Ohio Transfer Module

The Ohio Transfer Module (OTM) is a subset or a complete set of general education requirements at Ohio public colleges and universities. OTM courses are guaranteed to transfer to any of Ohio’s public institutions of higher education as an area credit, as well as equivalent courses in English and Mathematics. The Ohio Transfer Module represents a common body of knowledge and academic skills. The OTM is comprised of 36–40 semester hours of courses in the following areas:

  • English Composition/Oral Communication
  • Mathematics, Statistics and Logic
  • Natural and Physical Sciences
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Arts and Humanities

Sinclair Transfer Module

English/Oral Communication
(Minimum of 3 hours)
COM 2211 Effective Public Speaking (3)
ENG 1101 English Composition I (3)
ENG 1201 English Composition II (3)

Mathematics, Statistics and Logic
(Minimum of 3 hours)
MAT 1290 Technical Mathematics II (4)
MAT 1295 Technical Mathematics III (5)
MAT 1410 Numerical Concepts for Teachers (4)
MAT 1420 Algebra & Data Analysis for Teachers (4)
MAT 1430 Geometry & Measurement for Teachers (4)
MAT 1440 Excursions in Mathematics (3)
MAT 1445 Quantitative Literacy (3)
MAT 1450 Introductory Statistics (4)
MAT 1460 Finite Mathematics for Business Analysis (4)
MAT 1470 College Algebra (4)
MAT 1570 Trigonometry (3)
MAT 1580 Pre-Calculus (5)
MAT 2160 Calculus for Business & Economics (5)
MAT 2170 Business Statistics I (4)
MAT 2180 Business Statistics II (3)
MAT 2270 Calculus & Analytic Geometry I (5)
MAT 2280 Calculus & Analytic Geometry II (5)
MAT 2290 Calculus & Analytic Geometry III (5)
MAT 2310 Elementary Differential Equations (4)
MAT 2320 Linear Algebra (3)
MAT 2330 Differential Equations & Linear Algebra (5)
MAT 2570 Discrete Mathematics (4)

Natural and Physical Sciences
(Minimum of 6 hours)
AST 1111 The Solar System (3)
AST 1112 Stars, Galaxies & the Universe (3)
AST 1117 Lab for The Solar System (1)
AST 1118 Lab for Stars, Galaxies & the Universe (1)
BIO 1111 General Biology I (4)
BIO 1121 Human Anatomy & Physiology I (3)
BIO 1141 Principles of Anatomy & Physiology I (4)
BIO 1171 Principles of Biology I (5)
BIO 1211 General Biology II (4)
BIO 1222 Human Anatomy & Physiology II (3)
BIO 1242 Principles of Anatomy & Physiology II (4)
BIO 1272 Principles of Biology II (5)
BIO 2205 Microbiology (4)
BIO 2222 Evolution (3)
BIO 2225 Ecology (4)
BIO 2235 Genetics (4)
CHE 1211 General Chemistry I (5)
CHE 1221 General Chemistry II (5)
CHE 1311 College Chemistry I (4)
CHE 1321 College Chemistry II (4)
CHE 2111 Organic Chemistry I (5)
CHE 2121 Organic Chemistry II (5)
GLG 1101 General Geology I (4)
GLG 1201 General Geology II (4)
GLG 1301 Geologic Field Trips (4)
PHY 1100 Introductions to Physics (4)
PHY 1104 Sound, Light & Modern Physics (4)
PHY 1131 Technical Physics (3)
PHY 1141 College Physics I (4)
PHY 1142 College Physics II (4)
PHY 2201 General Physics I (5)
PHY 2202 General Physics II (5)

Social and Behavioral Sciences
(Minimum of 6 hours from 2 disciplines)
AFR 1100 African-American Studies (3)
ECO 2160 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
ECO 2180 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
GEO 1101 Human Geography (3)
GEO 1102 Physical Geography (4)
GEO 1201 World Regional Geography (3)
GEO 1208 Geography of the Middle East (3)
HIS 2219 History of the Middle East (3)
PLS 1120 American Federal Government (3)
PLS 1232 State & Local Government (3)
PLS 2200 Political Life, Systems & Issues (3)
PLS 2220 International Relations (3)
PSY 1100 General Psychology (3)
PSY 1160 African-American Psychology (3)
PSY 2200 Lifespan Human Development (3)
PSY 2205 Child Development (3)
PSY 2206 Adolescent & Adult Development (3)
PSY 2217 Abnormal Psychology (3)
PSY 2220 Personality Psychology (3)
PSY 2225 Social Psychology (3)
PSY 2228 Psychology in the Workplace (3)
PSY 2242 Educational Psychology (3)
SOC 1101 Introduction to Sociology (3)
SOC 1145 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
SOC 1160 Sociology of Aging (3)
SOC 2205 Social Problems (3)
SOC 2208 Sociology of American Cities (3)
SOC 2215 Race & Ethnicity (3)
SOC 2226 Criminology (3)

Arts and Humanities
(Minimum of 6 hours from 2 disciplines)
ART 1110 Art Appreciation: Intro to Art & Art Media (3)
ART 2230 Art History: Ancient through Medieval Periods (3)
ART 2231 Art History: Renaissance through Contemporary (3)
ART 2235 History of Photography (3)
ART 2236 History of Women Artists (3)
ART 2237 History of American Art (3)
ART 2238 History of African Art (3)
DAN 1155 Dance History (3)
DAN 1157 Dance Appreciation (3)
HIS 1101 United States History I (3)
HIS 1102 United States History II (3)
HIS 1105 United States History III (3)
HIS 1111 Western Civilization I (3)
HIS 1112 Western Civilization II (3)
HIS 2215 Survey of African History (3)
HIS 2216 Survey of Latin American History (3)
HIS 2217 Survey of East Asian History (3)
HIS 2218 History of Ohio (3)
HUM 1125 Introduction to the Humanities (3)
HUM 1130 Humanity & the Challenge of Technology (3)
HUM 1131 The Search for Utopia (3)
HUM 1135 Environmental Ethics (3)
HUM 1140 Appalachian Folkways (3)
HUM 1141 Appalachian History & Culture (3)
LIT 2201 British Literature (3)
LIT 2202 British Literature II (3)
LIT 2211 American Literature I (3)
LIT 2212 American Literature II (3)
LIT 2217 Images of Women in Literature (3)
LIT 2220 Introduction to Literature (3)
LIT 2230 Great Books of the Western World (3)
LIT 2234 Literature of Africa, Asia & Latin America (3)
LIT 2270 Introduction to Shakespeare (3)
LIT 2400 Children's & Adolescent Literature (3)
MUS 1121 Music Appreciation (3)
MUS 2117 Surveys of Musical Styles I (3)
MUS 2118 Surveys of Musical Styles II (3)
PHI 2204 Great Books: Philosophy (3)
PHI 2205 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
PHI 2206 Introduction to Ethics (3)
REL 1111 Eastern Religions (3)
REL 1112 Western Religions (3)
REL 1135 American Religious Movements (3)
REL 2204 Great Books: The Bible & Western Culture (3)
REL 2255 People & Religion (3)
THE 1101 Theatre Appreciation (3)
THE 1105 Introduction to Theatre (3)
THE 2201 History of Theatre I (3)
THE 2202 History of Theatre II (3)