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Abington College

Entrance to Major (ETM) Requirements

ETM requirements for majors at the Abington College
Major Minimum Cumulative GPA Credits/Courses/Grades Additional Criteria
Accounting (ACCAB) 2.00

Courses required: (bold = C or better required)

  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • ACCTG 211
  • MATH 110 or 140
  • SCM 200 or STAT 200
  • ECON 102
  • FIN 301
  • MKTG 301
  • MGMT 301
 
American Studies (AMSAB) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification See Bulletin
Art (ARTAB) 2.00  

Successful portfolio review

Biology (BIOAB), Genetics and Developmental Biology Option (GENET), Vertebrate Physiology Option (VPHSO) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • BIOL 110
  • CHEM 110
  • MATH 140

At least one of the following courses with a grade of C or better:

  • BIOL 220W
  • BIOL 230W
  • BIOL 240W
 
Business (BSBAB) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Completion of MATH 22 or higher (40, 41, 110, 140)

 

Criminal Justice (CJAAB)

Criminal Justice (CJSAB)

2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Corporate Communication (CCBA) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification 2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major
English (ENGAB) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification

Ability to complete total requirements within ten full-time semesters

2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major

General Engineering (GE) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • MATH 140
  • MATH 141
  • MATH 250 or MATH 251
  • CHEM 110
  • PHYS 211
  • PHYS 212
 
History (HSTAB) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification

Ability to complete total requirements within ten full-time semesters

2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major

Information Sciences and Technology (ISSAB) 2.00*

Approximately 60 credits

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • IST 110
  • IST 210
  • IST 220
IST 110, IST 210, and IST 220 must be completed by the end of the semester during which the entrance-to-major procedure is carried out.
Integrative Arts (IARAB) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification

Submit a proposed academic plan to be approved by an IARAB adviser

Division Head for Arts & Humanities must also approve proposal

Ability to complete total requirements within ten full-time semesters

2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major

Letters, Arts, and Sciences (LASAB) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification

Submit a proposed academic plan to be approved by a LASAB academic adviser

Division Head for Arts & Humanities must also approve proposal

Ability to complete total requirements within ten full-time semesters

Nursing (NURN) RN to BS     See RN to BS Program.

Psychological and Social Sciences (PSSBA)

Psychological and Social Sciences (PSSBS)

2.00 Minimum third-semester classification

Ability to complete total requirements within ten full-time semesters

2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major

Rehabilitation and Human Services (RHSAB) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Science (SCIAB) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • MATH 140

At least two of the following courses with a grade of C or better:

  • BIOL 110
  • CHEM 110
  • PHYS 211 or 250
 

NOTE: CGPA, PECT-PAPA (qualifying SAT or ACT scores may be used instead, except in the case of WF ED, which requires PRAXIS scores), and 80-hours requirements must all be met by end of third semester; course requirements must be met by end of fourth semester

* prior to and through the end of the semester during which the entrance-to-major procedure is carried out