cross-Listed), 200, 210, 255, 257, 260(Cross-Listed), 285, 286, 287, 288
Dance: 130*, 131*, 140*, 141*, 151*(Cross-Listed), 152*(Cross-Listed), 201*, 202*, 203*
Drama: 101, 106, 141, 151*, 153*, 154*, 155*, 159*(Cross-Listed), 161*, 200, 210, 212, 215, 224, 241, 251*, 252*, 253*, 254*, 256*, 270, 280*, 281*, 284*, 285*
English: 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 131, 210, 215, 219, 220, 221, 223, 224, 225, 226, 228, 229, 237, 238 239, 241, 244 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 253, 254, 255, 260, 261, 263, 264, 265, 266, 276, 279
History: 101, 102, 103, 110, 115, 120(Cross-Listed), 146, 147, 148, 185, 207, 209, 210, 211, 212, 214, 223, 230(Cross-Listed), 236, 242, 245, 246, 250, 261(Cross-Listed), 280(Cross-Listed)
Humanities: 224, 230
Music: 100*, 101*, 102*, 103*, 104*, 105, 106*, 107, 109*, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 120*, 126*, 130*, 131*, 132*, 135*, 136*, 139*, 140*, 143*, 150, 151, 152, 153, 156, 157, 158, 200*, 203*, 205*, 206*, 210, 211, 212, 240*, 243*
Philosophy: 101, 102, 112, 115, 122, 145, 160, 201(Cross-Listed), 225(Cross-Listed), 247, 248(Cross-Listed), 260(Cross-Listed), 265, 267
Students cannot apply more than 5 credits of a foreign language at 100-level to Humanities distribution.
Arabic: 121, 122, 123
American Sign Language: 121, 122, 123, 221, 222, 223
Chinese: 121, 122, 123, 221, 222, 223
French: 121, 122, 123, 131, 132, 133, 221, 222, 223, 231, 232, 233
German: 121, 122, 123, 221, 222, 223
Italian: 121, 122, 123
Japanese: 121, 122, 123, 221, 222, 223
Spanish: 121, 122, 123, 221, 222, 223
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Choose three different disciplines from the following: 15
Anthropology: 100, 106, 108, 180(Cross-Listed), 204, 206, 208, 209, 211, 212, 219, 220, 222, 224, 228, 232, 234(Cross-Listed), 235, 236
Business: 101
Communication Studies: 102, 230
Cultural and Ethnic Studies: 100, 101, 102, 104, 106, 109, 115, 120, 121, 130, 140, 152, 160(Cross-Listed), 180(Cross-Listed), 200, 201, 203, 205, 210, 241(Cross-Listed), 255, 257, 260(Cross-Listed), 285, 286, 287, 288
Economics: 100, 201, 202, 250, 260(Cross-Listed)
Geography: 100, 102, 105(Cross-Listed), 123(Cross-Listed), 200, 207, 250, 258, 277
History: 101, 102, 103, 110, 115, 120(Cross-Listed), 146, 147, 148, 185, 207, 209, 210, 211, 212, 214, 223, 230(Cross-Listed), 236, 242, 245, 246, 250, 261(Cross-Listed), 280(Cross-Listed)
Humanities: 224, 230
International Studies: 105(Cross-Listed), 123(Cross-Listed), 150, 200, 201, 202, 204(Cross-Listed), 227(Cross-Listed), 261(Cross-Listed), 280(Cross-Listed)
Philosophy: 102, 112, 122, 160, 201(Cross-Listed), 248(Cross-Listed), 260(Cross-Listed), 265
Political Science: 101, 121, 122, 123, 125, 155, 160(Cross-Listed), 175, 201(Cross-Listed), 202, 203, 204, 206, 220, 221, 222, 223, 227(Cross-Listed), 230(Cross-Listed)
Psychology: 100, 109, 110, 200, 203, 205, 209, 210, 220, 240(Cross-Listed), 250, 257
Sociology: 101, 105, 122, 150, 201, 210, 215, 222, 230, 240(Cross-Listed), 246, 248, 249, 250, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 258, 260, 262, 264, 265, 268, 270, 275, 278
NATURAL SCIENCES
Choose three different disciplines from the following: One course with a lab component required (indicated by “L”) 15-16
Anthropology: 205(Cross-Listed), 215(L)(Cross-Listed)
Astronomy: 100(Cross-Listed), 101(L), (Cross-Listed)201(L)
Biology: 100(L), 108(L), 125, 135, 150(L), 160(L), 162(L), 211(L), 212(L), 213(L), 241(L), 242(L), 260(L), 275 (L), 276(L)
Botany: 110(L), 113(L), 120(L)
Chemistry: 100 (Cross-Listed), 110(L)(Cross-Listed), 121(L), 131(L), 140(L), 161(L), 162(L), 163(L), 261(L) 262(L), 263(L), 265(L), 266(L)
Environmental Science: 100, 105, 110(Cross-Listed), 207(L), 250(L)
Geography: 108, 205, 206(L)
Geology: 101(L), 103(L), 107, 208(L)
Meteorology: 101, 211
Nutrition: 100, 101
Oceanography: 101(L), 110(Cross-Listed)
Physics: 100, 104(L), 105(L), 109(L), 114(L), 115(L), 116(L), 121(L), 122(L), 123(L), 225
Psychology: 202
No more than 5 credits from one of the following subjects allowed in this distribution:
Mathematics: 107, 130, 131, 132, 138(Cross-Listed), 141(Cross-Listed), 142, 148(Cross-Listed), 151(Cross-Listed), 152, 153, 208, 238, 240, 254, 255
Philosophy: 120
ELECTIVES
Complete 30 credits or sufficient credits to meet total of 90. (max. 15 credits of restricted electives – indicate with “R”)

Two types of electives: Transferable & Restricted. Maximum 15 elective credits with “P” grade.

30
TRANSFERABLE:
All courses listed in Written Communication, Quantitative/Symbolic Reasoning,Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, and their 190-199, 280-289, 290-299 series plus the following:
Accounting: 201, 202, 203
Art: 108
Biology: 312
Business: 201
Business Administration: 200, 240
Communication Studies: 245, 266, 330, 350
Computer Science: 101, 210, 211, 212, 250
Criminal Justice: 101, 106, 109, 110, 112
Drama: 230*
Economics: 315
Education: 115, 130, 204, 205
Engineering: 114, 204, 214, 215, 224, 225
Human Services Substance Abuse Counselor: 101
Health: 220, 222, 250, 260, 292
Humanities: 205, 260
Interior Design: 140
Philosophy: 365
Physical Education-Theory: 126, 210-225, 230-249, 267-290
Physical Education-Activity: 103-124, 127-166, 194-197, 228 [activity is limited to 3 credits];
Programming: 110
RESTRICTED:
ANY college level courses not listed in any of the skill area, distribution or transferable electives, (generally professional/technical and human development classes.) (Maximum of 15 credits allowed.)
BC General Education & Cultural Diversity Requirement
This degree has a set of BC General Education requirements including Cultural Diversity. Please choose one course to meet the Cultural Diversity Requirement. For approved courses, visit Cultural Diversity courses website.

Below is a complete listing of all the course that meet the colleges Cultural Diversity requirements for the Associate Transfer Degrees. Classes will be applied towards either Humanities, Social Science, Natural Sciences or electives.

Anthropology: 100, 104, 106, 108, 117, 180, 200, 206, 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 214, 219, 220, 222, 224, 235, 260, 265;    Art: 103
Cultural & Ethnic Studies: 100, 101, 106, 109, 120, 121, 130, 140, 152, 180, 200, 201, 203, 205, 210, 241, 257;    Communication Studies: 134, 250, 280
French: 131, 132, 133, 231, 232, 233;    Geography: 123, 200, 277;    History: 185, 246;    Music: 117;    Philosophy: 102, 145, 265;    Psychology: 250
Sociology: 101, 120, 121, 122, 149, 201, 205, 210, 215, 222, 230, 248, 253, 254, 257, 260, 262, 264, 267, 268, 275
The following restrictive electives also meet the Cultural Diversity requirement:
Business: 120, 241;    Criminal Justice: 242;    Education: 150, 240, 286;    Human Development: 140;    Marketing Management: 200;    Nursing: 290

Academic Advising

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Advising Notes and Recommendations

  • Completion of this degree does not guarantee admission to any baccalaureate university. however, with careful planning and depending on your intended major, it may be possible to fulfill admissions and major program requirements with this degree.
  • This is a guideline to meet the degree requirements for students interested in transferring to a participating Washington state four-year college or university.
  • This worksheet is only for advising purposes. Official approval of credits for degree completion is subject to the Evaluations Office approval.
  • Consult the academic advisor on a regular basis for degree completion planning. Contact the Advising Center to locate an academic advisor. Call (425) 564-2321 or go to Bellevue College Academic Advising.
  • check with your intended transfer university/college advisor for specific admissions and major requirements that can be fulfilled with this degree.

Degree Requirements

  • Must earn a cumulative GPA of 2.00 in all coursework taken at BC, and in all courses applied to the degree.
  • A minimum 30 credits of the applied 90 must be completed at BC.

Prior College University Credits

  • For credits from other institutions, meet with a faculty advisor, curriculum advisor or counselor for an initial unofficial transcript review.
  • For an official review, submit Transfer Credit Evaluation Request form and an official transcript(s) in the prior institutions(s) sealed envelope to Evaluations once registered for your first quarter.

Graduation Application Requirements

  • Students must apply for graduation. Submit your graduation application form two quarters prior to the expected graduation date and pay application fee. See Apply for Graduation for more information.
  • Application deadlines:
    • Fall:           June 1
    • Winter:      October 10
    • Spring:      December 10
    • Summer:   March 15

 


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Last Updated September 29, 2016