Transfer schools

Transferring to Southern Oregon University

Southern Oregon University

Southern Oregon University is located in Ashland, about 5 hours south of Portland. SOU offers 36 majors and 100 academic programs to its approximately 5,000 undergraduate students. Their top majors are Business Administration, Education, Psychology, Criminal Justice, Biology, and Theatre Arts. See how many credits you’ll need, GPA requirements, and how to apply on SOU's Transfer Student Admissions site.

Classes you can take at PCC

General education classes

If you earn an AAOT degree or an ASOT-B degree from PCC, you will have finished your general education requirements at SOU. If you transfer without one of the transferable degrees, you can check course-by-course to see how your general education classes will transfer.

Major-specific classes

These are required classes for specific programs, and the equivalent classes at PCC.

Bachelor of Applied Science

A Bachelor of Applied Science is available in Management. There is also a Hospitality and Tourism Management option. In addition to or as part of an Associate of Applied Science degree, the following courses are required.

Southern Oregon University business prerequisites and PCC equivalents
University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits

EC 201 Microeconomics &

EC 202 Macroeconomics

EC 201 Microeconomics and
EC 202 Macroeconomics
4
4
MTH 243 Statistics I MTH 243 Statistics I 4
BA 131 Business Computer Applications BA 131 Computers in Business 4
BA 211 Financial Accounting & BA 213 Managerial Accounting BA 211 Principles of Accounting I & 213 Managerial Accounting 7
BA 285 Advanced Business Applications: Excel No PCC equivalent. CAS 171 Intermediate Excel is recommended 4
Business

Business Administration BA/BS

Southern Oregon University business prerequisites and PCC equivalents
University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
EC 201 Microeconomics & EC 202 Macroeconomics EC 201 Microeconomics and
EC 202 Macroeconomics
4
4
At least 1 college level Math course 100 level or above MTH 105 Explorations in Mathematics or above 4
MTH 243 Statistics I MTH 243 Statistics I 4
BA 131 Business Computer Applications BA 131 Computers in Business 4
BA 211 Financial Accounting & BA 213 Managerial Accounting BA 211 Principles of Accounting I & 213 Managerial Accounting 7
BA 226 Business Law BA 226 Business Law 4
Elementary Education

Elementary Education BA/BS

Southern Oregon University elementary education prerequisites and PCC equivilants
University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
Humanities: At least one must be a Literature and Art History course. Choose at least 1 ENG course and at least 1 course from ART 204, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 211, 212, 213. The remaining course can be from any Humanities subject 12
Social Science: At least one must be History, one Health, one Geography. Choose at least 1 HST course, at least 1 GEO course and at least 1 course from HE212, 213, 242, 250, 251, or HPE 295 10-12
Science: At least one must be a physical science and one a biological science. At least two courses must have labs. Choose at least 1 course from CH, GS, or PHY and at least 1 course from BI. At least 2 courses must have labs 11-12
Mathematics: Math 211, 212, 213 - Math 211/ 212 must be taken prior to admission into the Elementary Education program MTH 211, 212, & 213 Foundations of Elementary Math I, II, & III 12
Completion of two of five required practicum experiences Head Start program/Preschool age Special Education/Resource Room ESOL/Bilingual classroom Primary grade classroom Upper elementary classroom Other Practicum experience offered through PCC ED 208 Outdoor School Leadership Practicum ED 209-211 Practicum ED 214 Practicum: Outdoor School ECE 131 or 133 –both have prerequisites 4-6
Recommended Electives Recommended electives WR 241, PSY 201 or 202, SPA 101-203. will vary

Don't see your major? This is not a complete list of all the majors you can transfer into at this school. If you don't see your major, you just need to research program requirements on your transfer school's website. See how to transfer from PCC to a four-year school.

Heads up! We do our best to keep this site current, but transfer requirements tend to change without warning. Always check with an advisor at your transfer school before making your final decision about classes.