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  Jul 21, 2018
 
2017-2018 Transfer Advising Guides 
  
2017-2018 Transfer Advising Guides

Chemistry - AS to BS - The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA)


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Lower Division Requirements at the Alamo Colleges District for an AS degree


The courses in this section meet the requirements for an Associate of Science degree. The Graduation section in any catalog of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District lists additional Degree/Certificate Requirements.

Semester I


Semester II


Semester III


Semester IV


Semester V


Semester VI


Applicable Transfer Credit Hours


This Transfer Advising Guide provides 72 college-level hours, of which 66 will transfer and apply, as 2 SCH of EDUC 1300 and MATH 1414 will transfer, but are NOT applicable towards the UTSA baccalaureate degree in Chemistry

(Note: UTSA accepts a maximum of 66 college-level hours in transfer towards a baccalaureate degree.)

(Note: For the Alamo Colleges District this transfer advising guide is core complete and degree complete.)

Milestone Course(s)


*** denotes Milestone Course(s).

A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program as determined by the Faculty of the Alamo Colleges District.

Gateway Course(s)


### denotes Gateway Course(s)

Students pursuing this degree at UTSA must successfully complete each of the Gateway Courses with a grade of “C” or better in no more than two attempts.  A student who is unable to successfully complete these courses within two attempts, including dropping a course with a grade of “W” or taking an equivalent course at another institution (including any colleges of the Alamo Colleges District), will not be allowed to select this major at UTSA.

Special College Admission Requirements


In order to declare Chemistry as a major, a student’s academic performance will be evaluated after the six courses listed below have been completed. To declare a major in Chemistry, a Pre-Chemistry student must have:

  • a grade point average of at least 2.0 for all UTSA coursework
  • a grade point average of at least 2.5 the six courses listed below
  • successfully satisfied all three sections (mathematics, reading, and writing) of the Texas Success Initiative (TSI)
  • successfully completed the following or equivalent courses with a grade of “C-” or better:
    • CHE 1103 General Chemistry I (or CHE 1143 Principles of Chemistry I)
    • CHE 1113 General Chemistry II (or CHE 1153 Principles of Chemistry II)
    • CHE 1121 General Chemistry I Laboratory
    • CHE 1131 General Chemistry II Laboratory
    • MAT 1214 Calculus I
    • PHY 1943 and PHY 1951 Physics for Scientists and Engineers I and Laboratory

Applicants who have completed all the above courses as equivalent transferable college credit with a grade of “C-” or better and have no UTSA coursework can declare a Chemistry if they:

  • meet all UTSA undergraduate admission requirements
  • have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or better for transfer courses equivalent to the six course listed above
  • have successfully satisfied all three sections (mathematics, reading, and writing) of the Texas Success Initiative (TSI).

Additional UTSA Advising Notes


Things to do and remember upon Admission to UTSA:

Using this Transfer Advising Guide with UTSA


This Transfer Advising Guide represents UTSA’s degree plan and is subject to change at the university’s discretion. It is intended for advising purposes only so students know exactly which courses they can take at any of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District and have the courses count towards degree requirements when they transfer to UTSA. It is highly recommended that students meet with their assigned academic advisor to review all graduation and transfer requirements listed in the Transfer Advising Guide.

The ultimate goal is to provide students with accurate information for transfer pathways while minimizing loss of credits in transfer. Students are encouraged to review UTSA’s requirements frequently.

Course numbers in italics are UTSA’s course numbers.

This Transfer Advising Guide is based upon The University of Texas at San Antonio’s 2017-2018 catalog and is subject to change.

The Alamo Colleges District Advising


Students are encouraged to consult with an academic advisor about courses and other educational concerns if they plan to pursue a two-year degree program, transfer to another college or university, or simply take a few selected courses. In addition to course and degree requirements, policies and procedures are subject to change; stay informed by meeting with an academic advisor regularly.

Many students who plan to transfer to a university are advised to fulfill the lower-division requirements for the university. With appropriate planning, your Alamo Colleges District team can help make the transfer experience a seamless process. It is the responsibility of all students to ensure that they take courses at the Alamo Colleges District that will be accepted by the senior institutions they wish to attend.

For more information contact your Alamo Colleges District team.

Revision Date:


Revised on 11/17/17

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