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HCC Pre-Professional Program [AS] to APSU Professional Studies [BS]

Note:  Bachelor of Professional Studies program can be completed at APSU.  The Associate of Science Pre-Professional program cannot be completed at APSU but may be completed at Hopkinsville Community College prior to attending APSU.  Any student entering APSU with less than 12 earned credit hours must take APSU 1000, a one-hour Freshman Orientation Course, applying as an elective. .

HCC: Pre-Professional Program

APSU:  Professional Studies

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Course
Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

General Education Core

General Education Core (41 hours)

101 ENG

Writing I

3

ENGL 1010

English Composition I

3

102 ENG

Writing II

3

ENGL 1020

English Composition II

3

181 COM

Basics of Public Speaking

3

COMM 1010

Funds. of Public Speaking

3

 

 

 

HIST 2010

American History I

3

 

 

 

HIST 2020

American History II

3

 

Humanities course

3

Humanity

Link to Catalog

3

 

Heritage course

3

Humanity

Link to Catalog

3

 

 

 

ENGL 2030

Traditions in World Literature

3

105 CHE

General Chemistry w/lab

5

Science  w/lab

Link to Catalog

4

107 CHE

General Chemistry w/lab

5

Science w/lab

Link to Catalog

4

 

Social Interaction
Course  

3

Social/Behavioral Science

Link to Catalog

3

 

Social Interaction
course  

3

Social/Behavioral Science

Link to Catalog

3

113 MA

Calculus I

4

Math

Link to Catalog

3

Major

Lower Division
Technical Concentration (27 hours)

150 BIO

Biology I w/lab

5

 

Tech Elective:

3

211 PHY

General Physics w/lab

5

 

Tech Elective:

3

230 CHE

Organic Chemistry I w/lab

5

 

Tech Elective:

3

152 BIO

Biology II w/lab

5

 

Tech Elective:

3

208 BIO

Microbiology w/lab

5

 

Tech Elective:

3

232 CHE

Organic Chemistry II

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

 

 

 

 

Tech Elective:

3

 

 

 

 

Tech Elective:

3

 

 

 

 

Tech Elective:

3

Lower Division Electives (12 hours)

Lower Division Electives (12 hours)

291 STA

Statistical Methods

3

 

Elective:

3

213 PHY

General Physics w/lab

5

 

Elective:

3

206 ANA

Basic Human Anatomy

3

 

Elective:

3

 

 

 

 

Elective:

3

 

 Professional Studies Required (15 hours)

 

 

 

PTMA 3020

Managing Inform. Technlgy

3

 

 

 

PTMA 3050

International Bus.& Stand.

3

 

 

 

BLAW 3300
or

PM 4320

Soc Legal and Pol Environ.  

Administrative Law

 

3

 

 

 

PM 3200

Public Sector Management

3

 

 

 

ENGT 3820

Technology and Society

3

 

Professional Studies Electives (15 hours)

 

 

 

 

Link to Catalog

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

Upper Division Electives (9 hours)

 

 

 

Upper

Division

Elective________________

Elective_______________

Elective________________

3

3

3

Total Hours =  74

Total Requirements: 120 Hours

NOTES:  1.  The Associate of  Degree from Hopkinsville Community College may require more hours than are indicated on this program of study.  Because of the BS in Professional Studies degree requirements, only approximately 74 of those AS hours are applicable to the BSPS degree.
2.  Lower division general education courses required for the BSPS  that are not a part of your AS degree requirements may be taken at Hopkinsville Community College and transferred to Austin Peay State University.
3.  All upper division BSPS courses from APSU are offered online.    

To contact an APSU advisor for the Professional Studies degree program, send an email to:

Dr. Robyn Hulsart

Dr. Victoria McCarthy

Dr. Sue Evans  

Advising Request Form