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Entrance to Major (ETM) Requirements

ETM Requirements for majors in the University College
Major Minimum Cumulative GPA Credits/Courses/Grades Additional Criteria

Administration of Justice (AJACC)

Administration of Justice (AJSCC)

2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
American Studies (AMSCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification See Bulletin
Arts Administration (ARACC) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • ART H 111 or ART H 112
  • MUSIC 5
  • THEA 105
 
Biobehavioral Health (BBHCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Biology (BIOCC) 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 (BSBCC)

2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

Completion of MATH 22 or MATH 40, 41, 110, 140

 
Communication Arts and Sciences (CASCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Communications (COMCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Corporate Communication (CCCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification 2.00 CGPA in any courses already taken in the major
English (ENGCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
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
 
Health Policy Administration (HPACC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Human Development and Family Studies (HFSCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Information Sciences and Technology (ISSCC) 2.00

Approximately 60 credits

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • IST 110
  • IST 210
  • IST 220
At Beaver, Lehigh Valley, Schuylkill and Wilkes-Barre, 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. For the timeline at other University College locations, contact the IST representative at that location.
Letters, Arts, and Science (LASCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Nursing (NURN) RN to BS     See RN to BS Program.
Nursing (NURS)     See Bachelor of Science Degree.
Project and Supply Chain Management (PSMCC) 2.00

Minimum third-semester classification

  • ACCTG 211
    ECON 102
    ENGL 15 or 30
    MATH 110 or 140
  • SCM 200 or STAT 200
 
Psychology (PYSCC)
Psychology (PYACC)
2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Rehabilitation and Human Service (RHSCC) 2.00 Minimum third-semester classification  
Science (SCICC), General Science Option (GEN) and Life Science Option (LIFE) 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
 

Notes

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