General Prerequisites

Prerequisites

Hours

General Biology (Including Zoology)
8
Anatomy & Physiology*
8
General Chemistry*
4
Kinesiology*
3
English Composition
6
Speech
3
Psychology
 
   General
3
   Lifespan**
3
   Abnormal
3
Social Science
 
   General Sociology
3
   Anthropology
3
   Other***
3
Humanities****
9
Statistics
3
Medical Terminology
1
Electives*****
27
   
Total
90

*Must include laboratory experiences completed within five years prior to application. Upper level courses will be accepted to meet the lower level scienc requirements if taken within five years prior to application. Candidates wishing to request a waiver of this limitation must write to the Chair documenting the current level of knowledge. Each applicant will be considered on an individual basis.

**Course content MUST cover conception to death. Two courses may be required if taken in the psychology department. If one lifespan course is offered in another department, submit a copy of the course syllabus with admission application to request substitution.

***Recommended courses to complete the required semester hours include political science, government, and economics.

****Recommended courses to complete the nine semester hours include logic or reasoning (preferred), foreign language, philosophy, ethics, literature, and/or fine arts.

*****Recommended courses include: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

No more than four credits in activity-based courses are acceptable.

Proof of one year of American history at the high school or college level is a requirement for graduation from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.

Applicants must demonstrate good physical and mental health consistent with the demands of the educational program.

Prerequisite Equivalent Courses for Local Colleges and Universities

Click on your school to see the courses at your school that will satisfy the prerequisites for the entry-level MOT program.

Austin Peay State University


Equivalent courses at Austin Peay State University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 1010 & 1020
Speech
3
COM 1010
General Biology
8
BIO 1110 & 3060
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 2010 & 2020
General Chemistry
4
CEM 1110
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHY 2010;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 1020

Abnormal

3
PSY 4360

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSY 3110 or 3120
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 2010, etc
Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
PSY 2010
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 06/08

Belmont University


Equivalent courses at Belmont University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 1010 & ENW 2000 or ENG 3010
Speech
3
COM 1110
General Biology
8
BIO 1110 & 1120
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 2230 & 2240
General Chemistry
4
CEM 1610
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHY 1110;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 1100

Abnormal

3
PSY 3210

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSY 2800
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 1010, etc
Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
MATH 1150/1160
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 06/08

Carson-Newman College


Equivalent courses at Carson-Newman College
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 101& 102
Speech
3
CA 135
General Biology
8
BIOL 105 & 106
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 207 & 208
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 103
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 103 OR 201;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSYC 102

Abnormal

3
PSYC 302

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSYC 206
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 101, etc.
Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
Government, Economics, etc.
Medical Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
MATH 201, PSY 203 OR SOC 203
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 11/04

Christian Brothers University


Equivalent courses at Christian Brothers University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 111 & 112
Speech
3
SPCH 125
General Biology
8
BIOL 111/111L
BIOL 112/112L
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 217/217L
BIOL 218/218L
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 113/113L
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 201/201L;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSYC 105

Abnormal

3
PSYC 230

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSYC 218
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 101, and any other
Anthropology
3
ANTH 160 or any other
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Medical Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
STAT 221
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 11/04

Dyersburg State Community College


Equivalent courses at Dyersburg State Community College
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGL 1010 & 1020
Speech
3
SPE 231
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010 & 2020
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 1110
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 2010;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 110

Abnormal

3
NOT AVAILABLE

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSY 230
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 201, etc.
Anthropology
3
NOT AVAILABLE
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
Online acceptable
Statistics
3
MATH 1530
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 11/03

 

Freed-Hardeman University


Equivalent courses at Freed-Hardeman University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 101 & 102
Speech
3
COM 140 or 240
General Biology
8
BIO 111 & 112
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 211 & 212
General Chemistry
4
CHE 121/121L
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHS 201;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 210

Abnormal

3
PSY 218

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
FAM 310
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 230, 241, etc
Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
MAT 335
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 08/03

Jackson State Community College


Equivalent courses at Jackson State Community College
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 1110 & 1020
Speech
3
SPE 211
General Biology
8
BIO 1110 & 1120
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 2010 & 2020
General Chemistry
4
CHE 1110
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHY 2010;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 101

Abnormal

3
PSY 202

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSY 261
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 201, etc
Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
MATH 1530
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 08/03

Lambuth University


Equivalent courses at Lambuth University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 1013 & 1023
Speech
3
COM 2003
General Biology
8
BIO 1314 & 1324
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 2014 & 2024
General Chemistry
4
CHM 1314
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHY 2214;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 2013

Abnormal

3
PSY 3513

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
not available
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3

 

SOC 2113, etc

Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
MATH 3013
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 04/07

Lipscomb University


Equivalent courses at Lipscomb University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
EN 1113, 1123
Speech
3
CO 1103 or 2113
General Biology
8
BY 1134 and BY 1144
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BY 3514 & 3524
General Chemistry
4
CM 1113/1221 lab
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PH 1214;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PS 1113

Abnormal

3
PS 4423

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PS 2423
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3

SO 1123, SW 2353, SW 3113, etc

Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
Government, Economics, etc.
Medical Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
PS 2503
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 01/07

Middle Tennessee State University


Equivalent courses at Middle Tennessee State University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGL 1010,1020
Speech
3
COMM 2200
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010, 2020
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 1110/CHEM 1111L
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 2010, 2011;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 1410

Abnormal

3
PSY 3230

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSY 2300
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 1010, etc.
Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
Government, Economics, etc.
Medical Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
PSY 3020
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 11/04

Mississippi State University


Equivalent courses at Mississippi State University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGL 1103 & 1113
Speech
3
COM 1003
General Biology I & II
8
BIO 1134 & 1114 or BIO 1033, 1001 & 1504
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2004 & 2014
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 1043-1051 (or CHE 1213/1211)
General Physics or Kinesiology
4 (3*)
PHY 1113 (3 credit combined lecture-lab course);
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 1013

Abnormal

3
PSY 3213

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3 (+3)*
PSY 3803 (or EPY 2513) & PSY 4983
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 1003
Anthropology
3
AN 1103
Other
3
Government, Economics, etc.
Scientific/Medical Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
ST 2113 (or MA 2113)
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

*due to 2 Lifespan Psy. courses & 3 credit Physics course

MS State - Occupational Therapy Contact
Advisor: Dr. John Lamberth
Phone: 662-325-0906 

UTHSC OT Program Advisor for Mississippi Students
Dr. Ann Nolen, Psy.D, OTR/L
Phone: 901-448-8393, email: anolen@uthsc.edu


Rev. 4/09

Northwest Mississippi Community College


Equivalent courses at Northwest Mississippi Community College
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 1113, 1123
Speech
3
SPT 1113
General Biology
8
BIO 1313/1311
BIO 2414/2410
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 1513/1511 & 1523/1521
General Chemistry
4
CHE 1213/1211
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHY 2413/2411;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 1513

Abnormal

3
PSY 1523 (course substitute)

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
EPY2533
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 2113 or 2133, etc.
Anthropology
3
Not available. Must take elsewhere.
Other
3
Government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
Online acceptable
Statistics
3
MAT 2323
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 11/03

Pellissippi State Technical Community College


Equivalent courses at Pellissippi State Technical Community College
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGL 1010 & 1020
Speech
3
SPH 2100
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010 & 2020
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 1010 or 1110
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 2010;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 1010 or 1170

Abnormal

3
NOT AVAILABLE

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSY 2400
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 1010, etc.
Anthropology
3
ANTH 1300, etc.
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
OST 2910 or online acceptable
Statistics
3
MATH 1530
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).
Rev. 11/04

Southwest Tennessee Community College


Equivalent courses at Southwest Tennessee Community College
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGL 1010 & 1020
Speech
3
SPCH 1110 or 2010
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010 & 2020
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 1110
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 1210;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSYC 1010

Abnormal

3
PSYC 2020

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSYC 1040
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3

SOCI 1020, etc

Anthropology
3
ANTH 2010
Other
3
Government, Economics, etc.
Medical Terminology
1
AHS 1020 or online acceptable
Statistics
3
Math 1530
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).
Rev. 09/03

Tennessee Tech University


Equivalent courses at Tennessee Tech University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 1010 & 1020
Speech
3
SPCH 2410
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010 & 2020
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 1110
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 2010;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 2010

Abnormal

3
PSY 4160

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
***PSY 3200 AND
PSY 4300
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 1010, etc.
Anthropology
3
ANTH 1100, etc.
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Medical Terminology
1
Online acceptable
Statistics
3
PSY 3010
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).
***A general lifespan course of 3hrs. will suffice.
Rev. 11/04

University Of Memphis


Equivalent courses at University Of Memphis
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGL 1010 & 1020
Speech
3
COMM 2381
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110/1111 lab
BIOL 1120/1121 lab
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010/2011 lab
BIOL 2020/2021 lab
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 1110/1111 lab
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 2010/2011 lab;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSYC 1200

Abnormal

3
PSYC 3102

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
EDPR 2111
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOCI 1111, etc.
Anthropology
3
ANTH 1200, etc.
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
CLAS 3021
Statistics
3

EDPR 4541, ISDS 2710; Math 1601; or Psyc 3001 (this a 4 hour course) or Social Statistic (3)

 

Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).
Rev. 09/03

Union University


Equivalent courses at Union University
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENG 111 & 112
Speech
3
COM 112
General Biology
8
BIO 112 & 214
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 221 & 222
General Chemistry
4
CHE 111
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHY 213;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 213

Abnormal

3
PSY 317

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSY 219
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 211, etc
Anthropology
3
any
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
MAT 114
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

Rev. 08/03

University Of Tennessee - Chattanooga


Equivalent courses at University Of Tennessee - Chattanooga
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGLISH 121 & 122
Speech
3
THSP 109
General Biology
8
BIOLOGY 121 &122
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOLOGY 191 & 208 / 209L
General Chemistry
4
CHEMISTY 121/123L
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYSICS 103;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSYCHOLOGY 101

Abnormal

3
PSYCHOLOGY 308

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSYCHOLOGY 221 & 222
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOCIOLOGY 125, 151, etc
Anthropology
3
ANTH 152 or other
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Medical Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
STATISTICS MATH 210
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).
Rev. 11/04

University Of Tennessee - Knoxville


Equivalent courses at University Of Tennessee - Knoxville
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGLISH 101 & 102
Speech
3
SPCH 210
General Biology
8
BIOLOGY 101 & 102
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BCMB230 & EEB 240
General Chemistry
4
CHEMISTRY 100 or 120
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 221;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSY 110

Abnormal

3
PSY 330

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
CFS 210
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 110, 120, etc.
Anthropology
3
ANTH 130, etc.
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
online acceptable
Statistics
3
STAT 201
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).
Rev. 11/04

University Of Tennessee - Martin


Equivalent courses at University Of Tennessee - Martin
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGL 111 & 112
Speech
3
COMM 230 or ENGL 325
General Biology
8
BIOLOGY 130 & 140
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
ZOOLOGY 251 & 352
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 121
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
Physics 101 (150 or 211 are also acceptable);
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSYC 101

Abnormal

3
PSYC 350

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
CFS 100 Life Span Human Development
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOC 201, etc
Anthropology
3
SOC 101
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
BIO 300 (online acceptable)
Statistics
3
MATH 210, HPER 440, PSYC 318 or SOC 302
Humanities
9

PHIL 160 Intro to Ethics
PHIL 350 Bioethics
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts
(All courses listed under humanties are recommended.

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).
Rev. 8/06

Walters State Community College


Equivalent courses at Walters State Community College
Course Requirements Hours Equivalent Courses
English
6
ENGL 1010 & 1020, etc
Speech
3
SPCH 2010
General Biology
8
BIOL 1010/1011 lab
BIOL 1020/1021 lab
Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010/2011 lab
BIOL 2020/2021 lab
General Chemistry
4
CHEM 1110/1111 lab
General Physics or Kinesiology
4
PHYS 2110/2111 lab;
Psychology:
9
 
General
3
PSYC 1310

Abnormal

3
PSYC 2310

Developmental/Lifespan
(conception thru death)

3
PSYC 2420
Social Sciences:
9
 
Sociology
3
SOCI 1020, etc.
Anthropology
3
ANTH 1240
Other
3
government, economics, etc.
Scientific Terminology
1
MDTR 1010 or online acceptable
Statistics
3
MATH 1530 OR 2050
Humanities
9
Spanish (highly recommended), philosophy, logic, ethics, literature, fine arts

Electives*

23

 
Total

90

 

*Recommended: computer/technology skills, kinesiology, education, technical or critical writing, fine and performing arts, language and communication systems, philosophy, and up to 4 hours in industrial arts or activity-based courses (e.g., woodworking, ceramics, photography).

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Phone: 901-448-8393

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