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Essential Studies

Only those Chadron State College Essential Studies Courses that have a direct equivalent at Metropolitan Community College (MCC) are listed below. Check the current Chadron State catalog for other Essential Studies Requirements and options.

A student who has completed an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree from Metropolitan Community College will have met all Essential Studies requirements except three (3) hours of upper division electives in essential Studies, if the degree contained 30 or more hours of general studies. Completion of specific lower level courses may also be required in individual degree programs. 

First Year Inquiry - 6 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
No equivalencies currently exist.  Complete this 6 hour requirement at CSC.          
Writing - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
ENG 135 Composition I      3 ENGL 1010 English Composition I      4.5
ENG 136 Composition II      3 ENGL 1020 English Composition II      4.5
Communication - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
C A 125 Fundamentals of Oral Communication    3 SPCH 1110 Public Speaking   4.5
Mathematics - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
MATH 132 Applied Mathematics        3 MATH 1240 Applied Mathematics      4.5
MATH 134 Plane Trigonometry        3 MATH 1430 Trigonometry      4.5
MATH 142 College Algebra                4 MATH 1420 College Algebra        5
MATH 232 Applied Statistics        3 MATH 1410 Statistics      4.5
Creative Arts - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
ART 223 Introduction to Photography    3 PHOT 1110, 1120 or 1140 Basic Photography or Intermediate Photography or Advanced Photography   4.5
ART 229 Introduction to Graphic Design    3 GCAD 2210 Graphic Design I   4.5
Sciences - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours   MCC Course #   MCC Course Title   Credit       Hours
BIOL 121 and 121L Human Biology and lab (Not for Biology or Health Science Majors) 2 hrs and 1 hr lab BIO 1310 & BIOS 1310L Survey of Human Anatomy and Physiology   5  
The Human Condition - 3 Hours required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
ENG 233 Elements of Literature    3 ENGL 2450 Introduction to Literature   4.5
HUM 231 Humanistic Perspectives    3 HUMS 1000 or 1100 Humanities through the Arts or Classical Humanities   4.5
PHIL 231 Introduction to Philosophy    3 PHIL 1010 Introduction to Philosophy   4.5
TH  235 Elements of Theatre    3 THEA 1000 Introduction to Theatre     4.5
Social Sciences - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
HIST 151 U.S. History to 1877    3 HIST 1010 United States History to 1877   4.5
HIST 152 U.S. History Since 1877     3 HIST  1020 United States History From 1865 to Present   4.5
HIST 172 World History Since 1500    3 HIST 1120 World Civilization from 1500 to Present   4.5
Civic Involvement - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
No course equivalencies currently exist.  Complete three hours at CSC          
Human Diversity - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
No course equivalencies currently exist. Complete three hours at CSC.          
Health and Wellness - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
No course equivalencies currently exist. Complete at CSC
Integrated Capstone - 6 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MCC Course # MCC Course Title Credit Hours
No course equivalencies currently exist. Complete at CSC
Updated February 2013, September 2014