General Studies, B.A. (Jeffco 2+SLU)

This program plan is part of the formal 2+SLU transfer agreement between Jefferson College and Saint Louis University.

Students in this program will satisfy the degree requirements published in the 2020-2021 academic catalog at Jefferson College and the 2021-2022 academic catalog at SLU. Students must complete all courses and transfer to SLU on or before the spring 2026 semester.

Students who plan to transfer to SLU after spring 2026 should contact a transfer admission counselor to explore options.

Students who have been following a program plan from a previous year's academic catalog can reference their older program plan version at

Note: All Saint Louis University courses for this program are offered entirely online in eight-week terms, making advanced education more accessible for working professionals.

For additional information see the catalog entry for:

General Studies, B.A.

  • Students must complete all the courses outlined on the Program Plan unless an exception is approved by SLU.
  • Students must complete an application for admission.
  • Students may be subject to admission review under circumstances outlined in the Admission Policies.
  • Students must present a 2.50 cumulative GPA at the time of transfer to SLU.

Program Plans provide a guided pathway for students to earn an associate's degree at their home institution and a bachelor's degree at Saint Louis University. Students may change the sequence in which they complete courses at their home institution. Students who complete a course that is not part of this Program Plan are encouraged to contact SLU to see if the course could be substituted.

Jefferson College Courses

Transfer Course Transfer Course Title Transfer Course Credits Equivalent SLU Course Equivalent SLU Credits
Year One
ENG 101 College Composition I (MOTR ENGL 100) 3 ENGL 1500 3
MTH 134 or higher College Algebra (MOTR MATH 130) or higher 4 MATH 1200 4
PHL 102 Introduction to Philosophy (MOTR PHIL 100) 3 PHIL 1700 3
COL 100 or COL 101 or COL 136 Freshman Seminar or Introduction to College: Strategies for Success or Mastering the College Experience ** 1-3 General Elective 1-3
Elective 3 General Elective 3
Credits 14-16 14-16
ENG 102 College Composition II (MOTR ENGL 100) 3 ENGL 1900 3
MTH 132 Introductory Statistics (MOTR MATH 110) 3 STAT 1100 3
PHL 202 Ethics (MOTR PHIL 102) 3 PHIL 2050 3
PSY 101 General Psychology (MOTR PSYC 100) 3 PSY 1010 3
Elective 3 General Elective 3
Credits 15 15
Year Two
COM 110 Public Speaking (MOTR COMM 110) 3 CMM 1200 3
PHL 201 World Religions (MOTR RELG 100) 3 THEO 2710 3
Elective 3 General Elective 3
Natural Science with lab (MOTR course)(Choose any) 4 Natural Sciences Requirement 4
Social & Behavioral Sciences - Civics Course (MOTR Course)(Choose any) 3 General Elective 3
Credits 16 16
CIS 125 Computer Concepts and Applications * 4 CIS 1375 4
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (MOTR SOCI 101) 3 SOC 1100 3
Natural Science (lab optional)(MOTR course)(Choose any) 3 General Elective 3
Humanities and Fine Arts (MOTR Course)(Choose any except PHL) 3 Humanities Requirement 3
Elective ** 3 General Elective 3
Credits 16 16
St. Louis Community College Total Credits 61-63 61-63

Recommended. Contact SLU for additional options.


Only required if needed for AA.

Saint Louis University Courses

Note: All Saint Louis University courses for this program are offered entirely online in eight-week terms, making advanced education more accessible for working professionals.

Plan of Study Grid
Year Three
PST 1500 Igniting Success: Jesuit Education and the Adult Learner 2,3
ORLD 1000 Foundations of Effective Leadership 3
HUM 2000 Ethics of Writing 3
CIS 2300 Data-Driven Decision Making 3
HUM 3300 Then and Now: Thinking Historically 3
PMGT 1010 Fundamentals of Project Management 3
Humanities Elective 3
CORE 1605 The Big Questions in Theology 3
HUM 4100 Engaging Difference in a Pluralistic World 3
ENGL 4005 Business and Professional Writing 3
Year Four
ORLD 2500 Financial Concepts 3
Humanities Elective 3
HUM 3450 Interpreting Texts 3
ORLD 3300 Organizational Behavior and Team Effectiveness 3
HUM 3500 Writing in a Digital Age 3
HUM 4200 Working for the Common Good 3
Humanities Elective 3
HUM 4800 General Studies Capstone 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
 Total Credits59-60

For additional admission questions, please call 314-526-2825 or email