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Transfer Articulation Guidelines (TAG)

Course Equivalents for SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

The following Transfer Articulation Guidelines (TAG) display the lower division course requirements for all ESF majors.  Students should match the lower division requirements with the list of approved course equivalents at SUNY Erie Community College South. Refer to the notes below for further information on the transfer agreement between ESF and SUNY Erie Community College South.

Associate Degree Programs at The Ranger School Campus

Environmental and Natural Resources Conservation

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Students interested in the 1+1 articulation agreement into one of the Associate Degree Programs at the Ranger School should complete the following courses:

Associate in Applied Science Degree Freshman Year: All Students (Completed at a college of the student's choice)

Biology I w/ Lab 4 credits BI110+BI115 or BI112+BI117 *
Biology II w/ Lab or Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits BI110+BI115 or BI112+BI117 * or CH140+CH141 or CH180+CH181 or PH270+PH271
Electives 10 credits ** See chart below
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Government/Policy 3 credits GO100 or GO101 or GO102 or EC102 or EC103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Trigonometry 3 credits MT126 or MT175 or MT180 or MT181

* Students planning to continue in the B.S. degree program in Forest Resources Management or Natural Resources Management after earning an A.A.S. degree should complete BI112+BI117 for their biology requirement. BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Forest Technology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Students interested in the 1+1 articulation agreement into one of the Associate Degree Programs at the Ranger School should complete the following courses:

Associate in Applied Science Degree Freshman Year: All Students (Completed at a college of the student's choice)

Biology I w/ Lab 4 credits BI110+BI115 or BI112+BI117 *
Biology II w/ Lab or Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits BI110+BI115 or BI112+BI117 * or CH140+CH141 or CH180+CH181 or PH270+PH271
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives 10 credits ** See chart below
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Trigonometry 3 credits MT126 or MT175 or MT180 or MT181

* Students planning to continue in the B.S. degree program in Forest Resources Management or Natural Resources Management after earning an A.A.S. degree should complete BI112+BI117 for their biology requirement. BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Land Surveying Technology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Students interested in the 1+1 articulation agreement into one of the Associate Degree Programs at the Ranger School should complete the following courses:

Associate in Applied Science Degree Freshman Year: All Students (Completed at a college of the student's choice)

Biology I w/ Lab 4 credits BI110+BI115 or BI112+BI117 *
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PH270+PH271
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives 10 credits ** See chart below
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Trigonometry 3 credits MT126 or MT175 or MT180 or MT181

* Students planning to continue in the B.S. degree program in Forest Resources Management or Natural Resources Management after earning an A.A.S. degree should complete BI112+BI117 for their biology requirement. BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

** Students planning to continue in the B.S. degree program in Forest Ecosystem Science, Forest Resources Management, or Natural Resources Management after earning an A.A.S. degree should select from the following courses as free electives:

Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PH270+PH271
Principles of Management 3 credits BU240
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MT143
Public Speaking 3 credits EN114

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

Bachelor Degree Programs at the Syracuse Campus

Aquatic and Fisheries Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Calculus I 4 credits MT181 or MT175
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives 7 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Global Environment 3 credit CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CH220+CH221
Organic Chemistry II or Physics II or Calculus II 4 credits CH222+CH223 or PH272+PH273 or MT176 or MT182
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PH270+PH271

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Additional credit will be granted for Statistics MT143 and Genetics BI220+BI221.

Bioprocess Engineering

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology II w/ Lab or Zoology w/ Lab 4 credits BI110+BI115 or BI121+BI122 *
Calculus I, II, III 12 credits MT181 & MT182 & MT283
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Computer Programming 3 credits CS111 or CS121 or CS132 or CS209 or CS210 or CS220 or DA130 or DA140 or DA150 or DA151 or DA251 or DA255
Differential Equations 3 credits MT284
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH220+CH221 & CH222+CH223
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PH280+PH281

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology II for all students who took their Biology at Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Biotechnology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Calculus I & II 8 credits MT181 & MT182 or MT175 & MT176
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Genetics w/ Lab 4 credits BI220+BI221
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Microbiology (EFB303 Environmental Microbiology at ESF) 4 credits BI230+BI231
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH220+CH221 & CH222+CH223 **
Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PH270+PH271 & PH272+PH273 **

Complete 9 credit hours in three of the six following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Social Science

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

9 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

** Completion of either the required organic chemistry or physics sequences (or both) prior to transfer to the B.S. in Biotechnology will greatly enhance course scheduling and time to degree completion once enrolled at SUNY- ESF. A strong overall academic record and successful completion of either or both of these sequences will also improve an applicant’s likelihood of admission to this degree program.

Additional credit will be granted for Statistics MT143.

Chemistry

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Calculus I & II 8 credits MT181 & MT182 or MT175 & MT176
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Computer Applications 3 credits CS101 or DA106
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Math Elective 3 credits ** See note
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH220+CH221 & CH222+CH223
Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PH270+PH271 & PH272+PH273

Complete 9 credit hours in three of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Social Science

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

9 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

** Examples of math electives are calculus III (recommended), statistics, differential equations, and linear algebra. Please consult the SUNY-ESF Admissions Office for assistance with course selection.

Conservation Biology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Calculus I 4 credits MT181 or MT175
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Electives 15 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Genetics 4 credits BI220+BI221
Global Environment 3 credits CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PH270+PH271
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MT143

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Construction Management

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Business and Managerial Law 3 credits BU261
Calculus I 4 credits MT181 or MT175
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CH180+CH181 or CH140+CH141
Computer Applications (CME202 at ESF) 1 credit CS101 or DA106
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Financial Accounting 3 credits BU121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Managerial Accounting 3 credits BU122
Physics w/ Lab 4 credits PH270+PH271 **
Pre-Calculus or Elective 3 credits MT180 or MT126
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS240
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MT143
Public Speaking (EWP222 at ESF) 2 credits EN114
Related discipline electives and/or liberal arts electives 15 credits *** See note below

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

Environmental Biology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Calculus I 4 credits MT181 or MT175
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Electives 7 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Genetics 4 credits BI220+BI221
Global Environment 3 credits CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CH220+CH221
Organic Chemistry II or Physics II or Calculus II 4 credits CH222+CH223 or PH272+PH273 or MT176 or MT182
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PH270+PH271
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MT143

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Student Note: Environmental Biology requires 1 and recommends 2 semesters of physics. Certain graduate/professional programs (e.g. medical, veterinary schools) generally require two semesters of calculus-based physics. PH280+PH281 & PH282+PH283 will fulfill the program requirements and are recommended for students planning on graduate programs.

Environmental Education and Interpretation

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Calculus I 4 credits MT181 or MT175
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Electives 16 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Genetics 4 credits BI220+BI221
Global Environment 3 credits CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PH270+PH271
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MT143

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Environmental Health

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Calculus I & II 8 credits MT181 & MT182 or MT175 & MT176
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Microbiology (Environmental Microbiology) 4 credits BI230+BI231
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH220+CH221 & CH222+CH223
Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PH270+PH271 & PH272+PH273
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MT143

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Environmental Resources Engineering

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BI110+BI115 or BI112+BI117*
Calculus I, II, & III 12 credits MT181 & MT182 & MT283
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Differential Equations 3 credits MT284
Earth Science 3 credits PH124 or GL160 or AS180
Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics 2 credits ES208
Engineering Mechanics - Statics 2 credits ES207
Engineering Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PH280+PH281 & PH282+PH283
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111

Complete 12 credit hours in at least three of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Social Science

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

12 credits

* BI121+BI122 or BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology for all students who took their Biology at Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Environmental Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Advanced Science and Math 9 credits * See note below
Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 **
Calculus I & II 8 credits MT181 & MT182
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Computer Programming 3 credits CS111 or CS121 or CS132 or CS209 or CS210 or CS220 or DA130 or DA140 or DA150 or DA151 or DA251 or DA255
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Engineering Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PH280+PH281 & PH282+PH283
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Global Environment 3 credits CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* Examples of advanced science or math courses would be calculus 3 or 4, organic chemistry 1 or 2, quantum physics, analytical chemistry, or microbiology. Please consult the ESF Office of Undergraduate Admissions for assistance with course selection.

** BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Additional credit will be granted for Statistics MT143.

Environmental Studies

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

American Government/Political Science 3 credits GO100 or GO101 or GO102
Biology I w/ Lab 4 credits BI112+BI117 *****
Biology II w/ Lab or Environmental Geology 4 credits BI110+BI115 ***** or GL160+GL161 **
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CH180+CH181 or CH140+CH141
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives *** 6 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Global Environment 3 credits CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Pre-calculus or Calculus **** 3 - 4 credits MT126 or MT180 or MT175 or MT181
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MT143
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - The Arts 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits

* Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from SUNY Erie Community College South.

** Students must take either Biology II or Geology. Students interested in the Biological Science Applications option must take Biology II.

*** Students interested in the Biological Science Applications option must complete Chemistry II in place of one of their elective courses.

**** Students interested in the Biological Science Applications option must complete Calculus I.

***** BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Forest Ecosystem Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology Electives 9 credits * See note below
Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 **
Calculus I 4 credits MT181 or MT175
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives 9 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PH270+PH271
Principles of Management 3 credits BU240
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MT143

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* Examples of biology electives are genetics, organic chemistry, and microbiology. Please consult the ESF Office of Undergraduate Admissions for assistance with course selection.

** BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Forest Health

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115*
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Electives 13 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Genetics 4 credits BI220+BI221
Global Environment 3 credits CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CH220+CH221
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PH270+PH271
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MT143

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Forest Resources Management

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Applied Algebra and Trigonometry or Pre-Calculus 3 credits MT180 or MT126
Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BI112+BI117 *
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CH180+CH181 or CH140+CH141
Ecology 3 credits Not offered
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives 12 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PH270+PH271
Principles of Management 3 credits BU240
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MT143
Public Speaking 3 credits EN114

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 will be accepted for General Biology I for all students who took their Biology at Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Landscape Architecture

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Art or Architectural History 3 credits AT281 or AT282 or AR135
Biology I or II w/ Lab 4 credits BI112+BI117 or BI110+BI115 **
Drawing/Freehand Drawing 3 credits AT200 or AT201
Ecology (LSA321 at ESF) 3 credits Not offered
Electives 9 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Mathematics 3 credits MT143 or MT125 or MT126 or MT180 or MT175 or MT181
Natural/Physical Science 3 credits GL160 or CH180 or PH270 or BI124 or CH116 or PH120
Public Speaking 3 credits EN114
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Social Science 3 credits

*Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from SUNY Erie Community College South.

** BI121+BI122 or BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology for all students who took their Biology at Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Natural Resources Management

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College North.

Accounting 3 credits BU121 or BU122
Applied Algebra and Trigonometry or Pre-Calculus 3 credits MT180 or MT126
Biology I & II w/ Lab 7 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CH180+CH181 or CH140+CH141
Ecology 4 credits Not offered
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives 9 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PH270+PH271
Principles of Management 3 credits BU240
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MT143
Public Speaking 3 credits EN114
Sociology or Psychology 3 credits any course with PS prefix or any course with SO prefix

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Paper Engineering

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Calculus I, II, & III 12 credits MT181 & MT182 & MT283
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Computer Programming 3 credits CS111 or CS121 or CS132 or CS209 or CS210 or CS220 or DA130 or DA140 or DA150 or DA151 or DA251 or DA255
Differential Equations 3 credits MT284
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Engineering Physics I & II w/Lab 8 credits PH280+PH281 & PH282+PH283
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH220+CH221 & CH222+CH223

Complete 3 credit hours in one of the three following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

3 credits

Paper Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Calculus I & II 8 credits MT181 & MT182 or MT175 & MT176
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Computer Programming 3 credits CS111 or CS121 or CS132 or CS209 or CS210 or CS220 or DA130 or DA140 or DA150 or DA151 or DA251 or DA255
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives 3 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH220+CH221 & CH222+CH223
Physics I & II w/Lab 8 credits PH280+PH281 & PH282+PH283 or PH270+PH271 & PH272+PH273
Quantative Analysis 3 credits Not offered
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - The Arts 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits

* Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from SUNY Erie Community College South.

Sustainable Energy Management

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Accounting or Finance 3 credits BU121 or BU122
Applied Algebra and Trigonometry or Pre-Calculus 3 credits MT180 or MT126
Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BI112+BI117 *
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CH180+CH181 or CH140+CH141
Ecology 3 credits Not offered
Economics 3 credits EC102 or EC103
Electives 18 credits **  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Global Environment 3 credits CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PH270+PH271
Principles of Management 3 credits BU240
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MT143
Public Speaking 3 credits EN114
Sociology or Psychology 3 credits any course with PS prefix or any course with SO prefix

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits  

* BI121+BI122 will be accepted for General Biology I for all students who took their Biology at Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

** 9 of the 18 credits of electives must be liberal arts course work. Please choose courses from the following categories: physical science, math, history, government, political science, or English. Please consult the ESF Admissions Office for assistance with course selection.

Additional credit will be granted for PH130 = FOR208 at ESF.

Wildlife Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Liberal Arts & Science- Mathematics & Science/Science Interest major at SUNY Erie Community College South.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BI112+BI117 & BI110+BI115 *
Calculus I 4 credits MT181 or MT175
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CH180+CH181 & CH182+CH183
Electives 15 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN110
Genetics 4 credits BI220+BI221
Global Environment 3 credits CH116 or PH120
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits EN111
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits CH220+CH221 or PH270+PH271
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MT143

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Erie Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

General Education requirement - The Arts

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

* BI121+BI122 & BI225+BI226 will be accepted for General Biology I & II for all students who took their Biology sequence with Erie Community College prior to the Fall 2009 semester.

Date Reviewed: 10/4/14
Catalogue date: 2014-2015
Reviewed by: Beth Minard

Questions, please call: 1-315-470-6600

Notes for SUNY Erie Community College South

The Pre-ESF advisor is:

  • Mark Mazzone , transfer counselor, can be reached at 716-851-1458.

SUNY Erie Community College (South Campus), Buffalo

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