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Harrisburg (Capital College)

Entrance to Major (ETM) Requirements

ETM Requirements for majors in the Capital College
Major Minimum Cumulative GPA Credits/Courses/Grades Additional Criteria
Accounting (ACCT) 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 (AMSCA) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification See Bulletin
Biology (BIOCA) 2.00

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
 
Civil Engineering (CECA) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • CHEM 110
  • MATH 140
  • MATH 141
  • PHYS 211
 
Communications (COMCL) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Computer Science (COMP) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • MATH 140
  • MATH 141
  • CMPSC 121
  • CMPSC 122
 
Criminal Justice (CRIMJ) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification 2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major
Electrical Engineering (EENG) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required:

  • MATH 140
  • MATH 141
  • CHEM 110
  • CHEM 111
  • PHYS 211
 
Electrical Engineering Technology (EIET) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Elementary Education (ELEM) 3.00

48 credits of the 60 credits listed in the first four semesters of the program's recommended plan of study

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • MATH 200
  • 3 additional credits of GQ
  • 3 credits of Literature

Candidates must submit qualifying scores on the PECT-PAPA reading, writing, and mathematics tests.

English (ENGCL), General Option (GENGL) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
English (ENGCL), Secondary Education Option (SECED) 3.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • 6 credits of GQ (MATH or STAT)
  • 3 credits of Literature
Candidates must submit qualifying scores on the PECT-PAPA reading, writing, and mathematics tests.
Finance (FINCE) 2.00

Courses required:
(bold = C or better required)

  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • ACCTG 211
  • ECON 102
  • MATH 110 or 140
  • SCM 200 or STAT 200
  • FIN 301
  • MKTG 301
  • MGMT 301
 
Health Policy Administration (HPACA) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Human Development and Family Studies (HFSCA) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Humanities (HUMN) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Information Sciences and Technology (ISSCA) 2.00

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • IST 110
  • IST 210
  • IST 220
 
Kinesiology (KINCA), Exercise Science Option (EXSCI) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Letters, Arts, and Sciences (LASCA) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification Students must submit a proposal to the college; consult the college.
Information Systems (INFSY) 2.00

Courses required:

  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • ACCTG 211
  • ECON 102
  • FIN 301
  • MKTG 301
  • MGMT 301
  • MATH 110 or 140
  • SCM 200 or STAT 200
 
Management (MNGMT) 2.00

Courses required:
(bold = C or better required)

  • MGMT 301
  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • ACCTG 211
  • ECON 102
  • FIN 301
  • MKTG 301
  • MATH 110 or 140
  • SCM 200 or STAT 200
 
Marketing (MRKT) 2.00

Courses required:
(bold = C or better required)

  • MKTG 301
  • ACCTG 211
  • ECON 102
  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • FIN 301
  • MATH 110 or 140
  • MGMT 301
  • SCM 200 or STAT 200
 
Mathematical Sciences (MASC), General Mathematical Sciences Option (GEN) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • MATH 140
  • MATH 141
 
Mathematical Sciences (MASC), Secondary Education in Mathematical Sciences Option (EDMTH) 3.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • MATH 140
  • MATH 141
  • 3 credits of Literature
Candidates must submit qualifying scores on the PECT-PAPA reading, writing, and mathematics tests.
Mechanical Engineering (MECA) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • MATH 140
  • MATH 141
  • CHEM 110
  • PHYS 211
 
Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Nursing (NURN) RN to BS     See RN to BS Program.
Political Science (PLSCA) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification 2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major
Project and Supply Chain Management (PSMCA) 2.00

Courses required:

  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • ACCTG 211
  • ECON 102
  • MATH 110 or 140
  • SCM 200 or STAT 200
 
Psychology (PSYC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification 2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major
Public Policy (PUBPL) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification 2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major
Science (SCICA) 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
 
Secondary Education Social Studies (SESST) 3.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • ENGL 15 or 30
  • 6 credits of GQ (MATH or STAT)
  • 3 credits of Literature

Candidates must submit qualifying scores on the PECT-PAPA reading, writing, and mathematics tests.

Security and Risk Analysis (SRACA) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • IST 110
  • SRA 111
  • SRA 211
 
Sociology (SOCIO) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Structural Design and Construction Engineering Technology (SDCET) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification