TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  General Education Requirements, Norfolk State University
Curriculum Code: 1530                                                              

The following is a guide for students who wish to begin their coursework at 
Lansing Community College and transfer to Norfolk State University to complete 
a baccalaureate degree.

Norfolk State University is a public, urban, comprehensive University offering 
programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Founded in 1935, Norfolk 
State University adheres to the traditional purpose of the Historically Black
University and espouses the tradition of service to it students, its alumni, 
the academy, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world.  

Norfolk State University's Mission is to provide an affordable, high-quality 
education for an ethnically and culturally diverse student population, equipping 
them with the capability to become productive citizens who continuously 
contribute to a global and rapidly changing society.  

NSU Requirements            Credits        LCC Course Equivalents

Communications         9 semester hours    SPCH 130; WRIT 121 and 122

Digital, Computer,     3 semester hours    CITF 110
 and Telecommunications          

Health and Physical    3 semester hours    PFFT 100,101,102,103; PFHW 163

Humanities             6 semester hours    ARTS 130,211; HUMS 213,214

Social Sciences        6 semester hours    HIST 211,212; SOCL 120

Cultural Elective      3 semester hours    ENGL 260; HIST 150,214,260; SOCL 260

Mathematics            3 semester hours    MATH 112

Natural Sciences       7 semester hours    BIOL 125; CHEM 135/151&161; ISCI 131

1. This transfer guide represents an Articulation (partnership) Agreement between
   Lansing Community College (LCC) and Norfolk State University (NSU).  This 
   agreement facilitates the transfer of eligible LCC credits into a NSU 
   baccalaureate degree program for qualified LCC students. Students planning to 
   enroll in a program that will transfer to Norfolk State University are asked 
   to contact Tonjala Eaton, Academic Advisor, at (517) 483-1053 or by email at This articulated agreement does not have a specified 
   expiration date. 
2. The declaration of intent to enroll at NSU should be made after the student 
   has completed at least 15 credit hours at LCC and before the student completes
   the transfer-oriented degree or the occupational/technical degree.  It is also 
   required that the student informs NSU upon any decision to discontinue
   participation under this agreement.
3. To be eligible for participation in this articulation agreement, students 
   a. Graduate with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher from a transfer-oriented 
      associate degree program or an occupational/technical degree program 
      (including the general education requirements listed above),
   b. Declare an intent to transfer to NSU, and 
   c. Enroll at NSU within one year of completing their associate degree.  
4. The NSU admissions application fee is waived through this agreement.  
5. Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduation
   requirements.  See the LCC Catalog for details.
6. This transfer guide requires basic skill levels in mathematics, reading, and 
   writing.  To determine accurate course placement, students should take the 
   Computerized Placement Tests in the LCC Assessment Center (GB 200) prior to
   registration.  For testing hours call (517) 267-5500.
For further information and advising, contact Tonjala Eaton, Academic Advisor,
at (517) 483-1053 or email; or Norfolk State University, 700 
Park Ave., Norfolk, VA 23504, (757) 823-8600.  

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014