University of Houston-Victoria

Admissions

Transfer Plan for Texas State Technical College

Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences
in Biology, Biotechnology, Communication, General Business, General Studies, Legal Assistance & Administration, Marketing or Psychology

Total of 40 hours must be upper division level.

30 of the last 36 upper division semester hours must be completed at UHV.

TSTC Courses (AA)*

10 Communication – 6 semester hours

  • ENGL 1301
  • ENGL 1302

20 Mathematics – 3 semester hours

  • Select 1 math from TSTC core approved list

30 Life and Physical Sciences – 6 semester hours

  • Select 2 from TSTC core approved list

40 Language, Philosophy and Culture – 3 semester hours

  • Select 1 from TSTC core approved list

50 Creative Arts – 3 semester hours

  • Select 1 from TSTC core approved list

60 American History – 6 semester hours

  • HIST 1301
  • HIST 1302

70 Government/ Political Science – 6 semester hours

  • GOVT 2305
  • GOVT 2306

80 Social and Behavioral Science – 3 semester hours

  • Select 1 social behavioral science from TSTC core approved list (PSYC 2301 recommended for Psychology concentration)

90 Component Area – 6 semester hours

  • COSC 1301
  • SPCH 1315

Technical or Vocational Courses

  • 24–44 semester hours of technical or vocational coursework.
  • Note: Technical or vocational credit must be non-business related if pursuing the General Business or Marketing concentrations.

Lower Division Free Electives o-15 senester hours

  • Electives as needed to satisfy minimum requirements of 120 hours for degree

UHV (BAAS) – 13 semester hours

  • ENGL 3430 Professional Writing (4 semester hours)
  • COMM 3325 Advanced Professional Speaking (3 semester hours)
  • COMM 4314 Intercultural Communication (3 semester hours)
  • HUMA 4322 Ethics (3 semester hours)

Concentration/Specialization (select one)

  • Biology** – 17 semester hours
    • UD Biology
  • Biotechnology** – 17 semester hours
    • UD Biology
  • Communication – 18 semester hours
    • UD Communication
  • General Business – 15 semester hours
    • MKTG 3303 Principle of Marketing
    • MGMT 3303 Principle of Management
    • 9 semester hours of UD IBUS/MGMT/MKTG
  • General Studies – 18 semester hours
    • COSC 3325
    • 15 UD semester hours from one or more disciplines
  • Legal Assistance & Administration – 18 semester hours
    • 3 semester hours of UD CRIJ or MGMT
    • 15 semester hours chosen from group 1 or 2:
      • Group 1: MGMT 3304, 4311, 4312, 4313, 4315
      • Group 2: CRIJ 3316, 3321, 4313, 4318, 4321
  • Marketing – 15 semester hours
    • MKTG 3303 Principles of Marketing
    • 12 semester hours of UD Marketing
  • Psychology – 18 semester hours
    • PSYC 4311 Abnormal Psychology
    • PSYC 4320 Principles of Learning
    • PSYC 4314 History & Systems
    • 9 semester hours of UD Psychology

Upper Division Free Electives

  • 6-12 semester hours of UD Electives

NOTES:

* Courses may only be offered online through TSTC.
** Only offered in Victoria, TX.
Lower Division (LD), Community College-Level: Freshman, 1000-level /Sophomore, 2000-level.
Upper Division (UD), University-Level: Junior, 3000-level /Senior, 4000-level.