Aurora University

General Education Requirements for Transfer Students

A detailed list of General Education requirements is available in the current academic catalog.

  1. General Education requirements for students who hold an associate’s (AA/AS) degree from a regionally accredited college or who have completed the IAI core or who have 60 or more hours of transfer credit accepted by Aurora University:
    • Participation in the junior-year mentoring and assessment process (IDS3500 and IDS3550)
    • Completion of the ENG1000 and math competency requirements through appropriate transfer credit or at Aurora University
  2. General Education requirements for students who have at least 30 but fewer than 60 semester hours of transfer credit accepted by Aurora University (without having completed an associate’s degree or the the IAI core):
    • Participation in the junior-year mentoring and assessment process (IDS 3500 and IDS 3550)
    • Completion of the ENG1000 and math competency requirements through appropriate transfer credit or at Aurora University
    • Must demonstrate that the distribution requirements have been met through appropriate transfer credit or at Aurora University (a transfer course equating 2.50 semester hours will satisfy a category).
  3. General Education requirements for students who have fewer than 30 semester hours of transfer credit accepted by Aurora University (without having completed an associate’s degree or the IAI core):
    • All General Education requirements apply
  4. Requirements for students who hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college:
    • There are no General Education requirements for a student holding a baccalaureate degree.