Sep 24, 2018  
2018-2019 GCC Catalog 
  
2018-2019 GCC Catalog

CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree: Spanish Studies, A.A.


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With this degree, you will be able to transfer to the following majors:

At Central Connecticut State University Spanish, B.A.
At Eastern Connecticut State University Spanish, B.A.
At Southern Connecticut State University Spanish, B.A.
At Western Connecticut State University Spanish, B.A.

Here is the recommended course of study for the Spanish Studies Transfer Degree. If you are studying part-time, simply follow the order of the courses listed here. Note that not all courses will be available every semester. You will notice that in many instances, you will be able to choose the specific course you will take from within a category.

Please contact a campus advisor for any questions:

First Semester


  • ENG* 101 - Composition 3 credits
  • SPA* 101 - Elementary Spanish I 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Aesthetic Dimensions 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Critical Analysis/Logical Thinking 3 credits
  • Unrestricted Elective* 3 credits
  • *You are free to choose any courses at or above the 100-level to complete unrestricted electives, although you may need to use some of these cedits to take a math course that prepares you for the required level of math in your program. If you begin Spanish at a higher level than SPA 101, you will receive additional unrestricted electives. You should also consider using unrestricted electives to gegin work on completing a minor. Central Connecticut State University will require that you complete a minor by earning at least 18 credits in one area outside your major field; you must complete at least 9 of those minor credits at Central. You can also complete other General Education requirements for Central, Southern and Western Connecticut State Universities and Charter Oak State College–but not Eastern Connecticut State University. Your advisor will help you to determine which courses to select.

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Total Program Credits: 15


Second Semester


  • SPA* 102 - Elementary Spanish II 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Written Communication II 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Scientific Reasoning 3-4 credits
  • Choose one course in Quantitative Reasoning 3-4 credits
  • Unrestricted Elective* 3 credits
  • * You are free to choose any courses at or above the 100-level to complete unrestricted electives, although you may need to use some of these credits to take a math course that prepares you for required level of math in your degree program. You should also consider using unrestricted electives to meet foreign language requirements at Central, Eastern, and Western Connecticut State Universities or to begin work on completing a minor.  Central Connecticut State University will require that you complete a minor by earning at least 18 credits in one area outside your major field–you must complete at least 9 of those minor credits at Central. You can also complete other General Education requirements for CCSU, SCSU, WCSU, and COSC–but not ECSU.  You are encouraged to meet with your advisor to determine which courses to select.

Total Semester Credits: 15-17


Third Semester


Begin the transfer application process in your third semester or the semester before you plan to graduate. FAFSA becomes available October 1.

  • SPA* 201 - Intermediate Spanish I 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Scientific Knowledge and Understanding 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Social Phenomena 3 credits
  • Choose one course in General Education I - Creativity 3 credits
  • Unrestricted Elective* 3 credits
  • * You are free to choose any courses at or above the 100-level to complete unrestricted electives, although you may need to use some of these credits to take a math course that prepares you for required level of math in your degree program. You should also consider using unrestricted electives to meet foreign language requirements at Central, Eastern, and Western Connecticut State Universities or to begin work on completing a minor.  Central Connecticut State University will require that you complete a minor by earning at least 18 credits in one area outside your major field–you must complete at least 9 of those minor credits at Central. You can also complete other General Education requirements for CCSU, SCSU, WCSU, and COSC–but not ECSU.  You are encouraged to meet with your advisor to determine which courses to select.

Total Semester Credits: 16


Fourth Semester


  • SPA* 202 - Intermediate Spanish II 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Oral Communication 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Historical Knowledge and Understanding 3 credits
  • Choose one course in General Education II - Global Knowledge 3 credits
  • Unrestricted Elective* 3 credits
  • * You are free to choose any courses at or above the 100-level to complete unrestricted electives, although you may need to use some of these credits to take a math course that prepares you for required level of math in your degree program. You should also consider using unrestricted electives to meet foreign language requirements at Central, Eastern, and Western Connecticut State Universities or to begin work on completing a minor.  Central Connecticut State University will require that you complete a minor by earning at least 18 credits in one area outside your major field–you must complete at least 9 of those minor credits at Central. You can also complete other General Education requirements for CCSU, SCSU, WCSU, and COSC–but not ECSU.  You are encouraged to meet with your advisor to determine which courses to select.

Total Program Credits: 15


Total Program Credits: 61-63


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