Transfer schools

Transferring to Washington State University - Vancouver Campus

Washington State University - Vancouver Campus

Washington State University Vancouver is located 10 miles north of the Columbia River. Approximately 3,200 students attend WSU Vancouver. Over 20 majors are offered including Digital Technology and Culture, Hospitality Business Management, Neuroscience, Nursing, and Public Affairs. See how many credits you’ll need, GPA requirements, and how to apply on WSU Vancouver's Transfer Admissions site.

Classes you can take at PCC

General education classes

If you earn an AAOT degree from PCC, you will have finished your general education requirements at WSU Vancouver. If you transfer without an AAOT degree, 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.


Biology major -see WSU-V's BS in Biology Guide for PCC equivalencies.


Business major

University requirement PCC equivalent Credits
ENG 101 Introductory Writing WR 121 English Composition 4
Math 201 Finite Math for Business and Economics MTH 111 College Algebra 5
Math 202 Mathematical Analysis for Business and Economics MTH 241 Calculus for Management, Life, and Social Science 4
ACCTG 230 Intro to Financial Accounting BA 211 and 212 Principles of Accounting I and II 6
ACCTG 231 Intro to Managerial Accounting BA 213 Managerial Accounting 4
ECON 101 and 102 Micro and Macroeconomics EC 201 & 202 Micro & Macroeconomics 8
MIS 250 Management Information Systems BA 131 Introduction to Business Technology 4
MGTOP 215 Statistics MTH 243 & 244 Statistics I & II 9
BLaw 210 Law and the Legal Environment of Business BA 226 & 227 Business Law I & II 7
COM 102 Communication in an Information Society COMM 111 Public Speaking 4
Political Science Elective Choose one PS course 4
Sociology/Psychology Elective Choose one SOC or PSY course


Biological Sciences Choose 1 BI course 4
Humanities Choose 1 course from CHLA 201, 202, 203, ENG 201, 202, 207, 208, 209, 213, 244, 246, HST 201, 202, 203, PHL 202, 205, 206, 209 or take a course at WSU-V 4
History 105 take at WSU-V -
Physical Science Choose 1 Chemistry, Environmental Science, General Science, Geology, or Physics course 3-4
Creative and Professional Arts Choose 1 course from ART 102, 115, 117, 211, MUS 201, 202, 203, 206 or take a course at WSU-V 4
Diversity Choose 1 course from ATH 103, 208, 230, 231, 232, COMM 140, ENG 244, 256, 257, 258, HST 104, 225, 270, 271, 284, HUM 204, 205, 214, MUS 205, SOC 213, WS 201 or take a course at WSU-V. 4
Non-Business Elective Choose a non-business course 4

Engineering major -see PCC's Engineering Department transfer page.


Education major -see WSU-V's BA in Education Guide for PCC equivalencies.


Psychology major -see WSU-V's BS in Psychology Guide for PCC equivalencies.

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.