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.
- § MATH 2415 - Calculus III (AS Approved Course Requirement) will transfer as MATH 2473 [TxST Component Area Option (90) Core] (grade must be a “C” or better)
- § MATH 2320 - Differential Equations (AS Approved Course Requirement) will transfer as MATH 3323 [Course will NOT apply towards advanced hours requirement] (grade must be a “C” or better)
- § PHYS 2426 - University Physics II (AS Approved Course Requirement) will transfer as PHYS 2425 [TxST Component Area Option (90) Core] (grade must be a “C” or better)
- § ENGR 2301 - Mechanics I: Statics (AS Approved Course Requirement) will transfer as ENGR 3375 [Course will NOT apply towards advanced hours requirement] (grade must be a “C” or better)
- § ENGR 2302 - Mechanics II: Dynamics (AS Approved Course Requirement) will transfer as ENGR ELNA [TxST CE Technical Elective] (grade must be a “C” or better)
- § ENGR 2332 - Mechanics of Materials (AS Approved Course Requirement) will transfer as ENGR 3311 [Course will NOT apply towards advanced hours requirement] (grade must be a “C” or better)
Applicable Transfer Credit Hours
This Transfer Advising Guide provides 71 college-level hours, of which 61 will transfer and apply, as MATH 1414, MATH 2412, and 2 SCH of EDUC 1300 will transfer, but will NOT be applicable towards the Texas State University degree in Civil Engineering.
Note: Texas State University accepts a maximum of 66 college-level hours in transfer towards a baccalaureate degree.
Note: [Texas State University Requirement] If two years of the same modern language were taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of modern language taken in high school, then two semesters of the same modern language (1410 and 1420) must be taken at the college level, and the requirement will be added to the student’s degree audit.
Students may still take the following TxST degree required courses:
Note: For the Alamo Colleges District this transfer advising guide is field of study complete and degree complete, but is NOT core complete.
*** 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.
Field of Study Curriculum for Civil Engineering
§ denotes THECB Field of Study Curriculum Course
The Field of Study (FOS) curriculum for Civil Engineering is for students who are seeking a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree with a major in Civil Engineering. The field of study curriculum has been approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB).
Additional information can be found at: http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/reports/PDF/9827.PDF?CFID=98730995&CFTOKEN=10152566
Additional Texas State University Advising Notes
Texas State University Admission:
1. Submit a completed application, all supporting documents, including an official high school transcript and transcript(s) from every institution attended and application fee, to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions by the stated priority date.
2. For students with 1-15 transferable hours: minimum 2.0 GPA in all transferable coursework and meet freshman admission standards.
3. For students with 16-29 transferable hours must have a minimum 2.5 GPA in all transferable course work. Students with 30 or more transferable hours must have a minimum 2.25 GPA in all transferable course work. All students must be eligible to return to all previous institutions and be at least one full semester out of high school.
Students transferring to Texas State from a community college may elect to follow the Texas State undergraduate catalog that was in effect at the time they enrolled at their community college. Students may also, with the approval of their College Dean, follow a subsequent catalog. Students are reminded to refer to their designated catalog for information related to University requirements for curriculum, graduation, probation/suspension, and other general information.
Using this Transfer Advising Guide with Texas State University
This Transfer Advising Guide represents Texas State University’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 Texas State. It is highly recommended that students meet with their assigned 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 Texas State University’s requirements frequently.
Course numbers in italics are Texas State’s course numbers.
This Transfer Advising Guide is based upon Texas State’s 2019-2020 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.
Released on October 17, 2019