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Penn State Behrend (4yr)

Behrend: Baccalaureate Transfer Requirements

Accounting (ACNTG)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required and 4 credits of financial/managerial accounting, 3 credits of microeconomics, 3 credits of English composition, 4 credits of calculus, and 4 credits of statistics are required.
Arts Administration (ARTSA)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Biology (BIOBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
4 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of introductory biology, and 3 credits of introductory chemistry are required.
Business (undecided) (BCBUS)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required.
Business Economics (BECON)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required and 4 credits of financial/managerial accounting, 3 credits of microeconomics, 3 credits of English composition, 4 credits of calculus, and 4 credits of statistics are required.
Chemistry (CHMBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Communication (COMBA)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Computer Engineering (CENBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of Calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of calculus-based Physics and 3 credits of introductory Chemistry.
Computer Science (CMPBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
8 credits of Calculus with analytic geometry, 3 credits of introductory programming, 3 credits of intermediate programming and either 3 credits of Biology or 4 credits of Chemistry with Lab or 4 credits calculus-based Physics.
Creative Writing (CWRIT)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Digital Media, Arts, and Technology (DIGIT)
(Start at any campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required.
Economics (ECNS)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
4 credits of financial/managerial accounting, 3 credits of microeconomics, 3 credits of English composition, 4 credits of calculus, and 4 credits of statistics are required.
Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (ECET)
(Start and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Electrical Engineering (EE BD)
(Start at any campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Elementary and Early Childhood Education (CEAED)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Abington, Altoona, Berks, Behrend, University Park)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 is required. Applicants who will have completed two-years of college course work are expected to have met the entrance to major requirements for their intended major.

College of Education: Entrance Criteria Table

Engineering (undecided) (BCEGN)
(Start at any campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required.
English (ELISH)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Environmental Science (ENVSC)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Finance (FNC)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend) (Start and Finish: World Campus)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required and 4 credits of financial/managerial accounting, 3 credits of microeconomics, 3 credits of English composition, 4 credits of calculus, and 4 credits of statistics are required.
General Arts & Sciences (GAS)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
History (HSTBA)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Industrial Engineering (IESBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Interdisciplinary Business with Engineering Studies (IBE)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required and no additional requirements.
International Business (INT B)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required and no additional requirements.
Liberal Arts (undecided) (BCHSS)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Management Information Systems (MISBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required and 4 credits of financial/managerial accounting, 3 credits of microeconomics, 3 credits of English composition, 4 credits of calculus, and 4 credits of statistics are required.
Marketing (MRKTG)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
4 credits of financial/managerial accounting, 3 credits of microeconomics, 3 credits of English composition, 4 credits of calculus, and 4 credits of statistics are required.
Mathematics B.S. (MTHBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
8 credits of Calculus with analytic geometry.
Mechanical Engineering (ME BD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Mechanical Engineering Technology (METBD)
(Start and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Nursing (for Rn's Only) (NURN_BSN)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Abington, Altoona, Behrend, Fayette, Harrisburg, Mont Alto, New Kensington, Schuylkill, Shenango, Worthington Scranton, World Campus):
Requires a current RN License in good standing, associate degree in nursing or RN nursing diploma.
Nursing (NURS_BSN)

Deadline: November 30th

Complete application materials must be received by November 30 in order to be considered for admission.

Penn State University Park:

The bachelor of science in Nursing (NURS):

No transfer admission to Penn State University Park. The General Nursing option admits applicants as first year students only and is not available for transfer admission.

Penn State Commonwealth Campus Locations

The bachelor of science in Nursing (NURS):
(Start and Finish at: Altoona, Erie, Fayette, Mont Alto, or Worthington Scranton);

Available for transfer admission. Nursing requires a cumulative college GPA of 3.50 or higher in addition to 4 credits in anatomy and 3 credits physiology. Course work must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

Physics (PHYBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 8 credits of calculus-based physics, and 3 credits of general chemistry are required.
Plastics Engineering Technology (PLTBD)
(Start and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Political Science B.A. (POLSC)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Project and Supply Chain Management (PSCM)
(Start at any campus and Finish: Behrend)
4 credits of financial/managerial accounting, 3 credits of microeconomics, 3 credits of English composition, 4 credits of calculus, and 4 credits of statistics are required.
Psychology B.A. (PSHBA)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Psychology B.S. (PSHBS)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Science (undecided) (BCSCN)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Science B.S. (SCNBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Secondary Education, Mathematics (SECBC)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
No additional requirements.
Software Engineering (SE BD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend; Start and Finish at World Campus.)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of Calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of calculus-based Physics and 3 credits of introductory Chemistry.