Manchester Community College English Literature Transfer Pathway

We have partnered with Manchester Community College to offer a Pathways Program that allows you to smoothly transition to UNH. This curriculum map shows you the MCC course sequence you should follow for seamless transfer into our BA in English Literature degree program.


Students can take these courses at MCC...

To fulfill these UNH degree requirements

Discovery Courses  
ENGL 110M ENGL 401 - Discovery writing skills course
Writing intensive course (from approved WI Discovery list) Discovery Writing Intensive (WI)
Math elective (from approved QR Discovery list) Discovery Quantitative Reasoning (QR)
Lab Science (from approved BS Discovery list) Discovery Biological Sciences (BS)
Lab Science (from approved PS Discovery list) Discovery Physical Sciences (PS)
Social Science elective (from approved SS Discovery list) Discovery Social Sciences (SS)
Social Science elective (from approved HP Discovery list) Discovery Historical Perspectives (HP)
Social Science elective (from approved WC or ETS Discovery list) Discovery World Cultures (WC) or Environment, Technology and Society (ETS)
Language/Humanities/Fine Arts Elective (from approved H Discovery list) Discovery Humanities (H)
Language/Humanities/Fine Arts Elective (from approved FPA Discovery list) Discover Fine and Performing Arts (FPA)
Social Science Elective (from approved ETS Discovery list)  
Major Courses  
ENGL 207M English Major: ENGL 419 - Introduction to Literary Analysis
ENGL 235M English Major: ENGL 516 - American Literature II
ENGL 223M English Major: ENGL 512 - British Literature I
ENGL 224M English Major: ENGL 514 - British Literature II
Other Courses  
English or General elective English or General elective
General elective General elective
General elective General elective
Quantitative Reasoning (MATH 109M) or higher level Math elective MATH 109M does not transfer, higher level Math elective transfers as a General elective


At UNH you will complete the following requirements to earn your bachelor's degree

Major Course Requirements
ENGL 619 - Critical Approaches to Literature
600/700 English Elective
600/700 American Literature Elective
600/700 British LIterature Elective
600/700 English Elective Dealing with Genre
600/700 English Elective Dealing with Race
English Major Seminar
Discovery Program Course Requirements
Discovery Requirements (if needed)
University Degree Requirements
General Elective Courses to fill remaining credits required for bachelor's degree (128 total)
University writing requirement**
Two semesters of an introductory foreign language***


* Click here for more information about UNH’s Discovery Program and a list of approved Discovery courses offered at MCC.

** Bachelor degree candidates are required to complete four writing-intensive courses, which must include: English 401- First Year Writing (or ENGL 110M at MCC) and three additional writing intensive courses, one in the student’s major and one at the 600-level or above.

*** Students can fulfill the foreign language requirement by: A) Completing one full year of introductory level courses in any foreign language, including American Sign Language, as long as they did not study the language for 2 or more years in high school, or B) Completing one semester or an intermediate- or advanced-level foreign language course.


Also note:
UNH accepts a maximum of 72 credits in transfer from 2-year institutions. Only courses completed with a grade of C or better will be accepted as transfer credits.