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Transferring to George Fox University

George Fox University

George Fox University is Oregon’s nationally recognized Christian University located in Newberg, about 23 miles south of Portland. Approximately 3,700 students attend classes on campus and at their Portland and Salem centers. They offer over 40 majors. See how many credits you’ll need, GPA requirements, and how to apply on George Fox’s Transfer Admissions.

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 George Fox, except for Bible classes.

If you transfer without one of the transfer degrees, you can see how your general education classes will transfer.

Major-specific classes

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

University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
Business Core Courses
ACCT 271 Principles of Financial Accounting BA 211, 212 Principles of Accounting I & II 6
ACCT 272 Principles of Managerial Accounting BA 213 Managerial Accounting 4
ECON 211 & 212 Principles of Micro and Macroeconomics EC 201 & EC 202 Micro & Macro Economics 8
BUSN 110 Introduction to Business BA 101 Introduction to Business 4
MGMT 260 Principles of Management BA 206 Management Fundamentals 4
MKTG 260 Principles of Marketing BA 223 Principles of Marketing 4
FINC 260 Business Finance BA 222 Financial Management 4
BUSN 290 Business Ethics PHL 209 Business Ethics 4
Elementary Education
Education classes
University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
Prerequisite Courses
MATH 211 & 212 Foundations of Elementary Math I & II MTH 211, 213, 213, Foundations of Elementary Math I, II, III 9
EDUC 260 Teaching, Schooling and Learning No PCC equivalent
EDUC 270 Intercultural Communications No PCC equivalent
PSYC 150 General Psychology PSY 201A or 202A Introduction to Psychology part 1 or part 2 4
HIST 151 United States to 1865 or HIST 152 United States from 1865 HST 201 or 202 or 203 History of the United States I, II, III 4
School of Nursing
University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
Prerequisite Courses
BIOL 221 & 222 Human Anatomy & Physiology I, II BI 231, 232, 233 Anatomy & Physiology I, II, III 12
CHEM 151 General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry I CH 104 & 105 & 106 Allied Health Chemistry I & II & III 15
COMM 100 Introduction to Communication COMM 111 Public Speaking 4
HUMA 205 Philosophy and Literature No PCC equivalent
MATH 180 College Algebra MTH 111 College Algebra 5
PSYC 150 General Psychology PSY 201A or 202A Intro to Psychology part I or part 2 4
PSYC 240 Statistical Procedures No PCC equivalent
PSYC 310 Lifespan Human Development No PCC equivalent
Doctor of Physical Therapy prerequisites
George Fox Doctor of Physical Therapy prerequisites and PCC equivalents
University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
Anatomy and Physiology BI 231, 232, & 233 Anatomy & Physiology 12

BI 211General Biology or BI 112 Cell Biology

Strongly recommended: courses in CH 211 Biochemistry, Neurobiology, BI 234 Microbiology and BI 222 Genetics

Physics PHY 201, 202, 203 General Physics 12
Chemistry CH 221, 222, 223 General Chemistry (Additional courses in Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry and Biochemistry are strongly recommended) 15
Statistics MTH 243 Statistics I 5

PSY 201A Intro to Psychology – Part 1

2 additional courses from:
PSY 202A Intro to Psychology – Part 2
PSY 213 Intro to Behavioral Neuroscience
PSY 215 Human Development
PSY 239 Intro to Abnormal Psychology



Social Science & Humanities WR 121 English Composition
4 additional courses in more than 1 discipline such as: Art, Literature, Communication, foreign language, Philosophy, Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Theatre Arts
Social Work
Social Work
University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
PSYC 150 General Psychology PSY 201A or 202A Intro to Psychology part 1 or part 2 4
SOCI 150 Principles of Sociology SOC 204 Sociology in Everyday Life or SOC 205 Social Change in Societies 4
Adult Degree Completion Programs

Adult Degree Completion Programs are designed for the working professional who wants to complete their bachelor degree and needs classes in the evenings, weekends, and online. Adult Degree Programs are accelerated and often, some credit can be earned for life and work experience.

Information on Adult Degree Completion Programs at George Fox

Management and Organizational Leadership (16 month program)*

Project Management (16 month program)*

Healthcare Administration (16 month program)*

Social and Behavioral Studies (16 month program)*

Elementary Education (20 month program)*

RN (Registered Nurse) to BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) (16 month program)*

*Program length for students with an associate degree or equivalent.

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.