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Essential Studies

Only those Chadron State College Essential Studies Courses that have a direct equivalent at Mid-Plains Community College (MPCC) are listed below. Check the current Chadron State catalog for other Essential Studies Requirements and options.

First Year Inquiry - 6 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
 No equivalencies currently exist.   Complete as CSC          
Writing Skills - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
ENG 135 Composition I        3 ENGL 1010 Expository Writing I        3
ENG 136 Composition II        3 ENGL 1020 Expository Writing II        3
Communication - 3 Hours Required (Business majors at CSC must complete BA 331 or the equivalent)
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
 B A 331  Business Communications       3   BSAD 2250 Business Communications       3
 C A 125  Fundamentals of Oral Communication       3 SPCH 1010 or SPCH 1090  Fundamentals of Speech Communication or Fundamentals of Human Communication   3 or 3
Mathematics - 3 Hours Required (Business majors at CSC must complete MATH 138, 142 or 151 or an equivalent)
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
MATH 134 Plane Trigonometry     3 MATH 1250 Trigonometry     3
MATH 138 Applied Calculus     3 MATH 1350 Applied Calculus for Managerial & Social Sciences     3
MATH 142 College Algebra     4 MATH 1150 College Algebra     3
MATH 232 Applied Statistics     3 MATH 1200 Elements of Statistics     3
Creative Art Forms - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
ART 229 Introduction to Graphic Design     3 GDVC 1400 Introduction to Graphic Design     3
MUS 102 Wind Symphony     1 MUSC 1070, 1080, 2070, or 2080 Concert Band I, II, III, or IV     1
MUS 103 Concert Choir     1 MUSC 1010, 1020, 2010, or 2020 Concert Choir I, II, III, or IV     1
MUS 104 Vocal Jazz Ensemble     1 MUSC 1030, 1040, 2030, or 2040 Select Choir I, II, III, or IV     1
MUS 105 Jazz Band     1 MUSC 1050, 1060, 2050, of 2060 Jazz Band I, II, III, or IV     1
MUS 116 Class Piano     Foundations I     1 MUSC 1400, 1410, 1420, or 1430 Piano Techniques I, II, III, or IV     1
TH  134 Principles of Acting

    3

THEA 1140 Acting I     3

 

Science - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
BIOL 136 and 136L Biological Science & Lab 2 and 1 BIOS 1010 & 1011 General Biology & General Biology Lab     4
BIOL 138 and 138L General Botany & Lab 2 and 1 BIOS 1090 & 1091 General Botany & General Botany Lab     4
BIOL 139 and 139L General Zoology & Lab 2 and 1 BIOS 1120 & 1121 Introduction to Zoology & Introduction to Zoology Lab     4
CHEM 131 and 131L College Chemistry & Lab 3 and 1 CHEM 1090 & 1091 General Chemistry I & General Chemistry I Lab     4
CHEM 140 and 140L General Chemistry & Lab 3 and 1 CHEM 1050 & 1051 Survey of Chemistry I & Survey of Chemistry I lab     4
GEOS 231 and 231L Physical Geology & Lab 3 and 1 GEOG 1010 Physical Geology     3
PHYS 135 Physical Science     3 PHYS 1100 Physical Science     4
PHYS 151 and 151L College Physics I & Lab 4 and 1 PHYS 1410 and PHYS 1411 General Physics I and General Physics I Lab     5

 

The Human Condition - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
ART 239 Elements of Art     3 ARTS 1210 Art Appreciation     3
MUS 235 Elements of Music     3 MUSC 1660 Music Appreciation     3
PHIL 231 Introduction to Philosophy     3 PHIL 1010 Introduction to Philosophy     3
TH 235 Elements of Theatre     3 THEA 1010 Introduction to Theatre     3

 

Social Science - 3 hours required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
HIST 151 US History to 1877     3 HIST 2010 American History I to 1877     3
HIST 152 US History Since 1877     3 HIST 2020 American History II Since 1877     3
PS 231 American National Government     3 POLS 1000 American Government and Politics     3
Civic Involvement - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
 No course equivalencies currently exist. Complete at CSC          
Human Diversity - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
ECON 130 Survey of Economics     3 ECON 1000 Contemporary Economic Issues     3
 WLAN 100  Conversational Foreign Language: Repeatable for up to 6 credit hours in a single foreign language. May be repeated for an additional 6 hours in a different language     3  SPAN 1010  Beginning Spanish I     5
WLAN 100 Conversational Foreign Language: (Same as above)     3 SPAN 1020 Beginning Spanish II     5
WLAN 100 Conversational Foreign Language: (Same as above)     3 SPAN 2010 Intermediate Spanish I     3
WLAN 100 Conversational Foreign Language: (Same as above)     3 SPAN 2020 Intermediate Spanish II     3
Wellness - 3 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
 HPER 103  Golf        1  PHED 1240  Golf        1
HPER 233 Personal Health & Wellness        3 HLTH 2300 Health Education        3
Capstone - 6 Hours Required
CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours MPCC Course # MPCC Course Title Credit Hours
 No equivalencies currently exist. Complete at CSC          

Reviewed February 2013, September 2014