Transferring to a Kansas Community College

Transfer Equivalencies for Kansas Colleges and Universities

This list of courses has been approved by the Kansas Chief Instructional Administrators (KCIA) to transfer as equivalent general education courses among all community colleges in the state. As more courses are evaluated and approved as having equivalent outcomes and competencies, they will be added to the list.

For questions about transferability for courses not listed please contact an academic advisor.

General Education Courses

Course
Hours
English Composition I
3
English Composition II
3
Public Speaking
3
College Algebra
3
U.S. History to 1877
3
U.S. History Since 1877
3
Introduction to Literature
3
Macroeconomics
3
Microeconomics
3
Introduction to Psychology
3
Introduction to Sociology
3
World Regional Geography
3
General Biology & Lab
4-5
Chemistry I & Lab
4-5
Physical Science & Lab
5
Physics (Non-General) & Lab
4-5
American Government
3
Total Hours
56-59

The list of elective transfer courses below will transfer as equivalents among all Kansas community colleges and technical colleges. The Core Outcomes project will evaluate the above courses. As these course outcomes are approved by the Core Outcomes project, the courses may be moved to the General Education Transfer Course list. Elective courses will continue to be identified bi-annually by the KCIA. 

Elective Transfer Courses

Course
Hours
Anatomy and Physiology
4-5
Microbiology
4-5
Introduction to Anthropology
3
Introduction to Philosophy
3
Interpersonal Communication
3
Calculus I
4-5
Elementary Statistics
3
Introduction to Political Science
3
Ethics
3
Music Appreciation
3
Art Appreciation
3
Theater Appreciation
3
Music History
3
Art History
3
World Cultures to 1500
3
German I
5
Spanish I
5
French I
5
Total Hours
63-66