Pathways Gateway Courses into Majors


Biology

Pathways Gateway Course Corresponding Course at College
  Course Prefix/Number Course Title
Introductory Majors Biology (Molecular and Cellular Biology) BIO 170/171 General Biology I/General Biology I Laboratory
Introductory Majors Biology (Organismic Biology) BIO 180/181 General Biology II/General Biology II Laboratory
General Chemistry I CHM 141/121 General Chemistry I/General Chemistry I Laboratory
General Chemistry II CHM 142/127 General Chemistry II/General Chemistry II Laboratory
Pre-calculus MTH 130 Pre-Calculus Mathematics

*CUNY colleges differ in the sequencing of their two Introductory Biology courses. A faculty committee outlined topics to be covered in each course. One course will cover Cellular and Molecular Biology, while the other course will cover Organismic Biology. The order in which the sequence is offered is to be left to the discretion of each college.

Business

Pathways Gateway Course Corresponding Course at College
  Course Prefix/Number Course Title
Introduction to Computer Information Systems and Technologies BUS 215 Information Management
Fundamentals of Business Law BUS 160 Business Law I
Introduction to Microeconomics ECO 111 Introduction to Microeconomics
Introduction to Macroeconomics ECO 112 Introduction to Macroeconomics

*Each college with a Business major will offer “Introduction to Microeconomics” or “Introduction to Macroeconomics,” with some colleges offering both courses. Colleges that currently require only one of these courses will accept either course as fulfilling an incoming transfer student’s gateway requirement.

Economics

Pathways Gateway Course Corresponding Course at College
  Course Prefix/Number Course Title
Introduction to Macroeconomics ECO 112 Introduction to Macroeconomics
Introduction to Microeconomics ECO 111 Introduction to Microeconomics
Introductory Statistics ECO/MGT 230 Introduction to Economics and Managerial Statistics


English

Pathways Gateway Course Corresponding Course at College
  Course Prefix/Number Course Title
English Composition ENG 151 College Writing
Introduction to Literature ENL 365**
ENL 310**
World Literature in Contexts
Introduction to Literary Studies ENL 290 Introduction to Literary Studies

**Pending approval of the College of Staten Island English Department
*“Introduction to Literature” includes three options, of which each college would adopt only one: “Introduction to World Literature,” “Introduction to Writing about Literature,” or “Introduction to English, American, or Anglophone Literature.”

Nursing

Pathways Gateway Course Corresponding Course at College
  Course Prefix/Number Course Title
Anatomy and Physiology I BIO 150 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Anatomy and Physiology II BIO 160