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Transfer Agreement - East Los Angeles College (ELAC)

Whittier College / East Los Angeles College (ELAC) Transfer Agreement
Updated 2021 - 2022
Whittier College and East Los Angeles College
2021 - 2022 Transfer Agreement


Whittier College may accept a maximum of 90 semester credits in transfer, 70 of which may be from the community college level. To be eligible for transfer, courses must be completed with a final grade of C- or higher. Courses accepted in transfer will be accepted with a "TR" indicating transfer credit. Grades will not transfer.

 
Whittier CollegeCreditsEast Los Angeles College
Liberal Education Program
I. Community 
Community 1: FWS (Freshman Writing Seminar) + Linked Course (taken first semester of freshman year)3ENGLISH 101; (Credit will only be awarded to students transferring at least 21 semester units to Whittier College).
3No transferable equivalent
II. Communication
COM1: Quantitative Literacy3BUS 015; CHEM 101, 102; ENG GEN 221; MATH 227, 227S, 230, 235, 236, 245-263; PHYSICS 021, 022, 101-103; PSYCH 091.
COM2: Writing Intensive Course3ENGLISH 102, 103.
COM3: Creative and Performing Arts2ANIMATN 212, 216-219, 221; ART 201-209, 300-309, 501-503, 604-633, 708-711; ENGLISH 127; MUSIC 321-561, 650-775; PHOTO 010-018, 030-032, 047-051; TECTHTR 361, 371, 381; THEATER 200, 232, 244, 270-273. (May be satisfied by a single course of two or more units or by two courses of one unit each).
COM4: Senior Presentation1No transferable equivalent
III. Cultural Perspectives - One course from four of the following seven areas
CUL1: African3AFRO AM 004; ARTHIST 141.
CUL2: Asian3ARTHIST 130, 131; ASIAN 003, 011; CHINESE 010; JAPAN 009.
CUL3: Latin American3ARTHIST 151; CHICANO 003, 019, 042, 044, 051, 052, 062; DANCEST 458; HISTORY 023; MUSIC 132; SPANISH 010, 012, 016.
CUL4: North American3AFRO-AM 004, 005; ASIAN 001; CHICANO 004, 007, 008, 025-027, 037, 046, 047; ENGLISH 207, 208; HISTORY 011, 012, 052, 081, 082; POL SCI 001.
CUL5: European3ENGLISH 205, 206; FRENCH 010; HISTORY 001, 002; HUMAN 001; PHILOS 012, 014; SPANISH 009.
CUL6: Cross-Cultural3ANTHRO 102; ARTHIST 110, 120, 171; ENGLISH 203, 204; HISTORY 005-007, 086, 087; PHILOS 033; POL SCI 002, 007.
CUL7: Language3ASL 001-004; CHINESE 001-003; FRENCH 001-004; JAPAN 001-004; SPANISH 001-004, 035, 036.
IV: Connections
CON1: Pair Course #13No longer graduation requirement
CON1: Pair Course #23No longer graduation requirement
CON2: Science and Math (methods/ideas with analysis of cultural or societal issues)4Two science courses with labs from two different subject areas will satisfy this requirement. Courses may not also satisfy Natural Science Breadth. 
Breadth
Two 3-credit courses from each of the three divisions below
Humanities/Fine Arts (two courses listed from different disciplines)3ART: 103, 201-209, 300-309, 501-503, 604-633, 708-711; ANTHRO: 104, 132; ARTHIST: 100, 110, 111, 116, 120, 121, 126, 130, 131, 136, 139, 140, 141, 151, 161, 162, 171, 181. ASIAN: 003, 011, 020; CHICANO: 027, 032 ,037, 042, 044 (same as SPANISH 016), 046, 051, 052, 054, 057, 062; CHINESE: 010; DANCEST: 457,458; ENGLISH: 102, 203-208, 211, 212, 215, 216, 218, 239-241, 245; FRENCH: 010, 026; HISTORY: 001, 002, 006, 007, 011, 012, 023, 082, 086, 097; HUMAN 001, 008, 060; JAPAN: 009; MUSIC: 111, 116, 121, 122, 132, 141; PHILOS: 001, 012-015, 019, 020, 028, 031, 033, 044; PHOTO: 047-051, 121-123; SPANISH 009, 010, 012, 016, 026, 036, 037; TECTHTR 367; THEATER 100, 101, 110, 112, 505, 250, 252.
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Natural Science (two courses listed from different disciplines)3Physical Sciences: ASTRON 001, 005; CHEM 065, 101, 102, 201, 211, 212, 221; EARTH 001, 002; ENV SCI 001, 022, 024 (not approved if taken SP17); GEOG 001, 003 (same as METEOR 003), 015; GEOLOGY 001, 002, 004, 006, 007, 015; METEOR 003; PHYSICS 006, 007, 011, 017, 021, 022, 101, 102, 103. 
Biological Sciences: ANATOMY
 001; ANTHRO 101, 111; BIOLOGY 003, 006, 007, 009, 020, 022, 025, 046; MICRO 001, 020; OCEANO 001, 010; PHYSIOL 001, 006; PSYCH 002.
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Social Science (two courses listed from different disciplines)3ACCTG 001-003; ADM JUS 001, 002; AFRO AM 004, 005; ANTHRO 102, 103, 104, 109, 121; ASIAN 001, 002; CHICANO 002, 003, 007, 008, 019, 020, 025, 026, 031, 033, 047, 050, 080; CH DEV 001; COMM 121,190; ECON 001, 002, 011, 030, 060; EDUC 203; ENV SCI 017 (same as GEOG 014); FAM & CS 031; GEOG 002, 007, 014; JOURNAL 105; LAW 001, 002, 026; POL SCI 001, 002, 005, 007, 019, 040, 050; PSYCH 001, 011, 013, 014, 032, 041, 052, 092; SOC 001, 002, 004, 011-014, 021, 022, 086.
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