North Hennepin Community College Fitness AS Transfer Guide

Transfer to MSUM BS in Exercise Science

Quick Facts:

  • College credits applied = 60
  • Gen Ed/LASC goal areas & credits remaining = 6
  • Remaining requirements = 54

MN Transfer Curriculum/Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC)

Goal Area Requirement
NHCC Courses
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
Goal Area Requirement
Written/Oral Communication
NHCC Courses
ENGL 1200 Gateway College Writing (4 cr) OR
ENGL 1201 College Writing I (4 cr)
Goal Area
1
MSUM Equivalent
ENGL 101 English Composition I
Goal Areas 1
Goal Area Requirement
Written/Oral Communication
NHCC Courses
ENGL 1202 College Writing II (2 cr)
Goal Area
1
MSUM Equivalent
ENGL 201 Comp II
Goal Area Requirement
Written/Oral Communication
NHCC Courses
COMM 1110 Principles of Interpersonal Communication (3 cr)
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
COMM 100 Speech Communication
Goal Area Requirement
Natural Science
NHCC Courses
BIOL 1001 Biology I (4 cr)
Goal Area
3
MSUM Equivalent
BIO 111 Cell Biology
Goal Area Requirement
Natural Science
NHCC Courses
CHEM 1010 Intro to Chemistry (4 cr)
Goal Area
3
MSUM Equivalent
CHEM 105 General Chem I
Goal Area Requirement
Mathematics/Logic
NHCC Courses
MATH 1130 Elementary Statistics (3)
Goal Area
4
MSUM Equivalent
MATH 234 Intro to Probability & Statistics
Goal Area Requirement
History/Social Behavioral Sciences
NHCC Courses
PSYC 1150 Intro to Psychology (3)
Goal Area
5
MSUM Equivalent
PSY 113 General Psychology
Goal Area Requirement
History/Social Behavioral Sciences
NHCC Courses
SOC 1110 Intro to Sociology (3)
Goal Area
5, 7
MSUM Equivalent
SOC 110 Intro to Sociology
Goal Area Requirement
History/Social Behavioral Sciences
NHCC Courses
MUSC 1300 Music in World Cultures (3)
Goal Area
6, 8
MSUM Equivalent
MUS 316 World Music Survey
Goal Area Requirement
Humanities/Fine Arts
NHCC Courses
ENGL 2340 Nature in Literature (3)
Goal Area
6, 10
MSUM Equivalent
Goal Areas 6, 10
Goal Area Requirement
Humanities/Fine Arts<
NHCC Courses
PHIL 1020 Ethics (3)
Goal Area
6, 9
MSUM Equivalent
PHIL 318 Professional Ethics

Additional Courses Needed in Goal Areas to Fulfill 42 Credits Total for Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum

Minimum credits to complete LASC goal requirements = 6

NHCC Courses
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
NHCC Courses
HLTH 1070 Nutrition (3 cr
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
HLTH 305 Nutrition
NHCC Courses
EXSC/HLTH 1250 Wellness for Life (3 cr)
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
HLTH 110 Personal Health & Wellness
NHCC Courses
BIOL 2111 Anatomy & Physiology I (4 cr)
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
PE 321 Human Physiology
NHCC Courses
Other EXSC requirements (12 cr)
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
Exercise Science Electives

Major Requirements Remaining to take at MSUM (60 cr)

Core Requirements:

  • AT220 Care & Prevention of Injuries & Ill (3)
  • HLTH 125 First Aid & CPR (2)
  • HLTH 330 Disease Prevention (2)
  • PE 310 Sport & Play in US (3)
  • PE 311 Motor Learning (2)
  • PE 320 Anatomical Kinesiology (3)
  • PE 365 Health & Fitness Instructor (3)
  • PE 420 Biomechanics (3)
  • PE 421 Physiology of Exercise (3)
  • PE 469 Internship (2 – 12)*
  • PE 473 Exercise Testing & Interpretation (3)
  • Writing Intensive Course (200 level or higher) (3)
  • Restricted Electives: (6 cr remaining)
  • Unrestricted Electives: The number of credits needed should bring the total to 120. Credits should be at the 300/400 level.

*Students shouldn’t have to take more than 60 credits at MSUM, but they may want to maximize the internship experience.