Dual/Joint Degree Transfer Agreement

Dual/Joint Degree Agreement for the Associate in Science Degree (AS) in Science for Forensics - Dual/Joint with John Jay

Transfer Major: Bachelor of Science (BS) - Forensic Science

Transfer College: John Jay College, CUNY

Office of Admissions

524 West 59th Street, L.64
New York, NY 10019

(212) 237-8863

Transfer to College Website

Effective Date: Fall 2007

Scholarship Information

Total transfer credits granted towards the Bachelor's degree: 60

Total additional credits needed at this senior college for the Bachelor's degree: minimum 45, maximum 60

Admissions Requirements

  • Application Required: No application required if enrolled in this program
  • Degree Requirement: Completed Associate of Science degree (AS) in Science for Forensics at QCC
  • Minimum CUM GPA: 2.0
  • Audition/Portfolio: Not applicable


  • Students are required to have a GPA of 2.5 or better in the foundation mathematics and science courses to graduate from the program at Queensborough Community College.
  • In order to enter John Jay as a junior, students will need to take a four-credit John Jay course, Chemistry 220: Quantitative Analysis.  This course is a prerequisite for junior year laboratories at John Jay and will be offered each summer at John Jay.
  • Students are encouraged to take Law 202: Law and Evidence, either on permit while at Queensborough or upon entry to John Jay.


General Education Requirements

General Education Requirements
Queensborough Community College John Jay College, CUNY
Course Number & Title Credits Course Number & Title Credits Credits Awarded
ENGL-101: English Composition I 3 ENG 101: Composition I 3 3
ENGL-102: English Composition II 3 ENG 102: English Composition II 3 3
MA-441: Analytic Geometry & Calculus I 4 MAT 241: Calculus I 4 4
CH-151: General Chemistry I* 4.5 CHE 103: General Chemistry I 4.5 4.5
Flexible Core: Select one from: 2A, 2B, 2C, or 2D** No more than one course per category** 9 Flexible Core 9 9
BI-201: General Biology I* 4 BI 103: Modern Biology I 4 4
CH-152: General Chemistry II* 4.5 CHE 104: General Chemistry II 4.5 4.5
Subtotal 32 Subtotal 32

Requirements for the Major

Requirements for the Major
Queensborough Community College John Jay College, CUNY
Course Number & Title Credits Course Number & Title Credits Credits Awarded
CH-251: Organic Chemistry I 5 CHE 201: Organic Chemistry I 5 5
CH-252: Organic Chemistry II 5 CHE 202: Organic Chemistry II 5 5
BI-202: General Biology II 4 BIO 104: Modern Biology II 4 4
MA-442: Analytic Geometry & Calculus II 4 MAT 242: Calculus II 4 4
PH-421: General Calculus Physics I*** 5 PHY 203: General Physics I 5 5
PH-422: General Calculus Physics II*** 5 PHY 204: General Physics II 5 5
Subtotal 28 Subtotal 28

Total Credits Completed and Awarded

Total Credits Completed and Awarded
Queensborough Community College John Jay College, CUNY
Total 60 Total 60

Additional Notes:

Active Articulation Agreement Notes:

  • *Students are required to take particular courses in some areas of the Common Core that fulfill both general education and major requirements.  If students do not take the required courses in the Common Core, they will have to take additional credits to complete their degree requirements.
  • **Whichever Flexible Core category is not fulfilled at Queensborough will be completed at John Jay, as stipulated by the waiver granted by CUNY.
  • ***Continuing students may complete the 3-course sequence (PH-411, PH-412 and PH-413) for PH-421 and PH-422.

DISCLAIMER: The final responsibility for successful transfer rests with the student. The information posted on this website is designed to assist students in obtaining the most accurate transfer-related information possible. However, this information is subject to change without notice, which may subsequently impact admission to a transfer college or university.

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