EARN YOUR A.A. DEGREE AT SPC - Finish your English Degree at USF St. Petersburg or USF Tampa

This A.A. transfer plan is for students who want to pursue a bachelor's degree in English at USF St. Petersburg and USF Tampa.

Sub-plans offered at USF St. Petersburg include:

  • Literature and Cultural Studies
  • Writing Studies

Sub-plans offered at USF Tampa include:

  • Literary Studies
  • Writing, Rhetoric, and Technology
  • Creative Writing

Students who complete these requirements graduate from SPC with an Associate in Arts Degree and meet the state-mandated pre-requisites of their four-year major.

 

This major can lead to many careers, including public relations and teaching, or you can further your education.

English Transfer Plan

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Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2018 (550)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2018 (550), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.



Program Leadership Information

Joseph Leopold
Dean of Communications
leopold.joseph@spcollege.edu


Program Summary

The following requirements are intended for students interested in completing an Associate in Arts Degree from SPC and transferring to an English Bachelor's degree program within the State of Florida (CIP Code 23.0101). However, all students who complete the following requirements will graduate with an Associate in Arts Degree (GEN-AA) from SPC.

You should always consult with your desired transfer institution to determine if your anticipated program is limited access and to ensure the correct coursework is being taken (including any foreign language requirements). For institution specific information, click here to access the FloridaShines website.

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

If you are going into an English transfer plan this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.

If you have already started your transfer plan, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester. The tabs at the bottom of each spreadsheet include each of the available subplan options that articulate to a specific institution.

Florida CIP Code

1192401010: GENERAL DEGREE TRANSFER (AA)

Federal CIP Code

24.0101: Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.


STATE MANDATED PREREQUISITES
Composition and Literature

Completion of this requirement satisfies the General Education Composition and Literature requirements for the AA degree.
ENC 1101 Composition I 3
ENC 1102 Composition II 3

SUBPLAN
Choose a subplan below

SUBPLAN
USF St. Petersburg Literature and Cultural Studies (FSPLIT)

Students coded in this subplan declare that they intend to transfer into the English B.A. program with a concentration in Literature and Cultural Studies at USF St. Petersburg after receiving their A.A. degree. Students in this subplan should follow the appropriate Academic Pathway to ensure they are taking the recommended elective courses.

SUBPLAN
USF St. Petersburg Writing Studies (FSPWRT)

Students coded in this subplan declare that they intend to transfer into the English B.A. program with a concentration in Writing Studies at USF St. Petersburg after receiving their A.A. degree. Students in this subplan should follow the appropriate Academic Pathway to ensure they are taking the recommended elective courses.

SUBPLAN
USF Tampa Literary Studies (FTLIT)

Students coded in this subplan declare that they intend to transfer into the English B.A. program with a concentration in Literary Studies at USF Tampa after receiving their A.A. degree. Students in this subplan should follow the appropriate Academic Pathway to ensure they are taking the recommended elective courses.

SUBPLAN
USF Tampa Writing, Rhetoric, and Technology (FTWRT)

Students coded in this subplan declare that they intend to transfer into the English B.A. program with a concentration in Writing, Rhetoric, and Technology at USF Tampa after receiving their A.A. degree. Students in this subplan should follow the appropriate Academic Pathway to ensure they are taking the recommended elective courses.

SUBPLAN
USF Tampa Creative Writing (FTCRW)

Students coded in this subplan declare that they intend to transfer into the English B.A. program with a concentration in Creative Writing at USF Tampa after receiving their A.A. degree. Students in this subplan should follow the appropriate Academic Pathway to ensure they are taking the recommended elective courses.

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Communications - Speech

Complete 3 credits from the approved coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required.
SPC 1017 Introduction to Speech Communication 3
SPC 1017H Honors Introduction to Speech Communication 3
SPC 1065 Business and Professional Speaking 3
SPC 1608 Public Speaking 3
SPC 1608H Honors Public Speaking 3

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Social and Behavioral Sciences - American Government

Complete 3 credits from the approved coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required.
POS 2041 American National Government 3
POS 2041H Honors American National Government 3
IDS 2103H Honors Interdisciplinary Studies: The American Experience 6

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Social and Behavioral Sciences - Elective

Complete 3 credits from the approved coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required.
AMH 2020 History of the United States II 3
AMH 2020H Honors History of the US II 3
ANT 2000 Introduction to Anthropology 3
ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ECO 2013H Honors Macroeconomics 3
IDS 1610 Interdisciplinary Studies: Literature and Psychology 6
PSY 1012 General Psychology 3
PSY 1012H Honors General Psychology 3
SYG 2000 Introductory Sociology 3

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Humanities and Fine Arts - Core

Complete 3 credits from the approved coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required. Completing HUM 1020 or IDS 1106 will also satisfy the Enhanced World View Requirement.
ARH 1000 Understanding Art 3
HUM 1020 Introduction to Humanities 3
IDS 1106 Interdisciplinary Studies I: Composition I and Introduction to Humanities 6
MUL 1010 Music Appreciation 3
PHI 1010 Introduction to Philosophy 3
PHI 1010H Honors Introduction to Philosophy 3
THE 2000 Introduction to Theatre Arts 3

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Humanities and Fine Arts - Elective

Complete 3 credits from the approved coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required.
Completing HUM 2270, HUM 2270H, IDS 1337H, REL 2300 or REL2300H will also satisfy the Enhanced World View Requirement.
ARH 2050 Art History:Ancient to Gothic 3
ARH 2051 Art History:Renaissance to Contemporary 3
HUM 2210 Western Humanities:Ancient to Renaissance 3
HUM 2210H Honors Western Humanities: Ancient to Renaissance 3
HUM 2233 Western Humanities:Baroque to Contemporary 3
HUM 2233H Honors Western Humanities:Baroque to Contemporary 3
HUM 2270 Humanities (East-West Synthesis) 3
HUM 2270H Honors Humanities (East-West Synthesis) 3
IDS 1112H Honors Interdisciplinary Studies: The Modern World 6
IDS 1337H Honors Interdisciplinary Studies: Modern Cultures, Global Insights 6
MUH 1110 Introduction to Music History 3
REL 2300 World Religions 3
REL 2300H Honors World Religions 3

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Mathematics - Core

Complete 3 credits from the approved coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required.
MAC 1105 College Algebra 3
MAC 1114 Trigonometry 3
MAC 1140 Pre-Calculus Algebra 3
MAC 1147 Pre-Calculus Algebra/Trigonometry 5
MAC 2233 Applied Calculus I 3
MAC 2311 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 5
MAC 2311H Honors Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 5
MAC 2312 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II 5
MGF 1106 Mathematics for Liberal Arts I 3
MGF 1107 Mathematics for Liberal Arts II 3
MTG 3212 Modern Geometries 4
STA 2023 Elementary Statistics 3
STA 2023H Honors Elementary Statistics 3

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Mathematics - Elective

Students may complete an additional 3 credits from the Mathematics Core coursework above
OR
Select 3 credits from any Mathematics course with: MAC, MAP, MAS, MGF, MTG or STA prefix. Minimum grade of "C" required.

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Natural Sciences - Core

Complete 3 credits from the approved coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required. Completing any course with an "L" or "C" in the number will also satisfy the Natural Sciences Laboratory requirement.
AST 1002 Universe: The Infinite Frontier 3
BSC 1005C Biological Sciences with Lab 3
BSC 2010 Biology I Cellular Processes 3
BSC 2010CH Honors Biology I Cellular Processes with Laboratory 4
BSC 2085 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 3
CHM 2045 General Chemistry I 3
ESC 1000 Earth Science 3
ESC 1000C Earth Science 3
EVR 1001C Introduction to Environmental Science 3
PHY 1053 General Physics I 3
PHY 2048 Physics I 3

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Natural Sciences - Elective

Complete 3 credits from the approved coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required. Completing any course with an "L" or "C" in the number will also satisfy the Natural Sciences Laboratory requirement.
AST 1003 The Solar System 3
AST 1022L Observational Astronomy Laboratory 1
BSC 1083 Human Anatomy 3
BSC 1930 Biological Issues 3
BSC 2011 Biology II Organisms & Ecology 3
BSC 2086 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 3
BSC 2250C Field Biology of Florida with Lab 3
BSC 2420 Introduction to Biotechnology 3
BSC 2426C Biotechnology Methods I 3
BSC 2435 Bioinformatics 3
CHM 2046 General Chemistry II 3
CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHM 2211 Organic Chemistry II 3
EVR 1328 Natural Resources Conservation and Management 3
GLY 2010 Physical Geology 3
HUN 1201 Science of Nutrition 3
MET 2010 Introductory Meteorology 3
OCB 1000C Biology of Marine Life 3
OCE 2001 Introduction to Oceanography 3
PCB 2061 Applied Genetics 2
PHY 1054 General Physics II 3

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Natural Sciences - Laboratory

Complete at least 1 course from the Natural Sciences coursework that includes a laboratory component. Minimum grade of "C" required. Natural Science Laboratory courses include any "C" or "L" course with the following prefixes: APB, AST, BOT, BSC, CHM, ESC, EVR, EVS, GLY, MCB, MET, OCB, OCE, PCB, PHY, PSC or ZOO.

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Ethics

Complete 3 credits from the approved General Education Ethics coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required.
PHI 1600 Studies in Applied Ethics 3
PHI 1600H Honors Studies in Applied Ethics 3

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Computer and Information Literacy Competency

Competency may be demonstrated by completing the Computer Information and Literacy Exam (CGS 1070T) OR by successful completion of one of the approved Computer/Information Literacy Competency courses below. No minimum credits required.
CGS 1070 Basic Computer and Information Literacy 1
CGS 1100 Computer Applications 3
CGS 1309 Computer and Information Technology Concepts 3
EME 2040 Introduction to Educational Technology 3
MUM 1001 Apple Macintosh Foundations 1

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENT
College Level Foreign Language

Completion of this requirement satisfies the General Education Foreign Language and Enhanced World View requirements and 8 elective credits for the AA degree. This degree program requires a minimum of two semesters of a foreign language at the college level.

AA GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Enhanced World View

Complete at least one 3-credit course from the approved General Education Enhanced Worldview coursework below. This requirement is intended to enhance the student's world view in light of an increasingly globalized economy. Minimum grade of "C" required. Any college-level foreign language course, excluding American Sign Language, will meet this requirement.
HUM 1020 Introduction to Humanities 3
HUM 2270 Humanities (East-West Synthesis) 3
HUM 2270H Honors Humanities (East-West Synthesis) 3
IDS 1106 Interdisciplinary Studies I: Composition I and Introduction to Humanities 6
IDS 1337H Honors Interdisciplinary Studies: Modern Cultures, Global Insights 6
INR 2002 International Relations 3
INR 2002H Honors International Relations 3
LIT 2110 World Literature I (Ancient World Through Renaissance) 3
LIT 2110H Honors World Literature I (Ancient World through Renaissance) 3
LIT 2120 World Literature II (Renaissance to the Present) 3
LIT 2120H Honors World Literature II (Renaissance to the Present) 3
REL 2300 World Religions 3
REL 2300H Honors World Religions 3
WOH 2040 The Twentieth Century 3
WOH 2040H Honors The Twentieth Century 3

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENT
Electives

Complete 24 credits to satisfy the 60 credit requirement for the Associate of Arts degree. The college-level course (credits) used to satisfy the Computer and Information Literacy Requirement and Foreign Language Requirement will be counted as Elective credits. The college-level course (credits) used to satisfy the Enhanced World View requirement will be counted as Elective credits UNLESS counted in another General Education Requirement. 24
Total Credits 60

FUSE – Transfer to USF

FUSE transfer plan

FUSE is a program that guarantees your admission to specific University of South Florida System institution bachelor's programs after you earn your associate degree from St. Petersburg College. Save time and money by starting at SPC and transferring to USF.