UCONN

UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT

Undergraduate Admissions

School of Business General Education Requirements

Please note: This is a representative (not comprehensive) listing of courses available across the Connecticut community college system that will meet requirements as shown.

Foreign Language

Required: Third year high school-level course in a single foreign language or college-level foreign language through the second intermediate level of language. College-level courses in foreign languages taken in online or hybrid format are not transferable for credit.

Expository Writing

Required:

  • ENGL 1010 or ENGL 1011
  • Two "W" courses (to be completed once enrolled at UConn)
Community College Course Number Course Title UConn Course Number Credits
ENG* 101 & 102 Comp & Lit & Comp ENGL 1010 6
ENG* 101 & 103 Comp & Comp II ENGL 1010 6
ENG* 101 & 110 Comp & Intro to Lit ENGL 1010 6

Quantitative Reasoning

Required:

  • MATH 1070Q and MATH 1071Q; or MATH 1070Q and MATH 1131Q; or MATH 1131Q and MATH 1132Q
  • STAT 1000QC or other transferable Statistics courses, as listed
Community College Course Number Course Title UConn Course Number Credits
MAT* 152 Finite Math MATH 1070Q 3
MAT* 158 Functions, Graphs, Matrices MATH 1070Q 3
MAT* 190 Calc. for Business MATH 1071Q 3
MAT* 230 Applied Calc. w/ Models MATH 1071Q 3
MAT* 250 Calculus I w/ Lab MATH 1131Q 4
MAT* 254 Calculus I MATH 1131Q 4
MAT* 256 Calculus II MATH 1132Q 4
MAT* 165 Elem. Stat. w/ Comp. STAT 1000QC 4
MAT* 167 Principles of Statistics STAT Q 3
MAT* 168 Elem. Statistics & Probability STAT Q 4
MAT* 201 Statistics STAT 1100Q 3

Arts & Humanities — Content Area One — 6 credits

Required:

  • HIST 1400, 1501, or 1502
  • PHIL 1101, 1102, 1004, 1105, or 1175
Community College Course Number Course Title UConn Course Number Credits
HIS* 102 Western Civ II HIST 1400 3
HIS* 201 U.S. History I HIST 1501 3
HIS* 202 U.S. History II HIST 1502 3
PHL* 101 Intro. Philosophy PHIL 1101 3
PHL* 111 Ethics PHIL 1104 3
PHL* 112 Medical Ethics PHIL 1175 3
PHL* 131 Logic PHIL 1102 3
PHL* 150 Philosophy of Religion PHIL 1105 3

Social Sciences — Content Area Two — 9 credits

Required:

  • ECON 1201 and 1202
  • GEOG 1700, ANTH 1000, or POLS 1202
Community College Course Number Course Title UConn Course Number Credits
ANT* 105 Intro. Cultural Anthropology ANTH 1000 3
ECN* 101 Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 1202 3
ECN* 102 Principles of Microeconomics ECON 1201 3
GEO* 111 World Regional Geography GEOG 1700 3
POL* 102 Intro. Comparative Politics POLS 1202 3

Science and Technology — Content Area Three — 6-7 credits

One non-laboratory science course — Required: PSYC 1100

Community College Course Number Course Title UConn Course Number Credits
PSY* 111 General Psychology PSYC 1100 3

Please Note: PSY* 111 taken at Middlesex or Tunxis community colleges will not satisfy this requirement.

One course must be a laboratory course of at least 4 credits. Laboratory science courses taken in online or hybrid format are not transferable for credit.

Laboratory Courses:

Community College Course Number Course Title UConn Course Number Credits
AST* 111 Intro to Astronomy PHYS 1025Q 4
BIO* 105 Intro to Biology BIOL 1102 4
BIO* 121 General Biology I BIOL 1107 4
BIO* 122 General Biology II BIOL 1108 4
BIO* 155 General Botany BIOL 1110 4
CHE* 111 Concepts of Chemistry CHEM 1122 4
CHE* 121 General Chem I CHEM 1127Q 4
CHE* 122 General Chem II CHEM 1128Q 4
PHY* 110 Introductory Physics PHYS 1010Q 4
PHY* 121 General Physics I PHYS 1201Q 4
PHY* 122 General Physics II PHYS 1202Q 4

Diversity and Multiculturalism — Content Area Four — 6 credits

At least three credits must address issues of diversity and/or multiculturalism outside of the United States in International area of study (Content Area 4-INT). Content Area Four courses may also appear in Content Area One or Two course listings.

Community College Course Number Course Title UConn Course Number Credits Area of Study
ANT* 105 Intro. Cultural Anthropology ANTH 1000 3 CA 4 - INT
GEO* 111 World Regional Geography GEOG 1700 3 CA 4- INT
POL* 102 Comparative Politics POLS 1202 3 CA 4- INT
SOC* 117 Minorities in the U.S. SOCI 1501 3 CA 4
SOC* 220 Racial & Ethnic Diversity SOCI 1501 3 CA 4

The equivalent to UConn's ACCT 2001, Principles of Financial Accounting, must be completed in order to quality for Guaranteed Admission to the School of Business. Please Note: At Gateway Community College, ACC*113 and ACC* 114 must be taken to receive credit for ACCT 2001.

Community College Course Number Course Title UConn Course Number Credits
ACC* 113 Financial Accounting ACCT 2001 3
ACC* 115 Financial Accounting ACCT 2001 3