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APPLIED TECHNOLOGY  (USM);   APPLIED TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTHCARE SERVICES  (MSU)
BAT, BS
Degrees offered by: MSU, USM
CIP: 52.9999
COMMON COURSES ACCEPTED BY ALL INSTITUTIONS OFFERING THIS MAJOR:
  English Composition I & II ENG 1113, ENG 1123 6  
  College Algebra or higher MAT 1313 or higher, except for MAT 1723, MAT 1733, and MAT 1743 3  
  Public Speaking I SPT 1113 3  
  Laboratory Sciences Select two from Laboratory Sciences list 8  
Common Courses Total   20  
ADDITIONAL COURSES ACCEPTED BY: MSU
  Fine Arts ART 1113, DAN 1113, MUS 1113, SPT 2233 3  
  Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 2113 3  
  Humanities ENG 2413, HIS 1113, HIS 1123, HIS 1163, HIS 1173, PHI 2113, PHI 2613 6  
  Statistics MAT 2323 3  
  General Psychology I PSY 1513 3  
  Non-Laboratory Science Select one non-laboratory science from Sciences list 3  
  Technical and/or Academic Electives*   28  
MSU Additional Courses Total   49  
MSU Total   69  
ADDITIONAL COURSES ACCEPTED BY: USM
  Principles of Accounting I ACC 2213 3  
  Fine Arts** ART 1113, DAN 1113, MUS 1113, SPT 2233, others possible 3  
  Literature** ENG 2413, ENG 2423, ENG 2433, others possible 3  
  Humanities** HIS 1163, HIS 1173, PHI 2613, PHI 2113, PHI 2143, others possible (1 HIS required) 6  
  Social and Behavioral Sciences** Select two courses: SOC 2213, HPR 1213, GEO 1113, PSC 1113, PSY 1513, SOC 2113, others possible 6  
USM Additional Courses Total   21  
USM Total   41  
Notes: 
*The MSU Applied Technology in Healthcare Services degree allows up to 28 hours of technical/academic electives from the community college. A maximum of 62 hours can be transferred for this BS degree; therefore, student should select no more than 62 hours from those hours listed above. Many General Education courses are not offered at MSU-Meridian; therefore, it is strongly recommended that students take the General Education courses before enrolling at MSU-Meridian or consult an advisor at MSU-Meridian for available courses.

**USM General Education Curriculum Note: Additional courses may satisfy specific university general education curriculum requirements. See the USM General Education Curriculum (GEC) Course Transfer Policy for details. Specific program requirements are found in the USM Undergraduate Bulletin Degree Plans: http://catalog.usm.edu/

The USM Applied Technology degree requires 36 hours of technical electives from the community college. A maximum of 60 hours can be transferred for this BS degree; therefore, students should select no more than 24 hours from the 38 hours listed above.

Acceptance of community/junior college work is limited to one-half of the total degree hour requirements for graduation in a given curriculum.