Health Science (ASA)

Source: MCC 2015-16 Catalog
The Michigan Transfer Agreement Associate in Science and Arts (ASA) degrees are effective as of fall 2014. A minimum of 62 credit hours with a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA is required for the ASA Degree. Courses numbered below 100 do not count toward the ASA.
MCC and the Michigan Transfer Agreement require a “C” or better in courses used to meet ASA and MTA requirements. Groups of courses requiring grades of “C” or better are noted on this guide.

General Education Requirements (Minimum – 35 credits)
Communication – 6 credits with grades of “C” or better
English – 101, 102


Science – 17 credits with grades of “C” or better
Courses must be in two or more disciplines (subjects).
Must include at least one lab science
Lab classes:
Biology – 105L&L, 106L&L, 207LEC and 207A
Choose one:
Chemistry 100LEC and 100A
Chemistry 109LEC and 109A


Math – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Math – 105, 107A, 109, 111, 112, 115 (or BUS 105), 151, 161, 162, 215, 276, 283, 295


Ethics and Logic – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Philosophy – 204


Social Relationships – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Psychology – 201


Western Culture – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Art – 198, 199, 202
English – 200, 201, 204, 205, 206, 210, 213, 225, 226, 227, 228, 231
History – 101, 102, 204
Humanities – 195
Political Science – 203
Theater – 201


American Culture – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
History – 201, 202, 207, 211, 212A, 214, 220
Political Science – 111, 205, 220


International Culture – 3 credits with grades of “C” or better
Anthropology – 103, 110
Chinese – 101
English – 207, 211, 218
French – 101, 102, 201, 202
Geography – 104, 105
German – 101, 102, 201, 202
History – 150, 151, 216
International Cultural Studies – 101BEL (Belize)
Philosophy – 203, 210
Political Science – 202, 210, 211
Spanish – 101, 102, 201, 202


Aesthetic Values – 3 credits
Art – 100A, 101, 104, 105B, 107, 108, 109, 117, 204B, 205, 207, 208, 209, 211, 220
Dance – 100, 101, 102, 106, 200, 201, 206, 210A, 210B, 210C, 210D
English – 208 (Communications 203), 223
Music classes numbered 100 and above except Music 240
Music – 100, 101, 102, 103, 192, 194, 195, 201, 202
Theater – 101, 102, 108, 120, 141, 142, 144, 145, 147, 148, 160, 202, 203, 210, 212, 217, 260


Physical Education and Health – 2 credits
Physical Education – 101A and one credit from any Physical Education or Dance course


Computer Competency
Pass MCC’s Computer Competency test, or pass any CIS course with a grade of “C” or better.


Electives – Minimum 15 credits
Choose additional courses from General Education courses listed above, or other courses related to your health science major.