2020-2021 Catalog

MassTransfer Requirements

Students planning to transfer to one of the state-supported universities or colleges in Massachusetts are eligible for MassTransfer. See MassTransfer for more information.

MassTransfer provides community college graduates who complete designated associate degrees with the benefits of the full transfer and applicability of credit, guaranteed admission (2.500 GPA or higher) and a tuition discount (3.000 GPA or higher).

MassTransfer also provides students in the Massachusetts public higher education system the intermediate goal of completing a portable Gen Ed Foundation which will satisfy the general education/distribution/core requirements across institutions.

Listed on this page are all of the courses that meet MassTransfer requirements. In addition, there is a listing of courses that meet BCC’s Literature requirement (see below).

Please refer to the explanation of course codes in the table before reading the course descriptions.

Courses That Meet MassTransfer Requirements

 

English Composition/Writing EC

ENG-101Composition I

3

ENG-102Composition II

3

ENG-103Honors Composition I

3

ENG-116Technical Writing

3

ENG-246Creative Writing: Fiction

3

Humanities and Fine Arts HU

BUS-260Business Ethics

3

COM-104Introduction to Interpersonal Communication

3

COM-105Introduction to Oral Communication

3

COM-107Introduction to Oral Communication in Business

3

COM-108Introduction to Communication & Mass Media

3

DAN-118Dance Through the Ages

3

ENG-143Multi-Genre Creative Writing

3

ENG-205Children's Literature

3

ENG-215Introduction to Literature

3

ENG-216Introduction to the Novel

3

ENG-221Literature of Western Civilization I

3

ENG-223Creative Writing: Poetry

3

ENG-228US Poetry Since 1945

3

ENG-231American Literature to 1865

3

ENG-232American Literature Since 1865

3

ENG-235Advanced Composition & Training for Writing Tutors

3

ENG-241British Literature I

3

ENG-242British Literature II

3

ENG-245Modern Fiction

3

ENG-246Creative Writing: Fiction

3

ENG-255Multiethnic American Literature

3

ENG-263Creative Writing: Creative Non-Fiction

3

ENG-297Special Topics in Literature

3

FAS-111Drawing I

3

FAS-115Digital Photography

3

FAS-120Drawing II

3

FAS-123Two-Dimensional Design I

3

FAS-124Three-Dimensional Design I

3

FAS-163Two-Dimensional Design II

3

FAS-171Pre-Renaissance Art History

3

FAS-172Renaissance to Modern Art History

3

FAS-173Twentieth Century Art History

3

FAS-210Fundamentals of Painting

3

FAS-222Advanced Studio Art

4

FAS-225Figure Drawing

3

FAS-233Mixed Medium I

3

FAS-240Intermediate Painting

3

FAS-242Digital Art

3

FAS-245Watercolor Painting

3

FAS-246Watercolor Painting II

3

FAS-297Special Topics in Visual Arts

3

FRE-101Introductory French I

4

FRE-102Introductory French II

4

HIS-225Comparative Religions

3

HON-298GHonors Colloquium: Gothic Literature & Horror Film

3

HON-298IHonors Colloquium: Graphic Novel & Comics As Cultural Barometer

3

HUM-121Introduction to the Humanities

3

HUM-136Conv American Sign Language

3

HUM-155The Harlem Renaissance

3

HUM-159Digital Culture

3

HUM-218Conversational American Sign Language II

3

HUM-233Film as Art

3

HUM-297Special Topics in Humanities

3

MUS-101Applied Music I (All Other Instruments)

1

MUS-102Applied Music II (All Other Instruments)

1

MUS-106Fundamentals of Music

3

MUS-108Music Theory I

3

MUS-110American Popular Music

3

MUS-132Recording Technology - SONAR

3

MUS-138Class Piano I

1

MUS-139Class Piano II

1

MUS-145World Music

3

MUS-156Musicianship I

2

MUS-163Jazz Ensemble I

1

MUS-164Jazz Ensemble II

1

MUS-185Music Notation Using Finale

3

MUS-187Music Theory II

3

MUS-201Appl Music Iii (Other Instruments)

2

MUS-202Applied Music IV (All Other Instruments)

2

MUS-216Musicianship II

2

MUS-225Music HistoryI

3

MUS-249Song Writing

3

MUS-263Jazz Ensemble III

1

MUS-264Jazz Ensemble IV

1

MUS-297Special Topics in Music

3

PHL-101Philosophy & Self-Identity

3

PHL-102Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHL-209Ethics

3

SPA-101Introductory Spanish I

4

SPA-102Introductory Spanish II

4

SPA-131Spanish for the Workplace I

3

SPA-132Spanish for the Workplace II

3

SPA-133Spanish for the Workplace III

3

SPA-201Intermediate Spanish I

4

SPA-202Intermediate Spanish II

4

THR-101Introduction to the Theatre

3

THR-104Acting I

3

THR-105Acting II

3

THR-106Fundamentals of Theatre Design

3

THR-110Acting for Television & Film

3

THR-111History of Theatre & Drama I

3

THR-112History of Theatre & Drama II

3

THR-205Directing

3

THR-233Movement for Actors

3

THR-297Special Topics in Theatre

3

Mathematics MA

ENM-151Engineering Calculus I

4

ENM-152Engineering Calculus II

4

ENM-251Engineering Calculus III

4

MAT-102College Algebra

3

MAT-102ACollege Algebra I

1

MAT-102BCollege Algebra II

1

MAT-102CCollege Algebra III

1

MAT-113Survey of College Mathematics

3

MAT-121Precalculus

4

MAT-123Elementary Statistics

3

MAT-151Calculus I

4

MAT-253Linear Algebra

3

MAT-254Differential Equations

3

Natural or Physical Laboratory Science LS*

ATM-145Introduction to Weather & Climate

4

BIO-101General Biology I

4

BIO-102General Biology II

4

BIO-105Fundamentals of Biology

4

BIO-109Introductory Ecology I

4

BIO-110Introductory Ecology II

4

BIO-111Introduction to Botany

4

BIO-112Zoology

4

BIO-201Anatomy & Physiology I

4

BIO-202Anatomy & Physiology II

4

BIO-207Microbiology

4

BIO-208Ornithology

4

BIO-230Biotechnology

3

BIO-236Evolution

4

CHM-101Introductory Chemistry I

4

CHM-102Introductory Chemistry II

4

CHM-201Organic Chemistry I

4

CHM-202Organic Chemistry II

4

ENT-161Engineering Physics I: Mechanics

4

ENT-162Engineering Physics II: Fluids, Heat And Sound

4

ENT-261Engineering Physics Iii: Electricity, Magnetism & Light

4

ENV-101Conservation of Natural Resources I

4

ENV-102Conservation of Natural Resources II

4

ENV-139Tropical Ecosystems

4

ENV-165Field Methods in Environmental Science

4

ENV-207Wildlife Biology

4

ENV-208Aquatic Biology

4

ENV-247Advanced Travel Study

4

GEY-121Earth Systems Science

4

GEY-136Geographic Information Systems

4

PHY-101College Physics I

4

PHY-102College Physics II

4

PHY-111AThe Ideas of Physics

4

Natural or Physical Non-Laboratory Science NS

AHS-121Essentials of Pharmacology

3

AHS-150Introduction to Nutrition

3

AHS-230Pathophysiology

3

ATM-110Climate Change

3

ATM-126Extreme Weather: Past, Present & Future

3

ATM-135Introduction to Astronomy & the Night Sky

3

BIO-175Brain, Mind & Behavior: An Introduction to Biopsychology

3

CHM-110Chemistry in Your Life

3

CHM-150Essentials of Chemistry

3

ENV-114Ecology of Berkshire Wildlife

3

Behavioral/Social Sciences SS

ANT-101Cultural Anthropology

3

ANT-197Special Topics in Anthropology

3

ECO-150World Economy

3

ECO-211Principles of Microeconomics

3

ECO-212Principles of Macroeconomics

3

ENV-182Environmental Advocacy

3

GEO-125World Geography

3

GOV-105United States Government

3

GOV-135The Constitution & Civil Rights

3

HIS-113Western Civ to 1500

3

HIS-114Western Civilization Since 1500

3

HIS-117United States History to 1877

3

HIS-118United States History Since 1865

3

HIS-121World History to 1500

3

HIS-122World History Since 1500

3

HIS-238History of the Holocaust

3

HIS-244African Slave Trade & Colonization

3

HON-298FHonors Colloquium: Conspiracy Theories In American History

3

PSY-107Introductory Psychology

3

PSY-204Human Growth & Development

3

PSY-206Adolescent Psychology

3

PSY-207Social Psychology

3

PSY-208Interviewing & Counseling

3

PSY-210Psychology of the Mass Media

4

PSY-226Abnormal Psychology

3

PSY-297Special Topics in Psychology

1

SOC-105Introductory Sociology

3

SOC-136Sociology of Marriage & the Family

3

SOC-197Special Topics in Sociology

1

SOC-203Issues Through Film & Video

3

SOC-208Contemporary Social Problems

3

SOC-216Racial & Ethnic Minorities

3

SOC-219Gender & Justice

3

SOC-228Death & Dying

3

SOC-234Urban Sociology: A Visual & Global Approach

3

SOC-297Topical Seminar in Sociology

1

Courses that meet the BCC Literature Requirement

ENG-205Children's Literature

3

ENG-215Introduction to Literature

3

ENG-216Introduction to the Novel

3

ENG-217Women's World Literature

3

ENG-221Literature of Western Civilization I

3

ENG-222Literature of Western Civilization II

3

ENG-228US Poetry Since 1945

3

ENG-231American Literature to 1865

3

ENG-232American Literature Since 1865

3

ENG-241British Literature I

3

ENG-242British Literature II

3

ENG-245Modern Fiction

3

ENG-247Literary Memoir

3

ENG-255Multiethnic American Literature

3

ENG-297Special Topics in Literature

3

* ENG-205 meets this requirement ONLY for students enrolled in the Early Childhood Education Concentration.