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									                                                                                   Transfer Guide for Century College
This transfer guide directs students to courses that fulfill specific Liberal Arts Foundation requirements. Also included are approved
courses that meet other requirements of Augsburg’s Core Curriculum. Certain elements of Augsburg’s Core Curriculum must be
completed at Augsburg and cannot be completed with transfer coursework.

Liberal Arts Foundation: Students must complete coursework in four foundation areas. Each area requires two courses from different
departments. Approved transfer courses are listed below.
Natural Sciences and Mathematics – Two courses from different departments. At least one course must be an approved lab science.
Approved lab sciences are noted below.
BIOL 1020 (lab), 1024, 1028 (lab), 1031 (lab), 1032 (lab), 1041 (lab), 1042 (lab)
CHEM 1020 (lab), 1041 (lab), 1042 (lab)
MATH 1025, 1030, 1050, 1061, 1062, 1070, 1081, 1082
NSCI* 1030 (lab), 1040 (lab w/ 1045), 1050 (lab w/1055), 1060, 1080
PHYS 1021 (lab), 1041 (lab), 1042 (lab), 1070 (lab w/ 1075) or NSCI 1020 (lab)**
*These courses are classified as general science (SCI) when transferred to Augsburg.
**NSCI 1020 is classified as a Physics course (PHY114) when transferred to Augsburg.
Social and Behavioral Sciences – Two courses from different departments.
ECON 1021, 1023
POLS 1020, 1023, 1031, 1033, 1035
PSYC 1020, 1030, 1041
SOCI* 1020, 1041 or ANTH* 1023
*Augsburg does not have an Anthropology department. Sociology and Anthropology courses are classified under the same department.
Fine Arts – Two courses from different departments.
ART* 1020 or ARTH* 1031, 1032, 1041 or ARTS* 1020, 1031, 1033, 1041, 1051, 1055, 1061, 1071
MUSC**1030, 1035, 1040, 1045, 1061, 2051
THTR 1020, 1031, 1041, 1051, 2061 or HUM 1041, 1043, 1045
*Courses from ART, ARTH, and ARTS are classified as the same department when transferred to Augsburg.
*Four semesters of the same large ensemble – Choir (1000), Band (1015), or Orchestra (1010) – may be applied to the Fine Art requirement.

Humanities – Two courses from different departments.
ENGL 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2031, 2032, 2035, 2043, 2051, 2052, 2061, 2062, 2063, 2073, 2075, 2077, 2083, 2085, 2095
HIST 1021, 1022, 1031, 1032, 1035, 1051, 1061, 2043, 2061
HUM 1021, 1025
PHIL 1021, 1031, 1041, 1051*
SPCH 1021, 1061
WGST 1061
*PHIL 1051 equates to a Religion course (REL356) at Augsburg. Therefore, a student may take a second PHIL course from this listing.

Other transferable requirements in the Core Curriculum
Entry-level Mathematics Skill – All entering Augsburg students who have not taken a college-level math course in the last five years
must take Augsburg’s math placement exam. Students must score into Math Placement Group 3 (MPG3) or take MAT105 Applied
Algebra at Augsburg. The following courses at Century, when taken within the last 5 years, will exempt a student from taking the
math placement exam.
MATH 1050, 1061, 1062, 1070, 1081, 1082, 2081, or 2082
Effective Writing – Successful completion of ENGL 1021 at Century will fulfill this requirement.
Modern Language – All students must study a modern language through at least level two (e.g. Beginning French I & II). Century
offers the following courses that apply to this requirement:
FREN 1011, 1012, 2021, 2022
SPAN 1011, 1012, 2021, 2022
Lifetime Fitness – Two lifetime fitness courses are required. HPE001 Foundations of Fitness is required of all students. The second
course may be chosen from a variety of different activities. The following courses at Century apply to this requirement:
PE      1000, 1010, 1013, 1015, 1020, 1023, 1025, 1030, 1035, 1040, 1045, 1055, 1060, 1063, 1064, 1065, 1067, 1070*, 1075
*Denotes the equivalent of HPE 001 Foundations of Fitness
Other transferable requirements in the Core Curriculum (cont.)

Critical Thinking Graduation-level Skill – Successful completion of PHIL 1041 at Century will fulfill this requirement.
Speaking Graduation-level Skill – Successful completion of SPCH 1021 at Century will fulfill this requirement.
Quantitative Reasoning Graduation-level Skill – Successful completion of MATH 1025, MATH 2025, or ECON 2021 at Century
will fulfill this requirement.

Transfer Policies and Credit Information
College credit is granted for liberal arts courses completed at regionally accredited institutions with a grade of 2.0/C or better.
Augsburg does not grant transfer credit for developmental courses, vocational-technical courses, or courses with grades below 2.0/C.
Augsburg operates on a course credit system, rather than semester or quarter hours. One Augsburg course credit is equivalent to four
semester hours. A maximum of 64 semester hours (16 Augsburg course credits) may be transferred from 2-year institutions. Courses
taken beyond the credit limit can, however, be used to meet liberal arts and major requirements.

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC)
Students who have completed their Associate of Arts degree with the MnTC and a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher
will receive the following benefits upon acceptance to the Augsburg:
     • Junior Status
     • Waiver of Liberal Arts Foundation requirements
     • Waiver of the following Graduation-level Skill requirements: Critical Thinking, Speaking, and one course in Writing

Students are then responsible for:
    • Meeting the requirements of an Augsburg major
    • Satisfying minimum credit, residency, and G.P.A. requirements for graduation
    • Meeting all general education requirements not completed or waived with previous transfer coursework
Note: the A.A. degree and MnTC must be completed prior to enrollment at Augsburg.

About Augsburg College
Augsburg College is a private, liberal arts college associated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The college offers its
3,500 students a choice of two programs: Day or Weekend. Students in the Day program can choose from over 50 majors offered on
campus and through the Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities. Students in Weekend College take courses on a weekend/evening
schedule and can choose from the 19 majors available.

College Catalog
The official Augsburg College catalog is available online at The
hard-copy version is available by request from our Admissions department.

Admissions Information
For more information about the educational opportunities available at Augsburg or to obtain application materials and scholarship
information, please contact the appropriate office:

Undergraduate Admissions:                   612-330-1001 or
Weekend College Admissions:                 612-330-1101 or

A cumulative grade point average (G.P.A.) of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale is recommended for admission to the College.

                                                             This guide is based on the 2006-2008 Augsburg catalog and the 2007-2008 Century catalog.
                                                                                                                         Last updated September 2007
                                                                                                                             Content subject to change

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