Wilkes University

Core Requirement Equivalencies - Northampton Community College

Northampton Community College Equivalencies to Wilkes Distribution Requirements

Northampton Community College
Wilkes University Credits
CISC 101 or CISC 104   CS 115 Computers & Applications 3
ENGL 101 ENG 101 English Composition 3
CMTH 102 or CMTH 105 COM 101 Public Speaking 3
MATH 118
or MATH 180
MTH 101 Solving Problems Using Math
or MTH 111 Calculus I
3
4

 

Area I: The Humanities
Must complete 3 of courses listed below for 9 credit hours

Northampton Community College
Wilkes University Credits
ENGL 151 or ENG 201 ENG 120 Introduction to Literature 3
HIST 153 or HIST 173 HST 101 Historical Foundation of Mod World 3
PHIL 201
or MDLA 103
PHL 101 Introduction to Philosophy
or SP 101 Elementary Spanish
3

 

Area II: The Scientific World
Must complete 2 of the courses listed below for 6 credit hours minimum.
At least one of the courses must have a lab component.
The 2 courses must be from 2 different subject areas.

BIOLOGY

Northampton Community College Wilkes University Credits
BIOS 105 or BIOS 115 Bio 105 The Biological World    3

 

CHEMISTRY

Northampton Community College Wilkes University Credits
CHEM 105 or CHM 135 CHM 105 Chemistry & Modern Society 3
CHEM 120 CHM 115/113(lab) Elements & Compounds 4

 

EARTH & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

Northampton Community College Wilkes University Credits
GEOG 150 EES 105 Planet Earth           3

 

PHYSICS

Northampton Community College Wilkes University Credits
PHYS 100 PHY 105 Concepts in Physics    3
PHYS 151 PHY 174 Applications Classical & Modern Physics    4
PHYS 215 PHY 201 General Physics I   4

 

Area III: The Social Sciences
Must complete at least 2 of the courses below for 6 credit hours minimum

Northampton Community College Wilkes University Credits
ECON 251 EC 102 Microeconomics 3
POLS 110                PS 111 Introduction to American Politics 3
PSY 103 PSY 101 General Psychology 3
SOCA 103 SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3

 

Area IV: The Visual and Performing Arts
Must complete 1 course for 3 credit hours minimum

Northampton Community College Wilkes University Credits
ARTA 101 Art 101 Experiencing Art 3
MUSC 101 or MUSC 110 MUS 101 Introduction to Music I 3
CMTH 110 THE 100 Approach to Theatre            3

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