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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements

Accounting

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Accounting; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Accounting; or

Master’s degree in Taxation and a valid CPA license.

Agriculture
Landscape Technology
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Agriculture, Botany, Plant Science, Horticulture, Agronomy or Landscape Architecture; or

Master’s degree 18 graduate semester hours in Agriculture, Botany, Plant Science, Horticulture, Agronomy or Landscape Architecture or similar field.

Anatomy and Physiology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Anatomy and/or Physiology; or

Master’s degree in Biological Sciences (anatomy, cell biology, biology, Botany, Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, Histology, Immunology, Marine Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, Parasitology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Virology, Zoology); or

Professional degree (M.D., D.O) and 9 graduate semester hours in Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology, Embryology, Cytology, Histology, Organology, Pathology, Endocrinology, Immunology, Molecular Biology and/or Genetics; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in Anatomy and/or Physiology.

Anthropology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Anthropology; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Anthropology.

Architecture
Except ARC 2171, ARC 2172

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Architecture; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in Architecture.

Architecture
ARC 2171, ARC 2172

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Architecture or Engineering; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following areas: Architecture or Engineering.

Art Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Art; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in Art.

Astronomy Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Physics, Astronomy or Astrophysics; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in Physics, Astronomy or Astrophysics.

Automotive Mechanics
AER

Credit Non-Transferable Vocational

Bachelor's degree in Automotive Technology, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering; or

Associate's degree and specialized training in an area related to Automotive Technology, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering or ASE certification; and two (2) years of full-time industry-related work experience.

Aviation

Except ATT1100, ATT2200, ATT2110, ATT2131, ATT2660, ATT2133, ATT2131

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Aviation; or

Master’s degree and relevant work experience in aviation industry.

Aviation

FAR Part 141 Ground School Courses

ATT1100, ATT2200, ATT2110, ATT2131, ATT2660, ATT2133, ATT2131

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Aviation Preferred; or

Master’s degree and relevant work experience in aviation industry and current  FAA Airplane Commercial Pilots License

 

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements

Banking
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields:  Accounting, Economics, Finance, Law, Management or Marketing; and five (5) years of work experience in financial services; or

Master’s degree and fifteen (15) years of work experience in financial services.

Biochemistry Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Biochemistry; or

Master’s degree in Chemistry with 9 graduate semester hours in Biochemistry; or

Master’s degree in Biology with 9 graduate semester hours in Biochemistry; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Biochemistry.

Biology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in one of the Biological Sciences (anatomy, cell biology, biology, botany, ecology, evolution, genetics, histology, immunology, marine biology, microbiology, molecular biology, neuroscience, parasitology, pharmacology, physiology, virology, zoology); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in the Biological Sciences.

Biotechnology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in one of the Biological Sciences with an emphasis in molecular techniques/coursework such as biochemistry, botany, cell biology, genetics, microbiology, neuroscience, pharmacology, physiology, or zoology; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester in any combination of the above fields.

Botany Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Botany; or

Master’s degree in one of the following Biological Sciences (Cell Biology, Biology, Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Parasitology, Plant Science) with 9 graduate semester hours in Botany; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Botany.

Building Construction [BCN* & BCT* except BCT 1750, 1770, 1771]

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering or Architecture; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following areas: Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering or Architecture.

Building Construction Trades
[BCT 1750, BCT 1770, BCT 1771]

 

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering or Architecture; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following areas: Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering or Architecture; or

Master’s degree in Finance or Accounting with three (3) years of full-time Accounting/Finance work experience in the  construction or architecture industry.

Business Analytics
GEB2100
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration, Human Resources, Management, Organizational Behavior, Supervision & Administration; or  

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Human Resources, Management, Organizational Behavior or Supervision & Administration and two (2) years of work experience in business intelligence/analytics.

Business, General GEB, SBM All courses except GEB2100 Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management, Marketing.

Business Computer Programming
CTS, CGS, CGV

Credit Non-Transferable Vocational

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field (e.g., Information Technology, Networking, Telecommunications, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering, or Computer Engineering); or

Associate's degree in Computer Science or related field (e.g., Information Technology, Networking, Telecommunications, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering, or Computer Engineering); and two (2) years of full-time industry-related work experience.
Business Entrepreneurship
ENT2201, ENT2212,
ENT2502
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management or Marketing and two (2) years of work experience in small business or entrepreneurship.

Business Entrepreneurship
ENT2612
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Human-Centered Design; or

Master’s degree and Innovation Professional certification from the International Association of Innovation Professionals; or

Master’s degree in Business Administration and 6 graduate semester hours in user experience design or new product development.

Business Law Credit Transferable

Juris Doctor or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Business Law.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements

Chemistry

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Chemistry; or

Master’s degree in Biochemistry or Chemical Engineering and 9 graduate semester hours in Chemistry; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Chemistry.

Clinical Lab Sciences Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in any field and an Associate’s degree in Clinical Laboratory Science; and

Valid national certification from one of the following: American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP), American Medical Technologist (AMT) or American Association of Bioanalysts (AAB); and

Valid Medical Laboratory Technologist licensure from the State of Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field

Computer Science

All courses except CGS1060C, COP2270, CTS2375C

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field (e.g.,Information Technology, Networking, Telecommunications, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering, or Computer Engineering); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Computer Science or related field as listed above.

Computer Science
CGS1060C
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field (e.g.,Information Technology, Networking, Telecommunications, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, including Computer Education, Educational Technologies); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Computer Science or related field as listed above.

Computer Science

Computer Software Engineering
CEN

Credit Transferable

Master's degree in Computer Science; Computer, Electrical or Electronics Engineering or related field (e.g., Information Technology, Networking and Telecommunications, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering); or

Master's degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Computer Science; Computer, Electrical or Electronics Engineering or related field (e.g. Information Technology, Networking and Telecommunications, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering).

Computer Science
COP2270
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Software Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Software Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science.

Computer Science
CTS2375C
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field, (e.g.,Information Technology, Networking, Telecommunications, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering and AWS (Amazon Web Services) Solutions Architect - Associate industry certification; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Computer Science or related field as listed above and AWS (Amazon Web Services) Solutions Architect - Associate industry certification.

Criminal Justice
CJC, CJL, CJJ, DSC, SCC
CJE 2600

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Criminal Justice or related Public Safety field; or

Master’s degree or Juris Doctor degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Criminal Justice or related Public Safety field.

Criminal Justice - Crime Scene
CJE 1640, CJE 1642, CJE 1673, CJE 2644, CJE 2671, CJE 2672

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Criminal Justice or related Public Safety field; or

Master’s degree or Juris Doctor degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Criminal Justice or related Public Safety field.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Dance Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Dance; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Dance.

Dental Hygiene Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in any field and Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene; and

Valid State of Florida Dental Hygiene licensure; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field.

Developmental English Credit  Non-transferable Bachelor’s degree in English or related discipline and teaching experience in developmental writing.
Developmental Mathematics Credit Non-transferable

Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Mathematics Education or Statistics; or

Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 15 semester credit hours in Mathematics or Statistics including Calculus I or equivalent.

Developmental Reading Credit Non-transferable

Master’s degree in Reading; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Reading preferred. Teaching experience in developmental reading also preferred.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in any field and a Bachelor’s degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography from a Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS) accredited Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at a regionally accredited institution; and

American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) certificate; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience as a sonographer.

Digital Media – Gaming and Animation

Except DIG1302, DIG2303, DIG2304
Credit Transferable

Master's degree in Computer Animation or related field (e.g.,Master's degrees in TV & Film production, Digital Media, Commercial Art, Graphic Arts, Game Development, Digital Arts); or

Master's degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Computer Animation or related field as listed above.
Digital Media – Gaming and Animation 
DIG1302, DIG2303, DIG2304
Credit Transferable

Master's degree in Computer Animation, Digital Arts or Game Design; or

Master's degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Computer Animation, Digital Arts or Game Design.
     

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Earth Science
ESC
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in the Earth Sciences (Geology or its sub-disciplines such as Mineralogy, Petrology, Geochemistry, Soil Science, Hydrology; Meteorology; Climatology; Geophysics; Oceanography); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in the Earth Sciences.

Early Childhood Education
EEC, EEX, LAE, RED

Credit
Transferable

Doctorate in Early Childhood Education or Curriculum and Instruction with a specialization in Early Childhood Education; or

Master’s degree in Education plus 18 graduate semester hours in Early Childhood Education

Education, General
EDG2943
Credit Transferable Master’s degree in Education with 18 graduate semester hours in Early Childhood Education.
Education, General
EDF, EDG, EME
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Education; and

State of Florida requirements for teacher preparation faculty must be met.

Education, Special
EEX
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Education with 18 graduate semester hours in Exceptional Student Education; and

State of Florida requirements for teacher preparation faculty must be met.

Economics Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Economics; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Economics.

Electronic Technology
EEV

Credit Non-Transferable Vocational

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field (e.g., Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering); or

Associate's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field (e.g., Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering) and two (2) years of full-time industry-related work experience.
Emergency Medical Services Credit Transferable

Bachelor’s degree or Associate’s degree in Emergency Medical Services; and

3 years of full-time work experience in emergency medicine/prehospital care; and;

One year of teaching experience in delivery of content, skills instruction and remediation; and

Valid State of Florida EMT and Paramedic licensure.

Engineering
EGN*, EGS*, ETD*, ETM*, ETG*, ETC*, ETS*, ETP*, ETI

Except ETI 1172, 1040, 1040L

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Engineering; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Engineering.

Engineering
ETI1172, 1040, 1040L
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Engineering or Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Engineering; or

Master’s degree in Chemistry or Biology and at least 3 years of full time applicable bioscience industry experience.

Engineering

All CET and EET

Except CET1171, CET1178C, CET1487C, CET2588C

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Telecommunications or Computer Engineering; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Telecommunications or Computer Engineering.

Engineering
CET1171, CET1178, CET1487C, CET2588C
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Engineering, Telecommunications, Networking, Computer Science, or Information Technology; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Engineering, Telecommunications, Networking, Computer Science, or Information Technology; or

Master’s degree in Computer Information Systems or Management Information Systems and 18 graduate semester hours in Engineering, Telecommunications, Networking, Computer Science, or Information Technology or in-field certification (i.e., CompTia A+, Network +, Server +, Cisco).

English

ENC2300 and LIT2480 require credits in oral communications

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in English or Linguistics; or

Master’s in Fine Arts in Creative Writing; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in English/Creative Writing or a concentration of writing related courses from the above disciplines.

In addition, for ENC2300 and LIT2480, six graduate hours in Oral Communications required. 

Check English Education to be sure they are not methodology courses.

Environmental Science EVR1001 Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Environmental Science; or

Master’s degree in a natural science with 9 graduate semester hours in environmental related science or engineering courses, such as but not limited to: Atmospheric Sciences, Botany, Earth Science, Ecology, Environmental Biology, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Geosciences, and/or Oceanography (not to be limited to EVR and EVS courses only); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Environmental Science.

EAP Credit Non-Transferable

Master’s degree in TESOL; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in TESOL preferred; or

Master’s degree in Linguistics, Foreign Languages, English or Education with one of the following:  18 graduate semester hours focusing on language instruction or two years of teaching experience in ESL.  

EAP - Labs Credit Non-Transferable Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in English, Education or other related field. ESOL endorsement and/or 2 years of experience teaching English to second language learners preferred.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements

Fashion Merchandising
CTE1050, CTE1801, CTE1930, CTE1942, CTE2301, CTE2388, CTE2610, CTE2800, CTE2802, CTE2836

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Fashion Business, Fashion Management, Fashion Marketing, International Fashion Business; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Fashion Business, Fashion Management, Fashion Marketing, International Fashion Business; or

MFA in Textiles or Fibers; or

MBA and a minimum of seven (7) years of full-time work experience in the apparel industry.

Fashion Design
CTE1401, CTE1401L, CTE1721C, CTE1743C, CTE1760C, CTE1841C, CTE1930, CTE1942, CTE2111C, CTE2120, CTE2310C, CTE2722C, CTE2732

Credit Transferable

MFA in Fashion, Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing, Fashion Merchandising, Textiles or Fibers; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Fashion, Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing or Fashion Merchandising.

Film, Radio, TV Technologies Credit Transferable

MFA or Master’s degree in Film, Television, Radio, Digital Production or related field (preferred); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Film, Television, Radio, Digital Production or related field.

Finance Credit Transferable Master’s degree in Finance or Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Finance.
Fire Science Technology Credit Transferable Master's degree in Public Administration / Management / Organization Leadership or related field, and an Instructor II or III certification from the Florida Bureau of Standards and Training is required.
Food Services
Culinary Arts
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Culinary Arts, Hospitality, Business Administration, Nutrition, or Restaurant Management and at least two years of relevant industry experience in Culinary Arts or Hospitality; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in any of the previously listed fields and at least two years of relevant industry experience in Culinary Arts or Hospitality.

Foreign Language Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in the assigned Foreign Language; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in the assigned Foreign Language.

Funeral Service Education Credit Transferable Master’s degree required. Associate’s degree in Funeral Service Education from an American Board of Funeral Service Education accredited institution.  State of Florida funeral service director/embalmer certification or ability to obtain State of Florida funeral service director/embalmer certification within one year of appointment required.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Game Development & Design
CAP2047,
CAP2048,
CAP2920C
Credit Transferable

Master's degree in Game Design, Information Technology, Video Game Programming or related field (e.g., Interactive Design and Game Development, Visual Design for Games, Computer Animation); or

Master's degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Game Design, Information Technology, Video Game Programming or related field (e.g., Interactive Design and Game Development, Visual Design for Games, Computer Animation).

Geography Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Geography; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Geography.

Geology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Geology; or

Master’s degree in an Earth Science (as defined for ESC courses) and 9 graduate semester hours in a discipline of Geology; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Geology.

Graphic Arts Credit Transferable

Master's degree in Commercial Art, Computer Animation, Digital Design, Graphic Art, Graphic Design or Web Design; or

Master's degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Commercial Art, Computer Animation, Digital Design, Graphic Art, Graphic Design or Web Design.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Health Information Management Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in any field; and

One of the following valid American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) credentials: Certified Coding Specialist, Certified Coding Associate, Registered Health Information Technician or Registered Health Information Administrator; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in the Health Information Management Technology field.

Health & Wellness
HLP 1080,1081,1082,1083 HSC 2400
PET 2430,2622C,2760

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Exercise Physiology, Physical Education or Sports Science; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in field.

In addition, for HSC 2400, current certification (recertification required every two years) as an Instructor in (1) First Aid validated by either the American Red Cross (ARC) or Emergency Care and Safety Institute (ESCI) and in (2) Basic Life Support (BLS) validated by the American Heart Association (AHA).

Health Science
HSC 1152, 2100, 2531
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Health Science, Nursing or Allied Health discipline; or

Professional degree in Medicine, Pharmacy or Podiatry.

Health Science
HSC 0003
Credit Non-transferable  Vocational

Bachelor's degree in Health Science, Nursing or Allied Health discipline (e.g., Dental Hygiene; Diagnostic Medical Sonography; Physician Assistant; Dietetics; Medical Technology, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy; Radiography; Respiratory Therapy; Speech Language Pathology); or

Associate's degree in a Healthcare field (e.g., Dental Hygiene; Diagnostic Medical Sonography; Dietetics; Emergency Medical Services; Medical Assisting; Medical Technology; Occupational Therapy; Physician Assistant; Physical Therapy; Radiography; Respiratory Therapy; Speech Language Pathology); and

Valid licensure or certificate in the above-referenced Allied Health or Healthcare fields; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field. .

Healthcare Informatics Specialist Credit Non-transferable Occupational

Master's degree in any field; and

One of the following valid American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) credentials: Certified Coding Specialist, Certified Coding Associate, Registered Health Information Technician or Registered Health Information Administrator; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in the Health Information Management Technology field.

Histologic Technology Credit Transferable

Master's degree in any field and a Bachelor's degree in Histologic Technology from a regionally accredited college/university including a total of 30 semester hours (or 45 quarter hours) of both Biology and Chemistry courses; and

Successful completion of a NAACLS- accredited Histotechnician or Histotechnology program; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field.

History Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in History; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in History.

Hospitality Management
Except HFT2421
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Culinary Arts, Hospitality, Business Administration, or Restaurant Management and at least two years of relevant industry experience in Culinary Arts or Hospitality; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in any of the previously listed fields and at least two years of relevant industry experience in Culinary Arts or Hospitality.

Hospitality Management HFT2421 Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Hospitality, Business Administration, or Accounting and at least two years of relevant industry experience in culinary arts or hospitality; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in any of the previously listed fields and at least two years of relevant industry experience in Culinary Arts or Hospitality.

Human Services Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Human Services or a related Social Science; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Human Services or a related Social Science.

Humanities
HUM 1020
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Humanities; or

Master’s degree with a total of 18 graduate semester hours in at least three of the Humanities disciplines (Art, Dance, Literature, Music, Theatre, Philosophy, or Humanities)

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Interdisciplinary Honors Credit Transferable Master’s degree in any discipline and completion of the Honors College Certification workshop.
Interdisciplinary Social Science
ISS 1120 - Introduction to Social Environment
Credit Transferable Master’s degree in one of the Social Sciences disciplines related to content of the course or Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one of the Social Sciences related to the content of the course.  
Interdisciplinary Social Science
ISS 1161- Individual in Society
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in one of the Social Sciences disciplines related to content of the course; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one of the Social Sciences related to the content of the course.  

Interdisciplinary Social Science
ISS 2270 - Multicultural Communications and Relations

Credit Transferable Master’s degree in one of the Social Sciences disciplines related to content of the course with graduate coursework in multiculturalism, cross-cultural studies, urban studies or other fields related to the course content.

Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS)

Except IDS 1107, IDS 1153, IDS 1190 IDS 2123, IDS 2124

Credit Transferable Master's degree in discipline and two (2) years of full-time work experience related to the course content.
Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS)
Earth Literacy and Sustainability 1
IDS 1153
Credit Transferable

Master's degree; one (1) year on the Earth Ethics Institute (EEI) Council; fourteen (14 hours) EEI/CIOL Green Studies courses; and twelve (12) hours EEI/CIOL Green Studies Immersions; or

Master's degree; one (1) year on the EEI Council and three (3) graduate semester hours in Earth Literacy; or

Master's degree and nationally recognized expertise in Earth Literacy (publishing, research); or

Master's degree and EEI National Advisory Board certification.

Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS)
Leadership
IDS 1990, IDS 1044

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration/Management; Educational Leadership; Human Resources Administration/Management; Public Administration; a Behavioral Science (e.g., Anthropology, Organizational Psychology, Psychobiology, Psychology, Social Psychology, Social Cognitive Science, Social Neuroscience) or Social Science (e.g., Economics, Law, Political Science, Public Health, Sociology) discipline; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in any one or combination of the above-referenced programs and disciplines; and

Two (2) years of documented full-time work experience in a leadership role.

Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS)
STEM

IDS1107 - Tools for Success

IDS 2123 - Leadership in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

IDS 2124 - Skills for Transfer Success

Credit Transferable

Master's degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Psychology, Science, Science Education or Technology; or

Master's degree with 18 graduate semester hours in Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Psychology, Science, Science Education or Technology.

Interior Design Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Interior Design or Architecture; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Interior Design.

International Relations Credit Transferable

Master's degree in International Relations or an IR-designated subfield, such as Global Policy Studies or International Development; or

Master's degree with 18 graduate semester hours in International Relations specific courses.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Journalism Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Journalism or Mass Communications; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Journalism or Mass Communications.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Landscape Technology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Agriculture, Botany, Plant Science, Horticulture, Agronomy or Landscape Architecture; or

Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in Agriculture, Botany, Plant Science, Horticulture, Agronomy or Landscape Architecture or similar field.

Library Science Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Library Science; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Library Science.

Linguistics Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Linguistics; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in Linguistics.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Management
MAN, MNA, SBM
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Management.

Marine Biology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Marine Biology; or 

Master’s degree in one of the following Biological Sciences (Cell Biology, Biology, Botany, Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, Physiology, Zoology) and 9 graduate semester hours in Marine or Aquatic Biology; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Marine Biology.

Marketing
MAR, MKA
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) and 6 graduate semester hours in Marketing; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Marketing.

Mass Communications Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Communications, Broadcasting or Journalism; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Communications, Broadcasting or Journalism.

Massage Therapy Credit Non-transferable Vocational

Associate's degree in any field; and

Valid State of Florida Massage Therapist licensure; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience as a Massage Therapist.

Mathematics
All courses except MAT1033, MGF1106, MGF1107
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Mathematics; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Mathematics.

Mathematics
MAT1033, MGF1106, MGF1107
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Mathematics, Mathematics Education or Statistics; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Mathematics and/or Statistics.

Mathematics Business and Technical
MTB1103
Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management, Marketing or Mathematics; or

Master’s degree in Mathematics.

Medical Assisting Credit Non-Transferable Vocational

Associate's degree; and

Valid national licensure in Medical Assisting and/or licensure in a Healthcare field (e.g., Nursing; Physician; Emergency Medical Services; Physician Assistant); and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in a Healthcare field (e.g. Nursing; Physician; Emergency Medical Services; Medical Assisting; Physician Assistant).

Medical Coder Biller Credit Non-Transferable Vocational

Associate's degree; and

One of the following valid American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) credentials: Certified Coding Specialist, Certified Coding Associate, Registered Health Information Technician or Registered Health Information Administrator; and

3 years of full-time work experience in the Health Information Management Technology field.

Meteorology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in a discipline of Meteorology; or

Master’s degree in an Earth Science (as defined for ESC courses) and 9 graduate semester hours in a discipline of Meteorology; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Meteorology. Courses coded as dual “air-ocean” are acceptable.

Microbiology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Microbiology (MCB); or

Master’s degree in one of the following: Biological Sciences (Anatomy, Cell Biology, Biology, Botany, Ecology, Genetics, Histology, Immunology, Marine Biology, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, Parasitology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Virology, Zoology) and 9 graduate semester hours in Microbiology (MCB), or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Microbiology (MCB).

Military Science - U.S. Air Force ROTC
AFR 1101, 1111, 2130, 2131
Credit Transferable

Commissioned Officer; and

Master’s degree or ten (10) years of military service.

Military Science - U.S. Army ROTC
MSL 1001, 1002, 2101, 2102
Credit Transferable

Commissioned or Non Commissioned Officer; and

Master’s degree or ten (10) years of military service; and

Completion of at least one of the following Army, Air Force or Navy training programs/ certificates:
Air Force Professional Military Education I Course, Air Force Professional Military Education II Course, Air and Space Basic Course, Advanced Airborne Course, Non Commissioned Basic Officer Course, Non Commissioned Advanced Officer Course, Army Retail Supply System Course, Automated Logistical Management Course, Basic Non Commissioned Officer Course, Basic Officer Leadership Course II, Basic Officer Leadership Course III, Advanced Non Commissioned Officer Course, Senior Leaders Course, Cadet Command Faculty Development Course, Captain’s Career Course, Combined Arms Service Staff School, Command and General Staff College, Commanders and Leaders Course, Drill Sergeant School, Jungle Warfare Course, Military History Course, Military History Instructor Certification, Military Intelligence Leadership Course, Military Police Basic Officer Course, Military Police Advanced Officer Course, Primary Leadership and Development Course, Professional Leadership and Development Course I, Professional Leadership Development II, Special Operations Leader Course, Squadron Officer School.

Music Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Music; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Music.

Music Business Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Music Technology, Music Business Studies, Media Production, Arts Management, Commercial Music, Jazz Performance, Studio Music, Entertainment industry, or related field (preferred); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Music Technology, Music Business Studies, Media Production, Arts Management, Commercial Music, Jazz Performance, Studio Music, Entertainment Industry, or related field.

Music Pre-Applied Credit Non-transferable Demonstrated proficiency in musical instrument or voice.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Nuclear Medicine Technology Credit Transferable

Master's degree in any field and an Associate's degree in Nuclear Medicine Technology; and

Valid Nuclear Medicine Technologist licensure from the Florida Department of Health; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field.

Nursing Credit Transferable

Master’s degree with Nursing major.

Valid Florida license to practice Nursing; and

Two (2) years equivalent full-time Clinical Practice experience as Registered Nurse.

Nutrition Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Nutrition or Dietetic Sciences; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in the above area.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Oceanography Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in a discipline of Oceanography; or

Master’s degree in an Earth Science (as defined for ESC courses) and 9 graduate semester hours in a discipline of Oceanography; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Oceanography. Courses coded as dual “air-ocean” are acceptable.

Office Administration
OST2335
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Business Administration, English or Mass Communications.

Opticianry Credit Non-transferable Occupational

Bachelor's or an Associate's degree in Opticianry; and

Valid State of Florida Opticianry licensure; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Paralegal
PLA 2003, 2104, 2114, 2203, 2223, 2273, 2303, 2600
Credit Transferable Juris Doctor degree.
Pharmacy Technician Credit Non-transferable Vocational

Associate's degree; and

Valid State of Florida Pharmacist or Pharmacy Technician licensure/registration; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience as a Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacist.

Philosophy Credit Transferable Master’s degree in Philosophy or a Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Philosophy.
Phlebotomy Credit Non-transferable Vocational

Associate's degree; and

Valid national Phlebotomy certification and/or licensure in a Healthcare field (e.g., Nursing; Physician; Emergency Medical Services; Medical Assisting; Physician Assistant; Clinical Laboratory Sciences); and

3 years of full-time work experience in a Healthcare field (e.g., Nursing; Physician; Emergency Medical Services; Medical Assisting; Physician Assistant; Clinical Laboratory Sciences).

Photography Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Photography; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Photography.

Photographic Technology Credit Transferable

MFA degree in Photography, Visual Arts, Digital Imaging, or related field (preferred); or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Photography, Visual Arts, Digital Imaging, or related field.

Physical Therapy Assistant Credit  Non-transferable Occupational

Master's degree in Physical Therapy; or

Bachelor's degree in any field and an

Associate's degree in Physical Therapy Assisting; and

Valid State of Florida Physical Therapist or Physical Therapist Assistant licensure; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field.

Physician Assistant Credit Transferable

Master's degree and 18 graduate semester hours in a Health Sciences field (e.g., Health Science, Medicine, Nursing, Physician Assisting, Public Health); and

Physician Assistants must possess valid national certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).

Physical Education Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Physical Education; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Physical Education.

Professional Certification required.

Physical Science PSC Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in a physical science; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in a physical science.

Physics Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Physics; or

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in Physics.

Political Science Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Political Science; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Political Science.

Political Science
American Federal Government State and Local Government
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Public Administration or Political Science; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Public Administration or Political Science.

Psychology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Psychology or Counseling; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Psychology or Counseling.

Public Relations Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Public Relations; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Mass Communications or Public Relations.

Public Administration Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Public Administration; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Public Administration.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Quantitative Methods Credit Transferable

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Business Statistics; or

Master’s degree in Business Administration and 12 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Auditing, Capital Budgeting, Econometrics, Financial Analysis, Operations Management, Quantitative Methods or Security Analysis.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Radiography Credit Transferable

Master's degree in any field and a Bachelor's degree in Radiography; and

Valid registration through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT); and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field.

Real Estate Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management or Marketing; or

Juris Doctor and

Valid Florida Real Estate Sales Associate license.

Religion Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Religious Studies; or 

Master’s degree in Literature and Languages (Hebrew, Sanskrit, Etc.), Philosophy or Anthropology if transcript shows evidence of  specialization in Religion; or 

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in one of these areas.

Respiratory Therapy  Credit Transferable

Master's degree in any field and Bachelor's in Respiratory Care; and

National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) credential; and

Valid State of Florida Respiratory Therapist licensure; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field.

Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Sign Language Interpretation Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Deaf Studies; Deaf Education; Special Education with a concentration in ASL and/or interpreting; ASL Linguistics; ASL Teaching; or Sign Language Interpreting

or

Master’s degree in any discipline and:

National certification from the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID), or

Certification from the American Sign Language Teachers Association (ASLTA), or

ASLP (American Sign Language Proficiency Interview) Level 3+ or above, or

SLPI (Sign Language Proficiency Interview):  ASL Level Superior or above.

Social Work Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Social Work or related field; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Social Work.

Sociology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Sociology; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Sociology.

Special Education
EEX

Credit
Transferable

Master’s degree in Education with 18 graduate semester hours in Exceptional Student Education; and

State requirements for teacher preparation faculty must be met.

Speech Communication Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Communication with 18 graduate semester hours in Communication Theory and Research, Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication, Human Communication, Public Speaking, Argumentation and/or Persuasion; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Communication Theory and Research, Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication, Human Communication, Public Speaking, Argumentation and/or Persuasion.

Statistics Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Statistics; or

Master’s degree in Mathematics and 9 graduate semester hours in Statistics; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Statistics.

Student Life Skills
SLS 1106, 1125, 1505,1510
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree and MDC SLS certification course.

For currently employed (as of April 2008) qualified MDC Intervention Specialists only:

Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of full-time documented work experience in the fields of Anthropology, Education, Guidance and Counseling, Psychology, Psychobiology, Sociology or Social Work; and

MDC SLS certification course.

Surveying
SUR

Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Engineering or Construction Management.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Tax Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Taxation; or

Master’s degree in Accounting and two (2) years of work experience in taxation; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Accounting and two (2) years of work experience in taxation.

Technology
EME2071

Credit
Transferable

Master’s degree in Education with 18 graduate semester hours in Early Childhood Education and Technology.

Theatre Arts Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Theatre or Drama; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Theatre or Drama.

Translation/Interpretation Credit Transferable

Haitian Creole Track: Master’s degree in Business, Healthcare, Law; or

Juris Doctor and 18 graduate semester hours in courses focused on Translation or Interpretation, and two years of relevant work experience.

Spanish Track: Master’s degree in Translation/Interpretation and two years of relevant work experience; or

Master’s degree in Linguistics, Spanish, Healthcare, Law; or

Juris Doctor, and two years of relevant work experience.

Additional certification/s (ATA, CMI, NAJIT, or State or Federal Court Interpreter) preferred.

Translation/Interpretation Advanced Technical Certificate – Medical Interpreting
FOT 0001, FOT 0002,
FOT 0003, FOT 0004
Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Translation/Interpretation and two years of relevant work experience; or

Master’s degree in Linguistics, applicable Foreign Language, Healthcare, Business, Law; or

Juris Doctor, and two years of relevant work experience in TranslationIinterpretation field.

Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
TRA

Credit Transferable

Doctorate or Master's degree in Business Administration and two (2) years of full-time work experience in logistics/supply chain management; or

Doctorate in Human Resources, Management, Organizational Behavior or Supervision & Administration and two (2) years of full-time work experience in logistics/supply chain management; or

Doctorate or Master's degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Production or Operations Management, Logistics or Supply Chain Management; or

Master's degree and 18 graduate semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields: Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Production or Operations Management, Logistics or Supply Chain Management.

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Veterinary Technology Credit Transferable

Master's degree in any field and a Bachelor's or Associate's degree in Veterinary Technology from an American Veterinary Medical Association Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (AVMA CVTEA) accredited program; and

Valid Veterinary Technology certificate from Florida Veterinary Technician Association or Florida Veterinary Medical Association; and

3 years of full-time work and/or instructional experience in field.

Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements

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Discipline Status MDC Minimum Requirements
Zoology Credit Transferable

Master’s degree in Zoology; or

Master’s degree in one of the following Biological Sciences (Anatomy, Cell Biology, Biology, Evolution, Genetics, Marine Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Parasitology, Physiology) and 9 graduate semester hours in Zoology; or

Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Zoology.

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