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Virginia State University

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Virginia State University Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 110 Composition I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryARTS 103 2-Dimensional Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 120 College Algebra (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPEE 214 Introduction to Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 111 English Composition II (or) PHIL 180 Critical Thinking (or) PHIL 220 Logic
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 116 Biological Science (or Higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 210 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 100 Chemistry & Society (or Higher)
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 211 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 123 U.S. History II
GNST 2980 Professional PracticesCOBU 200Business Communications (or) COBU 211 Career Launch
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*COBU 301 Principles of Marketing
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*Indicates courses that may not be a requirement in all majors. Such courses will be transferred in if they are a requirement or an elective choice in the transferring students program’s curriculum. ALSO: Major specific course may be accepted by the Department Chair with review of class projects / exams and course description.
**Indicates courses only offered in FIDM’s Business Management Bachelor of Science Degree to complete student’s lower division general education requirements.
***Indicates courses that may transfer after additional evaluation by FIDM’s Fashion Design Department regarding the review of specific projects, stated learning objectives and inquiries regarding the type of equipment and/or programs used. Evaluations could be minimized significantly pending the submission of a course outline and or syllabus.