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Central Texas College and American Public University System

Articulation Agreement for Associate of Applied Science in Homeland Security and Emergency Management to Bachelor of Arts of Homeland Security


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Crosswalk table - CTC AAS in Homeland Security and Emergency Management to American Public University Bachelor of Arts of Homeland Security
Central Texas College American Public University
Course # Course Title Credits Course # Course Title Credits
First Year - First Semester Transfer to APUS as
HMSY 1337 Introduction to Homeland Security 3   General Elective 3
EMAP 1400 Principles of Basic Emergency Mgmt 4   General Elective 4
LGLA 1372 National Security Law 3   General Elective 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3 ENGL101 Proficiency in Writing 3
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3 POLS210 American Government I 3
First Year - Second Semester Transfer to APUS as
HMSY 1338 Homeland Security Emergency Comm Management 3   General Elective 3
HMSY 1340 Homeland Security Intelligence Operations 3 HLSS320 Intelligence and Homeland Security 3
HMSY 1341 Critical Infrastructure Protection 3   General Elective 3
HMSY 1342 Understanding and Combating Terrorism 3 HLSS154 Mind of a Terrorist 3
Second Year - First Semester Transfer to APUS as
KINE Physical Activity Course 1   General Elective 1
Select ONE: Humanities/Fine Arts Selection
ENGL 2322 British Literature I 3 LITR210 English Literature: Beowulf to 18th Century 3
ENGL 2323 British Literature II 3 LITR211 English Literature: 18th Century to Present 3
ENGL 2327 American Literature I 3 LITR220 American Literature before The Civil War 3
ENGL 2328 American Literature II 3 LITR221 American Literature from the Civil War to Present 3
ENGL 2332 World Literature I 3 LITR201 World Literature through the Renaissance 3
ENGL 2333 World Literature II 3 LITR202 World Literature since the Renaissance 3
MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics I 3 MATH125 Math for Liberal Arts Majors 3
HMSY 1370 IT Security for Homeland Security Specialists 3   General Elective 3
Select ONE: Social/Behavioral Selection
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 ECON102 Macroeconomics 3
ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics 3 ECON101 Microeconomics 3
GEOG 1302 Human Geography 3   General Education Social Science 3
GEOG 1303 World Regional Geography 3   General Education Social Science 3
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3 PSYC101 Introduction to Psychology 3
SOCI 1301 Introduction to Sociology 3 SOCI111 Introduction to Sociology 3
SOCI 1306 Social Problems 3 SOCI212 Social Problems 3
SOCI 2319 Minority Studies 3   General Education Social Science 3
Select ONE
EMAP 2355 Disaster Recovery 3   General Elective 3
HMSY 1371 Counter Terrorism 3   General Elective 3
Second Year - Second Semester Transfer to APUS as
EMAP 2300 Developing Volunteer Resources & Decision Making 3   9 of 12 will transfer to APUS as General Elective. BA in Homeland Security has 36 credit hours of General Elective Requirements. 9
EMAP 2301 Leadership and Effective Communication 3  
EMAP 2302 Managing Mass Casualty and Fatality Incidents 3  
HMSY 2337 Managing a Unified Incident Command 3  
HMSY 1470 Final Project in Homeland Security and Emergency Management 4   General Elective 4
Total Transfer Credits for AAS 60 Transferable from AAS to BA 57

Please Note: In order to transfer courses from CTC to APUS, the student must earn a grade of "C" or better.

 

Additional Required Courses for BA in Homeland Security - May be completed at CTC or APUS
Central Texas College American Public University
Course # Course Title Credits Course # Course Title Credits
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3 ENGL102 Effectiveness in Writing  3
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3 POLS210 American Government 3
Select ONE
HUMA 1315 Fine Arts Appreciation 3 ARTH200 Art Appreciation 3
SPCH 1315 Public Speaking 3 COMM200 Public Speaking 3
PHIL 1301 Introduction to Philosophy 3 PHIL101 Introduction to Philosophy 3
PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics 3 PHIL200 Introduction to Ethics 3
PHIL 1304 Introduction to World Religions 3 RELS201 Introduction to World Religions 3
  -Any beginning foreign language- 3   Varies - General Education Humanities 3
Select TWO
HIST 1301 United States History I 3 HIST101 American History to 1877 3
HIST 1302 United States History II 3 HIST102 American History since 1877 3
HIST 2311 Western Civilization I 3 HIST121 Western Civilization to the 30 Years War 3
HIST 2312 Western Civilization II 3 HIST122 Western Civilization since 30 Years War 3
Select ONE
BIOL 1406 Biology for Science Majors I 4 SCIN130 Introduction to Biology with Lab 4
CHEM 1406 Introduction to General Chemistry 4 SCIN131 Introduction to Chemistry with Lab 4
PHYS 1401 College Physics 4 SCIN133 Introduction to Physics with Lab 4
Total Non-AAS/BA Applicable credits to earn 19

                                                               

 

Degree Overview
Transfer Credits from AAS 57
Non-AAS/BA Applicable Only Transfer Credits 19
Total Transferable Credits 76
Total Credits to Earn at APUS 45
Total Credits earned between CTC and APUS 121

 

Required APUS Courses for BA in Homeland Security
Course # Course Title Credits
First Course Requirement
COLL100 Foundations of Online Learning 3
Core Requirements
HLSS300 Research Methods in Homeland Security Studies 3
HLSS302 Introduction to Homeland Security and Defense 3
HLSS305 Private Sector Homeland Security 3
HLSS311 Border and Coastal Security 3
Major Requirements
Select 9 courses from Major requirements. See APUS catalog for choices 27
Final Course Requirements
HLSS498 Senior Seminar in Homeland Security 3
Total Credits to Earn 45
Total Credits for BA Homeland Security 121

 


Central Texas College and American Public University System

Articulation Agreement for Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice to Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice


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Articulation Agreement for Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice to Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Central Texas College American Public University
Course # Course Title Credits Course # Course Title Credits
First Year - First Semester Transfer to APUS as

CJSA 1322/

CRIJ 1301

Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 CMRJ100 Introduction to Law Enforcement 3

CJSA 2300/

CRIJ 2323

Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement 3   General Elective 3

CJSA 1313/

CRIJ 1306

Court Systems and Practices 3 LSTD204 Introduction to the Courts 3

CJSA 1312/

CRIJ 1307

Crime in America 3   General Elective 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3 ENGL101 Proficiency in Writing 3
First Year - Second Semester Transfer to APUS as

CJSA 1327/

CRIJ 1310

Fundamentals of Criminal Law 3   General Elective 3

CJSA 1317/

CRIJ 1313

Juvenile Justice System 3 CMRJ206 Ethics in Criminal Justice 3
CJSA 1348 Ethics in Criminal Justice 3 CMRJ308 Ethics in Criminal Justice 3
Select ONE
ENGL 1302* Composition II* 3 ENGL102 Effectiveness in Writing 3
ENGL 2311 Technical and Business Writing 3 ENGL220 Technical Writing 3
Select ONE
MATH 1332* Contemporary Mathematics I* 3 MATH125 Math for Liberal Arts Majors 3
MATH 1342 Elementary Statistical Methods 3 Math125 General Education Mathematics 3
Second Year - First Semester Transfer to APUS as
CJSA2331/CRIJ2328 Police and Systems and Practice 3 CMRJ203 Patrol Methodogies & Community Policing 3
CJSA1342/CRIJ2314 Criminal Investigation 3 CMRJ306 Criminal Investigation 3
Criminal Justice Elective 3 General Elective 3
SOCI 1301 Introduction to Sociology 3 ISOC111 Introduction to Sociology 3
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3 POLS210 American Government I 3
Second Year - Second Semester Transfer to APUS as
CJSA2331 Child Abuse, Prevention & Invest 3 General Elective 3
Criminal Justice Elective 3 General Elective 3
Select ONE
SPCH13515 Public Speaking Business and Professional Comm 3 COMM200 Public Speaking 3
SPCH1321
Select ONE: Humanities/Fine Arts Selection
ENGL 2322 British Literature I 3 LITR210 English Literature: Beowulf to 18th Century 3
ENGL 2323 British Literature II LITR211 English Literature: 18th Century to Present
ENGL 2327 American Literature I LITR220 American Literature before the Civil War
ENGL 2328 American Literature II LITR221 American Literature from the Civil War to Present
ENGL 2332 World Literature I LITR201 World Literature through the Renaissance
ENGL 2333 World Literature II LITR202 World Literature since the Renaissance
Select Computer Technology Skills Elective 3 General Elective 3
Total Transfer Credits for AAS Criminal Justice 60 Transferable from AAS to BA in Criminal Justice 60

Please Note: In order to transfer courses from CTC to APUS, the student must earn a grade of "C" or better.

 

Additional Required Courses for BA in Criminal Justice - May be completed at CTC or APUS
Central Texas College American Public University
Course # Course Title Credits Course # Course Title Credits
Select TWO
HIST 1301 United States History I 6 HIST101 American History to 1877 6
HIST 1302 United States History II HIST102 American History Since 1877
HIST 2301 Texas History   General Education History
HIST 2311 Western Civilization I HIST121 Western Civilization before The 30 Years War
HIST 2312 Western Civilization II HIST122 Western Civilization since The 30 Years War
Select ONE
BIOL 1406 Biology for Science Majors I 4 SCIN130 Introduction to Biology with Lab 4
CHEM 1406 Introduction to General Chemistry SCIN131 Introduction to Physics with Lab
PHYS 1401 College Physics I SCIN133 Introduction to Physics with Lab
Select ONE
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 ECON102 Macroeconomics 3
ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics SCIN131 Microeconomics
GEOG 1300 Introduction to Geography GEOG101 Introduction to Geography
GEOG 1302 Cultural Geography   General Education Social Science
PSYC 2301 Introduction to Psychology PSYC101 Introduction to Psychology
PSYC 2306 Understanding Human Sexuality CHFD220 Human Sexuality
SOCI 1306 Social Problems SOCI212 Social Problems
Total Non-AAS credits to earn 13 Total Transferable Credits 73

 

Required APUS Courses for BA in Criminal Justice
Required APUS Courses for BA in Criminal Justice
COLL100 Foundations of Online Learning 3
CMRJ201 Criminal Justice Administration 3
CMRJ300 Research Methods of Criminal Justice 3
CMRJ302 U.S. Enforcement 3
CMRJ303 Criminology 3
CMJ316 Corrections and Incarceration 3
LSTD301 Constitutional Law 3
LSTD32 Criminal Law 3
LSTD400 Criminal Legal Process 3
Select ONE Concentration Course - See APUS Course Catalog for choices 3
Select Five Elective Courses 15
CMRJ499 Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice 3
Total Credits to Earn 48
Total Credits for BA in Criminal Justice 121

 

 


Central Texas College and American Public University System

Articulation Agreement for Associate of Applied Science in Nursing to Online Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing


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Articulation Agreement for Associate of Applied Science in Nursing to Online Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
Central Texas College American Public University
Course # Course Title Credits Course # Course Title Credits
BIOL 2401 Anatomy and Physiology 4 BIOL250 Human Anatomy and Physiology with Lab I 4
BIOL 2402 Anatomy and Physiology 4 BIOL251 Human Anatomy and Physiology with Lab II 4
BIOL 2420 Microbiology for Non-science Majors 4 SCIN202 Introduction to Microbiology 4
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3 ENGL101 Proficiency in Writing 3
HPRS 2300 Pharmacology for Health Professions 3 General Elective 3
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3 PAYC101 Introduction to Psychology 3
Select ONE: Humanities/Fine Arts Selection
Arts 1311 Design 1 3 General Education Humanities 3
ARTS 1316 Drawing I General Education Humanities
ARTS 2316 Painting General Education Humanities
ARTS 2326 Sculpture I General Education Humanities
HUMA 1315 Fine Arts Appreciation ARTH200 Art Appreciation
MUSI 1301 Fundamentals of Music I General Education Humanities
MUSI 1306 Music Appreciation MUSI200 Music Appreciation
MUSI 1311 Music Theory I General Education Humanities
PHIL 1301 Introduction to Philosophy PHIL101 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 1304 Introduction to World Religions RELS201 Introduction to World Religions
A.S. Nursing Credits** See Central Texas College Catalog for list of courses. 33 B.S.N. Major Requirements 30
Total Credits for A.S.N. 60 Transferable Credits from A.S.N. 57

 

 

Additional Required Courses for BSN - May be completed at Central Texas College or APUS
Central Texas College American Public University
Course # Course Title Credits Course # Course Title Credits
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3 ENGL102 Effectiveness in Writing 3
Math 1313 College Algebra 3 Math110 College Algebra 3
Select ONE
ENGL 2322 British Literature I 3 LITR210 English Literature: Beowulf to 18th Century 3
ENGL 2327 American Literature I LITR220 American Literature before the Civil War
ENGL 2332 World Literature I LITR201 World Literature through the Reneaissance
Select TWO
HIST 1301 United States History I 6 HIST101 American History to 1877 6
HIST 1302 United States History II HIST102 American History Since 1877
HIST 2311 Western Civilization I HIST121 Western Civilization before The 30 Years War
HIST 2312 Western Civilization II HIST122 Western Civilization since The 30 Years War
Select ONE
GOVT 2304 Introdcution to Political Science 3   General Education Political Science 3
GOVT 2305 Federal Government POLS210 American Government I

 

Required APUS Nursing Courses for BSN
Course # Course Title Credits
Institutional Requirement
COLL100 Foundations of Online Learning 3
Core Courses
NURS300 Professional Transitions in Nursing 3
NURS310 Assessment, Evaluation and Clinical Decision-Making 3
NURS320 Integrated Pathophysiology and Clinical Pharmocology I 3
NURS330 Integrated Pathophysiology and Clinical Pharmocology II 3
NURS340 Science of Evidence-Based Practice 3
NURS350 Transformational Leadership and Cultures of Safety 3
NURS400 Emerging Scholarship and Trends in Healthcare 3
NURS401 Caring for Today's Veterans 3
NURS410 Community Health I 3
NURS420 Community Health II 3
Major Course(30SH fulfilled by A.S.N)
MATH302 Statistics 3
Elective
Select TWO Elective Courses* 6
 
NURS498 Senior Seminar in Nursing Studies 3
Total Credits to Earn 47
Total Credits for BA in Criminal Justice 121

 

* Can take any course not required in General Education or Nursing Program to fulfill this requirement.  See APUS catalog for choices.

** Only 30 hours of nursing credit will be accepted towards the BSN program.  This requires both the completion of the ASN as well as an active RN license.